International News

IPSASB publishes preliminary preface to forthcoming public sector conceptual framework Aug 02, 2013 CReCER 2013 Stresses Importance of Strong Financial Reporting and Public Sector Financial Management Aug 01, 2013 | Cartagena, Colombia IPSASB Publishes Recommended Practice Guideline on Financial Statement Discussion and Analysis Jul 26, 2013 | New York, New York IFAC, IIA Establish Cooperative Agreement Jul 22, 2013 | Compliance Week IPSASB Publishes First Recommended Practice Guideline on the Long-Term Sustainability of Public Finances Jul 24, 2013 | New York, New York July 17, 2013—FAF to Conduct Post-Implementation Review of GASB Standard on Impairment of Capital Assets IFAC Signs Strategic Agreement with The IIA This collaboration further strengthens IFAC’s and The IIA’s commitment to restore confidence to the general public in business reporting and enhancing governance processes in the private and public sectors. Jul 17, 2013 | Orlando, Florida July 2, 2013—GASB Issues Proposal Addressing Transition Issue in Pension Standards Driving Sustainable Organizational Success Jun 28, 2013 | ICAC 31st Annual Caribbean Conference | St. Michael, Barbados June 27, 2013—GASB Issues Implementation Guide for Pension Plans IPSASB June 2013 Meeting Highlights Jun 26, 2013 | Toronto June 20, 2013—GASB Issues Proposals on Concepts for Measurement of Assets and Liabilities and on the Measurement and Application of Fair Value Integrating ASEAN Capital Markets: Need for Strong Financial Reporting Environment and Building Investor Confidence Jun 19, 2013 June 6, 2013—Media Advisory—Registration Opens for June 10 Webcast, In Focus: GASB/FASB Update 2013: The Year of the Accountant in Brazil Jun 05, 2013 | Conselho Federal de Contabilidade May 22, 2013—Media Advisory—Financial Accounting Foundation Publishes 2012 Annual Report Constructive Cooperation for International Standards IFAC, IAASB, IASB Convene Adoption and Implementation Conference May 16, 2013 | London, UK Governance and Accountability in Africa May 16, 2013 | Second Annual Africa Congress of Accountants | Accra, Ghana IFAC and GPPC Host Symposium on Building Investor Confidence, Strengthening Financial Reporting Infrastructure in the ASEAN Region Strong Financial Reporting Structure a Key Pillar for Successful Integration of ASEAN Capital Markets; Symposium of Global and Regional Stakeholders Timely in View of 2015 ASEAN Economic Community May 09, 2013 | Singapore A Strong Financial Reporting Infrastructure: Vital for a Growing Economy and Strong Capital Market May 07, 2013 | ASEAN Capital Markets Symposium | Singapore April 30, 2013—Media Advisory—The GASB’s New Statement for Nonexchange Financial Guarantees Is Now Available April 29, 2013—FAF and FASB Mark 40th Anniversary with Updated Branding, New Websites April 22, 2013—GASB Improves Reporting for Nonexchange Financial Guarantees IPSASB Publishes Public Sector Conceptual Framework Exposure Draft Apr 17, 2013 | New York, New York IPSASB eNews: April 2013 Apr 16, 2013 | New York, New York IFAC Applauds Release of International Integrated Reporting Framework Apr 16, 2013 | New York, New York Building For Sustainable Growth—(re)Defining the Accountancy Profession in the Age of Twitter Apr 11, 2013 | Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants April 10, 2013—GASB Responds to Financial Accounting Foundation’s Post-Implementation Review of Deposit and Investment Risk Disclosure Standards The Revised SMOs: What You Need To Know Statements of Membership Obligation Seminar Apr 07, 2013 | Federation of Accounting Professions, Thailand April 4, 2013—Financial Accounting Foundation Names David A. Vaudt Chairman of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board March 14, 2013—GASB Offers Governmental Accounting Research System™ Online Platform March 12, 2013—GASB Publishes New User Guide on Business-Type Activities EC Report Calls IPSASs “Indisputable Reference” for Accrual-Based Public Sector Standards Mar 08, 2013 | New York, New York IFAC Welcomes G-20 Focus on Public Sector Financial Management, EC Report on Accrual-based Accounting Mar 07, 2013 | New York, New York Global Accountancy Leaders Identify Major Themes for 2013 Mar 05, 2013 | New York, New York IPSASB Encouraged by G-20 Delegates' Focus on Strengthening the Public Sector Balance Sheet Mar 04, 2013 | New York, New York February 28, 2013—FAF Review Team Concludes GASB Statements on Deposit and Investment Risks Achieve Their Purposes February 26, 2013—Financial Accounting Foundation Seeks Stakeholder Input on Proposed Changes to GASB Agenda-Setting Process February 26, 2013—Financial Accounting Foundation Board of Trustees Approves New FASB/GASB Agenda-Setting Process, PIR Report IFAC Outgoing CEO Calls on Russian Presidency of G-20 to Advance Adoption and Implementation of International Public Sector Accounting Standards Feb 19, 2013 | New York, New York IFAC Invites Nominations for Prestigious Accountancy Service Award Feb 13, 2013 | New York, New York January 22, 2013—Media Advisory—The GASB’s New Standard for Government Combinations and Disposals of Government Operations Is Now Available IPSASB Publishes First Chapters of Public Sector Conceptual Framework Jan 11, 2013 | New York, New York January 8, 2013—GASB Improves Reporting for Government Combinations and Disposals of Government Operations