The survey, conducted from November to January, found half (51 per cent) of senior management roles in mainland companies were held by women, more than double the 25 per cent from a similar survey last year.Friday, 8 March, 2013, 2:11pm
A former top Hong Kong accountant who has spent the past two years battling extradition to the city from Spain could be freed from prison "within two or three months'', according to one of his lawyers.11 Nov 2012 - 5:10am
Six positions at Hong Kong-based accounting firm Grant Thornton Jingdu Tianhua are currently vacant in assurance, tax and advisory services, and the company is looking to hire at least 50 more staff over the coming year, in line with its global growth plan.17 Feb 2012 - 12:00am
For many, the attraction of joining an accounting firm lies in the variety of industries they can explore. However, few can visualise the full range of possibilities and challenges when applying for a job.
For example, Ken Yam had barely started working with Grant Thornton Jingdu Tianhua when he got involved in auditing a coal-mining company in China's Shandong province.22 Jul 2011 - 12:00am
JBPB & Co, the accountancy firm formerly known as Grant Thornton, agreed in the Court of First Instance yesterday not to touch any data stored in a computer it provided Sim Kon-fah, a former partner who faces a HK$640 million civil claim with five others over a partnership deal gone bad.15 Jan 2011 - 12:00am
JBPB & Co, the accountancy firm formerly known as Grant Thornton, is suing six former partners for HK$640 million.
A High Court writ filed on Wednesday claims the six partners conspired to 'injure the interests' of the firm and did not act honestly to advance its business interests.24 Dec 2010 - 12:00am
Gamal Aziz, president and CEO of MGM Hospitality, MGM Resorts International6 Nov 2010 - 12:00am
A prominent Hong Kong Portuguese couple have failed in their attempt to recover US$2 million from accountants Grant Thornton. The money was allegedly taken by a runaway partner in the firm, Gabriel Ricardo Dias-Azedo.8 Jun 2010 - 12:00am
Manager wanted to provide technical advice on accounting and auditing practices for global firm
An opportunity has arisen for a high-flying accounting professional who has a keen understanding of international practice standards.28 Jun 2008 - 12:00am
Hong Kong private businesses will need to ramp up their commitment to fraud prevention in order to catch up with the rest of the world, according to a survey released yesterday.12 Jun 2008 - 12:00am
HR services manager
Coming from one of New Zealand's leading HR consultancies, Ms Peebles has a post graduate honours degree in Industrial and Organisational Psychology and over 17 years experience as a marketing/research consultant and 10 years in career development across a broad range of industries.12 May 2008 - 12:00am
Cost management is the main reason for companies in Hong Kong to adopt corporate social responsibility policies, a global survey has found.18 Mar 2008 - 12:00am
One key figure does not add up on the books of Hong Kong accountants - the number of staff.26 Jan 2008 - 12:00am
Study on buisness leaders' working hours places HK 10th30 May 2007 - 12:00am
WHILE MOST GRADUATES flock to the Big Four, Hong Kong's 'second-tier' accounting firms are also in the market for new talent.
Grant Thornton, with close to 200 professionals in Hong Kong and 80 in Beijing and Shanghai, usually hires about 15 graduates a year. Last year, though, it took on 20, offering salaries of about $10,000 a month.19 Feb 2005 - 12:00am