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The Financial Express
The UK mustn’t fall for negative interest ratesto keep inflation under check as well as to pre-empt capital outflows. Anand i
The UK mustn’t fall for negative interest rates
The Financial Express / Posted an hour ago
to keep inflation under check as well as to pre-empt capital outflows. Anand is is with the Indian Economic Service and is a research officer at the department of economic affairs, ministry of finance, and Chakraborty is associate professor,... Read more
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The Indian Express
Subramanian Swamy angers BJP party top brass, tweets himself into a corneractivities. Whatever is happening between him and the BJP is between them only,
Subramanian Swamy angers BJP party top brass, tweets himself into a corner
The Indian Express / Posted 6 hours ago
activities. Whatever is happening between him and the BJP is between them only,” he said. Today Swamy continued targeting Ministry of Finance, Congress, Robert and Priyanka Vadra and P. Chidambaram. Many commented on his tweet on anchor Arnab... Read more
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New Kerala
Assam records 143.08% growth of small savings collection - newkerala.com #84157Rs. 6080.96 crore in the Financial Year 2015-16 against the target of Rs. 4250
Assam records 143.08% growth of small savings collection - newkerala.com #84157
New Kerala / Posted 11 hours ago
Rs. 6080.96 crore in the Financial Year 2015-16 against the target of Rs. 4250 crore which was set for the state by the Ministry of Finance, Government of India during the last financial year. In a press statement, the Assam government said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Masari and His Unintelligent Lazy Criticsnoticeable by his conspicuous absence. Besides, such claims ring hollow in the
Masari and His Unintelligent Lazy Critics
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
noticeable by his conspicuous absence. Besides, such claims ring hollow in the face of the openness with which the Federal Ministry of Finance and its Katsina State Counterpart go about their business sans secrecy. For anyone wishing to know how... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zimbabwe GDP to Slow Downcrisis that has precipitated a wave of bank runs, waning confidence and carnage
Zimbabwe GDP to Slow Down
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
crisis that has precipitated a wave of bank runs, waning confidence and carnage on the stock market. "According to the Ministry of Finance, 2016 GDP is forecast to grow by a revised figure of 1,5 percent from original estimate of 2,7 percent,"... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Ready to Repatriate Kuwait Stranded GirlsAffairs and International Cooperation Francis Kasaila told Parliament Tuesday t
Govt Ready to Repatriate Kuwait Stranded Girls
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Affairs and International Cooperation Francis Kasaila told Parliament Tuesday that Government has secured funds through the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development to carry out the exercise. Kasaila was responding to a question from Dowa North... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
WB Brief Indicates Need to Adjust Fuel Pricesthe pump prices and cost of supply of fuel because of the rapid depreciation of
WB Brief Indicates Need to Adjust Fuel Prices
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
the pump prices and cost of supply of fuel because of the rapid depreciation of the Kwacha. Therefore, this leaves the ministry of Finance having to pay the difference. "There is need to identify and reallocate under-utilised resources to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zanzibar Suspends 12 Workersminister told journalists here that the loss may be more than the reported amou
Zanzibar Suspends 12 Workers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
minister told journalists here that the loss may be more than the reported amount which involves officers within the Ministry of Finance (Central Payment Office). Dr Mohamed said "12 officers have been suspended from their jobs pending... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tax Officials Told to Adhere to Laid Down Standardsfor the benefit of the country. The call was made in Bagamoyo by the Assistant
Tax Officials Told to Adhere to Laid Down Standards
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
for the benefit of the country. The call was made in Bagamoyo by the Assistant Commissioner of Fiscal Policy in the Ministry of Finance, Mr Shogholo Msangi, during a one-day stakeholders' workshop on regulations for tax practitioners in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Motorists Dash to Kyambogo for Permits Ahead of New Financial Yearcommunication from the finance ministry. "Confirmation will be dependent on ge
Motorists Dash to Kyambogo for Permits Ahead of New Financial Year
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
communication from the finance ministry. "Confirmation will be dependent on getting official communication from the Ministry of Finance about changes in the fees, we shall inform you when changes are made", Katushabe said. But some of the... Read more
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The Hindu
What does the 7th Pay commission mean for govt. employees?is spent on salaries and 4.6 per cent of total expenditure is spent on pensions
What does the 7th Pay commission mean for govt. employees?
