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Eye Witness News
Nelson Mandela Bay metro to phase out contract with KPMG within 3 monthscouncil meeting on Thursday, calling for the immediate termination of the contr
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 hours ago
council meeting on Thursday, calling for the immediate termination of the contract. But chairperson of the Municipality’s Public Accounts Committee Lance Grootboom says more time is needed to takeover internal auditing functions. “This is not... Read more
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Business Standard India
12 years after Delhi HC clean-chit to Hindujas, CBI to reopen Bofors caseof any court or tribunal in India. A majority of the members of a parliamentar
Business Standard India / Posted 4 hours ago
of any court or tribunal in India. A majority of the members of a parliamentary sub-committee on defence attached to the Public Accounts Committee (PAC), headed by Biju Janata Dal MP Bhartruhari Mahtab and looking into non-compliance of certain... Read more
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The Borneo Post
MH flight from London returns to Heathrow due to technical issue13 hours flight, the plane will stink when it reaches Kuala Lumpur.” Among tho
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 hours ago
13 hours flight, the plane will stink when it reaches Kuala Lumpur.” Among those passengers affected are seven Sarawakian Public Accounts Committee (PAC) members and two ex-officio members, who attended the International Centre for Parliamentary... Read more
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The Indian Express
CBI seeks Govt nod to appeal against clean chit in BoforsThe CBI also disclosed this to a sub-committee of the Public Accounts Committee
The Indian Express / Posted 10 hours ago
The CBI also disclosed this to a sub-committee of the Public Accounts Committee of Parliament looking into the Bofors scandal. Moving to reopen litigation in the Bofors scandal twelve years after the Delhi High Court quashed all proceedings against... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Immigration officials’ workloads set to sky rocket after Brexitwas reliance on “outdated technology” and manual processes. Its analysis led t
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 hours ago
was reliance on “outdated technology” and manual processes. Its analysis led the chairwoman of the influential Commons Public Accounts Committee to say it is “difficult to see” how the Government will be able to deliver the necessary changes in... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Nelson Mandela Bay terminates contract with KPMGcurrently manages the ethics hotline and the audit and risk plan of the metro.
Eye Witness News / Posted 19 hours ago
currently manages the ethics hotline and the audit and risk plan of the metro. Chairperson of the municipality’s Public Accounts Committee Lance Grootboom says they want to be sure that the companies it does business with, are beyond... Read more
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birminghammail
Watchdog warns of 360% increase in customs declarations post-Brexitreliance on "outdated technology" and manual processes. The NAO's analysis led
birminghammail / Posted 19 hours ago
reliance on "outdated technology" and manual processes. The NAO's analysis led the chairwoman of the influential Commons Public Accounts Committee to say it is "difficult to see" how the Government will be able to deliver the necessary changes in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Polls Boss Chiloba Takes 3-Week Break After Akombe's ExitIEBC CEO Ezra Chiloba, left, with DPP Keriako Tobiko before the Senate's Public
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
IEBC CEO Ezra Chiloba, left, with DPP Keriako Tobiko before the Senate's Public Accounts Committee in Nairobi on May 25, 2017. Embattled elections boss Ezra Chiloba is to take a three-week break and will be away during Thursday's repeat presidential... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Hiqa boss was asked by care home to keep report offlineAdvised nursing homes on financial matters. Brian McEnery disclosed the encoun
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
Advised nursing homes on financial matters. Brian McEnery disclosed the encounter when he appeared before the Dáil’s Public Accounts Committee to defend himself against accusations he was involved in a conflict of interest given his role as... Read more
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birminghammail
Bank customers 'at risk' from authorised payments scamsmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: "I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments - so the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Large piece of masonry fell from parliament's roof and smashed a car windowbuilding during the work while others have suggested they should leave the Pugi
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
building during the work while others have suggested they should leave the Pugin-designed buildings forever. In March the public accounts committee (PAC) = backed a plan for a "full decant" of the parliamentary building which would involve MPs,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Public Accounts Committee taken into private session over nursing home row | Irish Examiner Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 10:11 am The Public Accounts
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 10:11 am The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Bank customers at risk from authorised payment scamsmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: "I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments - so the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Bank customers at risk from authorised payments scams, MPs toldmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: “I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments – so the... Read more
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Bury Times
Bank customers at risk from authorised payments scams, MPs toldmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
Bury Times / Posted 2 days ago
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: “I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments – so the... Read more
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guardian-series
Bank customers at risk from authorised payments scams, MPs toldmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
guardian-series / Posted 2 days ago
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: “I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments – so the... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Bank customers at risk from authorised payments scams, MPs toldmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: “I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments – so the... Read more
