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  • Due process oversight

    31 May 2011

    The IASB has uploaded to its site an article on the due process, which defines how the IASB goes about its work and discharges its responsibilities to act in the public interest at all times.

  • Two million unique readers on IAS

    31 May 2011

    A German language edition of IAS Plus was launched in February 2005. It offers all English language content of IAS Plus in German translation plus additional content with relevance for Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Liechtenstein.

  • German Standard Setter continues to exist

    31 May 2011

    In June 2010, unresolved questions of financing and membership basis had led the Accounting Standards Committee of Germany (ASCG) to terminate, effective 31 December 2010, the standardisation agreement with Germany's Ministry of Justice.

  • Webcast on SEC workplan update

    30 May 2011

    Further to our earlier story, a special edition Dbriefs webcast is being held on 13 June 2011 to discuss the recent U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) workplan update about International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).

  • FEE issues guide on sustainability reporting frameworks

    30 May 2011

    The Sustainability Group of the Federation of European Accountants (FEE) has issued a guide to commonly used sustainability reporting guidance documents when considering the identification and use of environmental, social and governance (ESG) indicators.