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FASB and ASBJ hold biannual meeting

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Oct 18, 2013

The 15th meeting between representatives of the FASB and the Accounting Standards Board of Japan (ASBJ) was held in Tokyo, Japan, on October 15–16, 2013. At the meeting, updates were given on each board's respective standard-setting activities, and there was an exchange of views on the development of high-quality global accounting standards.

The FASB and the ASBJ also discussed the following projects that the FASB and the IASB are currently deliberating:

The FASB and ASBJ will continue to meet; another meeting will be scheduled for the first half of 2014 in Norwalk, CT. 

Click for:

  • Press release (link to the FASB's Web site).
  • Our story on the speech given by FASB Chairman Russell Golden at the October 16, 2013, Keidanren and Financial Executives International Japan meeting.

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