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Annual improvements — 2006-2008 cycle


The annual improvements project provides a vehicle for making non-urgent but necessary amendments to IFRSs.

This page deals with improvements that were included in the 2006-2008 cycle.  A number of issues from this cycle were held over to the annual improvements 2007-2009 cycle.


Current status of the project

This project has been completed.  The IASB issued Improvements to IFRSs on 22 May 2008.  Full details of the amendments are available in our IAS Plus newsletter - Improvements to International Financial Reporting Standards 2008


Project milestones

Date Development Comments
11 October 2007 Exposure Draft Improvements to International Financial Reporting Standards published Comment deadline 11 January 2008
22 May 2008 Improvements to IFRSs issued Effective for annual periods beginning on or after either 1 January 2009 or 1 July 2009

Correction list for hyphenation

These words serve as exceptions. Once entered, they are only hyphenated at the specified hyphenation points. Each word should be on a separate line.