Finance News:

Scotland finance secretary Derek Mackay promises budget backing
…Scotland's finance secretary says he will work to win approval for his draft… be introduced after the next election." Scottish Conservatives finance spokesman Murdo…


Huawei finance chief Meng Wanzhou arrested in Canada
…The daughter of the founder of Chinese telecoms giant Huawei has been arrested in Canada and faces extradition to the United States. Meng Wanzhou, Huawei's chief financial officer and deputy chair, was arrested in Vancouver on 1 December…


MSPs discuss draft budget
…The finance committee takes evidence on the draft budget. A statement on mental…


Cambridgeshire Mayor dismisses chief finance officer
…A finance officer has been sacked after a row over escalating costs, according… with Karl Fenlon, chief finance officer for the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined… chief finance officer appointed since the combined authority was set up in 2017. His…


DUP abstains on government Finance Bill votes
Finance Bill. The party also supported an amendment proposed by the Labour Party…. The debate on the Finance Bill is due to last throughout Monday evening and into Tuesday…, finance bills, money bills". Commenting on the DUP not voting with the government…


Nigeria's Finance Minister Zainab Ahmed: 'We need to talk about Nigeria's birth rate'
… of Finance Zainab Ahmed explained to the BBC’s Peter Okwoche how the country's economy…


Could student loans ruling mean the system is redesigned?
… for £1.7bn, the only impact in the public finances was that debt was reduced by £1.7bn…


China buys US soybeans for first time since trade war
… the two countries started in July. The country's finance ministry also confirmed…


1MDB: Malaysia charges Goldman Sachs and two bankers
… art, property, a private jet - and even to help finance the Wolf of Wall Street…


Student loan change adds £12bn to deficit
…A change in how student loans are recorded in the public finances will add… finances - allowing lending to rise to cover higher fees without any apparent increase… implications for the current review of university finance in England - which is considering…