Immigration policy should emulate Singapore’s. If an immigrant can find a job here, they and their family should be allowed to live here
New rules are comingto improve auditor independence and hold them accountable for their work. As watchdogs, auditors are required to see all, hear all and tell all, and the capital market regulator wants to make sure they do. Also, the audit profession will no longer be allowed to self-regulate.
The wealthy invest in ‘passion assets’. In high demand are precious gemstones, diamonds and branded jewellery. Blue sapphires and rare gems from Sri Lanka also make these lists. Fifteen years ago a high-quality blue sapphire had a ceiling price of $3,000 per carat.Now it can fetch as much as $30,000.