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  • IASB will meet with national standard setters

    29 Aug 2001

    The IASB will meet with representatives of eight national accounting standard setters in London on 10-11 September to continue to develop a programme of partnership on certain technical agenda projects.

  • Japan's new Accounting Standards Board is in place

    25 Aug 2001

    A consortium of 10 private sector organisations, including Keidanren, JICPA, and the Tokyo Stock Exchange, have created a new Japan Accounting Standards Board (ASB) and related oversight foundation known as the Financial Accounting Standards Foundation (FASF).

  • Hong Kong GAAP will move even closer to IAS

    22 Aug 2001

    The Council of the Hong Kong Society of Accountants has decided that Hong Kong's approach to IASs should change from harmonisation (basing Hong Kong accounting standards on IAS with occasional differences) to adoption.

  • Five SIC projects will not be pursued

    19 Aug 2001

    SIC has removed two projects from its agenda because they are being addressed in IASB projects and has decided not to pursue three other potential projects that it had been discussing.

  • IASB agenda projects pages updated

    18 Aug 2001

    We have updated the pages that describe the projects already added to IASB's Technical Agenda and the other projects identified by IASB as probable future projects. .