The Hindu / Posted 20 hours ago
is spent on salaries and 4.6 per cent of total expenditure is spent on pensions. Source: Indian Public Finance Statistics, Ministry of Finance; PRS *2013-14 (Revised Estimates) *2014-15 (Budget Estimates) Spikes were observed after... Read more
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The Hindu
What does the 7th Pay commission mean for govt. employees?is spent on salaries and 4.6 per cent of total expenditure is spent on pensions
What does the 7th Pay commission mean for govt. employees?
The Hindu / Posted 20 hours ago
is spent on salaries and 4.6 per cent of total expenditure is spent on pensions. Source: Indian Public Finance Statistics, Ministry of Finance; PRS *2013-14 (Revised Estimates) *2014-15 (Budget Estimates) Spikes were observed after... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Businesses to enjoy 250% tax deduction on wages if employees volunteer at IPCsend of 2018, some businesses in Singapore will enjoy up to 250 per cent tax ded
Businesses to enjoy 250% tax deduction on wages if employees volunteer at IPCs
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 hours ago
end of 2018, some businesses in Singapore will enjoy up to 250 per cent tax deduction on wages and related expenses, the Ministry of Finance (MOF), Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRA) and Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth (MCCY)... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Study Reaffirms Headway in Poverty Reductionresults of the study were, yesterday, presented to journalists and development
New Study Reaffirms Headway in Poverty Reduction
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
results of the study were, yesterday, presented to journalists and development partners at a news conference hosted by the Ministry of Finance and NISR. Laure Beaufils, head of Department for International Development (DFID), which leads UK's... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
40-year-old Nomad plays noble role in saving liveschartered search and rescue flights. It was reliably learnt that the dues of S
40-year-old Nomad plays noble role in saving lives
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 22 hours ago
chartered search and rescue flights. It was reliably learnt that the dues of Sabah Air's, a state GLC under the State Ministry of Finance, were waived as it was for a search and rescue mission. Hence the surviving Sabah Air Nomad plane did... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Adeosun Reopens NERFUND, Recalls Members of Staffwould be recalled that staff of the Agency were directed in a Circular signed b
Adeosun Reopens NERFUND, Recalls Members of Staff
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
would be recalled that staff of the Agency were directed in a Circular signed by the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Finance, Dr. Mahmoud Isa-Dutse on June 15, 2016, to stay away from work to forestall further breakdown of law and... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Teachers vow to invade Chinamasa officesteachers has rejected the $100 salary advance offered by the government and thr
Teachers vow to invade Chinamasa offices
New Zimbabwe / Posted 23 hours ago
teachers has rejected the $100 salary advance offered by the government and threatened to stage a protest at the ministry of finance officers in Harare if its members don’t get the wages in full. Government, woefully short of money, has... Read more
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dna
Here are 14 highlights of the 7th Pay Commissionat lower levels by Rs 1,470. However, considering the need for social security
Here are 14 highlights of the 7th Pay Commission
dna / Posted yesterday
at lower levels by Rs 1,470. However, considering the need for social security of employees, the Cabinet has asked Ministry of Finance to work out a customised group insurance scheme for Central Government Employees with low premium and... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Greece Extends Tax Return Deadlineby Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels29 June 2016 The Greek Ministry of Fina
Greece Extends Tax Return Deadline
Tax-News.com / Posted yesterday
by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels29 June 2016 The Greek Ministry of Finance has announced a short extension to the tax return filing deadline for individuals and companies. The deadline for the submission of... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Sweden To Revamp VAT LegislationVAT Legislationby Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels29 June 2016 In a brief
Sweden To Revamp VAT Legislation
Tax-News.com / Posted yesterday
VAT Legislationby Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels29 June 2016 In a brief statement published on June 28, the Swedish Ministry of Finance announced that the Government intends to review the country's value-added tax legislation with a view to... Read more
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The Financial Express
7th Pay Commission: Government accepts recommendations; 14 developmentsemployees at lower levels by Rs 1470. However, considering the need for social
7th Pay Commission: Government accepts recommendations; 14 developments
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
