Government grants

Daniel Andrews, Matthew Guy campaign in the last days; Release of VEC early voting figures; John Pesutto denies Liberal Party leadership ambitions

Labor is promising a $1 billion surplus at the end of the next term if it wins the election despite another $3.3 billion in campaign spending announcements, according to a final tally of government spending pledges. In a final address to voters ahead of Saturday’s election, Treasurer Tim Pallas said …

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What is an index fund? – Advisor Forbes Australia

As stated above, index funds are a type of mutual fund. Like all mutual funds, when you buy shares in an index fund, you’re pooling your money with other investors to own a share of the company. With an index fund, the pool of money is used to buy a …

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ARC grants radio spectrum to media and broadcasters for World Cup

Doha: The Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) has granted all broadcast and media rights holders the radio spectrum that enables more than 3.5 billion expected viewers to tune in to unique official coverage of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 on TV, digital platforms and public screens. The tournament’s spectrum management …

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Financial watchdog would have better access to SA firm documents under proposed law change

South Australia’s independent financial watchdog is said to have greater access to cabinet documents under new laws introduced in state parliament by the opposition. Key points: Opposition-proposed new laws would give SA’s auditor general greater access to government records The auditor general revealed that some requests for documents were rejected …

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LandBank pledges full support to accelerate Pasig City’s digital momentum

THE Land Bank of the Philippines (LandBank) has announced that it fully supports the acceleration of Pasig City Government’s digitization push towards the effective delivery of responsive public services in the city. LandBank said President and CEO Cecilia C. Borromeo met with City of Pasig Mayor Victor Ma. Regis “Vico” …

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Sweden ditches free admission to its state museums and slashes $91.4 million from its cultural budget

The Swedish government cut its 2023 budget for culture by SEK 1 billion ($91.4 million) and scrapped free admission to its state museums in response to the economic downturn. Sweden’s new cultural budget is SEK 9.033 billion ($845 million) from last year’s SEK 10.133 billion ($970 million), with the drop …

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Mid-Ohio Valley Climate Corner: It’s time to end the unhealthy relationship with fossil fuels | News, Sports, Jobs

I like fossil fuels. They have heated my various homes over the years, brought me to my office every day during my working life, taken me on several exciting vacations, and given me lots of petroleum products for my home. But it’s time to end my friendship with …

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Commitment to increase the Victorian Homebuyer Fund

The state government has pledged to add $1.1 billion to the Victorian Homebuyer Fund. In a statement, the government said the new funding would come on top of the existing $500 million investment in the Equity Equity Scheme which is making home ownership more feasible for many Victorians, including those …

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Grant Robertson on healthcare spending, UK Prime Minister

Grant Robertson (file photo) Photo: RNZ / Samuel Rillstone Finance Minister Grant Robertson has defended the government’s record on health spending as strained hospital emergency departments grapple with long wait times. Last week, a person died after leaving the emergency department of Christchurch Hospital during what Te Whatu Ora Waitaha …

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Reviews | Rebuilding Ukraine after the war is vital for the West

October 20, 2022 at 2:27 p.m. EDT A building in Donetsk damaged by a Russian attack on October 9. (Carl Court/Getty Images) Comment this story Comment Beyond Ukraine’s recent astonishing successes on the battlefield, eight months of war have left the country a physical, financial and economic basket case. Millions …

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Accompanying children and families halfway through

Published: Tuesday, October 18, 2022 Medway children who receive free school lunch benefits will continue to receive support this semester, and support remains available for any residents facing financial hardship. Around 11,000 Medway children are currently receiving free meals during school term and they will continue to receive support through …

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Reduced grant programs will help fund new road and rail projects: King, Gallagher

“We’ve made it clear that we’re going to find savings – you’ll definitely see the first stage of the waste and road audit, you’ll see the results of that [in the budget],” she says. Loading “But we also said he would deliver on our campaign commitments, helping to address cost …

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New grants awarded to agricultural shows in Victoria

The Victorian Government is helping Victorian agricultural and pastoral societies boost their COVID recovery. More than $1 million in funding for 79 events will allow performing companies across the state to support free admission for children to shows and field days. Grants ranging from $750 to over $90,000 have been …

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Data gaps make relief payments to WA officials difficult to trace

Inconsistent information The $790 billion Paycheck Protection Program is one of the largest federal efforts to provide economic stability while detailing those payments in publicly available data. But that’s still a fraction of the pandemic expense, offers inconsistent results, and is open to misinterpretation. For example, the first PPP data …

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Money Moves: Gather AI, RoadRunner Recycling and Innovation Works just received growth boosts

From government grants to fundraising, it’s been an active week for Pittsburgh tech. But fear not – if you haven’t entered all the titles, Technically is here to help. Following the announcement of a $5 million increase in ERIN Technologies and Duolingo’s acquisition of the Detroit-based animation studio Gunnerthese other …

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Ministry of Transportation makes funding available to governments to demonstrate new transportation technologies

