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Ghanaweb.com
MoH recruits 4,800 nursespublic and private nursing training schools will all be employed in these facil
MoH recruits 4,800 nurses
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public and private nursing training schools will all be employed in these facilities. “The ministry is in talks with the Ministry of Finance to secure additional financial clearance which will help engage nurses from private training institutions... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Japan Agrees Tax Information Exchange With Panamabetween countries developed by the OECD and being adopted globally from next ye
Japan Agrees Tax Information Exchange With Panama
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between countries developed by the OECD and being adopted globally from next year. A statement from the Japanese Ministry of Finance confirmed that "the Government of Japan is determined to contribute to the strengthening of the... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Google’s Paris headquarters raided in tax evasion probea source telling the paper that it was a "top secret" investigation and, "the o
Google’s Paris headquarters raided in tax evasion probe
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a source telling the paper that it was a "top secret" investigation and, "the operation was extremely secretive." France's ministry of finance, Bercy, has previously demanded that the company pay €1.6bn in taxes. The company has been under close... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Oshakati Police, Customs Accused of Improprietyto benefit from the alleged sale of some of the confiscated items. The confisca
Oshakati Police, Customs Accused of Impropriety
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
to benefit from the alleged sale of some of the confiscated items. The confiscated goods are stored at warehouses of the Ministry of Finance. Efforts to get comment from the police proved futile as deputy commissioner Nico Steenkamp, who was in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Are White Ex-Zimbabwe Farmers Driving Zambia Maize Boom?Zimbabwe was not paying its own farmers for maize delivered to the state grain
Are White Ex-Zimbabwe Farmers Driving Zambia Maize Boom?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Zimbabwe was not paying its own farmers for maize delivered to the state grain buyer, GMB. According to statistics from the Ministry of Finance, government paid out nearly $68 million to pay farmers for grain delivered. The $67,8 million was made up... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Baba Ammi in Lusaka for AfDB's Annual Meetingspart in the annual meetings of the African Development Bank Group scheduled fro
Baba Ammi in Lusaka for AfDB's Annual Meetings
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part in the annual meetings of the African Development Bank Group scheduled from 23 to 27 May in Lusaka (Zambia), said the ministry of Finance in a communiqué. This session will be an opportunity for the executives of the economic and financial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The New Commerspublic officials because he or she can act with enormous independence and auton
The New Commers
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public officials because he or she can act with enormous independence and autonomy. She cited an example that while the Ministry of Finance can only propose a budget [to] the Legislature each year on behalf of the President with substantial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Harvard Bestows Award On Former Liberian Finance Minister Konnehin the Cabinet whose dynamism and commitment to public service made my time in
Harvard Bestows Award On Former Liberian Finance Minister Konneh
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
in the Cabinet whose dynamism and commitment to public service made my time in government productive; the staff at the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning. We made a good team, and I am honored to have been a part of their lives and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Inside President Buhari's 2016 Signed Health Budgetbillion and how the funds will be utilized. Also most importantly to support th
Inside President Buhari's 2016 Signed Health Budget
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
billion and how the funds will be utilized. Also most importantly to support the agency to ensure timely release by the Ministry of Finance, and also supporting it for transparent spending and linking it with improved immunization coverage. Dr... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Countries in Conflict Must Lead Peace Process for World Humanitarian Summit to SucceedSecretariat. The g7+ Group is a voluntary association of the world's poorest co
Countries in Conflict Must Lead Peace Process for World Humanitarian Summit to Succeed
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Secretariat. The g7+ Group is a voluntary association of the world's poorest countries affected by conflict and fragility. He was head of aid coordination at the Ministry of Finance, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, before joining the g7+ Secretari... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Terkper's New Thinking' On Giif Causing U.S.$110 Million Loss to the Stateidle funds must deliver value to the state. According to the Minister, oversee
Terkper's New Thinking' On Giif Causing U.S.$110 Million Loss to the State
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
idle funds must deliver value to the state. According to the Minister, overseeing the State Treasury, unlike before, the Ministry of Finance is now engaged at working at getting optimal returns on all government funds. The new policy is aimed at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda 'Misses' the Fourth Industrial Revolutionof about eight delegates, with only one coming from the government. Mr Keith Mu
Uganda 'Misses' the Fourth Industrial Revolution
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of about eight delegates, with only one coming from the government. Mr Keith Muhakanizi, the permanent secretary in the Ministry of Finance was the only Ugandan government technocrat who attended the conference. The plus side is that the drinks... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
No cause for concern over possible default: 1MDB CEO1MDB could not pay, added Kanda. Additionally, he explained to them the soon-t
No cause for concern over possible default: 1MDB CEO
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 hours ago
1MDB could not pay, added Kanda. Additionally, he explained to them the soon-to-be-executed asset transfer to Malaysia's Ministry of Finance (MOF) is in fact a sale to another MOF company, with payment deferred to match future principal payment.... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Zim farmers driving Zambia maize boom?Zimbabwe was not paying its own farmers for maize delivered to the state grain
Zim farmers driving Zambia maize boom?
