Saturday, March 6, 2010

ACCA Pakistan connects with wi-tribe

Press Release: ACCA Pakistan connects with wi-tribe

Islamabad: wi-tribe, a Qtel Group Company, has announced its recognition by
ACCA Pakistan, as an Approved Employer at the Platinum level entailing
Professional and Trainee Development.

Under this program wi-tribe will receive a tailored package of services
designed to help attract, develop and retain high caliber accounting and
finance professionals. ACCA will provide account management support for the
development and retention of wi-tribe's finance professionals with the
assistance of a dedicated resource. Other benefits will include
participation opportunity in ACCA events and publications at national and
international level and cutting-edge research in this field.

"We are thrilled to be recognized by the ACCA for our efforts to train and
empower our workforce. The program will greatly benefit our financial
departments and help wi-tribe move into the future," said Sami Hinedi,
wi-tribe Group CEO.

wi-tribe will receive global recognition as an employer of choice,
demonstrating to the market, potential recruits and a commitment to
providing a higher standard of professional and career development.

The Platinum Level, being the highest tier of recognition, provides various
advantages to members also who are working with an Approved Employer.
Trainees will be exempt from the submission of Trainee Development
experience records; rather will only have to submit a declaration of being
employed by an Approved Employer.

The Approved employer program will assist both wi-tribe and ACCA in
understanding how to tackle key development issues of financial
professionals and facilitate sharing of best practices between the two