On September 19, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) released two funding opportunity notices for two grant programs: one for Enhancing Mobility and Transportation Revolution (SMART) and the other for Advanced Transportation Technology and Innovation (ATTAIN). Both grant programs have been authorized in the Infrastructure Investment and Employment Act (IIJA) …

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DSWD Holds Job Fair for 4P Beneficiaries in Tacloban City

(FILE) Beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino or 4P program wait their turn to get their government financial aid at one of the banks in the city of Tacloban in this photo taken in 2021. —JOEY GABIETA TACLOBAN CITY – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has launched …

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SPAC Bamboozle Keeps Giving: Shredded Inventory, Low Money, Ongoing Layoffs, Volta Tackles Government Subsidies for Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

The “growth at all costs” model has been thrown out. By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET. Volta Inc., which went public via a merger with a SPAC in August last year, sells electric vehicle charging stations with large media screens resembling billboards that allow or compel people to watch advertisements …

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Bolsonaro’s troubled legacy for science, health and the environment

Four years ago, scientists in Brazil feared the worst when Jair Bolsonaro was elected the country’s next president. Bolsonaro had promised, for example, to pull Brazil out of the Paris climate accord, dismantle the environment ministry and reduce the extent of protected areas if he won. Despite failing to deliver …

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Kerala University emerges from a government-governor battleground; university plans twin strategy – The New Indian Express

By Express press service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: With Chief Minister alleging ‘Sangh Parivar agenda’ behind Governor Arif Mohammed Khan’s decision to go ahead with appointment of new Vice-Chancellor at Kerala University, LDF government will certainly put everything to thwart the decision of Raj Bhavan. Outgoing Vice Chancellor VP Mahadevan Pillai’s term ends …

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Department of Justice grants will aid tribal law enforcement and aid Indigenous victims of crime

Different colored kuspuks displayed at a tribal consultation meeting in Anchorage on Sept. 21 represent Indigenous victims of violence. From left to right, the colors are red for missing and murdered indigenous women, orange for boarding school victims, baby kuspuk for children who will never be born, purple for victims …

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Slidell woman pleads guilty to theft of public funds | USAO-EDLA

NEW ORLEANS – U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that LINDA REED HILL (“HILL”), 75, of Slidell, Louisiana, pleaded guilty today to theft of public funds in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 641. From or about May 1, 2004 until or about February 28, 2021, HILL knowingly …

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The Albanian government should cut spending more aggressively or the RBA may be forced to continue raising rates

“It can be inflationary.” Inflation was 6.1% in the June quarter and is expected to reach nearly 8% by the end of this year, due to a combination of high global oil prices, supply chain disruptions and huge central bank and government stimulus in response to the pandemic. The RBA …

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Over 1,600 Berbice fishermen to receive cash grant – Guyana newsroom

More than 1,600 anglers in Region Six (East Berbice – Corentyne) are expected to benefit from the $150,000 Angler Cash Grant. Hundreds of fishermen showed up at Port Mourant Center Ground and Skeldon Community Center Ground on Friday to receive their cash grants following the recent end of the verification …

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How to avoid government grant scams

by: Better Business Bureau Job : Sep 10, 2022 / 5:00 PM CDT Updated: Sep 10, 2022 / 5:00 PM CDT Free money from the government that you will never have to pay back? If it sounds too good to be true, that’s because it’s the hook for a common …

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Protests erupt in Indonesia over rising fuel prices – The Diplomat

Beat ASEAN | Economy | South East Asia Student groups and unions have pledged to step up protests against the government’s cut in a fuel subsidy. Student activists wave flags as they burn a tire during a rally against steep fuel price hikes, in Jakarta, Indonesia, September 8, 2022. Credit: …

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Challenging Heights calls on government to release capitation grants before schools reopen

Challenging Heights, a child-focused NGO, is calling on the government to release all outstanding capitation grant arrears to state basic schools before they reopen. According to the organization, this will alleviate the frustrations currently faced by principals of fundamental schools. Challenging Heights President James Kofi Annan explained that basic public …

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Government wants to hear EU plans before agreeing business subsidies | New

Isamaa chairman Helir-Valdor Seeder told ERR the issue was discussed by politicians on Monday. The coalition discussed the party’s proposals to help struggling businesses, but also agreed to look at how other EU countries have acted. “We haven’t made a decision today, but next Monday we will discuss it further. …

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Indonesia raises fuel prices by 30% and cuts energy subsidies

Jakarta, Indonesia — Fuel prices rose around 30% across Indonesia on Saturday after the government cut some of the costly subsidies that have kept inflation in Southeast Asia’s biggest economy among the lowest in the world. world. Indonesians have been worried for weeks about an impending increase in the price …

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Common Good Vermont Launches Nonprofit Survey of Government Grants and Contracts

Vermont Business Magazine Common Good Vermont announces the launch of a survey of government grants and contracts for Vermont Nonprofits to better understand the experience of nonprofits that contract with or receive state or federal grants. The survey will be open September 1-23 and is open to all 501(c)(3) organizations …

