Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Lauded academy chain to be removed of schools after finances query

An academy chain accountable for 5 secondary schools that was praised by David Cameron and Michael Gove is to be stripped of all its schools, according to sources near the Department for Education (DfE) merchant collection agency .

The Perry Beeches academy trust is to have its 5 academies and complimentary schools in Birmingham turned over to a brand-new academy trust following a vital monetary investigation


Sunday, April 20, 2014

Chinese companies ink deals to invest into Czech finance, industry

Czech and Chinese business signed offers on Wednesday including the acquisition of a Czech-Slovak financial group and the creation of a 5 billion euro mutual fund, topping a state check out by Chinese President Xi Jinping.

The Czech presidential office stated investments in both directions might total 10.9 billion euros (8.6 billion pounds) by 2020, mainly by means of vehicles seeking to purchase the Czech economy.

Czech President Milos Zeman has pressed since his election in 2013 for closer ties with China and Russia rather than with European Union and NATO allies.


Friday, March 14, 2014

Ministry of Finance the loser in fight for dominance under Abe

The Ministry of Finance, an institution that has formed the views of Japanese lawmakers for generations, is waking to a new reality after three years of government under Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

There has actually been a perceptible shift of power in Tokyo far from the ministry and its insistence on greater taxes and restrained spending to the office of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, his Cabinet and a close circle of consultants.


Monday, March 10, 2014