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The Star
Third outing as deputy minister for Noriahas the executive director for South-East Asia Group and served under the Minist
Third outing as deputy minister for Noriah
The Star / Posted 2 hours ago
as the executive director for South-East Asia Group and served under the Ministry of Public Enterprises before joining the Ministry of Finance. Another passenger is Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB) chairman Datuk Wan Mohammad Khair-il Anuar Wan... Read more
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Business Standard India
FinMin cracks whip on tax officersThe present Government has taken various steps to change this perception follow
FinMin cracks whip on tax officers
Business Standard India / Posted 6 hours ago
The present Government has taken various steps to change this perception following the principle of good governance," the ministry of finance said on Thursday. After the present Government took over two years back, it has taken strict action... Read more
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Deepika
National News Detailthe rules and procedure governing ethical standards set for It also felt that
National News Detail
Deepika / Posted 6 hours ago
the rules and procedure governing ethical standards set for It also felt that the basic information supplied by the Ministry of Finance has confirmed the fact that Mallya, by executing his personal and corporate guarantee, created... Read more
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Business Standard India
Arvind Subramanian: Why the coupling has been broken- had kept banks under severe stress, hampering the overall economic recovery.
Arvind Subramanian: Why the coupling has been broken
Business Standard India / Posted 8 hours ago
- had kept banks under severe stress, hampering the overall economic recovery. That experience should not be allowed to recur as the environment gets more challenging. The author is chief economic advisor, Ministry of Finance, government o... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
DPM Tharman calls SDP out for playing ‘politics of fear and alarm’from our reserves” and cited an academic. “Absolute rubbish,” said Mr Tharman.
DPM Tharman calls SDP out for playing ‘politics of fear and alarm’
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 hours ago
from our reserves” and cited an academic. “Absolute rubbish,” said Mr Tharman. “I know these theories and analysis. The Ministry of Finance has patiently addressed all of them, it's all on the Internet … Anyone can see it if they want. “Dr Chee... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FG Plans Strategic Implementationto maintain a stable debt management strategy so that we can ‎optimise the loca
FG Plans Strategic Implementation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
to maintain a stable debt management strategy so that we can ‎optimise the local and foreign debts that we have and the Ministry of Finance and the Debt Management Office will be taking action on this. "Let me emphasis that when we say we want... Read more
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Finance Asia
Haitong Securities acquires China leasing businessbusiness, breaking the record of then number of companies in the previous round
Haitong Securities acquires China leasing business
Finance Asia / Posted 13 hours ago
business, breaking the record of then number of companies in the previous rounds. Chinese media also reported that the Ministry of Finance was considering to launch some favorable tax policies for the leasing industry. The analysts believe... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Mcebisi Jonas - Treasury Dept Budget Vote 2016emerging active citizenry and the opportunities provided by the global and loca
Deputy Minister Mcebisi Jonas - Treasury Dept Budget Vote 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
emerging active citizenry and the opportunities provided by the global and local markets. The institutions for which the Ministry of Finance and the National Treasury are responsible are both guardians of democracy and good governance, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Targets Three Years for Self-Reliance in Fuel Supplyto maintain a stable debt management strategy so that we can ‎optimise the loca
Govt Targets Three Years for Self-Reliance in Fuel Supply
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
to maintain a stable debt management strategy so that we can ‎optimise the local and foreign debts that we have and the Ministry of Finance and the Debt Management Office (DMO) will be taking action on this." On the thematic ‎area of economic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Regulator Allows Dse to Raise Sh7.5 Billion for GrowthNational Demutualisation Committee comprising members from key stakeholders of
Regulator Allows Dse to Raise Sh7.5 Billion for Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
National Demutualisation Committee comprising members from key stakeholders of capital markets in Tanzania including the Ministry of Finance, Bank of Tanzania, Tanzania Stock Brokers Association, DSE Plc and the CMSA," said the statement. DSE,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Banks Beyond Indigenisation Threathighlighted in its analysis. The correct Act for the insurance sector is the I
Banks Beyond Indigenisation Threat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