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Two tools to track the local and national impacts of the US bailout

The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) of 2021, specifically the flex dollars it made available to states and local governments through the State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds (SLFRF), has marked a generational experience of fiscal federalism. It has not been since the late 1980s that Washington has engaged in …

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City awaits strategic plan to allocate additional ARPA funds | Government

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9/11 victims barred from seizing Afghan central bank assets, US judge says

A US judge has recommended that victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks not be allowed to seize billions of dollars in assets belonging to the Afghan central bank to satisfy judgments they obtained against the Taliban. Key points: Washington froze Afghan government funds after Taliban military takeover Four creditor …

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Senior Treasury official takes control of Stormont money after UK legislative move

A senior finance ministry official has taken control of Stormont’s finances after the UK government in Westminster triggered legislation under the Northern Ireland Act. eil Gibson at the department will act until a new budget is in place, but he will not have the power to distribute more than the …

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Liz Truss ‘has sewage on her hands’ from Environment Agency cuts | Liz Truss

Tory leadership favorite Liz Truss was responsible for cutting millions of pounds of funding to tackle water pollution during her time as environment secretary, the Guardian can reveal. Truss, who was in charge at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) between 2014 and 2016, oversaw ‘efficiency’ plans …

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Blame it on Praful: Brand India suffers as AIFF plot thickens

New Delhi: The All India football saga, and subsequent ban by world body FIFA, is very much like Shakespearean theatre. It has power, greed, rebellion, betrayal and tragedy. The most damaging residue of this saga is the damage to Brand India’s image, coupled with the impending ban by FIFA and …

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The French right under fire from the claims of poor parents who waste money on school equipment | France

Right-wing opposition MPs in France have been accused of stigmatizing poorer people by suggesting that low-income families are fraudulently using a school supply allowance. Government spokesman Olivier Véran said allegations that some families were spending money on TV and alcohol were “discrimination” and “an old chestnut”. He rejected suggestions that …

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Monica Cannon-Grant wants unemployment aid as she fights federal fraud charges

Monica Cannon-Grant, whose charity Violence in Boston was shut down last month as a federal fraud case against her and her husband unravels in court, now wants to apply for unemployment assistance. The terms of her release were set during her first court appearance in March after the 18-count federal …

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Pittsburgh’s Hill District braces for $11 million infrastructure injection

By Jamie Wiggan PITTSBURGH— Pittsburgh’s Hill District is set to receive an $11.3 million injection into its aging infrastructure systems, which officials say will improve accessibility for residents and help connect lower, middle subsections and superior of the district. The neighborhood is one of 166 communities across the country selected …

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Rushdie attack: Today’s resounding silence echoes Parliament’s mute stance over the years on banning Satanic Verses

At a time when any question aroused a loud and partisan resentment, the attack on writer Salman Rushdie saw a rare consensus in the political establishment: an evasive silence. Apart from a few voices, the the political class has largely refrained from condemning the serious aggression. Addressing a press conference …

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We told you: the coalition has sounded again on regional subsidies

The Coalition has left the benches of government, but its misdeeds and corruption are still exposed, writes Jommy t-shirt. The Australian National Audit Office (ANAO) released another manifesto of bad administration from the former Morrison government last week. In his quiet way, the Auditor General applied the blowtorch and excoriated …

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Government funds help shooting survivor prevent more

Pamela Johnson said she was 22 when someone shot her at a rally in the West Bergen neighborhood of Jersey City. The 48-year-old mother of a then four-year-old girl said the bullet hit her chest. Although she has recovered physically, Johnson – who now considers herself an activist – said …

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$6.4 million paid in emergency grants to Taranaki accommodation providers

ANDY MACDONALD/Stuff Pihms at Bell Block received approximately $2 million in emergency housing grants from the Department of Social Development between March 2020 and July 2022. A Taranaki Hospitality has gained a $2 million economic lifeline from its decision to offer some of its rooms as emergency accommodation at the …

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New Funding to Remove Chewing Gum Stains from Our Main Streets

New government action to crack down on litter on our high streets was announced today (6 August), with more than 40 councils across the UK awarding grants of up to £70,000 to eliminate littering chewing gum stains. Exeter, Birmingham, Sunderland, Swansea, Glasgow and Belfast are among the first recipients of …

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Botolan sells rice below P20

BOTOLAN, Zambales: Residents of this town now buy rice for less than 20 pesos per kilo under a rice subsidy program launched by the local government unit (LGU). Botolan Mayor Jun Omar Ebdane said the grant scheme was launched by his administration on July 12 and will run until September …

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Shaheen, Hassan and Kuster applaud over $500,000 towards Nashua Fire Department

August 01, 2022 (Washington, DC) – Today, US Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), a senior member of the Senate Appropriations Committeealongside Sen. Maggie Hassan (D-NH) and Rep. Annie Kuster, applauded the announcement of $569,036 from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and FEMA’s Firefighter Assistance Program (AFG) for the city of …

