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Algeria’s ex finance minister questioned in corruption case

Algeria’s ex finance minister questioned in corruption case

Algeria's former finance minister Karim Djoudi appeared before the Supreme Court on Sunday to face questions about corruption accusations, state television reported.

Finance minister opens Qatari Diar's Conrad Washington DC hotel

Finance minister opens Qatari Diar's Conrad Washington DC hotel

HE the Minister of Finance Ali Shareef al-Emadi inaugurated on Wednesday The Conrad Washington, D.C., one of Qatari Diar's projects in Washington.

Kenya police summon finance minister over dams scandal

Kenya police summon finance minister over dams scandal

Kenyan police have summoned Finance Minister Henry Rotich for questioning for a second time over a multi-million dollar scandal involving advance payments for two dam projects ...

Finance minister, QCB governor to address Euromoney Qatar Conference

Finance minister, QCB governor to address Euromoney Qatar Conference

Two-day Euromoney Qatar Conference in Doha on December 9, 10 will focus on Qatar’s post blockade strategy and its development as a sustainable economy.

India opposition leader seeks finance minister's resignation over Mallya case

India opposition leader seeks finance minister's resignation over Mallya case

The leader of India's opposition Congress Party has called for the resignation of Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over what he termed an act of ‘collusion’ in the case of Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya ...

New Zimbabwe finance minister wants to clear World Bank arrears

New Zimbabwe finance minister wants to clear World Bank arrears

Zimbabwe's new finance minister said on Monday he would accelerate plans to pay arrears to the World Bank and the African Development Bank and would work on a three-year programme to cut government spending.

Zimbabwe president names finance minister to revive economy

Zimbabwe president names finance minister to revive economy

Mthuli Ncube, an Oxford University professor who is a former vice president of the African Development Bank, has the tough task of reviving an economy wrecked under Robert Mugabe.

Turkey will emerge stronger from lira crisis, finance minister tells investors

Turkey will emerge stronger from lira crisis, finance minister tells investors

Finance Minister Berat Albayrak assured international investors on Thursday that Turkey would emerge stronger from its currency crisis, insisting that the country's banks were healthy and strong.

Qatar weathers embargo storm, says finance minister

Qatar weathers embargo storm, says finance minister

Qatar has weathered the trade and travel embargo launched by four neighbours almost a year ago, and is accelerating economic reforms to boost investment, HE the Finance Minister Ali Sherif al-Emadi has said.

German defence minister wants €12bn more for military

German defence minister wants €12bn more for military

German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen wants a budget increase of €12bn ($14.6bn) on top of what her ministry was set to be allotted for 2019-2021 by the country's last finance minister.

India says adequate currency supply after shortage reports

India says adequate currency supply after shortage reports

Local media reported from a string of central, eastern and southern states showing people queuing up at empty ATMs or complaining about a lack of notes.

Former Nepal central bank chief named as finance minister

Former Nepal central bank chief named as finance minister

Yubaraj Khatiwada, who had served as governor of the central bank, Nepal Rastra Bank, is a monetary policy expert and an alumnus of the Delhi School of Economics in neighbouring India.