highlighted in its analysis. The correct Act for the insurance sector is the Insurance and Pensions Commission Act. The Ministry of Finance and Economic Development administers both Acts. The President also made it clear that Zhuwao's duties... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FEC Approves 34 Priority Programmes for Implementationtarget to maintain a stable debt management strategy so that we can ‎optimise l
FEC Approves 34 Priority Programmes for Implementation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
target to maintain a stable debt management strategy so that we can ‎optimise local and foreign debts that we have, and the Ministry of Finance and the Debt Management Office (DMO) will be taking action on this. "On the thematic ‎area of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FG Unveils 34 Priority Projectsto maintain a stable debt management strategy so that we can optimise the local
FG Unveils 34 Priority Projects
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
to maintain a stable debt management strategy so that we can optimise the local and foreign debts that we have and the Ministry of Finance and the Debt Management Office will be taking action on this." On the issue of diversifying the economy,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bank Earnings Season Paint Bleak Picture for Economy and Politiciansto as high as 29 per cent. To its credit, the Central Bank also cautioned gover
Bank Earnings Season Paint Bleak Picture for Economy and Politicians
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
to as high as 29 per cent. To its credit, the Central Bank also cautioned government against spiking in borrowing, the Ministry of Finance cuts its domestic debt target from Shs1.3 trillion to Shs900 billion this financial year. Well, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Budget - Buhari Yet to Receive Corrected Detailsto maintain a stable debt management strategy so that we can ‎optimise the loca
Budget - Buhari Yet to Receive Corrected Details
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
to maintain a stable debt management strategy so that we can ‎optimise the local and foreign debts that we have; and the Ministry of Finance and the Debt Management Office will be taking action on this. "On the thematic ‎area of diversifying the... Read more
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The Economic Times
'Discernible mismatch' between funds required and allocated to MEA: Parliamentary Standing Committee reportresources that the objectives of India's foreign policy are definitely going to
'Discernible mismatch' between funds required and allocated to MEA: Parliamentary Standing Committee report
The Economic Times / Posted 19 hours ago
resources that the objectives of India's foreign policy are definitely going to be compromised," it said while pulling up Ministry of Finance. It even mentioned that neither intervention of Foreign Minister nor Foreign Secretary could improve the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt to Implement 34 Human Development Programmesto maintain a stable debt management strategy so that we can optimise the local
Govt to Implement 34 Human Development Programmes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
to maintain a stable debt management strategy so that we can optimise the local and foreign debts that we have and the Ministry of Finance and the Debt Management Office will be taking action on this," she added. Meanwhile, President Muhammadu... Read more
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International Business Times
1MDB scandal: Malaysia's Ministry of Finance moves in to take over state fund and revamp management Malaysia's state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad is set for a roller coaster
1MDB scandal: Malaysia's Ministry of Finance moves in to take over state fund and revamp management
International Business Times / Posted 23 hours ago
Malaysia's state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad is set for a roller coaster ride as its sole shareholder, the Ministry of Finance steps in to undertake a major reshuffle of its assets and management. One of the first steps the MoF announced was... Read more
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The Star
Another weak day ahead for Bursa as KLCI falls 8 ptsstay cautious over the release of a few key external economic data, including U
Another weak day ahead for Bursa as KLCI falls 8 pts
The Star / Posted 23 hours ago
stay cautious over the release of a few key external economic data, including US, China while digesting the news that the Ministry of Finance of Malaysia has taken over selected assets of 1MDB despite a looming interest payment of US$52.4mil on... Read more
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BC Local News
Industrial park development to beginpriority industrial parks in the manufacturing sector,” the city release adds.
Industrial park development to begin
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
priority industrial parks in the manufacturing sector,” the city release adds. “This is positive news as the Chinese Ministry of Finance provides financial incentives for qualified industrial parks in foreign countries,” the release... Read more
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Terrace Standard
Industrial park development to beginpriority industrial parks in the manufacturing sector,” the city release adds.