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United Samaritans, We Care receives CDBG funds from the city

Turlock City Council has awarded five local agencies a combined grant of $75,000 to address affordable housing, homelessness and other needs through the federal Community Development Block Grant program. This annual program allows the city to allocate up to 15% of its annual allocation to utilities, plus an additional 15% …

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23 States and FCT secure N24 billion from conditional grant schemes

Twenty-three states of the Federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) received N24,450,000,000.00 from the conditional grant programs as an incentive to invest more of their resources in areas of national development priorities and goals. Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) / Sustainable Development Goals. The President’s Senior Special Assistant (SSA) on …

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Despite $37 Million in Homeownership Programs, Low Rates for Blacks and Hispanics Persist

Milwaukee had the worst racial disparity in homeownership rates among nearly a dozen peer cities in 2020, with 26 percentage points separating the combined rate of black and Hispanic homeowners and the rate of white homeowners. That’s just one of the findings of a Wisconsin Policy Forum report by authors …

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Landmark Brexit bill grants government checks on regulators

The UK government has published its long-awaited Financial Services and Markets Bill, ushering in a new era of scrutiny for the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. In a reform package published on July 20, regulators were given the power to repeal large swaths of old EU rules …

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Germany faces calls to extend €9 per month public transport ticket | Germany

The German government is under pressure to extend the heavily subsidized monthly public transport pass it launched in June. The ‘€9 Ticket’ scheme, which allows anyone living in or visiting Germany unlimited travel across the country on regional transport for a cost of just €9 (£7.60) a month, is due …

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New micro-grants available for Yukon artists – Yukon News

Quick funding is now available for Yukon artists through a brand new grant program. The Express Micro-Grants Fund was announced at a July 5 press conference. It is open to anyone working in a creative industry looking to fund a project under $5,000. Applicants will receive a response within 10 …

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Newfoundland and Labrador government offers ‘band-aid’ funds to end temporary emergency room closures at rural hospitals

ST. JOHN’S, NL — Rural doctors will get a temporary pay raise in an effort to retain them in some of the province’s smaller and more remote hospitals, the provincial government announced Thursday, July 14. Premier Andrew Furey, Health Minister Tom Osborne and Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association (NLMA) President …

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Local governments urged to use the Broadband Handbook for Federal Funds: Broadband Breakfast

CLEVELAND, June 27, 2022 — Decades-old legislation can play an important and complementary role to federal subsidies for broadband infrastructure, Pew Charitable Trust Broadband Access Summit panelists said Wednesday. The Community Reinvestment Act was passed in 1977 to combat redlining – the practice of denying financial services to individuals or …

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Diokno says PHL could leverage G7 infrastructure fund

PHILIPPINE STAR/ RUSSELL PALMA FINANCE Secretary Benjamin E. Diokno said the government would consider tapping into the Group of Seven (G7) Global Infrastructure and Investment Partnership (PGII) program to support the Philippines’ construction efforts . Building on the momentum of the previous administration’s Build, Build, Build program, “we are considering …

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HC grants bail to central government’s permanent counsel in sexual assault case

Kochi: The Kerala High Court on Friday granted bail to the Central Government Permanent Counsel for High Court Barrister Navneet N Nath in a sexual assault case filed against him by his colleague. Granting bail under certain conditions, Judge Bechu Kurian Thomas observed that several complaints are being reported these …

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Jason Clare promises to ‘reset’ government relations with universities

Federal Education Minister Jason Clare has pledged a “reset” of government-university relations, and promised more efforts to increase the proportion of students from disadvantaged backgrounds, in a great discourse on higher education. He is also speeding up visa processing to help rebuild Australia’s education export industry and wants Labor’s September …

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The government provides loans to small entrepreneurs

Some 41.5 million pesos in loans were granted yesterday Friday in the municipality of Cotuí by Porfirio Peralta, director general of the National Council for the Promotion and Support of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (Promipyme), in collaboration with the President Luis Abinader. The president and Porfirio Peralta granted loans …

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Grants awarded to attract childcare workers to the WA region

14 regional local governments awarded grants to attract and retain early childhood workers Grants will fund moving allowances, subsidized housing and training Funding part of a $5.1 million McGowan government commitment to improve access to early childhood education and care in the WA region Local governments across Western Australia have …

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Delta State Government announces approval of N400 million grant to 40 missionary schools to upgrade and expand their facilities

On Tuesday, the Delta government announced that it had authorized the distribution of a 400 million naira grant to 40 missionary schools in the state so that they can upgrade and expand their facilities. During a press conference to discuss some of the decisions taken at the State Executive Council …

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Pakatan: Government should cut spending, not subsidies, to help Malaysians cope with rising prices

Removing subsidies would further expose Malaysians, especially the B40 income class, to rising prices they were already struggling to afford. — Photo by Firdaus Latif By R. Loheswar Monday, June 27, 2022 11:08 GMT KUALA LUMPUR, June 27 – The federal government should put in place immediate cost-cutting measures such …

