Ministry of Finance


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Ministry of Finance

A cabinet-level department of the Japanese government responsible for the national budget, the printing of currency, foreign exchange policy, and other areas. Before the 1990s, it was also responsible for banking regulation and monetary policy. It was regarded as the most powerful Japanese ministry for most of the postwar period. It traces its origins to the 6th century.
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The Ministry of Finance has also approved providing EGP 17m to the Supreme Press Council to meet the increasing value of training and technology for reporters, administrators and workers in the national, party and independent newspapers from the beginning of March 2015.
In this regard, the Ministry of Finance asked the Cabinet to issue a decree that will enforce all the respective governmental institutions which include the Capital Markets Authority, Ministry of Trade and Central Bank of Kuwait to cooperate with the Ministry of Finance to comply and enforce all the necessary procedures which are set out by the Ministry of Finance to conclude the FATCA Agreement, it said.
Representatives of the Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism, Natural Gas Public Company (DEFA), Ministry of Finance and Cyprus Energy Regulatory Authority (CERA) are expected to take part in the meeting.
The signing ceremony was attended by Khalid Al Bustani, Assistant Under-secretary for International Financial Relations at the Ministry of Finance, Majed Ali Omran, Director for International Financial Relations, Dr.
On 8 January, the Ministry of Finance paid the Eurobond of 183 million euros issued in 2009 at an interest rate of 9.
The Ministry of Finance said in a press release that its intention behind its decision was "to ensure that the system of tax deductions does not benefit organisations that actively support or contribute to acts that are in contravention of international law.
According to the Ministry of Finance, state revenue for January and February 2012 have grown by 13.
This year, the Ministry of Finance has sold to domestic investors GRDS of 10-year bonds reaching e1/423.
The news follows last month's announcement that the Customs Directorate of the Senegal Ministry of Finance has selected an IBM mainframe system to transform Senegal's import and export processes.
The Ministry of Finance is already preparing the 2012 budget.
Summary: The Ministry of Finance will take its decision to court if shareholders do not sign on to the plan.
Turkish Ministry of Finance announced budget figures for the period January-April in 2010 on Friday.

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