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AllAfrica.com
Sleiti MSG Ends Work Plan Dialogue Workshoplined up for implementation in accordance with the timelines set". Mohamed Ama
Sleiti MSG Ends Work Plan Dialogue Workshop
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 minutes ago
lined up for implementation in accordance with the timelines set". Mohamed Amara Salisu, an MSG member representing the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development, gave an overview of the document. According to him, the work plan consists of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parliament Urged to Assess Integrity of Budget ExecutionConsultant of the Public Financial Management Improvement and Consolidation pro
Parliament Urged to Assess Integrity of Budget Execution
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 minutes ago
Consultant of the Public Financial Management Improvement and Consolidation project in the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development has urged parliament to not only approve budget, but also assess the integrity of budget execution through... Read more
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Tax-News.com
India Cabinet Agrees Cypriot Tax Treaty Changesorigin for the sake of avoiding tax. As in the case of Mauritius, this amendmen
India Cabinet Agrees Cypriot Tax Treaty Changes
Tax-News.com / Posted 55 minutes ago
origin for the sake of avoiding tax. As in the case of Mauritius, this amendment will deter such activities." The Cypriot Ministry of Finance had earlier said: "The text has been agreed between the two negotiating teams of the contracting states... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
17 Workers Sue Children's Hospitalstaff of the hospital and entitled to be migrated onto the Single Spine Salary
17 Workers Sue Children's Hospital
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
staff of the hospital and entitled to be migrated onto the Single Spine Salary Structure (SSSS) as directed by the Ministry of Finance, as far back as November 1, 2011 and were also entitled to other benefits. The workers said all attempts... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Debate On the Petroleum Exploration and Production BillGIGS used the meticulous analysis of the official Quarterly Petroleum Receipts
Debate On the Petroleum Exploration and Production Bill
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
GIGS used the meticulous analysis of the official Quarterly Petroleum Receipts and Distribution Reports released by the Ministry of Finance from 2011-2015, under the so-called Ghana Hybrid System which is without any legal framework backing it,... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Review ban on recruitment of lecturers – UTAG to gov’tapproval by Public Services Commission provided for 897 workers to be recruited
Review ban on recruitment of lecturers – UTAG to gov’t
Ghanaweb.com / Posted an hour ago
approval by Public Services Commission provided for 897 workers to be recruited. Surprisingly, financial clearance from the Ministry of Finance gives the university only 238 slots to be filled putting undue pressure on the few lecturers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Workers' N293 Billion Benefit Claimsby various agencies to the Head of Service? Is this not reminiscent of the reg
Workers' N293 Billion Benefit Claims
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
by various agencies to the Head of Service? Is this not reminiscent of the regular dubious claims? Even when the federal ministry of finance paid such claims there have been no published audited reports showing authenticity of claims and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Taiwan to toughen anti-money laundering law after US fineagencies to screen clients and report suspicious transactions to authorities.
Taiwan to toughen anti-money laundering law after US fine
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 6 hours ago
agencies to screen clients and report suspicious transactions to authorities. Mega International, which counts Taiwan's Ministry of Finance and the National Development Fund among its shareholders, agreed to fix an internal compliance system... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taiwan to toughen anti-money laundering law after US fineagencies to screen clients and report suspicious transactions to authorities.
