To provide an organisation for ASEAN Accountants for the further advancement of the status of the profession in the region with the view to establishing an ASEAN philosophy on the accounting profession.
Facilitating Mutual Learning and Sharing between Accountants in ASEAN and India, AFA Looks at Collaboration with ICAI
AFA welcomes the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) into its Associate membership at the 131st AFA Council meeting (April 27, 2021). ICAI is the Federations tenth Associate Member, further highlighting the strong interest towards development of accountancy profession in ASEAN and AFAs role as the regional body for the profession.
AFA recognises ICAIs role as a regulator with public interest oversight function, its active participation in many international groupings and organisations, qualification reciprocity agreements with many outstanding PAOs, and contribution to international projects in different jurisdictions. As the second largest professional body of Chartered Accountants in the world, ICAI can contribute to AFA and its member organisations collective efforts in developing the ASEAN accountancy profession.
AFA looks forward to working together with ICAI to facilitate mutual learning and sharing opportunities between accountants in ASEAN and India.
Read the full statement: AFA_Release_AFA Welcomes ICAI as AFA Associate Member (April 27, 2021)