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Finance Ministry bill obtains wide parliamentary support

The Greek parliament has granted its approval in principle to a Finance Ministry bill on utilities, in a vote held late on Wednesday. An amendment legislating for the abolition of the special solidarity levy, a subsidy for internal combustion oil (diesel), exemptions from having to pay the freelance professional tax, and an increase in the … Read more

Parliamentary Economics Committee ‘pounced’ on RBA governor over interest rates

Sky News host Chris Smith says RBA Governor Philip Lowe fronted the Parliamentary Economics Committee today and those serving on it had a “gotcha strategy.” “Today, the Committee was ready to pounce because, after all, many analysts believe that Lowe’s assurance was the biggest single factor in triggering a ‘borrowing and buying frenzy’ in the … Read more

SJB moots Parliamentary Select Committee to identify those responsible for economic crisis

SJB MP Harshana Rajakaruna says culprits must be brought before the law Says Gotabaya Rajapaksa has no ethical right to enjoy privileges of an ex-President MP Marikkar warns of imminent second uprising of the people  Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) MP Harshana Rajakaruna yesterday said his party will request … Read more

Big Tech Officials To Appear Before Parliamentary Panel On Tuesday

By Aug 21, 2022, 09:29 PM IST (Published) Mini In July, the panel had summoned top executives of several tech companies to discuss their market behaviour following allegations of unfair market practices. Officials of Meta, Google, Amazon, Apple, Uber and Netflix will appear before a Parliamentary panel looking into anti-competitive practices in the digital space, … Read more

Anti-competitive practices: Apple, Google, Netflix, Amazon India executives to depose before Parliamentary panel on Tuesday : The Tribune India

PTI New Delhi, August 21 Top executives of the Indian arms of Apple, Google, Amazon, Netflix and Microsoft will on Tuesday depose before a parliamentary panel looking into anti-competitive practices in the digital space, the committee’s chairman Jayant Sinha said. The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance has been looking into various aspects of … Read more

UK parliamentary group calls for submissions in new crypto asset inquiry

The United Kingdom Crypto and Digital Assets All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) announced Thursday its upcoming inquiry on the country’s crypto and digital asset sector. The announcement included details of the group’s plans and how interested parties can participate.  According to the statement, the inquiry will highlight various areas of engagement with crypto and digital asset … Read more