Industrial park development to begin
Terrace Standard / Posted yesterday
priority industrial parks in the manufacturing sector,” the city release adds. “This is positive news as the Chinese Ministry of Finance provides financial incentives for qualified industrial parks in foreign countries,” the release... Read more
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The Star
MoF implements PAC’s recommendations on 1MDBThe property development projects and parcels of land under 1Malaysia Developme
MoF implements PAC’s recommendations on 1MDB
The Star / Posted yesterday
The property development projects and parcels of land under 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) will be transferred to the Ministry of Finance Inc (MoF Inc) as recommended by the Public Accounts Committee (PAC). The MoF, as sole shareholder of... Read more
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dna
Finance Ministry sizes down MEA budget, setback for India's image abroadA tiff between South Block, the seat of the ministry of external affairs (MEA)
Finance Ministry sizes down MEA budget, setback for India's image abroad
dna / Posted yesterday
A tiff between South Block, the seat of the ministry of external affairs (MEA) and North Block that houses the ministry of finance (MoF), is hitting India's credibility abroad, undermining Prime Minister Narendra Modi's robust diplomatic efforts to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Marianne Elliott: Public anxious to see Govt action on tax dodgingRevenue Minister Michael Woodhouse said that the Ministry of Finance was gettin
Marianne Elliott: Public anxious to see Govt action on tax dodging
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Revenue Minister Michael Woodhouse said that the Ministry of Finance was getting advice on whether to implement a diverted profits tax in New Zealand. The New Zealand public want action on multinational tax dodging, and the Australian Government is... Read more
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The Telegraph
Panel predicts tea crisisrationale behind the drastic reduction in Plan allocation under general head an
Panel predicts tea crisis
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
rationale behind the drastic reduction in Plan allocation under general head and has asked that the department approach the ministry of finance and convey the deep concerns of the committee over the farcical allocation made to the board. Advisor of... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
County names new GM for infrastructureturbines have been assessed differently for tax purposes across Canada, Pringle
County names new GM for infrastructure
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
turbines have been assessed differently for tax purposes across Canada, Pringle noted. “In Ontario, as a function of the Ministry of Finance and the Green Energy Act, it was prescribed how the treatment and the taxation would work for wind... Read more
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dna
RS colleagues swayed by false media frenzy, says Vijay Mallya in letterletter to Mallya on April 25 had said the panel had sought factual information
RS colleagues swayed by false media frenzy, says Vijay Mallya in letter
dna / Posted yesterday
letter to Mallya on April 25 had said the panel had sought factual information from the Department of Financial Services of Ministry of Finance with regard to default by him in repayment of bank loans. "On scrutiny of the information received, it... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'No Threat Printing New Bank Notes' - Finance Minister Designateposition as Deputy Governor for Economic Policy gave him the privilege to work
'No Threat Printing New Bank Notes' - Finance Minister Designate
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
position as Deputy Governor for Economic Policy gave him the privilege to work with counterparts and colleagues of the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning, and numerous engagements with Liberia's development partners especially the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Here is what Mallya said in his stinging letter to RS Ethics Committeeletter to Mallya on April 25 had said the panel had sought factual information
Here is what Mallya said in his stinging letter to RS Ethics Committee
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
letter to Mallya on April 25 had said the panel had sought factual information from the Department of Financial Services of Ministry of Finance with regard to default by him in repayment of bank loans. “On scrutiny of the information received, it... Read more
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Radio Angulo
PCC Plenary Analyzes Prioritized ActionsCuban Ministry of Finance Adopts Measures on Agriculture In the meeting chaired
PCC Plenary Analyzes Prioritized Actions
Radio Angulo / Posted yesterday
Cuban Ministry of Finance Adopts Measures on Agriculture In the meeting chaired by Luis Antonio Torres Iribar, a member of the Central Committee and the PCC First Secretary in Holguin it was said they will debate on the documents passed on the 7th... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Cuban Ministry of Finance Adopts Measures on AgricultureThe Ministry of Finance and Prices of Cuba today confirmed a new package of mea