Taiwan to toughen anti-money laundering law after US fine
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 hours ago
agencies to screen clients and report suspicious transactions to authorities. Mega International, which counts Taiwan's Ministry of Finance and the National Development Fund among its shareholders, agreed to fix an internal compliance system... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
India PM Appoints Kenyan-Born Patel to Head the Reserve BankYale University in 1990. He has worked in different capacities and stations at
India PM Appoints Kenyan-Born Patel to Head the Reserve Bank
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Yale University in 1990. He has worked in different capacities and stations at the International Monetary Fund and the ministry of finance in India before he was appointed the Deputy Governor of RBI in 2013. He currently runs the Indian... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda Hosts High Level Tobacco Taxation Meetingto high prices, thus discourage consumption and reduce the health risks,"Muhimp
Rwanda Hosts High Level Tobacco Taxation Meeting
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
to high prices, thus discourage consumption and reduce the health risks,"Muhimpundu said. According to statistics from the ministry of finance, tobacco taxation has increased over time - from 60% in 2001-2006,to 120% in 2007- 2009 and 150% for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
More Banks to Charge Value Added Tax On Servicescharges and fees effective July 1 to reflect the newly imposed VAT. Applicabil
More Banks to Charge Value Added Tax On Services
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
charges and fees effective July 1 to reflect the newly imposed VAT. Applicability of the tax divided two organs within the Ministry of Finance and Planning with the Bank of Tanzania saying the burden of the levy should be borne by the final... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Appoints New Managing Director for Reconstruction Fund, NERFUNDrisk officer at the Bank of Industry. Mr. Oseni's appointment was announced We
Nigeria Appoints New Managing Director for Reconstruction Fund, NERFUND
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
risk officer at the Bank of Industry. Mr. Oseni's appointment was announced Wednesday by the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Finance, Mahmoud Isa-Dutse, who credited Minister Kemi Adeosun as approving the posting. "His appointment which... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Slovenian PM nominates finance ministry official Erman as new finance ministerMramor who resigned in July, citing personal reasons. Erman, 50, who is a lega
Slovenian PM nominates finance ministry official Erman as new finance minister
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 hours ago
Mramor who resigned in July, citing personal reasons. Erman, 50, who is a legal expert by profession, has worked at the ministry of finance since 1993 and has been a state secretary for the past six years, dealing mainly with taxes and the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government to Kick Off Abuja Phase of Digital Switchover in Novembermeeting in Abuja, Director General of NBC, Is'haq Moddibo Kawu, said the commis
Government to Kick Off Abuja Phase of Digital Switchover in November
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
meeting in Abuja, Director General of NBC, Is'haq Moddibo Kawu, said the commission met with officials of the Federal Ministry of Finance on Thursday, even as he expressed hope that Nigeria would meet the June 2017 DSO deadline. He observed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
First Vice President Gets Assured On Ministry of Finance's Implementation to State Organs' Reform Programthe issue of reform is a continuous process backed by strong political will. H
First Vice President Gets Assured On Ministry of Finance's Implementation to State Organs' Reform Program
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
the issue of reform is a continuous process backed by strong political will. He stressed, during his visit Tuesday to the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning accompanying by a number of ministers and state ministers, the confidence of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bakri Visits Finance Ministry to Inspect Implementation of State Reform Programthat the reform issue is a continuous one and backed up by a strong Sudanese wi
Bakri Visits Finance Ministry to Inspect Implementation of State Reform Program
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
that the reform issue is a continuous one and backed up by a strong Sudanese will. This came when he visited Tuesday the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning, accompanied by a number of ministers and state ministers. The First Vice -... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
JI moved constitutional petition against Panama leaksJI, filed the petition under Article 184 (3) making Ministry of Parliamentary A
JI moved constitutional petition against Panama leaks
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
JI, filed the petition under Article 184 (3) making Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs (MOPA), Ministry of Law and Justice, Ministry of Finance, Cabinet Division and National Accountability Bureau (NAB) respondents. “It is also a matter of concern... Read more
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Quartz
Kenya’s president has approved a “popular but unwise” cap on bank lending ratescap as “a very populist move, fueled by anger, but an equally unwise move that
Kenya’s president has approved a “popular but unwise” cap on bank lending rates
Quartz / Posted yesterday
