International Standard


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International Standard

(standard)
The series of standards from ISO and its subcommitees.

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Adoption of SMI-S as an ISO/IEC International Standard is a key milestone that is likely to increase market confidence.
But at least there exists, for the first time ever, an international standard for records management.
The first, International Standard on Quality Control 1 (ISQC1), establishes a firm's responsibility to set up and maintain a system of quality control for all audit and assurance engagements (www.
Many international standards have several alternatives that are acceptable.
By becoming more involved in setting international standards, the FASB could enhance its role in shaping new standards that protect U.
The International Organization for Standardization, based in Geneva, Switzerland, created the first international standards for manufacturing, trade and communications.
Jenkins called the proposal "a significant step toward the IASC's goal of developing a high-quality core set of international standards.
The OASIS international standards consortium today announced that its members have approved the Emergency Data Exchange Language Distribution Element (EDXL-DE) version 1.
There was a need for an international standard because the two methods are quite distinct," said Kenneth Gilmour, secretary of IFAC's International auditing practices committee.
Proposed International Standard on Auditing Reporting on Comparatives provides guidance for auditors on showing corresponding figures (known as "comparatives") in financial statements for the preceding audit period.
LONDON -- Investors in Software, the professional association dedicated to promoting Software Asset Management best practice, welcomes the launch of the new international standard for Software Asset Management (SAM).
GENEVA & BOSTON -- The OpenDocument OASIS Standard, a format which enables users of varying office suites to freely exchange documents, has been approved for release as an ISO and IEC International Standard.

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