New Zimbabwe / Posted 23 hours ago
Zimbabwe was not paying its own farmers for maize delivered to the state grain buyer, GMB. According to statistics from the Ministry of Finance, government paid out nearly $68 million to pay farmers for grain delivered. The $67,8 million was made up... Read more
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IMF
IMF�s Middle East Regional Technical Assistance Center concludes its Annual Meeting in Beirutannual meeting on Thursday, May 19, 2016, in Beirut. The meeting was chaired b
IMF�s Middle East Regional Technical Assistance Center concludes its Annual Meeting in Beirut
IMF / Posted yesterday
annual meeting on Thursday, May 19, 2016, in Beirut. The meeting was chaired by Mr. Alain Bifani, Director General of the Ministry of Finance of Lebanon. In his opening remarks, Mr. Bifani said that despite the complex political transformation and... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (MON, BAYGN, ANTM, CI, TPUB, GCI, JPY, USD, SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, USO, WTI, OIL, VDE, QQQ, TLT, TLO)as imports slumped 23.3%. That left a trade surplus of 823.5 billion yen ($7.5
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (MON, BAYGN, ANTM, CI, TPUB, GCI, JPY, USD, SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, USO, WTI, OIL, VDE, QQQ, TLT, TLO)
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
as imports slumped 23.3%. That left a trade surplus of 823.5 billion yen ($7.5 billion), the largest since March 2010, the Ministry of Finance said. The yen's appreciation this year, by as much as 9% versus the dollar, has made Japanese goods less... Read more
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Connecticut Post
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (MON, BAYGN, ANTM, CI, TPUB, GCI, JPY, USD, SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, USO, WTI, OIL, VDE, QQQ, TLT, TLO)as imports slumped 23.3%. That left a trade surplus of 823.5 billion yen ($7.5
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (MON, BAYGN, ANTM, CI, TPUB, GCI, JPY, USD, SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, USO, WTI, OIL, VDE, QQQ, TLT, TLO)
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
as imports slumped 23.3%. That left a trade surplus of 823.5 billion yen ($7.5 billion), the largest since March 2010, the Ministry of Finance said. The yen's appreciation this year, by as much as 9% versus the dollar, has made Japanese goods less... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (MON, BAYGN, ANTM, CI, TPUB, GCI, JPY, USD, SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, USO, WTI, OIL, VDE, QQQ, TLT, TLO)as imports slumped 23.3%. That left a trade surplus of 823.5 billion yen ($7.5
10 things you need to know before the opening bell (MON, BAYGN, ANTM, CI, TPUB, GCI, JPY, USD, SPY, SPX, DJI, IXIC, USO, WTI, OIL, VDE, QQQ, TLT, TLO)
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
as imports slumped 23.3%. That left a trade surplus of 823.5 billion yen ($7.5 billion), the largest since March 2010, the Ministry of Finance said. The yen's appreciation this year, by as much as 9% versus the dollar, has made Japanese goods less... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Long-Term Investment Needs PPPsgovernment has taken a progressive step with the establishment of a Public Priv
Long-Term Investment Needs PPPs
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
government has taken a progressive step with the establishment of a Public Private Partnership (PPP) unit housed in the Ministry of Finance; whose mandate is to create awareness of PPPs, coordinate PPP capacity building; assist government... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kigali Installs U.S.$3 Million Cyber Security System to Curb Online Crimesand integrity of messages, software and digital documents. The system is curre
Kigali Installs U.S.$3 Million Cyber Security System to Curb Online Crimes
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
and integrity of messages, software and digital documents. The system is currently running as a pilot project in the Ministry of Finance and at the Rwanda Public Procurement Authority, while sensitisation workshops for public workers have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EC Returns Shs71 Billion Voting Gadgets to Supplierthe gadgets was the "best-bargain", arguing it "was the best deal for hire purc
EC Returns Shs71 Billion Voting Gadgets to Supplier
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
the gadgets was the "best-bargain", arguing it "was the best deal for hire purchase they could get around." Sources in the Ministry of Finance intimated that Shs91b was released for the procurement of the BVVS but only Shs71b was absorbed and the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Close Non-Performing Parastatals - Moyosaid the MP for Tati East Samson Guma Moyo. Debating the consolidated and devel
Close Non-Performing Parastatals - Moyo
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
said the MP for Tati East Samson Guma Moyo. Debating the consolidated and development funds estimates for 2016/17 for Ministry of Finance and Development Planning, Moyo said that the deficit is mainly caused by parastatals that are not making... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