employees at lower levels by Rs 1470. However, considering the need for social security of employees, the Cabinet has asked Ministry of Finance to work out a customized group insurance scheme for Central Government Employees with low premium and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Seeking Legislative Autonomy-Bong Senator Taylor Proposes Law for Financial Independenceof all documents' relating to the administration of its budget subject to compl
Seeking Legislative Autonomy-Bong Senator Taylor Proposes Law for Financial Independence
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of all documents' relating to the administration of its budget subject to compliance with allotment process from the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning. The Act if passed into law according to the Bong County Senator will be in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pres. Sirleaf Submits U.S.$12 Million Loan Accord for RatificationFund for International Development (OFID). The loan agreement, according to th
Pres. Sirleaf Submits U.S.$12 Million Loan Accord for Ratification
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Fund for International Development (OFID). The loan agreement, according to the Liberian leader, which was created by the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning, was also intended to generate partial financing for the upgrading of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Legislature Wants Financial Autonomyof all documents relating to the administration of its budget, subject to compl
Legislature Wants Financial Autonomy
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of all documents relating to the administration of its budget, subject to compliance with the allotment process of the Ministry of Finance; with all provisions of the Public Procurement and Concessions Act of 2005, and with internationally... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Recalls Nerfund Staffwould be recalled that staff of the agency were directed in a circular signed b
Minister Recalls Nerfund Staff
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
would be recalled that staff of the agency were directed in a circular signed by the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Finance, Dr. Mahmoud Isa-Dutse, on June 15, to stay away from work to prevent breakdown of law and order as a... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
7th Pay Commission recommendations cleared: 15 things you need to knowat lower levels by Rs 1,470. However, considering the need for social security
7th Pay Commission recommendations cleared: 15 things you need to know
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
at lower levels by Rs 1,470. However, considering the need for social security of employees, the Cabinet has asked ministry of finance to work out a customised group insurance scheme for central government employees with low premium and... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Israel’s Brexit Fearsexit.” The financial implications for Israel may not necessarily be negative,
Israel’s Brexit Fears
The Jewish Week / Posted yesterday
exit.” The financial implications for Israel may not necessarily be negative, according to an analysis issued by Israel’s Ministry of Finance. It pointed out that Israel’s exports to the UK are less than $5 billion — $4 billion in goods and $800... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cashgate Buses Given to Malawi Army, Police and Prisonof office and awaits sentencing and eas convicted on his own plea. In his conf
Cashgate Buses Given to Malawi Army, Police and Prison
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of office and awaits sentencing and eas convicted on his own plea. In his confession, Kalonga claimed that it was the then Ministry of Finance budget director Paul Mphwiyo who instructed him to provide K520 million to a Limbikani Gumbo in relation... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Decentralization Policy Was Killed in 10 Yearsand, therefore, local governments cannot act independent of the centre. Despit
How Decentralization Policy Was Killed in 10 Years
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
and, therefore, local governments cannot act independent of the centre. Despite warnings from the donor community and ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, in September last year, Parliament approved the creation of 23 more... Read more
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New Kerala
Tax body conducts survey to understand the efficacy of its reforms - newkerala.com #83470have expressed satisfaction at the change in behaviour of people at the level o
Tax body conducts survey to understand the efficacy of its reforms - newkerala.com #83470
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
have expressed satisfaction at the change in behaviour of people at the level of inspectors and above, said the Union Ministry of Finance on Wednesday. The Central Board of Excise Customs (CBEC) had requested FICCI to conduct a tax payers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gh20m Budget Balloons to Gh200msupporting documents. At the PAC meeting yesterday, Mr Ato Forson, together wi
Gh20m Budget Balloons to Gh200m
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
