ASCA chairman Dr Abu-Ghazaleh presents Mohammed Julfar with the ASCA's Shield.

EIGHTEEN EMPLOYEES of Dubai Municipality who successfully acquired the Arab Certified Professional Accountant (ACPA) certificate were honoured by the Arab Society of Certified Accountants (ASCA) at a special ceremony held at Dubai Municipality headquarters.

The ceremony was held in the presence of Dr Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, ASCA chairman, and Mohammed Abdul Kareem Julfar, the Dubai Municipality’s Assistant Director General for Financial and Fixed Assets Affairs.

Wave of change 

The event witnessed stimulating lectures by the UAE Accountants and Auditors Association (AAA), Dubai Municipality and ASCA, where Dr Abu-Ghazaleh delivered a talk on the topic ‘Learning in the Knowledge Age’.

“We have ridden the wave of change over the decades, adapting to technological advances, reinventing ourselves along the way and building on our past and present achievements. We are also maximising the potential of our organization by utilising cloud technology, a dedicated Internet line, and our global outreach to make this dream a reality,” he said.