Mr.Gerrit Zalm, Chairman of the IASCF, visits Japan
July 28, 2008Mr. Gerrit Zalm, Chairman of the International Accounting Standards Committee Foundation (IASCF), visited Japan in June. During his visit, Mr. Zalm exchanged views with Financial Services Agency and various economic organization officials, met with audit firms, and gave a press conference. The purpose of his visit to Japan was to promote adoption of IFRS in Japan, which is one of major economies, to exchange views on funding the IASCF, and to discuss the IASCF Constitution review.