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Harrow Times
Bank customers at risk from authorised payments scams, MPs toldmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
Harrow Times / Posted 2 days ago
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: “I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments – so the... Read more
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This is West Country
Bank customers at risk from authorised payments scams, MPs toldmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
This is West Country / Posted 2 days ago
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: “I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments – so the... Read more
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Gazette News
Bank customers at risk from authorised payments scams, MPs toldmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
Gazette News / Posted 2 days ago
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: “I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments – so the... Read more
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Bolton News
Bank customers at risk from authorised payments scams, MPs toldmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
Bolton News / Posted 2 days ago
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: “I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments – so the... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Bank customers at risk from authorised payments scams, MPs toldmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 2 days ago
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: “I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments – so the... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Bank customers at risk from authorised payments scams, MPs toldmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: “I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments – so the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Bank customers at risk from authorised payments scams, MPs toldmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: “I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments – so the... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Bank customers at risk from authorised payments scams, MPs toldmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
Croydon Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: “I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments – so the... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Bank customers at risk from authorised payments scams, MPs toldmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: “I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments – so the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Bank customers at risk from authorised payments scams, MPs toldmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: “I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments – so the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Bank customers at risk from authorised payments scams, MPs toldmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: “I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments – so the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Bank customers at risk from authorised payments scams, MPs toldmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: “I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments – so the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Bank customers at risk from authorised payments scams, MPs toldmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: “I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments – so the... Read more
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Gazette
Bank customers at risk from authorised payments scams, MPs toldmade as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate paye
Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
made as they have been tricked into believing they are paying a legitimate payee. Giving evidence to the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC), Mr Dilley said: “I think the emerging threat is the authorised push payments – so the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Web fraudsters are forcing older people offline for goodconfidence in digital technology is so shaken by internet crime they decide the
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
confidence in digital technology is so shaken by internet crime they decide they no longer want to be online, the Public Accounts Committee was told. Victims are even going into care homes after being targeted, experts revealed. Age UK... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury MPP should resign as Energy minister: PCsthe premier accept the resignation of him today?” Brown asked. Also Wednesday,
The Sudbury Star / Posted 2 days ago
the premier accept the resignation of him today?” Brown asked. Also Wednesday, PC MPP Lisa MacLeod tabled a motion at the Public Accounts committee to comprehensively study the Auditor General’s report, and call for ministers and senior political... Read more
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Daily Record
MPs accuse Amazon and Ebay of 'profiting from VAT fraud' that threatens UK firmsweb giants rake in cash from sellers who dodge the VAT they should charge on UK
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
web giants rake in cash from sellers who dodge the VAT they should charge on UK sales, a report from the Commons public accounts committee reveals. The “unfair and illegal” practice allows sellers based outside the EU to undercut British... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UK lawmakers say Amazon, eBay not doing enough to combat VAT frauda year in value-added-tax (VAT) because of fraud or error by frequently China-b
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
a year in value-added-tax (VAT) because of fraud or error by frequently China-based sellers on eBay and Amazon. The Public Accounts Committee published the results of an investigation into the problem on Wednesday which said the companies... Read more
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SKY News
Amazon and eBay 'profit from VAT evasion' - MPs reportThe Public Accounts Committee was particularly scathing of the taxman, saying H
SKY News / Posted 3 days ago
The Public Accounts Committee was particularly scathing of the taxman, saying HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) had failed to get to grips with the scale of fraud, carried out by non-EU sellers on such sites. Its report said the traders' fast-growing and... Read more
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birminghammail
Amazon and eBay 'profiting from fraud by sellers who dodge VAT'British retailers by 20%, hitting sales hard and forcing many to cut staff or e
