Abu-Ghazaleh Chairs ASCA (Jordan) 33rd General Assembly Meeting


AMMAN – The Arab Society of Certified Accountants (ASCA-Jordan), a member of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Foundation (TAG-Foundation) held its 33rd ordinary meeting, chaired by HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, chairman of ASCA.

During the meeting, Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh highly praised the efforts of ASCA’s Administrative Board members, especially the founders who have supporting its business and activities for 38 years, affirming that, ASCA, since its inception in 1986, has been the sole association in the region that offers capacity building, education and training in the accounting industry.

Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh also highlighted ASCA's continuous endeavor to develop accounting, management, and the relevant disciplines, praising the level ASCA has achieved, and the efforts that the members of the administrative body, staff, and the board of directors have exerted.

On the other hand, Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh praised the positive outcomes that ASCA (Jordan) accomplished during the year 2022, as well as its role in facilitating, developing, and financing a wide range of translated materials issued by the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC).

The Executive Director of ASCA, Mr. Salem Al-Ouri, delivered the report of the Administrative Board that addresses ASCA’s accomplishments for the year ending December 31, 2022, as well as its future plans. The report further explains ASCA’s membership benefits and the most important professional publications that have been translated, printed, and published, including the monthly professional journal.

Regarding training and qualification, the report indicated that the training courses were conducted using several methods; digital and face-to-face, both at the level of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan and the Arab countries. The report also indicated that work is underway to enhance cooperation to conclude joint agreements between a group of organizations and government entities inside and outside the Kingdom.

It is worth mentioning that ASCA always seeks to develop accounting and management as well as the relevant disciplines and principles that apply to all or some professional services. It also seeks to develop the level of competence, practice, and behavior to raise the bar of professional practices through its interest in accounting publications, and by following the most recent trends in accounting and auditing.