Country Risk Summary: CAMBODIA
- U.S. Senate approves $29 billion for hurricane relief. // RSI: Roofing, Siding, Insulation;Mar2006, Vol. 83 Issue 3, p17
The article reports that the U.S. Senate has approved a bill to aid the Gulf Coast in rebuilding the region from hurricane damage last fall while the House of Representatives approved the measure as amended by the Senate to remove the oil drilling section in Alaska.
- Untitled. // New Yorker;6/4/1979, Vol. 55 Issue 16, p155
An excerpt from two newspapers "Baltimore Sun" and "Washington Post," which states about the opposite opinion of the two administration lobbyists regarding the $4 billion foreign aid bill is presented.
- Vital role of UK aid. MOORE, MICHAEL // Eastern Eye;7/25/2014, Issue 1261, p8
The author reflects on a bill introduced which aims to enshrine in the public spending on aid at 0.7 percent of the gross national income in Great Britain, and mentions the results of the annual report by the British Department for International Development on the country's international aid.
- Activity picks up, but is anything getting done? Feigenbaum, Ed // Indianapolis Business Journal;2/16/2009, Vol. 29 Issue 51, p12
The article shares the author's opinion on several legislations in Indiana. The author mentions the approval of the bipartisan state economic stimulus plan, education-funding plan and the Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund. He states that House Bill 1656 is the most intriguing. He notes that...
- Puerto Rico Mulls $740M GDB Loan. Cataldo, Adam L. // Bond Buyer;5/12/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32380, p1
The article reports that Puerto Rico officials are working to pass a series of bills as part of an agreement to end the nearly two-week-old government shutdown. The agreement allows the Government Development Bank to lend money to the commonwealth government so it can operate through the rest of...
- Should The Administration's Foreign Aid Proposal For Fiscal Year 1967 Be Substantially Curtailed? Fulbright, J. W. // Congressional Digest;Aug/Sep66, Vol. 45 Issue 8/9, p204
Presents a provocative argument made by the author on the Foreign Assistance Act of 1966 and the Military Assistance and Sales Act of 1966. Amendments made by the committee in the economic aid program; Provisions under both acts.
- The Missing Middle: Why Medianï¿½Voter Theory Canï¿½t Save Democrats from Singing the Bollï¿½Weevil Blues. Lublin, D.; Voss, D.S. // Journal of Politics;Feb2003, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p227
Racial redistricting decimated the southern congressional districts once represented by centrist Democrats. Electoral maps drawn in the 1990s instead helped polarize the Southï¿½s congressional delegation into a mixture of minority Democrats and rightï¿½wing Republicans, creating a more...
- Panel OKs Bill to Blunt Kelo Decision Impact. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;10/11/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32235, p4
Reports on the approval of the legislation that would deny states and localities federal economic development grants, by the House Agriculture Committee. Basis of the bill; Conditions under the bill; Revision on the measure to limit the federal funding ban.
- Yderomrï¿½deudpegning -- velsignelse eller forbandelse? M�ller, J�rgen // Okonomi & Politik;2012, Vol. 85 Issue 1, p37
Designation as remote area means that the state, the regions and a number of NGOs have stated that development is not as favourable here as in other parts of the country. Implicitly, this indicates that these areas ï¿½have not made the most of their talentsï¿½. Accordingly, the designation...