Cuban Ministry of Finance Adopts Measures on Agriculture
Radio Angulo / Posted yesterday
The Ministry of Finance and Prices of Cuba today confirmed a new package of measures for the regulation of the marketing of agricultural products in the domestic market. In a press release, the Ministry of Finance and Prices stresses that in order... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government may offer bluechip PSU shares to FIIs, domestic buyersincluding Oil India and ONGC, by offering shares only to institutional investor
Government may offer bluechip PSU shares to FIIs, domestic buyers
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
including Oil India and ONGC, by offering shares only to institutional investors. A top government official said that the Ministry of Finance is considering opting for the Institutional Placement Programme (IPP) route for diluting stake in... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
1Malaysia Development Bhd. Nears a Sorry EndThe Malaysian government has begun to officially dismantle 1Malaysia Developmen
1Malaysia Development Bhd. Nears a Sorry End
Asia Sentinel / Posted yesterday
The Malaysian government has begun to officially dismantle 1Malaysia Development Bhd., the Ministry of Finance-backed development fund that was brought into being by Prime Minister Najib Razak in 2008 and which has morphed into what arguably is the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
University Staff Suspend Strikesays they decided to suspend the strike ahead of their meeting with Permanent S
University Staff Suspend Strike
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
says they decided to suspend the strike ahead of their meeting with Permanent Secretary and Secretary to the Treasury, Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development Keith Muhakanizi this evening to resolve the stalemate over their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Mediation Programme Backfiring On the Judiciary?article 128 of the constitution which stipulates that the judiciary shall be se
Is Mediation Programme Backfiring On the Judiciary?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
article 128 of the constitution which stipulates that the judiciary shall be self-accounting and may deal directly with the ministry of finance. He says that the judiciary has failed to borrow a leaf from parliament, which took control of its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Judiciary Cash Crisis Leaves Election Petitions in Balancememo dated April 28, 2016, the secretary to the judiciary, Dorcus Okalany, told
Judiciary Cash Crisis Leaves Election Petitions in Balance
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
memo dated April 28, 2016, the secretary to the judiciary, Dorcus Okalany, told officials in this arm government that the ministry of finance sent less money than expected. "We received funds for the 4th quarter for the financial year 2015/16... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Malaysia dissolves 1MDB advisory board; takes over its assetsand land assets in Bandar Malaysia Sdn Bhd, TRX City Sdn Bhd, Air Itam and Pula
Malaysia dissolves 1MDB advisory board; takes over its assets
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
and land assets in Bandar Malaysia Sdn Bhd, TRX City Sdn Bhd, Air Itam and Pulau Indah will be transferred to the Ministry of Finance Incorporated, the ministry said. It did not say what happens to the debt linked to these assets. In its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FG Moves to Address Poor Performance of Insurancetowards the attainment of the goal. Adeosun, who was represented at the event
FG Moves to Address Poor Performance of Insurance
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
towards the attainment of the goal. Adeosun, who was represented at the event by the Director of Efficiency Unit in the Ministry of Finance, Mrs. Patience Oniha, said there is a strong link between insurance market development and economic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister in Hospitals' SOSThe Ministry of Health and Child Care is appealing for urgent release of funds
Minister in Hospitals' SOS
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Ministry of Health and Child Care is appealing for urgent release of funds from the Ministry of Finance for the procurement of drugs and other sundries amid revelations that public health institutions were struggling to cope with the increasing... Read more
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The Hindu
The indirect benefits transferratio in India is lower than several Sub-Saharan African countries and signific
The indirect benefits transfer
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
ratio in India is lower than several Sub-Saharan African countries and significantly below China. New data from the Ministry of Finance give us a sense of how tax revenues — and particularly direct taxes — have moved in recent years. The... Read more
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The Hindu
Vijay Mallya tweets: I am not a defaulterletter to Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari, Mr. Mallya said, “I am shocked tha
Vijay Mallya tweets: I am not a defaulter
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
