THE auditors of both Capital World and Pacific Star Development have flagged uncertainties in their ability to continue as going concerns in relation to their financial statements for the year...

[SYDNEY] Australia's financial intelligence agency on Tuesday ordered the appointment of an external auditor to examine Paypal Australia's compliance with anti-money laundering and counter-...

MAINBOARD-LISTED disc producer Datapulse Technology has engaged Travelodge Hotels Asia (TLA) as the hotel operator of Bay Hotel Singapore, after having appointed TLA last month to manage Holiday...

HOCK LOCK SIEW

IT WAS bound to come to this: the overhaul of the auditing industry in the United Kingdom is set to result in higher audit fees for the companies and businesses paying for them, as audit firms in...

WHEN a company falters, who takes the blame? Did the financial statements fail to communicate the underlying performance of the company? Were the disclosures inadequate in highlighting the key...

CFA SINGAPORE INSIGHTS

SINGAPORE-based SIA Group pulled its SilkAir Boeing 737 Max 8 fleet from service following the Ethiopian Airlines crash in which all 157 passengers on board perished.

MAINBOARD-LISTED mineral and resources company Abterra Ltd has obtained the Singapore Exchange's approval for an extension to release its unaudited FY2018 results by June 30, the company said in a...

[BEIJING] China will audit 77 major pharmaceutical companies, including the local arms of Sanofi, Eli Lilly & Co. and Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., after one of its largest listed drugmakers was...

COMMENTARY

IF we ever need proof that audit opinion matters, look no further than what happened to IHH Healthcare Bhd.

[LONDON] Britain's business ministry will consult further on sweeping reforms of the audit market, it told Reuters, stopping short of legislation demanded by lawmakers.