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08 Nov

 

Asia Pacific business leaders’ confidence hits three year high despite trade frictions 

 

37% of APEC CEOs are very confident of revenue growth during the next 12 months, up from 28% in 2016 despite trade policy uncertainty and related political tensions in many of the economies that make up APEC. 

 

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20 Oct

 

PwC’s Global Basel Leader shared international experience with Vietnamese banks

 

On October 19th and 20th, PwC Vietnam held a workshop for banks’ leaders on “The Next Generation of Risk Weighted Assets – an International Perspective and the Readiness of Vietnam’s Banking Sector”.

 

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18 Oct

 

The spotlight is on Vietnam

 

Leading professional services firm PwC Vietnam hosted the media today to share key insights from its special report on Vietnam’s growing potential as one of Asia’s fastest rising economies.

 

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13 Oct

 

PwC Vietnam and University of Information Technology cooperate on recruitment and training

 

PwC Vietnam and the University of Information Technology (UIT) will strengthen cooperation in recruitment and training in the fields of Telecommunications - Information Technology (IT) and Communications. A memorandum of understanding to officialise this was signed on 13 October 2017 in Ho Chi Minh City. 

 

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12 Oct

 

PwC Vietnam and Microsoft Vietnam co-organise workshop on cybersecurity and digitalization

 

With the aim to provide insights, updated technology and appropriate processes to tackle cyber threats in the digital era, PwC Vietnam and Microsoft Vietnam jointly held a workshop on ‘Building confidence in your digitalisation’ on 11 October 2017 in Ho Chi Minh City.

 

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05 Oct

 

PwC revenues grow by 7% to record US$37.7 billion

 

For the year ending 30 June 2017, PwC’s firms around the world reported total gross revenues of US$37.7 billion.  At constant exchange rates (or local currency), revenues grew by almost 7%, marking 20 years of consecutive revenue growth for the PwC network.

 

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09 Sep

 

PwC Vietnam’s HackaDay 2017: Cyber security competition for university students 

 

Today, PwC Vietnam has successfully organised a cyber security competition for undergraduate students titled ‘HackaDay 2017’. The contest drew 25 teams who competed in PwC’s offices in both Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, and a guest team joining online from Malaysia. 

 

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10 Aug

 

Cracking global transportation challenge for future generation

 

With over US$14 trillion expected to be invested in global transport infrastructure projects by 2025, a new report from Strategy&, PwC’s strategy consulting business, lays bare the need for a collaborative and tech-savvy approach to developing sustainable and inclusive transport systems. It also outlines the inherent risks for developing and developed nations alike if they fail to do so.

 

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12 Jul

 

Women outperform men in seed crowdfunding

 

PwC and The Crowdfunding Centre today launched their joint report, Women Unbound: Unleashing female entrepreneurial potential, which explores the experience of women in achieving finance raising success through seed crowdfunding compared with more traditional finance raising routes. 

 

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28 Jun

 

Global Top 100 reach record $17.4 trillion in PwC’s Global Top 100 companies ranking, with the US extending lead

 

The market capitalisation of the 100 largest companies globally increased significantly by $1,861bn or 12% compared to 31 March 2016, according to PwC’s Global Top 100 ranking, released today. This increase more than reversed the dip in 2016 and is the highest value on record.

 

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30 May

 

PwC (Vietnam) Limited - new legal entity’s name

 

We are pleased to announce that the name of the legal entity PricewaterhouseCoopers (Vietnam) Limited has officially changed to PwC (Vietnam) Limited from 30 May 2017.

 

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07 Apr

 

Majority of global financial services companies plan to increase FinTech partnerships as 88% concerned they will lose revenue to innovators

 

A large majority of global banks, insurers and investment managers intend to increase their partnerships with FinTech companies over the next 3 - 5 years, according to a new PwC report Redrawing the lines: FinTech’s growing influence on Financial Services.

