current liabilities

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Current liabilities

Amount owed for salaries, interest, accounts payable and other debts due within 1 year.

Current Liabilities

On a balance sheet, any liability expected to be paid off in one year or less. Common examples of current liabilities are short-term bills and accounts payable.

current liabilities

all obligations to pay out cash at some date in the near future, including amounts which a firm owes to trade CREDITORS and BANK LOANS/OVERDRAFTS. See WORKING CAPITAL, WORKING CAPITAL RATIO.

current liabilities

all obligations to pay out cash at some date in the near future, including amounts that a firm owes to trade CREDITORS and BANK LOANS/OVERDRAFTS. See WORKING CAPITAL.
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Congress intended to apply the requirements only to taxpayers that purchase short-term obligations or debt instruments.
The 'F1+' rating reflects AHFC's ability to cover short-term obligations by a minimum of 1.
MANAMA: The Bahrain-based Islamic International Rating Agency (IIRA) has assigned its international scale ratings of BBB- / A-3 / stable for foreign currency long-term and short-term obligations and BBB/ A-3/ Stable for local currency long-term and short-term obligations of Jordan Islamic Bank (JIB).
Indian non-banking finance firms have cut their disbursement by half in the last two months as the focus shifted from repaying their short-term obligations to mutual funds, Reuters has said citing rating agency CRISIL Limited (CRSL.
This work introduces industrial managers to an environmental management system that not only meets short-term obligations but reduces waste and inefficiency.
The credit rating on GFH's short-term obligations is A-3, which reflects strong liquidity.
For much of the past decade, the builder spent a hefty portion of its cash flow servicing short-term obligations on bank debt borrowed to finance projects in Brazil and elsewhere in Latin America.
The top priority for programs will be those that help the BPA meet its short-term obligations under the Endangered Species Act for restoring the 12 runs of Columbia Basin salmon and steelhead that are threatened or endangered species.
And using long-term debt to fund short-term obligations is a classic financing problem, as well as a significant consideration for analysts as they watch how companies manage their long-term debt.
The ratings range from AA- to AAA for long-term bonds and A-1+ for short-term obligations, with an outlook of stable.
According to Moody's release the short-term obligations of both the operating banks and Firstar Corp.
With the stage set for a new interest rate panic, any fears that the Japanese government would have to suddenly take on new short-term obligations to bail out a regional government would provoke volatility and interest rate increases in the long JGB market.

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