High-Level Delegation From Zimbabwe Calls On the African Development Bank On the Country's Arrears Clearancecomprised among others, the Governor of the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe, John P. M
High-Level Delegation From Zimbabwe Calls On the African Development Bank On the Country's Arrears Clearance
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
comprised among others, the Governor of the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe, John P. Mangudya, and other officials from the Ministry of Finance and Reserve Bank. The meeting provided an update of the progress made in view of the upcoming meeting... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Trade With Japan Collapses: Exports Decline 7th Month, Imports Plunge Most Since 2009Shinzo Abe’s efforts to revive economic growth. Overseas shipments declined 10
Trade With Japan Collapses: Exports Decline 7th Month, Imports Plunge Most Since 2009
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
Shinzo Abe’s efforts to revive economic growth. Overseas shipments declined 10.1 percent in April from a year earlier, the Ministry of Finance said on Monday. The median estimate of economists surveyed by Bloomberg was for a 9.9 percent drop.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Trade Forum Dialogue On Services and Manufacturingtreatment in the allocation of procurement". Keynote speaker, Ono-Robby Nangolo
Trade Forum Dialogue On Services and Manufacturing
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
treatment in the allocation of procurement". Keynote speaker, Ono-Robby Nangolo, the procurement legal expert of the Ministry of Finance gave a holistic overview of the Public Procurement Act. He extended the link of the act to other... Read more
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Calcutta News
Japan’s exports suffer dramatic drop in Aprilmixed range of factors are attributed to the dramatic decline in Japanese expor
Japan’s exports suffer dramatic drop in April
Calcutta News / Posted yesterday
mixed range of factors are attributed to the dramatic decline in Japanese exports during the month of April. The country’s Ministry of Finance data indicated that Japan’s exports fell at the fastest pace in three months during April. Figures... Read more
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Business Insider
10 things you need to know before the opening bellas imports slumped 23.3%. That left a trade surplus of 823.5 billion yen ($7.5
10 things you need to know before the opening bell
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
as imports slumped 23.3%. That left a trade surplus of 823.5 billion yen ($7.5 billion), the largest since March 2010, the Ministry of Finance said. The yen's appreciation this year, by as much as 9% versus the dollar, has made Japanese goods less... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Over Rwf 11 Billion Was Spent Weapons On Genocide Weapons - Dr. Bideriand other tools to perpetrate genocide. Dr. Bideri was speaking during the com
Over Rwf 11 Billion Was Spent Weapons On Genocide Weapons - Dr. Bideri
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
and other tools to perpetrate genocide. Dr. Bideri was speaking during the commemoration of over 100 staff members of the ministry of finance killed during 1994 genocide against Tutsi. "The country sought loans from outside in form of aid to buy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S.$13 Million to Be Lost in MPs Tax ExemptionU-turn on MPs' tax exemption, and warned that the amendment to the disputed Inc
U.S.$13 Million to Be Lost in MPs Tax Exemption
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U-turn on MPs' tax exemption, and warned that the amendment to the disputed Income Tax Bill, 2016, was in contempt of court. The URA Commissioner General, for example, says if the Income Tax Bill, 2016 that MPs hastily passed to insulate... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Drop in the Rate of Inflation for First Quarter of Current Fiscal Year 2016, to 12.4 Percentof the fiscal 2016, has dropped tom 12.4% down from 23.4% for the same period i
Drop in the Rate of Inflation for First Quarter of Current Fiscal Year 2016, to 12.4 Percent
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of the fiscal 2016, has dropped tom 12.4% down from 23.4% for the same period in the fiscal year 2015, a report by the ministry of Finance said. In the report he presented to the council of ministers, the |Minister of Finance, Badrul Din... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ministry of Finance Calls On Islamic Development Bank to Finance Export-Oriented Projectsthe Director of the Bank's Operations in Sudan Samir Yousuf Al-Issawi in the pr
Ministry of Finance Calls On Islamic Development Bank to Finance Export-Oriented Projects
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
the Director of the Bank's Operations in Sudan Samir Yousuf Al-Issawi in the presence of a number of the officials at the Ministry of Finance at the International Cooperation Tower Sunday. The minister expressed their readiness to provide... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ANC Must Clear Up Nkandla Controversy Convincinglyagenda wherein the capture of the National Treasury ranks very high. When his a
