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- Tyneside nurseries fear closure after council funding shortfall. Wallace, Cathy // Children & Young People Now (Haymarket Business Publications Ltd;4/23/2008, p3
The article reports on the reduction of funding that causes private nurseries in South Tyneside in England fear to close. The schools claim that South Tyneside Council has cut funding for free childcare entitlement from more than Â£500 to just Â£307 per child. However, the council insists...
- FEDERAL FINANCE. // Economic Indicators;Dec2008, Vol. 113 Issue 12, p32
The article offers information on federal finance in the U.S. There was a deficit of $401.6 billion in the second month of fiscal 2009 and receipts were $19.6 billion lower than year 2008 with $226.9 billion higher on outlays. In the third quarter of 2008, federal current receipts rose $113.3...
- Exposed? Abejo, Jerry // Mergers & Acquisitions: The Dealermaker's Journal;Mar2008, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p28
This article offers a look at the possible impact of state budget deficits on the U.S. private equity market. The state budget strains can be largely attributed to the expected loss of tax revenue from declining home values. Besides California, whose budget problems are documented, states such...
- Spending spurt. Steyn, Greta // Finweek;9/14/2006, p57
The article reports on the possible effects of the abrupt spending made by the South African government during July 2006. It is expected that if such expenditure will be continued the government will have a difficult time enabling to disburse its budget as planned. On the revenue side, economist...
- Governor Presents a Stringent Plan to Reduce the $1.7 Billion Structural Deficit Next Year. Del Campo, Tamara Estrada // Caribbean Business;3/24/2005, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p14
Focuses on the stringent plan presented by Puerto Rico Governor AnÃbal Acevedo VilÃ¡ to reduce the multibillion dollar structural deficit of the state for fiscal year 2006. Amount from the investment plan allocated for the payment of salary increases; Assurance of the governor not to resort...
- Fiscal Improvement Allows For Reform Push. // Asia Monitor: China & North East Asia Monitor;Jan2006, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p3
The article focuses on the improvement seen in China's public finances. Public finances in China deteriorated in the late 1990s for two main reasons. The first is the poor financial performance of the state-owned enterprises. The second factor was the government's decision at the time of the...
- OKLAHOMA: Budget Accord Struck. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;2/2/2010, Vol. 371 Issue 33259, p9
The article reports that budget cuts would be implemented on public spendings in Oklahoma in an aim to balance the remaining fiscal 2010 budget.
- Bailouts, overspending push budget deficit to record level. Benko, Anita // Budapest Business Journal;11/4/2002, Vol. 10 Issue 46, p3
Reports Hungary's budget deficit will reach almost nine percent of gross domestic product. Expenditure to bail out state-owned corporations; Impact on the country's planned entry into the European Union.
- The States Cry Wolf. Poltenson, Norman // Business Journal (Central New York);2/21/2003, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p26
Comments on the request of the National Conference for State Legislatures for an additional federal funds to cover the budget deficits in the U.S. Amount of the proposed rescue plan; Need for public spending cuts; Result of inflation-adjusted spending.