cap as “a very populist move, fueled by anger, but an equally unwise move that we may quickly regret.” Kenyan bankers, the ministry of finance, and the central bank have all spoken out against the lending cap bill, which was passed by parliament... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Masing thanks banks for help in speeding up infrastructure devtin national infrastructure and financing,” he said. BPMB, a development financ
Masing thanks banks for help in speeding up infrastructure devt
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
in national infrastructure and financing,” he said. BPMB, a development financial institution wholly-owned by the Ministry of Finance Incorporated, plays pivotal roles in the funding and development of key economic sectors such as... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Hawks vs Gordhan: Statement by Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhanthe HAWKS in any bonafide investigation as stated in my statement. I have a jo
Hawks vs Gordhan: Statement by Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
the HAWKS in any bonafide investigation as stated in my statement. I have a job to do in a difficult economic environment and serve South Africa as best I can. Let me do my job. Issued on behalf of the Ministry of Finance Date: 24 Au... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Indonesia might create own tax havens for local firmsin, it has only raised US$3.2 billion, even though the immediate target is clos
Indonesia might create own tax havens for local firms
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
in, it has only raised US$3.2 billion, even though the immediate target is closer to around $43 billion, according to the Ministry of Finance. Mr Brodjonegoro said one possible way to repatriate money might be to target Indonesian companies... Read more
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New Kerala
Cabinet approves signing of Air Services Agreement between India and Fiji - newkerala.com #109524of Air Service Agreement has been finalized in consultation with Ministry of La
Cabinet approves signing of Air Services Agreement between India and Fiji - newkerala.com #109524
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
of Air Service Agreement has been finalized in consultation with Ministry of Law Justice (Department of Legal Affairs), Ministry of Finance (Department of Economic Affairs, Department of Revenue), Ministry of External Affairs, Department of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Links Success in Counter-Insurgency, Anti-Graft Crusade to ICTwhich has arrested and prosecuting many suspected fraudsters, using the ICT too
Govt Links Success in Counter-Insurgency, Anti-Graft Crusade to ICT
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
which has arrested and prosecuting many suspected fraudsters, using the ICT tools, the collaboration between the federal Ministry of Finance and the Office of the Accountant General of the Federation, where more than 35,000 ghost workers were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CBN Suspends 9 Banks From Forex Transactionsnumber, was dated September 14, 2015. It was signed by M. K. Dikwa for the Acco
CBN Suspends 9 Banks From Forex Transactions
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
number, was dated September 14, 2015. It was signed by M. K. Dikwa for the Accountant-General of the Federation, Federal Ministry of Finance, Funds Department, Abuja. The banks, which suspension would remain in force until they remit all the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Naguru Hospital On the Spot Over Shs800 Millionlead counsel, Mr Mathias Mpuuga (Masaka Municipality), Parliament approved Shs5
Naguru Hospital On the Spot Over Shs800 Million
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
lead counsel, Mr Mathias Mpuuga (Masaka Municipality), Parliament approved Shs5.4 billion for the hospital but the ministry of Finance released Shs4.5 billion of which Shs800 million was meant to hire staff but it was never... Read more
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Times of Malta
Malta Development Bank gets European Commission approvalMaltese Government on both the assets and liabilities side, the extent of which
Malta Development Bank gets European Commission approval
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
Maltese Government on both the assets and liabilities side, the extent of which will be negotiated between the Bank and the Ministry of Finance, the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister said in a statement. Although it is considered a non-profit... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kasambara Sentence Hearing Adjourned - Manondo, Kumwembe Raise ConcernsTwo convicted persons on the attempted murder of former budget director in the
Kasambara Sentence Hearing Adjourned - Manondo, Kumwembe Raise Concerns
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Two convicted persons on the attempted murder of former budget director in the ministry of finance, MacDonald Kumwembe and Pika Manondo have expressed concernc that they were not informed of their appearance in court on Monday for for hearing of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Govt Frustrating Fishing Industry?and indirectly - according to the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
Is Govt Frustrating Fishing Industry?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
and indirectly - according to the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Malawi's annual economic report by the Ministry of Finance, Development and Economic Planning indicates that in 2010 Malawi exported 11 781 kilograms of aquarium... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Moshi Tycoon Widow Charged for Murdering InlawSeptember 6 when it will comes up for mention following further investigation.
