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Somalia’s pm names former Al-Shabaab co-founder as minister
Somalia's prime minister has named former Al-Shabaab group co-founder and spokesperson Muktar Robow as a minister in the country's new cabinet, a move that could either strengthen the fight against the insurgency or provoke clan clashes. Somalia's prime minister has named former Al-Shabaab group co-founder and spokesperson Muktar Robow as a minister in the country's new cabinet, ...
Updated: 08/05/2022
Bulgaria Socialist Party split from its members
The National Council of the Bulgarian Socialist Party separated itself from three of its members -Krum Zarkov, Vesela Lecheva and Yavor Gechev, who agreed to be acting ministers in the new caretaker cabinet. The National Council of the Bulgarian Socialist Party separated itself from three of its members - Krum Zarkov , Vesela Lecheva and Yavor Gechev , who agreed to be acting ministers in the new caretaker cabinet. The Chairwoman of the Bulgarian ...
Updated: 08/05/2022
Bain apologises for mistakes in work with Sars
... a world-renowned tax authority, as Sars was acknowledged, but to disable its ability to collect tax and pursue tax evaders, all in the service of their corrupt paymasters. Lord Hain received a letter from his office in January confirming that the Cabinet Office had been asked to look into this matter with urgency after raising the issue with former Prime Minister Boris Johnson .
Updated: 08/05/2022
Barilaro’s former chief of staff tells inquiry
... Hamblin told the inquiry that in September last year, Mr Barilaro spoke to her about his intention to resign from politics. She agreed that those conversations took place around the same time as he asked his staff to prepare an urgent submission to the Cabinet to change the trade jobs into ministerial appointments. Ms Hamblin said the discussions were not unusual and were not restricted to that period, as he had been talking about leaving parliament since he took a month of mental health leave the previous ...
Updated: 08/05/2022
NSNS plans to dismantle agency over flood probe
... to Premier Dominic Perrottet five days ago. The inquiry was commissioned to investigate the preparations for, causes and response to the devastating floods in NSW earlier this year. The proposal to dismantle Resilience NSW will now be presented to cabinet. Resilience NSW is headed up by Shane Fitzsimmons, who led the government's response to the Black Summer bushfires as Commissioner of the NSW Rural Fire Service NSWRFS . Fitzsimmons has so far refused to comment on the report or its outcome. ...
Updated: 08/05/2022
Rains overflowing in Japan cause widespread damage
... the highest rainfall alert for some areas in Niigata and Yamagata prefectures and urged residents to ensure their safety. On Aug. 4, damage was seen in these areas, along with the neighboring Fukushima Prefecture. As of 9: 30 a.m. on Aug. 4, Chief Cabinet Secretary Hirokazu Matsuno said two people were unaccounted for. The land ministry confirmed seven rivers were overflowing at 6 a.m. on the day. Three locations were flooded along the Mogamigawa River in Yamagata Prefecture, and one location ...
Updated: 08/05/2022
Italy approves $17.4 billion inflation aid package
... decree is of considerable proportions, he told reporters during a joint press conference in Rome with other ministers. Our aim is to protect families and companies in an international context that is worsening. The measures, signed off by Draghi 's cabinet on Thursday, include a 15 billion euro package and 2 billion euros in extra aid, Draghi said. Finance Minister Daniele Franco told reporters that the country s budget deficit won't grow as costs will be covered by stronger than expected economic ...
Updated: 08/04/2022
Japan expresses concern over Chinese military drills near Taiwan
... municipalities in Okinawa Prefecture. Eiji Hori Japan expressed concern over Chinese military drills that were scheduled to kick off Aug. 4 close to Taiwan after U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi visited the island territory and infuriated Beijing. Chief Cabinet Secretary Hirokazu Matsuno said on Aug. 3 that Tokyo communicated its concern through diplomatic channels beforehand as the area where the military exercises would be held includes Japan's exclusive economic zone EEZ We would like to urge a peaceful ...
Updated: 08/04/2022
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