ANC Must Clear Up Nkandla Controversy Convincingly
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agenda wherein the capture of the National Treasury ranks very high. When his attempt to parachute des van Rooyen into the Ministry of Finance failed, we saw the open harassment of Pravin Gordhan gathering momentum. Though Gordhan has a herculean... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ACIA 2016 Special Award to Promote Uganda's E-GovernmentMinistry of Education, Science, Technology and Sports (MoESTS), Ministry of Ene
ACIA 2016 Special Award to Promote Uganda's E-Government
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Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Sports (MoESTS), Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development (MoEMD) and Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development (MoFPED). Others are the Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban... Read more
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International Business Times
Asian markets: China Shanghai Composite gains after positive close on Wall Street on 23 May 2016Reuters The Japanese Nikkei index seemed to buck the bearish tre
Asian markets: China Shanghai Composite gains after positive close on Wall Street
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
on 23 May 2016Reuters The Japanese Nikkei index seemed to buck the bearish trend amid weak export data revealed by Japan's ministry of finance. The data showed that exports from the country had fallen by 10.1% on-year in April. This indicated poor... Read more
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Market Watch
Japanese exports fall 10% in April, weighed by yenY5.889 trillion ($53.5 billion)last month, after a 6.8% drop the previous month
Japanese exports fall 10% in April, weighed by yen
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
Y5.889 trillion ($53.5 billion)last month, after a 6.8% drop the previous month, according to data released Monday by the Ministry of Finance. Economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal had expected a 9.1% decrease Corporate Japan is facing... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan April exports suffer biggest drop in three months, bode ill for growthshipments, boding ill for growth prospects for the current quarter. Exports de
Japan April exports suffer biggest drop in three months, bode ill for growth
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
shipments, boding ill for growth prospects for the current quarter. Exports declined 10.1 percent year-on-year in April, Ministry of Finance data showed on Monday, in line with a 10.0 percent annual drop expected by economists in a Reuters poll... Read more
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The Star
Monday, May 23country's shipments, boding ill for growth prospects for the current quarter. E
Monday, May 23
The Star / Posted yesterday
country's shipments, boding ill for growth prospects for the current quarter. Exports declined 10.1% year-on-year in April, Ministry of Finance data showed on Monday. - Reuters Top local storiesUEM Edgenta’s big challenge: UEM Edgenta has a tough... Read more
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Reuters
Japan April exports suffer biggest drop in 3 months, bode ill for growthshipments, boding ill for growth prospects for the current quarter. Exports de
Japan April exports suffer biggest drop in 3 months, bode ill for growth
Reuters / Posted yesterday
shipments, boding ill for growth prospects for the current quarter. Exports declined 10.1 percent year-on-year in April, Ministry of Finance data showed on Monday, in line with a 10.0 percent annual drop expected by economists in a Reuters poll... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigerians Say No to Aluta, Forever?we should be able to achieve pump price of not more than N80 at the current pri
Nigerians Say No to Aluta, Forever?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
we should be able to achieve pump price of not more than N80 at the current price of crude oil, which according to the NNPC/Ministry of Finance, accounts for 80% of the final price of petrol at the pumps. The other aspect of deregulation is that we... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Tough Lives of 6 Buhari Ministersbanking day. The system also allows government banking to be unified to enable
The Tough Lives of 6 Buhari Ministers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
banking day. The system also allows government banking to be unified to enable the relevant stakeholders, such as the Ministry of Finance and the Office of the Accountant- General of the Federation to have full oversight of all cash flows... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Fiifi Kwetey slams Bawumia over $250m UBA deposit sagaThe newly appointed Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr. Abdul Nashir Issahaku, h
Fiifi Kwetey slams Bawumia over $250m UBA deposit saga
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 3 days ago
