The Arab American University and the Palestine Public Finance Institute conducted a training course on public finance and the mechanism of financial reporting. The course, in which the Director General of Accounts at the Ministry of Finance Mr. Ahmad Thuminat gave lectures, targeted students of Accounting, Finance and Data Science, at the Faculty of Administrative Financial Sciences.
The course was inaugurated with a speech delivered by both the Head of the Finance and Data Science Department, Dr. Rasha Abbadi, and the Head of the Accounting Department, Dr. Rajeh Alawneh. In their speech, they welcomed the attendees. They stressed the importance of the course for students who are graduating from the Departments of Accounting, Finance and Data Science. They also indicated that this course benefits the students when they enter the labor market, encouraging them to benefit from the experience of Mr. Ahmad Thuminat.
For her part, Samah Khalaf, Director of the Projects and Grants Office at the University, stressed the importance of cooperation with institutions, especially when hosting them in educational courses in which students are targeted. She indicated that the department always seeks to attract projects that are positively reflected on students and benefit them during their study or when entering the labor market.
In turn, the Director General of Accounts at the Ministry of Finance, Mr. Ahmad Thuminat, indicated that the aim of the course is to transfer knowledge and search for it, which is the basis for every university student. He explained that the financial reporting course is important as the student becomes able to read the financial reports issued by the Palestinian public and private institutions. He also indicated that this training course is based on professional standards.