Kpmg China

Tax rise imminent, warns KPMG China

John Tsang Chun-wah. Photo: Bloomberg

Taxes could rise in the near future as government spending on public housing and land development are expected put the budget in the red, a leading accounting firm has predicted.

Tuesday, 5 February, 2013, 5:02am 1 comment

Move to localise Big Four managers

Beijing's latest measure to localise the mainland operations of the Big Four accounting firms have been welcomed by several of the firms and the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA).

The new rules will dilute the control that Hong Kong and foreign accountants exert over the firms' mainland operations.

11 May 2012 - 12:00am

KPMG China shores up its talent pool

In spite of global economic uncertainties, KPMG China is increasing its intake of graduates for 2012 from around 1,500 last year to between 1,700 and 2,000 this year. Such recruitment is an integral part of the firm's hiring strategy that supports its 9,000 employees in 13 offices, including China, Hong Kong and Macau.

9 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Premium for professional passion

Interest and passion are two of the qualities KPMG management and human resources professionals are seeking in potential recruits at the CPA Australia Career Expo.

14 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Mainland cash flow buoys HK exchange

Hong Kong's decision to accept mainland accounting standards is expected to boost liquidity on the bourse, encouraging more firms from across the border to raise capital here and enhance the international status of the city's stock exchange.

21 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

On the Move

Stuart Hedley Vice-president professional services SHL

Hedley will cover China, Hong Kong and Singapore. He has also worked in the US and Britain and has led accounts including Aegon, International Baccalaureate and Coca-Cola.

Anthony Lee Executive director Swiss Privilege

21 Mar 2011 - 12:00am

Finding the perfect match: PolyU graduates and employers

Get an early start in job search

Alan Chan, graduate trainee, Oracle Systems Hong Kong

After graduating last year with a double degree in business administration and engineering, Alan Chan Chi-shing is working for Oracle Systems Hong Kong as a graduate trainee, providing consulting services on system integration and implementation for various information systems.

18 Mar 2011 - 12:00am

What's On

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22 Aug 2009 - 12:00am

KPMG explores new avenues to lift revenue

KPMG will increase efforts to expand its advisory services in Asia to offset the impact of the decline in initial public offerings and other transactions amid the financial crisis, according to new KPMG Asia-Pacific chairman Carlson Tong Ka-shing.

27 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

Preparation is key to making an impression

Contestants must thoroughly prepare themselves for a job interview and also show nerves of steel, says Simmy Cheng, assistant general manager for human resources and administration at Orient Overseas Container Line.

18 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

Appointments

Will Hwang

Country manager, Taiwan and Hong Kong

Adobe Systems

Mr Hwang will handle strategic planning and multi-regional business development in Taiwan and Hong Kong. He has previously held positions at Oracle, BEA Systems, TriOne, Candle, IBM and the Institute for Information Industry.

Andrew Morris

Director

12 Jan 2009 - 12:00am

Appointments

Natalia Seng

President

Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries

Mrs Seng is an executive director of Tricor Group. As joint head of corporate services and China consultancy services, she oversees corporate services in Hong Kong and on the mainland.

Darby Doll

5 Jan 2009 - 12:00am

Banks seens as good buys by mid-2009

Profits will still grow, KPMG says

A return to robust economic growth on the mainland may still be three years off, but early-bird investors in the country's bank stocks could begin returning to the market by the middle of next year, a senior executive of KPMG China said.

10 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

Appointments

Alan Man

Business leader, Hong Kong

Black & Veatch

Mr Man has 28 years of experience in a wide range of waterworks installations, including pipelines, rehabilitation of water mains, water transfer tunnels, service reservoirs, pumping stations and water treatment works.

Stefan Bollhalder

General manager

4 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Rapid growth equals hiring

KPMG needs 2,000 new graduates and 500 qualified professionals

Mainland firms are going global and growing rapidly, and KPMG, one of the Big Four accountancy firms, is no exception.

12 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

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