letter to Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari, Mr. Mallya said, “I am shocked that the Department of Financial Services, Ministry of Finance, Government of India, has provided factually wrong information to a Parliament Committee. Nevertheless,... Read more
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dna
Vijay Mallya's resignation from Rajya Sabha turned downallegations against me are blatantly false and baseless". "I am shocked that t
Vijay Mallya's resignation from Rajya Sabha turned down
dna / Posted 2 days ago
allegations against me are blatantly false and baseless". "I am shocked that the Department of Financial Services, Ministry of Finance, Government of India has provided factually wrong information to a Parliament committee," he had... Read more
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The China Post
Tax fog boggles property developersscrambling for the old tax rate underscores their worry over uncertainty over t
Tax fog boggles property developers
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
scrambling for the old tax rate underscores their worry over uncertainty over the new tax.In late March, the Ministry of Finance and the State Administration of Taxation issued a circular clarifying that the cost of land-the biggest... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Considerably Good Lesson' - Dr. Sawyer Describes Creation of MFDPMonrovia — The Chairman of the Governance Commission, Dr. Amos C. Sawyer, says
'Considerably Good Lesson' - Dr. Sawyer Describes Creation of MFDP
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Monrovia — The Chairman of the Governance Commission, Dr. Amos C. Sawyer, says the exercise of putting together a Ministry of Finance and Development Planning as a separate entity is one of the pioneering initiatives of the government that has yet... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Seized Containers Belong to Westco, Not UCI, Rice Importer ClarifiesUCI says it remains committed to maintaining a cordial relationship it has enjo
Seized Containers Belong to Westco, Not UCI, Rice Importer Clarifies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
UCI says it remains committed to maintaining a cordial relationship it has enjoyed over the years with the Ministry of Finance and has taken the position that it will work along with the LRA to ensure that Westco International pays... Read more
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The Economic Times
Vijay Mallya's resignation from Rajya Sabha turned down"The allegations against me are blatantly false and baseless." "I am shocked t
Vijay Mallya's resignation from Rajya Sabha turned down
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
"The allegations against me are blatantly false and baseless." "I am shocked that the Department of Financial Services, Ministry of Finance, Government of India has provided factually wrong information to a Parliament Committee," he had further... Read more
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The Financial Express
Govt targets Rs 64,580 crore revenue in FY17 from spectrum salein the current financial year from spectrum auction proceeds, a Parliamentary p
Govt targets Rs 64,580 crore revenue in FY17 from spectrum sale
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
in the current financial year from spectrum auction proceeds, a Parliamentary panel has said. “For the year 2016-17, the Ministry of Finance have set the target of Rs 98,994.93 crore, which is inclusive of 64,580.92 crore as spectrum auction... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government targets Rs 64,580 cr revenue in FY17 from spectrum salein the current financial year from spectrum auction proceeds, a Parliamentary p
Government targets Rs 64,580 cr revenue in FY17 from spectrum sale
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
in the current financial year from spectrum auction proceeds, a Parliamentary panel has said. "For the year 2016-17, the Ministry of Finance have set the target of Rs 98,994.93 crore, which is inclusive of 64,580.92 crore as spectrum auction... Read more
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The Hindu
Vijay Mallya resigns from Rajya Sabharesignation letter to Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari, he said, “I am shocked
Vijay Mallya resigns from Rajya Sabha
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
resignation letter to Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari, he said, “I am shocked that the Department of Financial Services, Ministry of Finance, Government of India has provided factually wrong information to a Parliament Committee. "Nevertheless... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minimum Wage - House in Final Stages of Passing the Long-Awaited Wage Billallowed us to present a Private Members Bill but there was some delay for the c
Minimum Wage - House in Final Stages of Passing the Long-Awaited Wage Bill
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
allowed us to present a Private Members Bill but there was some delay for the certificate of financial implication from the Ministry of Finance," she said. 1. Australia leads the list with $9.54 (Shs31,863), per hour. 2. Luxembourg comes second... Read more
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