 

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29 Mar

 

PwC expands relationship with Microsoft

 

The PwC network today announced plans to expand its current alliance with Microsoft globally. This will allow PwC firms across the globe to enhance their ability to support clients pursuing large scale digital and business transformation enabled by Microsoft technology.

 

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01 Mar

 

Global trends driving local change: Vietnam releases new transfer pricing decree

 

On 24 February 2017, the Vietnamese government released transfer pricing (TP) decree No. 20/2017/ND-CP, “Providing tax administration applicable to enterprises having controlled transactions” (“Decree 20”), which will take effect from 1 May 2017.

 

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08 Feb

 

PwC named one of world’s most powerful brands

 

PwC has retained its position as the number one professional services brand, and one of the world’s top ten most powerful brands in the Brand Finance Index 2017.

 

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07 Feb

 

The World in 2050 report: Vietnam to be 20th largest economy by 2050

 

Shift of global economic power to emerging economies set to continue in long run, with India, Indonesia and Vietnam among star performers

 

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16 Jan

 

CEO confidence rises despite new risks and uncertainty

 

In PwC’s 20th annual survey of CEOs worldwide, 38% (2016: 35%) are very confident about their company’s growth prospects in the next 12 months while 29% (2016:27%) believe global economic growth will pick up in 2017.

 

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04 Jan

 

How effective is your diversity & inclusion programme? PwC launches new tool to help organisations find out

 

 

Today, PwC launches a new tool to help companies around the world measure the maturity of their D&I programmes. By taking an online survey – available here – they can compare their programme to others in their industry and region, and analyse their responses to understand how mature the components of their D&I programme are: Emerging, Basic, Progressing or Differentiated.

 

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17 Nov

 

Trade and business uncertainty won’t hold back investment for APEC

 

Over half of APEC business leaders plan to increase their investments over the next 12 months despite reporting fragile confidence in prospects for near-term revenue growth. CEOs in Vietnam stand out for having more business confidence, with 50% saying they are very confident in near-time revenue growth. This is higher than the regional average of 28%, according to PwC's APEC CEO Survey 2016-2017.

 

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25 Oct

 

Companies shifting more R&D spending away from physical products to software and services: 2016 Global Innovation 1000 Study

 

According to the study by PwC's Strategy&, companies who reported faster revenue growth relative to key competitors allocated 25 percent more of their R&D budgets to software offerings than companies who reported slower  growth.

 

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04 Oct

 

FY16 global revenues rise to record US$35.9 billion as PwC looks to future

 

 

“The strength of our brand, the opportunities we provide for our people, the quality of our services and our focus on meeting the needs of our stakeholders are at the heart of PwC and how we measure our success,” commented Bob Moritz, Chairman of PricewaterhouseCoopers International Ltd. “Our revenue growth in FY16 across all major markets and businesses is testament to our fundamental purpose of building trust and solving problems.” Find out more on PwC’s FY16 global annual review via our fact sheet here.

 

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23 Aug

 

PwC Legal Continues Asia Expansion with Partner Hire in Vietnam

 

PwC has appointed Nasir Dao - PKM Abdul as partner in Vietnam and head of the PwC Legal offices in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. Nasir joins from Gide Loyrette Nouel, where he was heading the Vietnam practice. Prior to Gide Loyrette Nouel, Nasir worked at Hogan Lovells and led their Vietnam offices.

 

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19 Jul

 

Emerging markets will drive innovation in the payments industry

 

PwC’s report “Emerging Markets – Driving the Payments Transformation” looks at the dynamic nature of emerging markets, especially payments, which creates challenges that have never confronted the developed world, but also opens up opportunities for innovation and growth. Download the full report here.

 

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06 Jul

 

The US extends its leading position in PwC’s Global Top 100 companies ranking

 

The market capitalisation of the 100 largest companies globally decreased significantly for the first time since post-crisis levels, down 4% compared to 31 March 2015 according to PwC’s Global Top 100 ranking, released today. The main drivers of the decrease were Chinese companies, which were heavily affected by market conditions in China over the year, and Europe, which struggled with economic growth this year.

