The role of technology in Singapore’s vision to be a global accountancy hub

As reported earlier, accountancy is one of five key sub-sectors of the (ITM) launched in January this year to develop into a globally-leading Professional Services Industry driven by innovation and partnerships. Sharing the collective goal with the other four key subs-sectors are , and engineering, , and , the ITM targets an annual growth rate of 4.6% to reach $31 billion in value-add by 2020, and to create 5,500 new PMET jobs per year.

Singapore recently launched a S$2.4-million to help firms adopt technology, and the (PCP) for Professionals.

Source: OpenGovAsia

 

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