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Government awards imposter $18,000 scam to Henry County resident

(© WavebreakMediaMicro – stock.adobe.com) A Henry County man has been scammed out of $18,000 after falling victim to a government grant scam. The scammers contacted the victim on Facebook Messenger posing as his brother-in-law, who gave him information about a supposed government grant. After contacting someone posing as a government …

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US Supreme Court backs public money for religious schools

A general view of the United States Supreme Court building in Washington, United States, October 13, 2021. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register June 21 (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed increased public funding for religious entities in a landmark ruling …

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Western Australia may be open for business, but the events industry is battered by COVID-19

After nearly two years of cancellations and strict COVID-19 restrictions, major events are starting to return to WA, but Perth’s events industry says not enough is being done to help local operators to recover. Key points: The events industry was among the first to be affected by the border closures …

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First Federal Bipartisan Infrastructure Law funds flow into North Dakota | Government and politics

Two state agencies are set to receive some of the first funds for North Dakota from the federal bipartisan infrastructure law passed last fall. The six-member Governor-led Emergency Commission on Friday approved $2.5 million in increased spending powers for the Department of Mineral Resources for its program to plug abandoned …

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Duplicate stimulus grants awarded accidentally

The Department of Education accidentally awarded $73 million in emergency pandemic funding through the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund to 24 colleges in August 2021, according to a new bureau report. of the Inspector General of the Ministry. Federal stimulus funding has helped keep colleges afloat during the pandemic and …

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$5.1 million in grants to address domestic, family and sexual violence in the Northern Territories

The Government of the Northern Territories has awarded 10 anti-violence programs a total of $5.1 million in funding as part of a new initiative to address domestic and sexual violence across the territory. The grants are part of the government’s Safe, Respected and Free from Violence primary prevention initiative. A …

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Open Volunteer Scholarships | Wyndham

The state government’s Emerging Stronger Volunteer Grant Program is now open to all volunteers, such as those at Wyndham, to ensure volunteers essential to delivering essential and community services can move forward. On Thursday, June 9, Minister for Disabilities, Aging and Carers, Anthony Carbines, announced that the million dollar scheme …

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What law allows permanent license to use loudspeakers, HC asks government

Court hears claims over different types of noise pollution, including use of loudspeakers by religious institutions Court hears claims over different types of noise pollution, including use of loudspeakers by religious institutions The Karnataka High Court on Friday ordered the state government to clarify under which provision of the law …

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The Italian government funds the rehabilitation of five other public schools in Lebanon

UNICEF released the following statement on Wednesday: The Italian Embassy in Beirut, through the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation, today announced a funding commitment of €2 million to support the school rehabilitation program of the UNICEF to create a more conducive learning environment for students and teachers in Lebanon. Since …

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Finalization framework of the FSSAI, to set up the finance committee

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India is planning to establish the FSSAI Fund which will consist of grants from the Centre, fees collected through licensing and other statutory charges in addition to income generated from testing and advice, among others. This decision is a step to formulate appropriate …

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Government must urgently review housing adaptation grants – Lowry

The lack of review of housing subsidies has rendered them obsolete and ineffective. It has gotten to the point that they are now preventing older people and people with disabilities from staying in their homes, according to MP Michael Lowry and the regional TD group. In a private member’s motion, …

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Social Security and Medicare funds are improved, but the long term is disastrous

The financial health of Social Security and Medicare, two of the nation’s most crucial safety net programs, improved slightly in 2021 thanks to a strong economic recovery during the coronavirus pandemic, according to two new government reports. However, both programs continue to face significant longer-term shortcomings that could slash retirement …

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Chilliwack Residents Receive Their 2022 Property Tax Notices – Chilliwack Progress

At this point, most Chilliwack residents have received their 2022 Property Tax Notices by mail from the City of Chilliwack – unless they have opted into electronic billing. For an average single-family home in Chilliwack with an assessed value of $747,084, the 2.99% increase will translate to an increase in …

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Highland estate receives £3m forestry grant for sale

Highland estate receives £3m forestry grant to sell – again Calendar An icon of a desktop calendar. to cancel An icon of a circle with a diagonal line across it. Caret A right-pointing solid arrow icon. E-mail An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook An icon of Facebook’s “f” mark. …

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Platinum Jubilee Fund gives party halls a boost

Village halls across England are set to benefit from a major new refurbishment fund launched by the Government today (28 May 2022) to mark Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. At the heart of rural life and communities, village halls host fitness classes, morning coffees, community groups, garage sales, art …

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BMX gets $50,000 grant for new track

“When you bring something that size, it kind of puts St. Albert on the map.” The St. Albert BMX Association and its president Mike Hook hope to bring national BMX events to the city by building an Olympic-caliber supercross track in Riel Park. The association has designed a supercross track …

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Rising diesel subsidies in South Korea expected to boost consumer confidence during peak driving season

