CPA Canada announces RMA with Hong Kong CPAs
International recognition agreements advance labour mobility for Canadian chartered professional accountants
TORONTO, June 19, 2018 – The Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) today announced the signing of a Reciprocal Membership Agreement (RMA) with the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA).
The agreement, which came into effect June 1, 2018, provides for increased recognition of qualified professional accountants and identifies an expedited pathway by which one body's members are eligible to obtain the credential of the other.
"The signing of this agreement clearly demonstrates the commitment of the Canadian CPA profession to help advance labour mobility through international recognition," says Joy Thomas, president and CEO, CPA Canada. "These agreements help our members by reducing barriers to global career opportunities as well as attract top talent to Canada which contributes to economic growth as well as social well-being."
For qualification inquiries, contact CPA Canada’s member development and support. Visit CPA Canada’s “International credential recognition” for more information.
Posted by Canadian Accountant. Press release by CPA Canada.