KUWAIT (Reuters) - A parliament packed with lawmakers who oppose wage cuts and taxes, and who want to keep Kuwait's sumptuous welfare state intact, is threatening the government's attempts to close a gaping budget deficit.
Confused about what all those budget terms mean? We have you covered. This post was originally published on December 4, 2012. We’ve re-published it to coincide with Toronto’s budget launch on December 6, 2016, and added minor updates. Show More Summary
While Illinois Gov. Rauner and state legislators couldn’t come to an agreement on a new state budget, they did manage to agree on an energy bill that will raise our monthly electricity rates. (Insert sarcastic “YAY!” here.) The energy bill, which the governor plans to sign, will raise electricity...
Everything you need to know about the City's main source of revenue. This article was originally published on January 9 2014. In advance of Toronto’s budget launch on December 6, we’ve re-published it with minor updates. At City Hall there is often very little agreement about property taxes, other than the fact that they are confusing. Show More Summary
Comparing Donald Trump to Ronald Reagan is wrong and misleading. The two eras are diametrically different in most respects. Rising budget deficits, interest rates and dollar will hit U.S. economy and financial markets hard.
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The strike has deepened the anticipated $1.5m deficit and cuts have to be made. The CEO has told the local newspaper that the orchestra has not achieved a balanced budget in nine years. She has cut ten jobs, including Declan McGovern, vice president of orchestra operations and general manager, achieving an $800,000 saving in overheads. McGovern […]
The K6 Power offers a lot of phone for not a whole lot of money. Lenovo is all set to kick off sales of its latest entry-level handset, the K6 Power, starting December 6. The phone will be sold exclusively on Flipkart for ?9,999, and...Show More Summary
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (Reuters) - Russia's increasing military activities around the world have unsettled top U.S. military officials, who say they are reshaping their budget plans to better address what they now consider to be the most pressing threat to U.S. security.
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Every year, more and more people are opting to skip the long in-store lines that mark the holiday shopping season in favor of buying directly from their smartphones—and, as a result, advertisers' budgets are moving with them. Analytics...Show More Summary
Artemis Gallery?s Dec. 8 auction is the ideal place to find beautiful and unusual holiday gifts that have long withstood the test of time. The 330-lot sale of ancient, Asian and ethnographic art caters to all tastes and budgets withShow More Summary
Every President elected since the passage of the Congressional Budget Act has submitted a budget to Congress between January 2nd and February 6th. Incoming President Donald Trump is hinting he may not submit a budget as is customary. ...Show More Summary
The overarching theme of the incoming administration seems to be this: We know rather well that we'd breaking well-established norms by ( fill in the blank ), but it's not illegal. Since Cheeto Mussolini doesn't care about precedent,...Show More Summary
New Mexico's grinding budget crisis is taking a toll in courtrooms, at museums and at state universities and colleges grappling with steep spending cuts. Continue reading ? The post New Mexico budget crisis rears its head in courts, colleges appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Unintentionally or not, pro-Europe Germany has fueled the rise of right-wing, anti-European sentiment through its policies on budgets and immigrations.
Just winging it: The Trump administration is seriously thinking about not submitting a budget to Congress next year. Although the Congressional Budget Act requires the president to submit the fiscal 2018 budget to Congress between January 2 and February 6, Trump could easily say that it was the responsibility of the outgoing Obama administration […]
Norway's right-wing government narrowly avoided collapse Saturday after a last-minute deal was agreed in negotiations for the 2017 budget, which had threatened to bring down the ruling coalition.
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