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SAI UAE Contributes to INTOSAI Meetings, Signs MoU with SAI Hungary
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SAI UAE Contributes to INTOSAI Meetings, Signs MoU with SAI Hungary

A delegation from the United Arab Emirates’ State Audit Institution (SAI), chaired by H.E. Dr. Harib Saeed Al Amimi, SAI President and Chairman of the International Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (INTOSAI), participated in the annual INTOSAI Policy, Finance and Administration Committee (PFAC) meeting held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The meeting included...

INTOSAI Collaborates, Shares with Key Partners at High Level Political Forum
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INTOSAI Collaborates, Shares with Key Partners at High Level Political Forum

The International Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (INTOSAI) General Secretariat teamed up with the United Nations (UN) and permanent representatives of Austria and Canada to the UN to coordinate a round table discussion as part of the High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) on sustainable development. Dr. Margit Kraker, INTOSAI’s Secretary General...

WGBD Meets to Discuss Big Data Importance, Limits, Integration, Quality
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WGBD Meets to Discuss Big Data Importance, Limits, Integration, Quality

The International Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions’ (INTOSAI) Working Group on Big Data (WGBD) met in April 2018 at the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) headquarters in Washington, D.C., for its second meeting. More than 40 members from 20 countries attended the meeting to help advance the WGBD objectives—identify the challenges and opportunities faced by...

Improving Environmental Performance Audits, Cultivating Sustainability
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Improving Environmental Performance Audits, Cultivating Sustainability

Since 2005, the Office of the State Audit Office (SAO) of the Kingdom of Thailand, the nation's Supreme Audit Institution (SAI), has been responsible for initiating environmental audits, and the SAO gives precedence to environmental issues involving sustainable development. This article depicts the SAO’s three-phase approach in carrying out environmental performance audits and cultivating...

SAI Guatemala Hosts OCCEFS General Assembly in Antigua
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SAI Guatemala Hosts OCCEFS General Assembly in Antigua

Delegates from the Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs) of Belize, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama and Puerto Rico, along with special guests from the National Audit Office of the Republic of China (Taiwan), met in Antigua, Guatemala, to attend the XLII Central American and Caribbean Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (OCCEFS) General Assembly this summer...

SAI Kuwait Participates in INTOSAI Commitees, Working Groups and UN HLPF
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SAI Kuwait Participates in INTOSAI Commitees, Working Groups and UN HLPF

Kuwait’s State Audit Bureau (SAB) participated in several meetings this summer, including the Working Group on Public Procurement Audit (WGPPA) in Serbia; 2018 Peer Review Conference in Slovakia; Working Group on Public Debt (WGPD) in India; and the Working Group on Environmental Auditing (WGEA) in Indonesia. The SAB also contributed to discussions...