ICMAB Celebrates International Accounting Day

The 10th November is celebrated as “International Accounting Day” in most of the countries across the world. Being one of the core platform of cost accounting profession in our country, the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB) celebrated the occasion on Wednesday, 10th November, 2021 with some special activities and programs. Marking the day, the ICMAB arranged a gathering in its official building and roamed around the institute arena. Office bearers, Former presidents, council members, members, students and institutes employees attended in this occasion. Later in the evening, a discussion program held in the ICMAB auditorium. Mr. M.A. Mannan, MP, Minister, Ministry of Planning, graced the occasion attending as the chief Guest. Mr. Mohammad Muslim Chowdhury, Comptroller and Auditor General of Bangladesh and Mr. A. K. M. Delwer Hussain FCMA, President SAFA, Past President and Council Member, ICMAB attended as special guest. Mr. Md. Abdul Aziz FCMA and Mr. Abu Sayed Md. Shaykhul Islam FCMA Past President and Council Member, ICMAB delivered their speech as Guest Speakers. Mr. Md. Syful Islam FCA, FCMA, Past President ICAB made a presentation on “Accounting in Digital Transformation: Nagivating Paradigm Shifting for Professional Accountants”. President of ICMAB Mr. Abu Bakar Siddique FCMA presided over the meeting.

Chief Guest Mr. M.A. Mannan highlighted the worldwide demand for this profession. He highlights the need for CMA professionals in terms of fair spending. He also added that we have some responsibilities as citizen of this country. Special Guest Mr. Mohammad Muslim Chowdhury said that the accounting profession is facing challenges. Comprehensive reporting system will come. The new generation has to take up the challenges. He also talked about modern accounting. Special Guest Mr. A. K. M. Delwer Hussain FCMA sought the cooperation of the government in expanding the scope of cost audit. He wants the minister to have the opportunity to use this profession. He spoke on the pass of Financial Reporting Act 2018 and gave thanks to the guest. President of ICMAB Mr. Abu Bakar Siddique FCMA said that ICMAB is dedicated to play its role for the clarity and development of our economy through the practice of Cost and Management accounting. Working system of the accountants is changing and the syllabus is changing in line with this. We are responsible to the country and the nation. He also added that ICMAB has trained up VAT Officers. Mr. Md. Abdul Aziz FCMA delivered his speech as Guest Speaker. He said that ICMAB want to take the country forward by working as a professional. Another guest Speaker Mr. Abu Sayed Md. Shaykhul Islam FCMA said that Accounting Reports have to be transparent. Its need to understand the Digital Transformation, which is a Challenge for us.

The program was moderated by Mr. Md. Mamunur Rashid FCMA, Vice President and Council Member, ICMAB.  Mr. Md. Jasim Uddin Akond FCMA, Past President and Council Member, ICMAB while Kazi Muhammad Ziauddin FCMA, Secretary, ICMAB were given welcome address and Vote of thanks. ICMAB is a member of International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) and South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA). The Ministry of Commerce is the Administrative Ministry of this Institute


  • Start Date:November 10, 2021
  • Start Time:16:30
  • End Date:November 10, 2021
  • End Time:10:30
  • Website:https://www.icmab.org.bd