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cbc cac

 

 

hi ,

a very basic question:

what does cbc and cac mean in UBL (e.g <cbc:IssueDate>) ? 

XML Prague 2010

Location: 
Prague, Czech Republic
Date: 
13 Mar 2010 - 14 Mar 2010
Event Type: 
Conference

Basic Picture

Is the basic picture here that you have XSD files that define the components of XML files, with each component having a name and some constraints as defined in the XSD files, and having a prefic that is the code that distinguishes which XSD file the component is defined in.

2. Basically correct?

 I have downloaded the two zip files.

2. Do you merge the contents of the two folders that unzip? If so what do you do with names that are the same in both folders?

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introduction to the type udt:IdentifierType

Hi,

I'm new to the UBL-specification and would like to understand the udt:IdentifierType which is used in e.g. the element cbc:ID in UBL-Invoice2.xsd. The type is derived through the common basic component.xsd.

Can someone give me some basic understanding how this type should be used? What does the different attributes schemeID, schemeName, schemeAgencyID, schemeAgencyName, schemeVersionID, schemeDataURI, schemeURI stand for? If possible please add values for these attributes to show usage of it.

 

thanks in advance!

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Electronic Procurement opens doors to cross-border business within the EU

The European Commission is now  making  it easier for companies, in particular Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs), to bid for public sector contracts anywhere in EU, thus making  a crucial step towards  the Single European Market.

SRDC Ltd.: iSURF eDoCreator 1.0 beta

The iSURF eDoCreator 1.0 beta: Electronic Document Design and Customization Tool allows creation and customization of UN/CEFACT Core Components Technical Specification (CCTS) based document schemas. With its Web accessible user interface, the user are allowed to work collaboratively.

Balisage: The Markup Conference

Location: 
Montreal, Canada
Date: 
11 Aug 2009 - 14 Aug 2009
Event Type: 
Conference

European Commission rule changes to give boost to e-invoicing

In January 2009, the European Commission agreed to proposals for a new set of rules designed to eliminate the current barriers to e-invoicing in the VAT Directive by treating paper and electronic invoices equally.

The Commission says the aim of the rule change is to increase the use of electronic invoicing, reduce burdens on business, support small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) and to help tackle fraud.

International Data Dictionary

The UBL 2.0 International Data Dictionary (IDD) provides descriptions and alternate business terms in a suite of languages.

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Committee-published supporting materials

These are resources published by the UBL Technical Committee in support of working with UBL artefacts.

XPath files

These files enumerate all element and attribute information items described by the UBL 2 schemas.

UBL Maintenance Governance Procedures

This Committee Note describes the governance of the process to propose, accept and incorporate changes to the OASIS Universal Business Language (UBL) 2 specifications.

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