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Business Strategies: Luxury At Any Price

High-end brands offer experiences as much as services. It’s a trait that – in an increasingly customer-focused world – all businesses can and should adopt. Ask five people to define the concept of brand in a business context and you may hear five different answers. Is it simply a product manufactured by a company under

2019-05-09T08:39:39+12:00May 9th, 2019|UHY International|

Can AI Make Us Better?

From home assistants like Alexa to apps like Uber, artificial intelligence (AI) is already making our lives more convenient. But beyond lifestyle gains, can it be harnessed to help overcome bigger challenges for the benefit of all? At the 2018 Google I/O conference Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google Inc., stated: “We are at an important

2019-02-27T08:10:58+12:00February 27th, 2019|UHY International|

UHY International Study: Blockchain Patents

Chinese companies filed 32% of all global blockchain patents in 2017 as investment in technology grows. US businesses close behind with 29% of blockchain patents Chinese companies also have big lead in developing AI technology Governments may need to consider more R&D tax incentives 32% of all global patents for blockchain technology were filed by

2019-01-31T10:40:48+12:00January 31st, 2019|UHY International|

New Member Firm in Brazil Joins the UHY Network

We welcome Bendoraytes & Cia – Auditores Independentes, our new member firm in Brazil, to the global accountancy network UHY, extending our coverage within South America. The UHY Brazil firm is in the process of adopting the UHY branding and will be known as UHY Bendoraytes & Cia - Auditores Independentes. Bendoraytes & Cia –

2019-01-24T09:14:23+12:00January 24th, 2019|UHY International|

UHY Asia-Pacific Conference 2018

UHY Haines Norton Audit and Assurance Director Sungesh Singh shares his experiences of attending the UHY International Asia-Pacific Conference held in Malaysia recently. The UHY Asia-Pacific Conference was held in Kuala Lumpur this year. The weather was warm and the food was absolutely fantastic! The theme for the conference this year was “driving revenue”. This

2018-08-09T11:35:09+12:00August 9th, 2018|UHY International|

UHY Haines Norton and Sothertons Announce National Merger

Mid-tier accounting and advisory network UHY Haines Norton has confirmed they are to merge with the Sothertons network across Australia and become UHY Haines Norton Australian and New Zealand network, with rebranding set for July 1. UHY Haines Norton chairman, Michael Coughtrey, said the Sothertons firms across Australia had a very strong synergy with the

2018-06-26T11:09:42+12:00June 26th, 2018|UHY International|

New Zealand Outperforms On Tourist Spending

A new study by UHY International finds that New Zealand’s tourist expenditure is four times higher than the global average, and more developed economies are struggling to expand their tourist infrastructure as quickly as emerging market rivals. Tourist spending represents 5% of New Zealand’s economy, four times higher than the global average of 1.2%, shows

2018-06-15T10:49:38+12:00June 14th, 2018|UHY International|

Getting The Gig

UHY International takes a look at how the rise of the independent worker, paid on a task-by-task basis, is fundamentally changing working patterns around the world. A report released in 2016 by the McKinsey Global Institute estimated that between 20-30% of workers in the US and 15 major European Union economies made part of their

2018-03-09T11:07:26+12:00March 9th, 2018|UHY International|

Is This The End Of Globalisation?

The January 2018 issue of UHY Global looks at globalisation and its reported demise.  In January 2017, a newly elected Donald Trump took to the stage for his inauguration speech and signalled the end for globalisation as we know it – at least, that is how many of his listeners took it. President Trump talked

2018-02-08T09:04:05+12:00February 8th, 2018|UHY International|

Accountancy Network UHY Haines Norton Announces New Melbourne Firm

National accounting and advisory network UHY Haines Norton has added a new Melbourne office, with local firm Cohen Fasciani joining the Australian and New Zealand network. UHY Haines Norton chairman, Michael Coughtrey, said Cohen Fasciani had a strong synergy with the member network and would strengthen the firm's national and international offering. "In such a

2017-02-28T09:09:32+12:00February 28th, 2017|UHY International|