The newly appointed Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr. Abdul Nashir Issahaku, has dismissed equally allegations that the Ministry of Finance contravened section (53) of the BoG Act 612 when it transferred 250 million dollars of the 1 billion... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Retailers Abusing Cash Back Facility'time for us to inform our pensioners," she said. "It is regrettable. We are ta
'Retailers Abusing Cash Back Facility'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
time for us to inform our pensioners," she said. "It is regrettable. We are taking some action to advise and inform the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development to ensure that any changes must be communicated well in time so that the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Railways eyes 24% increase in capex target this financial yearspending ability and speed up works," the official said. This will require cha
Railways eyes 24% increase in capex target this financial year
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
spending ability and speed up works," the official said. This will require changing rules monitored by the Railway Board, ministry of finance, Comptroller and Auditor General of India, ministry of finance and the Railway Convention... Read more
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Fortune
U.S. Measures to Protect Steel Sector Do Not Address Root Problemcapacity and lay off workers, but some analysts say the policy response so far
U.S. Measures to Protect Steel Sector Do Not Address Root Problem
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
capacity and lay off workers, but some analysts say the policy response so far has been incoherent. In December, the Ministry of Finance cut export taxes on some types of steel products in a move analysts said could worsen global... Read more
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The Star
US measures to protect steel sector do not address root problem, says Chinacapacity and lay off workers, but some analysts say the policy response so far
US measures to protect steel sector do not address root problem, says China
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
capacity and lay off workers, but some analysts say the policy response so far has been incoherent. In December, the Ministry of Finance cut export taxes on some types of steel products in a move analysts said could worsen global... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
GOL to Give U.S.$400K to CSOsNon-state Actors Secretariat (NAS), under the Integrated Public Financial Manag
GOL to Give U.S.$400K to CSOs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Non-state Actors Secretariat (NAS), under the Integrated Public Financial Management Reform Project (IPFMRP) Unit at the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP), has decided to also provide funding for CSOs based in Sinoe, Maryland... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Remain Mindful of Duties' - Ellen Admonishes Newly-Commissioned Officialson Wednesday, May 18, 2016 officially commissioned six newly appointed and conf
'Remain Mindful of Duties' - Ellen Admonishes Newly-Commissioned Officials
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 officially commissioned six newly appointed and confirmed senior government officials of the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning and the Central Bank of Liberia including members of the Board of Governors the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Discrepancy Between Performance & Actual Expenditure At Public Works Ministrycasual workers in the amount of US$201, 2085. The Ministry of Public works subm
Discrepancy Between Performance & Actual Expenditure At Public Works Ministry
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
casual workers in the amount of US$201, 2085. The Ministry of Public works submitted to the original delivery notes to the ministry of Finance and Development planning along with vouchers before payment was made. "However copies of the delivery... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Indonesia Keen To Educate Taxpayers On Amnestyand unintentional tax non-compliance, as it encourages taxpayers to avail thems
Indonesia Keen To Educate Taxpayers On Amnesty
Tax-News.com / Posted 4 days ago
and unintentional tax non-compliance, as it encourages taxpayers to avail themselves on an ongoing tax amnesty. At a Ministry of Finance meeting with members of its Economist Forum in Jakarta on May 19, 2016, Brodjonegoro called for support... Read more
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Radio Angulo
New Measures to Gradually Increase Purchasing Powerof the Party and government to support the population, in particular children a
New Measures to Gradually Increase Purchasing Power
Radio Angulo / Posted 4 days ago
of the Party and government to support the population, in particular children and the elderly, specifically focused on implementing strategies to combat the effects of current demographic trends in Cuban society. / By Ministry of Finance and Pr... Read more
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