 

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06 Jun

 

PwC lists ten tech-driven forces shaping financial services in 2020

 

PwC’s new report Financial Services Technology 2020 and Beyond: Embracing disruption captures the real-world implications of ten technological advances on the industry and those who must supervise and tackle them.

 

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17 May

 

Global Internet inclusion could lift 500m out of poverty, and add over $6trn to global GDP

 

Internet growth has slowed because of barriers to online access and usage in the telecom, content and retail markets

 

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21 Apr

 

Vietnam CEOs must act immediately to benefit from FTAs, say panellists at Vietnam CEO Conference 2016 (co-organised by PwC Vietnam and VCCI)

 

About 150 CEOs gathered at the Vietnam CEO Conference 2016, themed “Economic integration & trade liberalisation: Vision for Vietnam businesses”, co-organised by PwC Vietnam and VCCI, to discuss how Vietnamese businesses can take action to ensure they benefit from free trade agreements (FTAs).

 

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15 Mar

 

Traditional Financial Services Firms fear almost a quarter of their business is at risk from FinTechs

 

The report features the responses of 544 CEOs, Heads of Innovation, CIOs and top management involved in digital and technological transformation across the FS industry in 46 countries.

 

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25 Feb

 

Losses rise as Cybercrime exposes organisations’ ‘passive approach’ to economic crime

 

The PwC Global Economic Crime Survey 2016 interviewed over 6000 participants in 115 countries. Despite the marginal decline in economic crime reported overall, the financial cost of each fraud is on the rise. 14% of respondents experienced losses of more than $1m in the last two years. Click here for more details on the top findings & the full report.

 

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19 Jan

 

Geopolitical threats rise as CEO’s global growth confidence falls

 

Two-thirds of CEOs (66%) see more threats facing their businesses today than three years ago. Just over a quarter (27%) believe global growth will improve over the next 12 months, a decline of 10 points on last year.

 

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14 Jan

 

Fighting $40bn food fraud to protect food supply

 

Fraudsters will find it harder to infiltrate supply chains and profit from food fraud with the release of a new industry tool designed to help fight fraud and protect consumers. Click here to access this free tool: 'Food fraud vulnerability assessment'.

 

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11 Jan

 

PwC economists reveal predictions for 2016

 

As we enter the New Year, PwC’s economists have once again peered into the crystal ball to make their predictions for 2016.

 

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16 Dec

 

UBS/PwC Billionaire report reveals female billionaires outpace males

 

UBS Group AG and PwC today launched their joint deep dive report,“The changing faces of billionaires,” which explores the role of women in building lasting financial legacies and how wealth is preserved across multiple generations. Analysis shows fleeting nature of wealth with only 44% of billionaires from 1995 still billionaires today.

 

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26 Nov

 

PwC Vietnam & BaoViet sign contract on sustainability assurance

 

Accordingly, PwC Vietnam will provide limited sustainability assurance for BaoViet’s 2015 Sustainability Report. This marks the first-ever engagement of the global leading accounting firm in assurance for a Vietnamese firm's sustainability report, in line with regional and international best practices.

 

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16 Nov

 

Confidence among Asia Pacific CEOs at lowest level since 2012

 

Asia Pacific CEOs believe prospects for business growth over the next 12 months are dimming fast. Ahead of the annual Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders Meeting November 18-19, business leaders have a number of concerns, according to PwC’s fifth annual APEC CEO Survey

 

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05 Nov

 

Asia Becomes The Top Region For Corporate R&D Spend As Europe Falls Behind And North America Remains Consistent, According To the 2015 Global Innovation 1000 Study from Strategy&, PwC’s Strategy Consulting Business

 

Asia has become the top destination for corporate R&D spend in 2015, accounting for 35% of total in-region R&D, including both domestic and imported R&D. This places Asia ahead of North America and Europe, who dropped to third, in a complete reversal from 2007 when Europe was the previous leader.

