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Qatar to benefit from budget based on realistic oil prices: IMF

Qatar to benefit from budget based on realistic oil prices: IMF

Qatar could consider adopting a fiscal rule and also base its budget on realistic oil price assumptions than taking a conservative approach, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Physically challenged legislator seeks hike in healthcare budget allocation

Physically challenged legislator seeks hike in healthcare budget allocation

A physically challenged member of Swiss Parliament, the Federal Assembly, has advocated for an increase in budget allocation on healthcare and universal health coverage.

Trump signs first veto to secure funding for border wall

Trump signs first veto to secure funding for border wall

Donald Trump signed the first veto of his presidency Friday, overriding congressional opposition to secure emergency funds to build more walls on the US-Mexico border.

Qatar to support Somali budget with QR73mn

Qatar to support Somali budget with QR73mn

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani discussed with Somalia's President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo the strong bilateral relations between the two countries ...

Singapore announces expansionary budget as growth slows due to external headwinds: QNB

Singapore announces expansionary budget as growth slows due to external headwinds: QNB

Singapore has announced expansionary budget as the City State’s growth slows due to external headwinds, QNB has said in an economic commentary.

QR212bn infra budget to boost Qatar-Kuwait ties, says Qatar Chamber official

QR212bn infra budget to boost Qatar-Kuwait ties, says Qatar Chamber official

The QR212bn funds allocated in the Qatar 2019 budget for infrastructure projects would play a significant role in enhancing the partnership between Qatar and Kuwait ...

Qatar unveils QR4.3bn surplus 2019 budget

Qatar unveils QR4.3bn surplus 2019 budget

A more than 22% growth in oil price assumption has translated into a QR4.3bn surplus in Qatar's 2019 budget, the first in three years.

Italy's League leader faces friendly fire over budget

Italy's League leader faces friendly fire over budget

Italy's deputy prime minister, Matteo Salvini, normally relishes confrontation, but now the firebrand populist is under attack from a place he calls home.

Italy PM 'confident' Rome can avoid EU sanctions over budget

Italy PM 'confident' Rome can avoid EU sanctions over budget

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said he was ‘confident’ Rome could avoid unprecedented EU sanctions over its big-spending budget, rejected by Brussels, following talks with European Commission ...

Cabinet approves 2019 draft budget

Cabinet approves 2019 draft budget

Qatar's Cabinet has approved a 2019 draft budget that includes allocations for plans and projects of Qatar National Vision 2030 and the 2022 World Cup, among others.

EU moves to discipline Italy over budget, Rome stays defiant

EU moves to discipline Italy over budget, Rome stays defiant

The European Commission took the first step on Wednesday toward disciplining Italy over its expansionary 2019 budget after Rome refused to change it ...

Sri Lanka's new PM may lose budget even as he clings to power

Sri Lanka's new PM may lose budget even as he clings to power

Sri Lanka's newly appointed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, who lost two motions of no confidence last week, may lose his government's budget even as he clings to power.