The Finance 202: Trump risks repeating Bush controversy with ZTE deal

The Finance 202: Trump risks repeating Bush controversy with ZTE deal

Tory Newmyer, The Washington Post Published 6:16 am, Tuesday, May 29, 2018 Photo: Washington Post Photo By Jabin Botsford Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross. Photo: Washington Post Photo By Jabin Botsford The Finance 202: Trump risks repeating Bush controversy with ZTE deal President Donald Trump has no love for his most recent Republican […]

Controversial Belgrade mayor named Serbia's finance minister

Controversial Belgrade mayor named Serbia's finance minister

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia’s parliament has approved the scandal-ridden mayor of Belgrade as the country’s new finance minister. The vote Tuesday was overwhelmingly in favor of Sinisa Mali, a member of the ruling populist Serbian Progressive Party, despite claims by the opposition that he has been linked to numerous financial and other affairs. Mali […]

The How-To: Sourcing Finance For Early-Stage Growth Of Your UAE Business

The How-To: Sourcing Finance For Early-Stage Growth Of Your UAE Business

May 29, 2018 8 min read You’re reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media. Ask entrepreneurs in the UAE what they most need to upscale their business and the majority are likely to say finance. Sourcing finance in the early stages of growth is fundamental in taking a company to the next […]

Tabellini Is Said to Be Close to Italy Finance Minister Post

Tabellini Is Said to Be Close to Italy Finance Minister Post

Italian economist Guido Tabellini is said to be premier-designate Carlo Cottarelli’s choice for finance minister in the new government, people familiar with the matter said Tuesday. Tabellini, 62, has been professor of economics since 1994 at Milan’s Bocconi University, where he was rector from November 2008 to September 2012, according to his online resume. His […]

Italian President Sergio Mattarella faces death threats after blocking Eurosceptic finance minister

Italian President Sergio Mattarella faces death threats after blocking Eurosceptic finance minister

Italian police are investigating a wave of death threats against President Sergio Mattarella after his decision to block the appointment of a Eurosceptic finance minister sparked outrage from supporters of two populist parties. The country was plunged into political chaos on Sunday when the president effectively prevented the 5 Star Movement and far-Right League party […]

Minister of Finance pushes for accountability and transparency

Minister of Finance pushes for accountability and transparency

“Words like accountability and transparency must be more than just political buzz words. We must back that up,” said Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Peter Turnquest at Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) Week-Bahamas Chapter luncheon held at Luciano’s of Chicago. Turnquest revealed that the whole idea of internal auditing is so timely as […]

Finance department prepares for fiscal year; City Manager says Roswell is 'very strong financially'

Finance department prepares for fiscal year; City Manager says Roswell is 'very strong financially'

The Roswell City Council on Thursday voted to adopt a preliminary budget for fiscal year 2018-2019, with an amendment. The preliminary budget and amendment, which was needed to balance the preliminary budget, were passed unanimously, meeting the requirement of a supermajority vote — per the state Department of Finance and Administration — for their adoption. Finance Director Monica […]

Neo Online: Embracing the Trend of Smart Finance at The Asian Banker Finance Summit

Neo Online: Embracing the Trend of Smart Finance at The Asian Banker Finance Summit

In the sub-forum of Digital Economy Leadership, Kedi Wu was invited to share his views on “Where finance meets technology–Meeting societal needs through new platforms” with the host at the site, Jame DiBiasio, a co-founder of DigFin and Daniel Gusev, a partner of Gauss Ventures, a renowned venture investor in the UK. Financial System of […]

Bank ship finance to Greek market seen rising

Bank ship finance to Greek market seen rising

Although bank ship finance into Greek shipping continued to contract in 2017, the decline is slowing and by the end of this year more banks will become more willing to lend into the Greek market. This is the conclusion of the annual look at Greek ship finance by Petrofin Bank Research. Lending contracted by 5.62% […]

African finance leaders to debate using China's yuan as a reserve currency

African finance leaders to debate using China's yuan as a reserve currency

Central bankers and officials from 14 African nations will discuss the viability of using China’s yuan as a reserve currency for the region, Xinhua reported on Tuesday. Seventeen top central bankers and officials from the region will meet at a forum in Harare to consider the possibility of using the yuan in national reserves, the […]