MFRS Financial Instrument to Account for Expected Credit Losses During the COVID-19

MFRS Financial Instrument to Account for Expected Credit Losses During the COVID-19

Releases of MFRS Financial Instrument to Account for Expected Credit Losses During the COVID-19 The Malaysian Accounting Standards Board (MASB) releases the MFRS Financial Instruments to account for expected credit losses during the COVID-19. MASB is working closely with regulators to monitor the developments of the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19).  MASB is also monitoring how much of an impact this is going to have on Malaysia’s financial markets, along…

MASB Publishes Interest Rate Benchmark Reform

MASB Publishes Interest Rate Benchmark Reform

The Malaysian Accounting Standards Board Publishes the Interest Rate Benchmark Reform As Issued by IASB The Malaysian Accounting Standards Board has released the Interest Rate Benchmark (IRB) Reform on 31st October 2019. The Interest Rate Benchmark Reform will apply as amendments to MFRS 9 Financial Instruments, MFRS 139 Financial Instruments: Recognition and Measurement and MFRS 7…

masb issues revised framework

MASB Issues Revised Framework

MASB Issues Revised Framework On April 30, 2018, the Malaysian Accounting Standards Board (MASB) issued a revised Conceptual Framework for Financial Reporting and amendments to fourteen Standards under the Malaysian Financial Reporting Standards Framework. According MASB Chairman, Mohamed Raslan, the revised Conceptual Framework and Amendments to References to the Conceptual Framework in MFRS Standards are word-for-word…

Narrow – Scope Amendments to Pension Accounting in Malaysia

Narrow – Scope Amendments to Pension Accounting in Malaysia The Malaysian Accounting Standards Board (MASB) recently issued narrow-scope amendments to pension accounting. The amendments to the Malaysian Financial Reporting Standards (MFRS) Employee Benefits are word-for-word Plan Amendment, Curtailment or Settlement (Amendments to IAS 19) issued by the International Accounting Standards Board. Under the amendments, an…