Member News | KPMG Venture Pulse Q2 2017: Global Analysis of Venture Funding

Venture Pulse Q2 2017: Global Analysis of Venture Funding  Welcome to the Q2’17 edition of the KPMG Enterprise Venture Pulse Report. In this quarter’s report, we highlight the key trends, opportunities and challenges facing the venture capital (VC) market globally and in key regions around the world. Despite an ongoing decline in the number of VC deals …

Member News | CKGSB Knowledge: Managing Millennials in the Workplace

Can managers cope with a new generation? For most of human history, integrating a new generation into society has been pretty straightforward—the youngsters were shown what needed to be done, they did it as well as they could (or faced serious consequences if they didn’t), and over time, earned a place for themselves in society.

Member News | CKGSB Knowledge: Can China Move Beyond Its Cheap Reputation?

If you think ‘Made in China’ is always associated with cheap and low quality goods, think again. DJI—the first choice for any drone fan—is headquartered in Shenzhen and dominates 70% of the consumer drone market; Huawei, the telecommunication company that developed its first branded smartphone only five years ago, has already become the third largest …

Member News | Colliers International Reports on Development Path of Characteristic Towns

Wondering how to integrate IP resources in characteristic town development? The global leading real estate service firm, Colliers International releases a series of reports on characteristic towns development. The first report “Development Path of Characteristic Towns: Integration and Creation of IP Resources” touches on effective methods of IP integration and evaluative criteria for IP resources …

Member News | Press release: New insurance accounting standard brings greater comparability for investors and analysts: KPMG

New insurance accounting standard brings greater comparability for investors and analysts: KPMG The new insurance contracts accounting standard published today by the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) brings greater comparability for investors and analysts, according to KPMG International ·        Increased transparency about profitability expected ·        Potential for greater volatility of insurers’ financial results and equity ·        Major implementation …

Recent News | 2017 Australian Federal Budget Overview

On the 9th of May, the Turnbull Government handed down the 2017 Federal Budget, which emphasises economic growth and revenue raising measures as key to restoring budget surplus. Below is a brief summary: Financial Institutions The 2017 Federal Budget introduces a suite of measures to increase the accountability and efficiency of major financial institutions. From …

Member News | Join Telstra to celebrate outstanding women

Telstra is calling for nominations for the second annual Telstra Business Woman in Asia Award. If you know of any successful and inspiring female in Asia, please help Telstra recognise them by making a nomination. This year, the Telstra Business Woman in Asia Award is open to residents of Asia who are: Employees in the …