 

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06 Oct

 

PwC FY15 global revenues increase 10% to US$ 35.4 billion

 

At constant exchange rates, PwC's total global revenues rose by 10%. This is up markedly from the previous year and the strongest year-on-year growth that the network has seen since FY07. Growth was strong across all lines of business and in all geographic regions.

 

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17 Sep

 

PwC Vietnam & eGP PPP PMU, Public Procurement Agency (PPA), Ministry of Planning & Investment (MPI), sign contract on transaction advice for the eGovernment procurement PPP project 

 

The e-GP project is considered a critical part of the general development plan of the national public procurement system. When completed the project will revolutionize public sector procurement enabling local and international suppliers to bid for work with the Government in a more cost effective, transparent and timely way. 

 

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17 Sep

 

HCMC Office Expansion to 8th Floor, Saigon Towers

 

This expansion represents PwC Vietnam's commitment to enhancing quality and helping our clients build on their success.

 

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01 Jul

 

PwC named second most attractive employer for business students

 

PwC has just been ranked as the world’s second most attractive employer for business students in Universum’s annual World’s Most Attractive Employer ranking – second only to Google.

 

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24 Jun 

 

PwC: Disruption is the new reality in the global insurance industry

 

The pace of change in the global insurance industry is occurring more rapidly than could have been envisaged.

 

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06 May

 

“We Are HeForShe”: PwC Commits to Take Action for Gender Equality

 

PwC joins UN Women and corporations around the world as a Champion of the IMPACT 10X10X10 programme and the HeForShe movement for gender equality.

 

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05 Mar

 

Female millennials are the most confident and ambitious of any female generation

 

New PwC survey dispels myths about women and work.

 

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22 Jan

 

PwC’s 18th Annual Global CEO Survey

 

CEOs are less optimistic about global economy for 2015 but confidence in growth of their own companies remains steady. United States has overtaken China as top target for growth for the first time in five years.

 

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10 Nov

 

PwC APEC CEO Survey 2014

 

Investments in Asia Pacific will continue to climb. Vietnam ranked 7th among top ten APEC economies for increasing investments, and the 6th among top ten APEC private sector capital investment destinations.

 

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31 Oct

 

PwC and Google announce joint business relationship

 

The rapid pace of innovation in technology has fundamentally changed how and where work gets done, driving organizations to transform their businesses for the future. Together, PwC and Google can help that transformation happen.

 

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16 Oct

 

PwC FY 2014 family business survey

 

PwC family business survey shows need to ‘professionalise’ the family as well as the business.

 

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09 Oct

 

PwC FY 2014 global revenues increase 6% to US$34 billion

 

PwC reported total global gross revenues of US$34 billion for the fiscal year ended on 30 June 2014. Revenue growth was strong across all lines of business for all of PwC’s largest firms and in all geographic regions. Total workforce tops 195,000 with a record 20,000 graduates joining in FY14.

 

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03 Oct

 

Global State of Information Security® Survey 2015

 

Cybersecurity incidents are more frequent and costly, but budgets decline, says PwC, CIO and CSO Global State of Information Security® Survey 2015. Impact extends to C-suite and boardroom.

 

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17 Sep

 

OECD Tax Reform - Impact for Vietnamese businesses

 

The OECD set out final recommendations from the first half of its tax reform programme to tackle Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) yesterday.

 

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14 Aug

 

PwC Named a Leader in Worldwide Strategy Consulting Services in IDC MarketScape Report

 

PwC was named a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Strategy Consulting Services 2014 Vendor Assessment report.

 

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04 Jun

 

World Cup home advantage boost for Brazil, but England face battle in 'Group of Death'

 

As hosts Brazil prepare to kick off the FIFA World Cup in Sao Paulo on Thursday June 12th, PwC has turned to ‘econometrics’ in a bid to determine success and failure at this major sporting event. Read more...