birminghammail / Posted 3 days ago
British retailers by 20%, hitting sales hard and forcing many to cut staff or even shut down, said the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC). Customs authorities have been "too cautious" in pursuing fraudsters, said the committee,... Read more
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Reuters
UK lawmakers say Amazon, eBay not doing enough to combat VAT frauda year in value-added-tax (VAT) because of fraud or error by frequently China-b
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
a year in value-added-tax (VAT) because of fraud or error by frequently China-based sellers on eBay and Amazon. The Public Accounts Committee published the results of an investigation into the problem on Wednesday which said the companies... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'Dismal' attempts to tackle VAT fraud to benefit Amazon and eBay slammedcompanies rake in cash from rogue online sellers outside the EU who dodge VAT t
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
companies rake in cash from rogue online sellers outside the EU who dodge VAT they should charge on UK sales, the Commons Public Accounts Committee report says. Meg Hillier, who chairs the committee, said: “The response of HMRC and the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
£45m in ineligible student loans sent to students at alternative 'university' providers, spending watchdog findsSpeaking to The Daily Telegraph, Meg Hillier, chair of the Commons public accou
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Speaking to The Daily Telegraph, Meg Hillier, chair of the Commons public accounts committee, last night warned that the Government was making “mistakes” in the rush to push through reforms in the university sector. “Rushing at a pace nearly always... Read more
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The Register
NHS: Remember those patient records we didn't deliver? Well, we found another 162,000it was thought that the situation was under control. However, NHS England chie
The Register / Posted 3 days ago
it was thought that the situation was under control. However, NHS England chief executive Simon Stevens on Monday told the Public Accounts Committee that some more undelivered records had turned up in the course of the investigation. He said that,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tens of thousands of NHS letters found undelivered in latest bunglecontained cancer diagnosis, treatment plans and blood tests. NHS boss Simon St
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
contained cancer diagnosis, treatment plans and blood tests. NHS boss Simon Stevens was being quizzed by the Commons Public Accounts Committee about that scandal when he slipped out details of a fresh set of letters that had been... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Devastating loss of family on our roads highlights urgencyit was still far short of what was required and a serious backlog is building u
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
it was still far short of what was required and a serious backlog is building up. Mr Nolan raised the issue again at the Public Accounts Committee last Friday when he warned that resurfacing needed to take place every seven to 12 years, so even... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Nama to wipe out its €30bn debt three years earlyinvestigations into allegations of corruption and financial irregularities behi
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
investigations into allegations of corruption and financial irregularities behind the deal. A disputed report by Ireland’s Public Accounts Committee criticised then-finance minister Michael Noonan for meeting senior Cerberus representatives the day... Read more
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Daily Mail
British overseas territory St Helena sees first ever flight landgiven the go-ahead to begin operations by South African aviation authorities th
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
given the go-ahead to begin operations by South African aviation authorities this autumn. MPs on the influential Public Accounts Committee said it was 'staggering' that ministers and officials did not foresee the problem with wind. A... Read more
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The News and Star
First scheduled flight to land on British territory of St Helenathe airport project "unquestionably failed" the British taxpayer and the reside
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
the airport project "unquestionably failed" the British taxpayer and the residents of the island. MPs on the influential Public Accounts Committee said it was "staggering" that ministers and officials did not foresee the problem with wind. The... Read more
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Whitehaven News
First scheduled flight to land on British territory of St Helenathe airport project "unquestionably failed" the British taxpayer and the reside
Whitehaven News / Posted 7 days ago
the airport project "unquestionably failed" the British taxpayer and the residents of the island. MPs on the influential Public Accounts Committee said it was "staggering" that ministers and officials did not foresee the problem with wind. The... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
First scheduled flight to land on British territory of St Helenathe airport project "unquestionably failed" the British taxpayer and the reside
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 7 days ago
the airport project "unquestionably failed" the British taxpayer and the residents of the island. MPs on the influential Public Accounts Committee said it was "staggering" that ministers and officials did not foresee the problem with wind. The... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
First scheduled flight to land on British territory of St Helenathe airport project "unquestionably failed" the British taxpayer and the reside
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 7 days ago
the airport project "unquestionably failed" the British taxpayer and the residents of the island. MPs on the influential Public Accounts Committee said it was "staggering" that ministers and officials did not foresee the problem with wind. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Newly Elected Lawmakers Will Be in Majority#16), also a CDC Representative, was elected to replace Edward Forh, Former Com
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
#16), also a CDC Representative, was elected to replace Edward Forh, Former Comptroller and Head of the Secretariat of Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of the Legislature. Henson Kiazolu of UP is replacing CDC sitting Representative William... Read more
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