supporting documents. At the PAC meeting yesterday, Mr Ato Forson, together with the Head of Budget Implementation at the Ministry of Finance, Mr Appiah Agyei and the Internal Auditor at the same ministry, Mr Annor Kusi, were questioned on why the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Market is going to certainly shoot up by about 10% to 15%: Justice AK Mathur, Head, 7th Pay Commissionwill be Rs 1,02,100 crore. At present, advice the amount which I have been inv
Market is going to certainly shoot up by about 10% to 15%: Justice AK Mathur, Head, 7th Pay Commission
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
will be Rs 1,02,100 crore. At present, advice the amount which I have been involved is manageable affair, has been by ministry of finance. They have already anticipated it and it will be 0.065 of the GDP. That amount is not something which is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Agrees to Fund Jonathan Govt's Job Initiative, Youwinout on every beneficiary, using tools like the Bank Verification Number (BVN),
Buhari Agrees to Fund Jonathan Govt's Job Initiative, Youwin
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
out on every beneficiary, using tools like the Bank Verification Number (BVN), and before disbursements. The Federal Ministry of Finance, which has been running the programme from inception, has scheduled the consultation for July 22, in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Education Budget Increased Amidst Teachers' Discontentmentgovernment to set up special discounted and tax exempted shops for teachers as
Education Budget Increased Amidst Teachers' Discontentment
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
government to set up special discounted and tax exempted shops for teachers as it is done for forces. However, recently the ministry of finance said it is not easy to start that initiative. "If that happens, it seems that such allowance could lead... Read more
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Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal
Still no certificate for landfill extensionbe used to generate funds to provide the monitoring activities necessary after
Still no certificate for landfill extension
Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal / Posted 2 days ago
be used to generate funds to provide the monitoring activities necessary after the landfill closes. The QET is held by the Ministry of Finance, which has recommended that Belkorp (the landfill’s owner) and the Village of Cache Creek instead switch... Read more
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IMF
Namibia Adheres to the International Monetary Fund�s Enhanced General Data Dissemination Systemmachine-readable formats. It is now posted on the websites of the Namibia Stati
Namibia Adheres to the International Monetary Fund�s Enhanced General Data Dissemination System
IMF / Posted 2 days ago
machine-readable formats. It is now posted on the websites of the Namibia Statistics Agency, the Bank of Namibia, and the Ministry of Finance, and is accessible on the IMF�s Dissemination Standards Bulletin Board. This places Namibia in the first... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ethiopia's Growth Target Ambitious, Out of ReachThe Ministry of Finance & Economic Cooperation announced that the trade deficit
Ethiopia's Growth Target Ambitious, Out of Reach
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Ministry of Finance & Economic Cooperation announced that the trade deficit for nine months of the current fiscal year is 16.4 billion dollars and showed a 10.4pc increase compared to the same period last year. Specifically, compared with the... Read more
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Investopedia
Japan’s Sovereign Debt Yields Fall to Record Lowglobal markets in a turmoil and can potentially stop the U.S. Federal Reserve f
Japan’s Sovereign Debt Yields Fall to Record Low
Investopedia / Posted 2 days ago
global markets in a turmoil and can potentially stop the U.S. Federal Reserve from hiking interest rates. On Monday, the Ministry of Finance offered 2-year government bonds worth 2.3 trillion yen with a coupon rate of 0.100%. The notes were sold... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former Cameroon Accountant Gets Life Imprisonmentall the charges. The financial anomalies were discovered after a joint audit m
Former Cameroon Accountant Gets Life Imprisonment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
all the charges. The financial anomalies were discovered after a joint audit mission comprising representatives from the Ministry of Finance, Supreme State Audit Office, Ministry of External Relations and the General Delegation of External... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Political Parties Want Local Govt Act Enactedin Liberia also recalled that the Governance Commission, in collaboration with
Political Parties Want Local Govt Act Enacted
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
in Liberia also recalled that the Governance Commission, in collaboration with the Ministry of Internal Affairs and the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning, has conducted nation-wide consultations on political, fiscal and administrative... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2020 Agricultural Plan Approvedand encouraging investment in agricultural field and the accompanied projects s