 

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04 Apr

 

PwC completes its acquisition of Booz & Company

 

PwC is pleased to announce today the successful completion of its combination with Booz & Company. With the granting of all regulatory approvals for Booz & Company to join PwC, it is now officially part of the PwC Network. All closing conditions for the deal have been met. Read more...

 

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24 Jan

 

CEOs’ Confidence Rises for 2014

 

Twice as many CEOs around the world as last year believe the global economy will improve in the next 12 months, and 39% say they are ‘very confident’ their company’s revenues will grow in 2014, according to PwC’s 17th Annual Global CEO Survey. Read more...

 

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02 Jan

 

Globally, Tax Rate Policies Vary As Economies Continue to Reform Tax Compliance Systems

 

Economies around the world are adopting a range of policies as they strive to strike a balance between raising tax revenues and encouraging growth, according to a new report from the World Bank Group and PwC. Read more...

 

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26 Dec

 

PwC and Booz & Company combination is approved by Booz & Company Partners

 

Following the announcement of a conditional merger agreement earlier this year between PwC and Booz & Company, on 24 December 2013, Booz & Company has announced that its partners have approved the combination. Subject to completion of regulatory approvals and other closing conditions, the transaction is expected to conclude in March 2014. 

 

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09 Dec

 

PwC wins 2013 Most Admired Knowledge Enterprise (MAKE) Award

 

PwC has been announced a winner for the 12th time of the Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprise (MAKE) Award 2013. PwC ranked in the 5th position, up from the 8th position in 2012.

 

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02 Nov

 

PwC and Booz & Company Announce Signing of Conditional Merger Agreement

 

PwC and Booz & Company are pleased to announce that they have signed a conditional merger agreement. The proposed transaction is conditional on approval by Booz & Company partners, receipt of required regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions. Read more...

 

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07 Oct

 

Rise in Investment to Continue in Asia Pacific

 

Forty two percent of chief executive officers (CEOs) in Asia Pacific are ‘very confident’ of revenue growth over the next 12 months and close to 70% intend to increase their investments in the region, according to a study by PwC. Read more...

 

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01 Oct 

 

PwC FY2013 Global Revenues Grow to US$32.1 billion

 

PwC reported record total gross revenues of US$32.1 billion for the fiscal year ended 30 June 2013. All of PwC's largest firms and each of its major service lines continued to grow, a strong performance amidst challenging markets and circumstances. At constant exchange rates, PwC's total global revenues rose by 4%. Read more...

 

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05 Jul

 

BIDV and PwC Vietnam kick off project for IT transformation at BIDV

 

BIDV and PwC Vietnam joined hands to organize a kick-off ceremony for implementing the Project for “Consulting Services for Information Technology (IT) System Assessment and Transformation at BIDV” on 5 July 2013 in Hanoi. Read more...

 

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26 Apr

 

PwC Vietnam honoured with Prime Minister’s Certificate of Merit for tax consulting

 

At the Second Term meeting of the Vietnam Tax Consultants’ Association (VTCA) held on 26 April 2013 at the office of the Ministry of Finance in Hanoi, PwC Vietnam was honoured to receive the Prime Minister’s Certificate of Merit for Tax Consulting. Read more...

 

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01 Apr

 

PwC Vietnam and VietinBank ink a contract for Consultancy and Monitoring Services for the Implementation of VietinBank’s Core Banking Systems

 

The CoreBanking replacement project, under the CoreBanking Solutions, is considered one of the breakthroughs that VietinBank selected so as to ensure successful achievement of its strategic goals up to 2015. Read more...

 

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22 Jan

 

PwC's 16th Annual Global CEO Survey - CEO confidence in growth down

 

Majority of CEOs Say Global Economy to Remain Stalled in 2013. Read more...

 

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