Strong points Freight truck, taxi drivers are entitled to a diesel subsidy of 8.8 cents/litre Diesel demand expected to exceed 15 million barrels in June President Yoon under pressure to revive consumer confidence Soaring retail diesel prices in South Korea dampened consumer confidence, but higher government subsidy rate and rapid …

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Pandemic relief funds help libraries adapt to changing needs

People will see improvements in their local public libraries, including expanded digital collections, upgraded and barrier-free spaces, improved programming, better air circulation, and 24-hour Internet access. This is due to a one-time investment of $8 million in COVID-19 relief and recovery funding. “British Columbia’s public libraries have been at the …

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Green government would provide grants for home renovation

Ontario Green Party Leader Mike Schreiner said he wants to tackle the climate crisis while helping Ontarians save on their utility bills. Schreiner was in Sudbury on Wednesday as part of his campaign tour of Northern Ontario to announce his party’s plan for a green retrofit program, which would provide …

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EXCLUSIVE War forces Ukraine to divert $8.3bn to military spending, tax revenue drops – minister

Ukrainian servicemen sit atop an armored fighting vehicle as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, at an undisclosed location in eastern Ukraine, in this photo released April 19 2022. Ukrainian Ground Forces Press Service/Handout via REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register KYIV, May 12 (Reuters) – Ukraine …

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DBM announces more than 85% of the budget released at the end of April

THE DEPARTMENT of Budget and Management (DBM) said on Tuesday that it had released more than 4 trillion pesos of budgetary funds to government agencies and local government units by the end of April. In the DBM Allocation Releases Report for April, the 4.3 trillion pesos released equaled 85.6% of …

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NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet contradicts Prime Minister Scott Morrison on the prospects of a minority government and hung parliament

Loading The government released a review of the handling of government grants on Saturday, which Perrottet commissioned after former prime minister Gladys Berejiklian’s appearance at a corruption probe reignited controversy over the pork barrel in seats marginals. The review said ministers must give written reasons for approving taxpayer-funded grants, and …

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Opportunity for improvement in the NSW grant scheme | The Murray Valley Standard

A grants system responsible for distributing about $4 billion a year across New South Wales is set to undergo a series of changes, including an emphasis on public transparency. A review conducted by the Prime Minister and Cabinet Office and published on Saturday makes 19 recommendations, including more open and …

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UK ports want reward for ‘white elephant’ post-Brexit borders

UK ports are seeking compensation from the UK government after an 18-month delay in implementing post-Brexit border controls left them with empty high-tech facilities that risk becoming ‘white elephants’ by several million pounds. Last week’s decision to delay checks on EU animal and plant products until at least the end …

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Abortion politics lead to power struggles over family planning subsidies

BOZEMAN, Mont. — In a bustling downtown cafe, a drawing of a ski lift with intrauterine devices for chairs catches the eyes of sleepy customers who start their mornings with a jolt of caffeine. The flyer touts the services of Bridgercare, a nonprofit reproductive health clinic a few miles away. …

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Fisher’s ‘olive branch’ at UVF as he sanctions cover-up of UDA rioter who beat their man

The South East Antrim UDA have dealt a bad beating to one of their members for attacking a rival loyalist twice his age. he hides, sanctioned by SEA UDA chief Gary Fisher, is seen as an olive branch to the UVF to reduce tension between paramilitary gangs. The bad feeling …

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Abu Dhabi grants housing package to Emiratis worth 2.36 billion dirhams ahead of Eid Al Fitr

More than 1,300 Emiratis were granted housing loans by the Abu Dhabi government on Friday. The first housing package of 2022, which coincides with Eid Al Fitr celebrations, will see 1,347 Abu Dhabi citizens receive housing loans worth a total of 2.36 billion dirhams. Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed, Crown Prince …

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The United States and the Philippines celebrate nine years of partnership in innovation

government officials to celebrate joint milestones of USAID’s STRIDE program.” width=”800″ height=”423″ srcset=”https://uploads.mwp.mprod.getusinfo.com/uploads/sites/24/2022/04/ac8af64a-2f0b-4360-9b2c-6b2e92251ce4-1024×541.jpeg 1024w, https://uploads.mwp.mprod.getusinfo.com/uploads/sites/24/2022/04/ac8af64a-2f0b-4360-9b2c-6b2e92251ce4-300×159.jpeg 300w, https://uploads.mwp.mprod.getusinfo.com/uploads/sites/24/2022/04/ac8af64a-2f0b-4360-9b2c-6b2e92251ce4-768×406.jpeg 768w, https://uploads.mwp.mprod.getusinfo.com/uploads/sites/24/2022/04/ac8af64a-2f0b-4360-9b2c-6b2e92251ce4-1536×812.jpeg 1536w, https://uploads.mwp.mprod.getusinfo.com/uploads/sites/24/2022/04/ac8af64a-2f0b-4360-9b2c-6b2e92251ce4-2048×1083.jpeg 2048w, https://uploads.mwp.mprod.getusinfo.com/uploads/sites/24/2022/04/ac8af64a-2f0b-4360-9b2c-6b2e92251ce4-200×106.jpeg 200w, https://uploads.mwp.mprod.getusinfo.com/uploads/sites/24/2022/04/ac8af64a-2f0b-4360-9b2c-6b2e92251ce4-1135×600.jpeg 1135w” sizes=”(max-width: 800px) 100vw, 800px”/> U.S. Embassy in the Philippines Acting Chargé d’Affaires Heather Variava (seventh from left) and Philippine Department of Science and Technology …

