Adopted BAS/BFRS are legally enforceable for listed companies under the SEC Rules. They are not mandatory or enforceable through the ICAB by- laws. The auditor's report and basis of presentation note refer to conformity with international accounting standards applicable in Bangladesh. In June 2. 01. 1, the ICAB published the Bangladesh Financial Reporting Standard for Small and Medium- sized Entities (BFRS for SMEs), which is based on the IFRS for SMEs. Section 3. 1 on hyperinflation is not reproduced in the BFRS for SMEs as, consistent with the non- adoption of IAS 2. ICAB considers that presently it is not practicable in the Bangladeshi context. For eligible entities, the BFRS for SMEs is applicable to annual periods beginning on or after 1 January 2.