PwC Alert (Issue 83): Revenue recognition will fundamentally change

Revenue recognition will fundamentally change with the new proposed standard on revenue. IASB issued an exposure draft on "Revenue from contracts with customers" in June 2010, which has significant impact on financial reporting. Given Malaysia's plan to converge with IFRS, the new revenue standard, when finalised, will be adopted without amendments with the same effective date. It is therefore important for us in Malaysia to consider and influence the standard within the comment period which ends on 22 October 2010.

Read PwC Alert 83 for more on how this affects reporting entities.

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