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Strategic Grants Grants and Funding Opportunities

Looking for grants and funding opportunities? Here are some funders whose deadlines are approaching, provided by Strategic Grants To agree:William Angliss Community Grants Support areas: Funding available for: multiple service organizations; services for the elderly, children and families, for the disabled, educational, cultural and religious associations; services provided by hospitals …

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Deputy Minister Says Government Approved 315 Trade Union Development Grant Applications Worth RM2.6 Million | Money

Deputy Human Resources Minister Datuk Awang Hashim speaks at the Dewan Negara in the Parliament Building, December 22, 2021. – Bernama pic ALOR SETAR, April 23 – The government has approved a total of 315 Trade Union Development Grant (GPKS) applications nationwide this year with an allocation of RM2.6 million, …

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Direct Relief Awards Over $12 Million in Grants for Ukraine War Relief – Ukraine

The grants, made possible by donations from people in 79 countries, will fund prescription drugs, equipment costs, transportation and equipment for first responders, and other life-saving needs for organizations working on the ground. . By Talya Meyers Since the invasion of Ukraine, Direct Relief has awarded more than $12 million …

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Grant Robertson rules out MIQ compensation

National’s Covid-19 response spokesman Chris Bishop says it’s ‘outrageous’ that it took a complaint to the Ombudsman for a document advising that Managed Isolation and Quarantine (MIQ) does not were no longer needed, to be revealed. A November 2021 Department of Health memo shows that health officials believed MIQ was …

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VHP calls on AMU to drop ‘Muslim’ from its name or stop receiving Center grants

Vishwas Hindu Parishad (VHP) co-secretary general Surendra Jain has said AMU should stop receiving funds from the central government if it continues to have the word “Muslim” in its name. The VHP leader further said that Aligarh Muslim University uses land donated by freedom fighter Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh and …

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The government has set up an eco-trap for landlords – and it’s going to cost us £330billion

It’s the £330billion question that will plague every homeowner and buyer – but it’s being ignored by the government. For more than a year, ministers have avoided the question of future rules on energy performance certificates. This seemingly innocuous question will have a huge impact on the housing market – …

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Janet Peischel’s The Internet Marketer: A Good Time to Write Grants and Win Prizes | Business

Janet Peischel I work with several nonprofits and have been busy writing grants. Fortunately, these grants have also won awards. It’s not that I’m so brilliant; rather, it is about identifying a project and meeting the requirements of the application process. Peeling back the layers of the grant application process …

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Boris Johnson’s plan to replace gas and electric boilers with heat pumps could cost £115billion

Boris Johnson’s net zero plan to replace millions of gas and electric boilers with controversial new heat pumps could cost taxpayers £115billion if the government’s upgrade program is rolled out to all homes, warned a report. Installing a new air source heat pump costs an average of £10,500. With the …

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Queensland flood victims ineligible for current government payments hope major buyout scheme will bring relief

Six weeks after devastating floods swept through parts of southeast Queensland, people who lost everything are still waiting for government funding to rebuild their homes. Key points: Many flood grants are only available to residents earning around $51,000 a year Flood-hit Queenslanders hope government’s $741million flood program will provide relief …

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$18.2 million in international research grants to be administered by ATSE

The federal government is committed the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering in a partnership to help administer the $18.2 million strategic element of its Global Fund for Science and Technology Diplomacy. The Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering (ATSE) in collaboration with the Australian Academy of Sciences (AAS) will …

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Lok Sabha approves bill that gives police more power against convicts

The Criminal Procedure (Identification) Bill 2022 passed the Lok Sabha on Monday with a voice vote, with 21 MPs from all parties taking part in the debate. The opposition criticized the bill for giving police officers excessive powers to collect sensitive personal information about individuals. The bill is short, but …

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House Panel Appeals to CAG Officials: Explaining Audit Report Delays

A parliamentary committee tasked with examining all the documents laid on the table in the House has for the first time summoned the national auditor to explain the “unreasonable delays” in the submission of annual reports and audited accounts. Officials from the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) will …

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Deputy Prime Minister calls for decision before ballot on flood grant funding

Queensland Deputy Premier Steven Miles has called on the Morrison government to decide before the election whether it will fund 50% of flood relief grants. The state government has so far paid more than $5.7 million to 437 small businesses, $838,000 to primary producers, $135,000 to 13 NGOs and $16.6 …

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The State increases its expenditure on urban infrastructure and its subsidies

