The MASB organised a meeting entitled ‘United Kingdom’s Experience in applying IFRS’ in conjunction with the President of the ICAEW, Encik Martyn Jones, visit to Malaysia.
During the meeting, Encik Martyn Jones shared his experiences in dealing with complex interpretation and application issues when applying IFRS. The meeting was attended mainly by practitioners.
The meeting was chaired by MASB Chairman, Dato’ Mohammad Faiz Azmi. Also in attendance were MASB Advisor, Encik David Yap and MASB members, Encik Pushpanathan Kanagarayar and Encik Chan Kam Chiew.
Subsequently in the afternoon, Encik Martyn Jones attended a meeting with regulators from Bank Negara Malaysia and Securities Commission. During the meeting, Encik Jones shared his experiences in applying IFRS and dealing with the issues that developed.
The meeting was chaired by FRF member, Encik Nik Mohd Hasyudeen. Also in attendance was MASB Project Director (Financial Instruments), Puan Christine Lau.