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March 2021 Issue of A Plus magazine - Message from the HKICPA President Raymond Cheng
01 Apr 2021
Mr. Raymond Cheng, Chairman of HLB Hodgson Impey Cheng Limited and President of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (the “Institute”), delivered his President’s Message to members in March 2021 Issue of A Plus (the Institute's official magazine).

In late March 2021, Mr. Cheng attended two briefing sessions on the consultation on the proposed framework for the one member one vote election of the President and Vice-Presidents. Mr. Cheng welcomed all members to submit their views on the proposed election framework, before the consultation period ends on 31 May 2021. Mr. Cheng said, “These proposals are not cast in stone, your views are important for us to help us meet your expectations about how we change our election model.”

In addition, Mr. Cheng extended his congratulations to over 650 new members who joined the Institute after passing the December 2020 session of the Qualification Programme (QP) examination.

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HLB's Global Annual Review and Transparency Report 2020
19 Mar 2021
HLB International has released 2020 Global Annual Review as well as 2020 Global Transparency Report. As a Principal Member Firm since 1993, HLB Hodgson Impey Cheng Limited continue our active participation in HLB International. Our Mr. Raymond Cheng (Chairman) is Council Member and Mr. Jonathan Lai (Risk Management Director) is Alternate Council Member as well as Finance Committee Member of HLB International, while our Mr. Jack Tien (Director) is Deputy Chairman of HLB Asia Pacific.

Please click here to read 2020 Global Annual Review and 2020 Global Transparency Report.
HKICPA President Raymond Cheng interviewed by Now News (Now新聞台)
15 Mar 2021
Mr. Raymond Cheng, Chairman of HLB Hodgson Impey Cheng Limited and President of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA), was interviewed by Now News (Now新聞台) in《now Report》in March 2021, and talked about the impact on the accounting profession arising from the restrictions on registry searches.

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February 2021 Issue of A Plus magazine - Message from the HKICPA President Raymond Cheng
03 Mar 2021
Mr. Raymond Cheng, Chairman of HLB Hodgson Impey Cheng Limited and President of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (the “Institute”), delivered his President’s Message to members in February 2021 Issue of A Plus (the Institute's official magazine). Mr. Cheng also took part in the Institute's budget commentary forum with the media and shared the Institute’s views about the 2021-2022 budget. Moreover, in February, Mr. Cheng has set up the second of the new task forces to address issues arising from the Financial Reporting Council’s assessment on the Institute.

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HKICPA President Raymond Cheng’s responded to the Government’s 2021-2022 Budget
25 Feb 2021
Mr. Raymond Cheng, Chairman of HLB Hodgson Impey Cheng Limited and President of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA) responded to the 2021-2022 Budget on 24 February 2021 and agreed that the government needs to manage its finances carefully.

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24 Feb 2021 香港會計師公會新聞網
經濟日報
星島日報
商業電台
蘋果日報
華富財經
彭博商業周刊
香港中國通訊社
香港01
信報
無綫新聞
頭條日報
新城電台
巴士的報
匯港資訊
經濟通
財華社
25 Feb 2021 經濟日報
香港商報
蘋果日報
Long Service Awards and Qualified Premiums Presentation Ceremony 2021
23 Feb 2021
HLB Hodgson Impey Cheng Limited held our annual Long Service Awards and Qualified Premiums Presentation Ceremony in February 2021.

Mr. Raymond Cheng, Chairman of our Firm, presented the Long Service Awards to a number of staff members in recognition of their loyalty, dedication and contributions to the Firm over the years.

Mr. Cheng also presented the Qualified Premiums to a number of staff members who have newly qualified as members of Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA).

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HKICPA President Raymond Cheng told media about upcoming consultation paper on “one member one vote” for election of HKICPA’s President and other topical issues
08 Feb 2021
Mr. Raymond Cheng, Chairman of HLB Hodgson Impey Cheng Limited and President of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA), has told media that the HKICPA will soon issue a consultation paper on “one member one vote” for the election of the HKICPA’s President and Vice-Presidents.

Mr. Cheng also talked about other topical issues, including investigating the issue of long working hours in Hong Kong’s accounting profession, supporting Small-and-Medium Practitioners in digitalization, legal and compliance issues for accountants, and HKICPA’s response to HKEX’s recent consultation on proposal to increase the profit requirements for Main Board listing applicants.

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08 Feb 2021 經濟日報
蘋果日報
星島日報
南華早報
香港01
信報
明報
東方日報
香港商報
巴士的報
HKICPA President Raymond Cheng interviewed by Metro Finance FM104 (新城財經台)
02 Feb 2021
Mr. Raymond Cheng, Chairman of HLB Hodgson Impey Cheng Limited and President of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA), was interviewed by Metro Finance FM104 (新城財經台) in 《香樹輝King King傾》 on 2 February 2021, and talked about the tax policy and budget proposals for 2021-22.

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02 Feb 2021 新城電台
星島日報
巴士的報
信報
頭條日報
Mr. Raymond Cheng - interviews and articles in A Plus Magazine
01 Feb 2021
Mr. Raymond Cheng, Chairman of HLB Hodgson Impey Cheng Limited and President of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (the “Institute”), appeared in various interviews and articles in January 2021 Issue of A Plus (the Institute's official magazine).

President's Message

As the Institute’s new President for 2021, Mr. Raymond Cheng delivered his President’s Message to members, under the headline: “The Institute has an important role to play in helping our members to recover from the challenges of the pandemic and harness new opportunities in the future.” Mr. Cheng also laid out 10 focus areas for the Institute for 2021, as well as the Institute’s 2021-22 budget proposals.

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Institutes news

As Institute President, Mr. Raymond Cheng took part in a press conference announcing the Institute’s budget proposals for 2021-22 under the theme “Preparing for the recovery”, and provided recommendations to the government ahead of the Financial Secretary’s Budget Speech in February 2021.

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Leadership Profile - Leading Through Uncertainty

In Leadership Profile under the theme “Leading Through Uncertainty“, Mr. Raymond Cheng talked about his top priorities for 2021 and the groundwork that has already been laid for a more resilient profession.

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Spring Celebration Greetings from HKICPA President Raymond Cheng
29 Jan 2021
Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA) has released a celebration video to welcome and celebrate the Chinese New Year and the Year of the OX. In the celebration video, Mr. Raymond Cheng, Chairman of HLB Hodgson Impey Cheng Limited and President of HKICPA, wishes everyone good fortune, and a happy, healthy and prosperous year ahead.

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HKICPA President Raymond Cheng met with the media to give recommendations for the government’s budget
22 Jan 2021
Mr. Raymond Cheng, Chairman of HLB Hodgson Impey Cheng Limited and President of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA) met with the media on 20 January 2021 and announced the tax policy and budget proposals for 2021-2022.

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20 Jan 2021 香港會計師公會新聞網
經濟日報
星島日報
蘋果日報
香港商報
商業電台
新城電台
Now新聞
阿思達克財經新聞
無綫新聞(影片)
有線新聞(影片)
信報
經濟通
東方日報
頭條日報
英文虎報
香港01
香港電台
華富財經
匯港資訊
觀點網絡
21 Jan 2021 經濟日報
東方日報
信報
大公報