Gujarat Finance Minister Kanubhai Desai presented the state budget 2022-23 on March 3. This is Desai’s first budget since taking office in 2021. The budget speech contained several announcements, including a program to provide nutritional supplements to pregnant women and mothers, and an interest subsidy program for farmers. This is …

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New career plans to increase opportunities for women in Australia

The Morrison Government is supporting women’s economic security with better access to career paths and employment opportunities through 42 new projects funded by the Australian Government through the National Careers Institute (NCI). The third round of the NCI Partnership Grants program provides $10 million to fund projects focused on increasing …

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Tribal Governments to Receive $1.6 Million in Environmental Justice Grants | News

WASHINGTON — Tribal governments are receiving up to $1.6 million in U.S. Rescue Plan (ARP) funding to help establish or modify programs on environmental justice water and air quality issues. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said in its statement that Congress has earmarked $100 million in ARP funding, and the …

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2022 Keep Maryland Beautiful Grants Total $320,000

Forever Maryland is proud to announce that 85 grants totaling $320,000 were awarded for environmental education, community clean-up and beautification projects through the Keep Maryland Beautiful program. These annual scholarships are funded by the Maryland Environmental Trust, maryland forever, Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD)and Maryland Department of …

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US gives Ukraine $1 billion in military aid

kyiv—The Ukrainian leader has secured $1 billion in new US military aid, including Stinger anti-aircraft missiles used against Soviet forces in Afghanistan. President Volodymyr Zelensky has said Russia is building a new Cold War wall across Europe “between freedom and servitude”, after his government accused invading forces of bombing a …

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New grant for South Africa is a done deal – and you’ll foot the bill: analyst

In 2020, the South African government introduced a Social Distress Relief (SRD) grant of R350 to provide support to those who were particularly vulnerable to the impacts of the Covid pandemic. With many South Africans becoming dependent on this subsidy, the writing is on the wall for the state, says …

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Focus on youth jobs could undermine $4 billion digital adoption program, business groups say

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Economic Development Minister Mary Ng and EDC President and CEO Isabelle Hudon, left, listen to Sheena Russell, founder of Made with Local, speak via videoconference during a press conference on Canada’s Digital Adoption Program at Bayview Yards in Ottawa, March 3.Justin Tang/The Canadian Press Business groups …

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Gujarat HC grants bail to Superintendent of Taxes on retirement

By Rasheela Basher – On March 12, 2022 12:36 The High Court of Gujarat recently cleared a retired sales tax officer who was allegedly involved in fraudulent postings and VAT assessments using the VATis system. Apparently, the plaintiff, a sales tax agent, who retired as Superintendent of Taxes, made false …

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Japanese government awards Hideo Kojima Prize for Fine Arts

Famous video game author Hideo Kojima receives the Minster’s Award for Fine Art, notably for the Director’s Cut of Death Stranding. Hideo Kojima is one of the most well-known creators currently working in the video game industry, whose outpourings have earned him a reputation as a unique figure in game …

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CTA buses: Chicago Transit Agency to apply for federal grants to help buy electric buses and upgrade infrastructure

CHICAGO (WLS) — The CTA hopes the federal government will help it in its efforts to switch to electric buses. The U.S. Department of Transportation announced on Monday that low- or zero-emission subsidies are available under the bipartisan infrastructure law. CTA said it believes Chicago’s transit system is in a …

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Admin eats $20m in NSW flood grants | The Murray Valley Standard

The Premier of New South Wales has apologized to communities devastated by floods in northern New South Wales after many felt ‘left behind’ as it was revealed that millions of dollars allocated to flood relief will be eaten up by administrative costs, More than $20 million of the $434.7 million …

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PCs smash Liberals who say they gave special treatment when giving grants

Breadcrumb Links Winnipeg News Manitoba Publication date : March 04, 2022 • 16 minutes ago • 2 minute read • Join the conversation Obby Khan, PC candidate from Fort Whyte. Content of the article The Progressive Conservatives are rejecting a suggestion by the Manitoba Liberals that the government would give …

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Government uses inflation to regain control of English SE

After ceding control of English higher education to market forces, the government wants it back – and Augar’s response last week means it is well on its way to getting it back. When the government tripled tuition fees in 2012 and then lifted the cap on student numbers entirely in …

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Two weeks left to comment on proposed workplace parking tax

Posted on Tuesday, March 1, 2022 PEOPLE are reminded to make their views heard at a public consultation on the Workplace Parking Levy (WPL) proposals which lasts another two weeks. The city council is proposing the citywide scheme under which large employers would pay to provide parking spaces for their …

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Tuncurry Forster Jockey Club Receives Federal Government Grant | Defender of the Great Lakes

news, local news, Tuncurry Forster Jockey Club, Chapmans Road, Tuncurry Racecourse The Tuncurry Forster Jockey Club has received a $689,000 grant from the Black Summer Bushfire Recovery grant program to upgrade Chapmans Road, Tuncurry and the club’s access road. The works – patching and widening of Chapmans Road – will …

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