In 2005 there were less than one million of them. Today there are 1.8 million. And in three years’ time, this will soar to around 2.6 million. Industrial robots are on the march. Technology already plays a major role in… Read moreRise of the robots – good news or bad for business and society?
PwC’s revolutionary data-auditing tool, Halo, has been awarded the prestigious International Accounting Bulletin’s ‘Audit Innovation of the Year’. The award recognises organisations that, with a new initiative or innovation in audit, have made a major change in improving audit quality,… Read morePwC wins ‘Audit Innovation of the Year’ at 2016 International Accounting Bulletin Awards
Productivity growth in Ireland and Spain – the top performing peripheral economies in the Eurozone – has outstripped that in Germany, France and the Netherlands, say PwC economists. The figure to the right shows that Eurozone real GDP per hour… Read moreIreland and Spain lead the Eurozone charge for productivity growth
According to PwC estimations, the cost of uncollected VAT to the state budgets of five Central and Eastern European (CEE) countries amounted to over 28.2 billion Euros in 2015. The results of this study were presented today at a PwC… Read moreUncollected VAT is costing the state budgets of five CEE countries over 28 billion Euro per year, according to PwC study
72% of Romanian CEOs state that the purpose of the companies they lead is to create value for all stakeholders, not just for shareholders, and 79% say that they focus more on long-term profitability rather than short-term gains, according to… Read more4 out of 5 Romanian CEOs state that they focus more on long-term profitability instead of short term gains, according to the latest edition of the Romanian edition of the PwC Global CEO Survey
• Only 41% of next gens believe that their firm has a strategy fit for the digital world • 88% of next gens want to leave their stamp and do something special with the business • 70% of next gens… Read moreNext generation of family business leaders ambitious to drive change but struggle with getting their voices heard
• More than half of the national auto fleet is made up by cars older than 10 years; • The average age of the national auto fleet reached 12,9 years, 4,6 years older than the EU average; • The share… Read moreThe total number of cars in circulation in Romania increased by 21% after 2008, however most of the increase came from second-hand cars
Up to 150 students and graduates will be selected through this programme. PwC Romania launched this year’s edition of the PwC Career-Boosting Game an innovative approach to the recruitment and selection process based on the gamification concept, which proposes the… Read morePwC Romania launches this year’s edition of the PwC Career-Boosting Game
Once again the global economy faces a dangerous cocktail of risks including slowing growth in China, a strong dollar, and low commodity prices. But this time, the emerging market economies look the most vulnerable, while advanced economies are still struggling… Read moreHow concerned do you need to be about emerging markets?
The London IPO pipeline still contains attractive investment opportunities, but increases in the number of postponed or cancelled deals are expected in 2016 as companies battle against market volatility and challenging market conditions, according to PwC’s latest IPO Watch. 61… Read morePwC. IPO Watch Europe 2015