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NAO Malta Celebrates 20 Years
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NAO Malta Celebrates 20 Years

In 1997, Malta’s constitution was amended to provide for the independent offices of the Auditor General (AG) and Deputy Auditor General (DAG) and the establishment of the National Audit Office of Malta (NAO). This year, the NAO commemorated its 20th anniversary as an independent audit institution...

SAI Portugal Hosts SDG Seminar
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SAI Portugal Hosts SDG Seminar

"A very full and productive day" was how Mr. Vítor Caldeira, President of the Tribunal de Contas of Portugal (SAI Portugal), characterized the seminar on "The United Nations (UN) Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development: The Role of SAIs." The seminar, hosted by SAI Portugal...

SAI Brazil Engages Auditors in Fun, Exciting Way
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SAI Brazil Engages Auditors in Fun, Exciting Way

The Federal Court of Accounts, Brazil’s Supreme Audit Institution (SAI), developed a quiz on International Standards of Supreme Audit Institutions (ISSAIs) as a new way to engage its auditors while deepening knowledge on professional auditing standards. The quiz, which also included questions on the SAI itself, saw 475 auditors competing in...