Moshi Tycoon Widow Charged for Murdering Inlaw
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
September 6 when it will comes up for mention following further investigation. The late Aneth Msuya, an economist with the Ministry of Finance and Planning, was found dead with her throat slit. According to media reports, her four years-old son... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Scraps 8 000 Poststo the Permanent Secretary in the Agriculture Ministry Mr Ringson Chitsiko date
Govt Scraps 8 000 Posts
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
to the Permanent Secretary in the Agriculture Ministry Mr Ringson Chitsiko dated July 29 this year and copied to the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development, says that out of 19 235 posts in the Ministry, 8 252 posts have been abolished... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria's Economy Sinks DeeperSystem (IPPIS) is bringing about a monthly savings of N8 billion, while the cre
Nigeria's Economy Sinks Deeper
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
System (IPPIS) is bringing about a monthly savings of N8 billion, while the creation of the efficiency unit in the ministry of finance is projected to save N14 billion in the 2016 fiscal year alone The president, LCCI, Dr. Nike Akande, ‎in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Experts Urge Tax and Price Hike of Cigarettes to Reduce Smokingto use tobacco. It is better to prevent than to treat," she said. Emmanuel Nku
Experts Urge Tax and Price Hike of Cigarettes to Reduce Smoking
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
to use tobacco. It is better to prevent than to treat," she said. Emmanuel Nkurunziza, head of taxation department at the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning, believes increasing taxes on tobacco products will have a big impact on reduction... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore-Africa trade relations set to deepen with new agreementswith Nigeria. According to a joint press statement from the Ministry of Trade
Singapore-Africa trade relations set to deepen with new agreements
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
with Nigeria. According to a joint press statement from the Ministry of Trade and Industry, Ministry of Transport and Ministry of Finance, Ethiopia-Singapore DTA clarifies the taxing rights between both countries. This covers all forms of... Read more
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Newsmax
World's Biggest Bond Traders Undeterred by Negative Yieldscompiled by Bloomberg show. China’s been another big buyer, accumulating a reco
World's Biggest Bond Traders Undeterred by Negative Yields
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
compiled by Bloomberg show. China’s been another big buyer, accumulating a record amount of bills last quarter, Japanese Ministry of Finance data show. “We can in some markets buy even negative-yielding assets and hedge them into U.S. dollars to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Arun Jaitley orders 'immediate action' towards implementation of Bankruptcy Codeto take "immediate action" on the key requirements of the legislation. "Jaitle
Arun Jaitley orders 'immediate action' towards implementation of Bankruptcy Code
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
to take "immediate action" on the key requirements of the legislation. "Jaitley directed the senior officers of the Ministry of Finance and Corporate Affairs to take suitable necessary action for implementation of IBC 2016 in a time bound... Read more
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New Kerala
Jaitley orders 'immediate action' towards implementation of Bankruptcy Code - newkerala.com #108946to take "immediate action" on the key requirements of the legislation. "Jaitle
Jaitley orders 'immediate action' towards implementation of Bankruptcy Code - newkerala.com #108946
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
to take "immediate action" on the key requirements of the legislation. "Jaitley directed the senior officers of the Ministry of Finance and Corporate Affairs to take suitable necessary action for implementation of IBC 2016 in a time bound... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Education Parks New Structuresthe cards for years, and is meant to fill the professional vacuum in the educat
Education Parks New Structures
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
the cards for years, and is meant to fill the professional vacuum in the education sector. Steenkamp said they engaged the ministry of finance on the need to continue the recruitment. Although she could not give the exact figures on how much... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Free Electricity Ruffling Feathers in Liberia's Nimba CountyCode establishment of the LRA and made Supreme the Consolidated GOL account for
Free Electricity Ruffling Feathers in Liberia's Nimba County
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Code establishment of the LRA and made Supreme the Consolidated GOL account for holding GoL funds managed solely by the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning. Prior to these changes, GoL funds could be and were indeed held in private in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MTC Disconnects NPLin the 2016/17 budget for our request," he said. "The [sports] ministry must n
MTC Disconnects NPL
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
