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October 2020 issue

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Interview

When the going gets tough...

As FD of Uganda Breweries, Busola Doregos FCCA extricated the business from the harsh consequences of super-hard lockdown

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Sourcing finance for sustainability

Covid has thrown a spanner in the works, but small businesses can still get access to the finance they need to achieve the UN’s sustainability goals – with the help of the finance professional

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Can Guyana escape the resource curse?

Long-term measures and a cultural shift are needed to eradicate corruption in the country’s public sector if looked-for oil riches are to be shared by all

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Covid-19

Balancing the books

Insights into the real-life budgeting challenges facing local government during and after the pandemic

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Serial entrepreneur Truong Duc Thang FCCA has a pedigree in launching new businesses in the country

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For Sim Siew Shan FCCA, CFO at AirAsia, understanding the nuts and bolts of the business is key to a role that encompasses the breadth of finance operations in Malaysia

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A global career in the pharmaceutical industry has equipped Bernard Birkett FCCA with the skills to take on the critical challenges posed by a pandemic

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For Duan Dawei, CFO and senior vice president at tech company iFLYTEK, artificial intelligence is the key to organisational resilience

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