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Discussions at the joint IASB-ASBJ meeting

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Apr 05, 2012

Representatives of the IASB and the Accounting Standards Board of Japan (ASBJ) held their fifteenth biannual meeting in Tokyo on April 2, 2012.

The IASB and the ASBJ discussed the following topics:

  • IFRS–U.S. GAAP convergence.
  • The IASB Agenda Consultation 2011.
  • The ongoing review of the IFRS Interpretations Committee, being conducted by the Trustees.
  • The opportunities for closer cooperation between the IASB and national accounting standard setters, including the future relationship between the IASB and the ASBJ.

The IASB has posted to its Web site a press release with a summary of the discussions.

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