2020 Agricultural Plan Approved
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
and encouraging investment in agricultural field and the accompanied projects such as dams. The Recommendations demanded Ministry of Finance to provide the necessary support to scientific researches in general and to agricultural researches in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sirleaf's Presidential Task-Force a Dishonest Scheme?and the mismanagement of funds intended to combat EBOLA. We advise President Si
Sirleaf's Presidential Task-Force a Dishonest Scheme?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
and the mismanagement of funds intended to combat EBOLA. We advise President Sirleaf to initiate a forensic audit of the Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Defense, Gender Ministry, the Liberia National Police, and other governmental agencies.... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Ministers offer angry State workers $100of wasting time attending meaningless monologues disguised as meetings, we will
Ministers offer angry State workers $100
New Zimbabwe / Posted 2 days ago
of wasting time attending meaningless monologues disguised as meetings, we will be mobilising for our 1 July, 2016 demonstration for our salaries. “On 1 July we will bring business to a stand-still at the Ministry of Finance as we demand our mon... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mauritius and China Sign Bilateral Agreement On TrainingReforms, and the People's Republic of China signed a Bilateral Agreement on Tra
Mauritius and China Sign Bilateral Agreement On Training
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Reforms, and the People's Republic of China signed a Bilateral Agreement on Training yesterday at the New Conference Room, Ministry of Finance and Economic Development, New Government Centre, Port-Louis. The signatories of the Agreement were the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nam's Enhanced Data System Goes Live TodayData Page (NSDP), which will be posted on the websites of the Namibia Statistic
Nam's Enhanced Data System Goes Live Today
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Data Page (NSDP), which will be posted on the websites of the Namibia Statistics Agency, the Bank of Namibia and the Ministry of Finance, utilising the Statistical Data and Metadata Exchange (SDMX). "The three institutions tasked with the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ministerial Committee Set Up to Look Into Repercussions of Brexit Issuepublic sectors on Friday regarding the issue of the exit of the UK from the EU.
Ministerial Committee Set Up to Look Into Repercussions of Brexit Issue
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
public sectors on Friday regarding the issue of the exit of the UK from the EU. A communiqué issued on the same day by the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development says that Brexit will undoubtedly have repercussions globally and in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Financial Bill Proposes Individual Liability for Maladministrationunit on a day-to-day basis. In the bill, the internal auditors of public insti
Financial Bill Proposes Individual Liability for Maladministration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
unit on a day-to-day basis. In the bill, the internal auditors of public institutions will be directly accountable to the Ministry of Finance & Economic Cooperation. The Ministry will also have a mandate to determine the structural arrangement of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Egypt Budget Deficit Rises to 9.8 Pct of GDP in First Ten Months of Fiscal Yearyear compared to 9.5 per cent during the same period last year, the finance min
Egypt Budget Deficit Rises to 9.8 Pct of GDP in First Ten Months of Fiscal Year
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
year compared to 9.5 per cent during the same period last year, the finance ministry said. In its monthly report, the ministry of finance said that the budget deficit amounted to EGP 273 billion during the period between July 2015 and April... Read more
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New Kerala
Sujoy Bose appointed as CEO of NIIF Ltd - newkerala.com #82638a Search cum Selection Committee was constituted under the Chairmanship of Secr
Sujoy Bose appointed as CEO of NIIF Ltd - newkerala.com #82638
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
a Search cum Selection Committee was constituted under the Chairmanship of Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance for selection of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of NIIF Ltd. Mr Bose has been appointed as CEO... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Sweden Ponders New Infrastructure Taxof infrastructure improvements should pay a special tax to help finance new inv
Sweden Ponders New Infrastructure Tax
Tax-News.com / Posted 3 days ago
of infrastructure improvements should pay a special tax to help finance new investment in infrastructure. According to the Ministry of Finance, the panel will examine which property owners and types of property should be liable for such a tax, and... Read more
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