in the 2016/17 budget for our request," he said. "The [sports] ministry must now submit the budget proposal to the Ministry of Finance, which will look at it and then submit it for approval. But now, even if budgetary provision has been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Facts and Myths About NNPCstarted between a committee consisting of Department of Petroleum Resources (DP
Facts and Myths About NNPC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
started between a committee consisting of Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Ministry of Finance (MoF) and the NNPC with the PSC contractors that year. However, when Ajumogobia was replaced, his... Read more
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dna
Inland waterways may get 5% of road cessrefused to share the amount expected from the Central Road Fund and said that t
Inland waterways may get 5% of road cess
dna / Posted 2 days ago
refused to share the amount expected from the Central Road Fund and said that the final decision will be taken by the Ministry of Finance. Under the National Waterways Act 2016, a total of 111 inland waterways across 24 states have been... Read more
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Daily News
Reviving underperforming state enterprisespublic enterprises should be given enhanced targets of performance by the minis
Reviving underperforming state enterprises
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
public enterprises should be given enhanced targets of performance by the minister in charge, in consultation with the Ministry of Finance. A unit in the Ministry of Public Enterprise Development should be established to monitor the achievement... Read more
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The China Post
Cabinet probes Mega Bank money laundering allegationson Monday was chaired by FSC Chairman Ding Kung-wha (丁克華) and was attended by r
Cabinet probes Mega Bank money laundering allegations
The China Post / Posted 3 days ago
on Monday was chaired by FSC Chairman Ding Kung-wha (丁克華) and was attended by representatives from the central bank, the Ministry of Finance (MOF, 財政部) and the Ministry of Justice (MOJ, 法務部). FSC Vice Chairman Kuei Hsien-nung (桂先農) said yesterday... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Revenue Agency to Be Operational in Next Budget Year - Schlettweinprovisions of revenue laws and the provision of customs and excise services. T
Revenue Agency to Be Operational in Next Budget Year - Schlettwein
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
provisions of revenue laws and the provision of customs and excise services. The policy function remains with the Ministry of Finance (tax policy, customs and excise policy, research and economic appraisal of tax and customs and excise... Read more
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New Kerala
AAP slams Centre over FDDI degree scam - newkerala.com #108435to the AAP leader, the RTI queries were filed by the students of the institutes
AAP slams Centre over FDDI degree scam - newkerala.com #108435
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
to the AAP leader, the RTI queries were filed by the students of the institutes. The FDDI, which comes under the Ministry of Finance, has over 12 branches across the country and is one of the premier institutes in the leather... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Federal govt gives main priority to Sarawak development – Ministrygives main priority to Sarawak development to improve the economic and social w
Federal govt gives main priority to Sarawak development – Ministry
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
gives main priority to Sarawak development to improve the economic and social well-being. In a statement today, the Ministry of Finance (MOF) said, Budget 2016 has allocated RM29.2 billion for Sarawak and Sabah development programmes,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Basic Facts About Lagos' Land Use Chargeof their customer service channels. You can visit www.landusecharge.com for cla
Basic Facts About Lagos' Land Use Charge
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
of their customer service channels. You can visit www.landusecharge.com for clarification or you go over to their office at Ministry of Finance at Alausa. However note that all claims of non receipt of First Demand Notice will be checked against... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sensex ends below 28,000 as rate cut hopes dimits economy and the high private savings rate. Rate-sensitive sectors like aut
Sensex ends below 28,000 as rate cut hopes dim
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
its economy and the high private savings rate. Rate-sensitive sectors like auto and banks witnessed selling pressure after Ministry of Finance said that Urjit R Patel has been appointed as the new Governor of Reserve Bank of India. IT and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Teachers and Government in Deadlock Over Salarieshas become a practice to negotiate for a period of three of years to align with
Teachers and Government in Deadlock Over Salaries
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
has become a practice to negotiate for a period of three of years to align with the three-year rolling budget of the Ministry of Finance and also the medium-term expenditure framework." According to Tweya, in the 2015 - 2016 financial year... Read more
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