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Exmouth regeneration costs - 6 times bigger than Exeter bus station!

It appears that Exeter City Council has spent “more than £500,000” on fees for its £26m bus station and leisure centre development and is getting some stick for this: 99 more words


Some interesting telecom stats from DIPP's new report on the telecom sector

The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) has released a report on the telecommunications sector in India

Some key stats from the report are listed below: 219 more words

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Section 106 scandal: New controls and a surprising revelation from CEO Mark Williams

S106 Funds and EDDC Audit & Governance Committee – report from an attendee:

On Thursday November 17th the Audit & Governance Committee of EDDC voted to make several changes to the Council’s finance systems which will now ensure that s106 payments will go to the local community amenities for which they are intended. 448 more words


Germany builds up momentum for FinTech leadership

A study commissioned by the German finance ministry quantifies the emergence of disruptive finance in Germany by predicting the sector will top $157 billion by 2035, … 221 more words


Getting it right

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

“Culture is everything. If you get the culture of your organisation right, you don’t have to worry about financial results, or anything else. 1,848 more words

Money Matters

Is a cost over-run of £1.1 million or £10 million more serious than a Section 106 loss of £250,000?

Owl asks because an elector successfully petitioned EDDC’s external auditor over Section 106 discrepancies. A sample found a wrongly-attributed bill of some £400,000 and an uncollected sum of around £250,000. 137 more words


Mozambique: Infrastructure development critical to the success of the oil, gas industry

Demand for oil and gas in Africa remains high but low crude prices combined with poor physical infrastructure, inadequate logistical solutions and onerous government regulations have stunted investment in oil- and gasfield development, says SacOil CEO Thabo Kgogo. 683 more words