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Alberta's finance minister seeking ideas, comments for budget

EDMONTON — Albertans are being given a chance to weigh in on how the provincial government should spend taxpayers’ money. However, the NDP government’s budget website has a different format than the former PC government’s page. 422 more words



It is worth noting that, prior to Mr Varoufakis’ comfirmation of the existence of the said Working Group, the Minister was criticized widely for having neglected to make such contingency plans. 299 more words


Appoint finance minister now, group urges Buhari

The Centre for Social Justice on Wednesday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to appoint a Finance minister to manage the economy pending when he would constitute his full cabinet. 503 more words


Nathan Cullen "Adjusts" Finance Minister's Statement

Not for the first time, NDP Finance Critic and MP for Skeena—Bulkley Valley Nathan Cullen, has taken the statements of Finance Minister Joe Oliver and edited to fit what he thinks gets to a much more realistic point beyond what Cullen sees as partisan ass covering. 151 more words

Federal Politics

Yanis Varoufakis is literally a rebel without a cause

As developments in Greece’s debt crisis reached a crescendo this past week, Greeks have been glued to their television screens, watching all-night parliamentary debates and waiting breathlessly for 17 hours for a decision to be handed down from Brussels. 675 more words

0.6% to 0.3%: Government's incentive to violators.

An ordinance; a relief for protestors, a mockery of the legal system, a slap on the state’s face, a joke with tax-paying and law abiding citizens and a new low for a federal government. 555 more words


Behind Germany's refusal to grant Greece debt relief - Op-Ed in The Guardian

Tomorrow’s EU Summit will seal Greece’s fate in the Eurozone. As these lines are being written, Euclid Tsakalotos, my great friend, comrade and successor as Greece’s Finance Ministry is heading for a Eurogroup meeting that will determine whether a last ditch agreement between Greece and our creditors is reached and whether this agreement contains the degree of debt relief that could render the Greek economy viable within the Euro Area. 1,326 more words

European Crisis

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