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Abbreviations List

ADB Asian Development Bank

APAC Asia-Pacific

CAG Consultative Advisory Group

DNC Developing Nations Committee

IAESB International Accounting Education Standards Board

IASB International Accounting Standards Board

IASCF International Accounting Standards Committee Foundation

ICAEW Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales

IFAC International Federation of Accountants

IFRS International Financial Reporting Standards

IOSCO International Organization of Securities Commissions

IPSAS International Public Sector Accounting Standards

OECD Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

PAO Professional accounting organisation

PIOB Public Interest Oversight Board

SAFA South Asian Federation of Accountants

SMEs Small and Medium Enterprises

WCOA World Congress of Accountants

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