TITLE

EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT ENDORSES COMMISSION'S IAS PROPOSALS

PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Accountancy Ireland;Apr2002, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the endorsement of proposal for the company to prepare and publish consolidated accounts in Ireland. Importance of accounting reporting standards; Degree of transparency and comparability of financial statements; Quality of financial information.
ACCESSION #
6685150

 

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