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government website



Government Assessment of the Syrian Government's Use of …
Skip to main content | Skip to footer site map … The United States Government assesses with high confidence that the Syrian government carried out a chemical weapons attack in the Damascus suburbs on August 21, 2013.(more)



DOST-ICTO: Hacked government websites highlight need for secure …
From the Department of Science and Technology – Information and Communications Technology Office. The hacking of at least thirty government websites of supposedly local hacker groups sympathetic to today's pork barrel …(more)



Government launches pro-competition telecom website aimed at …
A major union is calling on the Harper government to set up a Crown corporation that would be the country's fourth major wireless carrier called “Canada Wireless” to potentially keep U.S. giant telecom Verizon from coming …(more)


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student loans



Student Loan Forgiveness Program Available To Millions Who Aren't …
WASHINGTON — More than 33 million workers qualify to have their student loans forgiven because they work in schools, hospitals or city halls, but too few take advantage of the options because the programs are overly …(more)



Parents face the student loan double whammy – CNBC.com
Parents are struggling to pay off student loans even as their children take on new debts to pay for their own schooling.(more)



Obama Announces Plan to Forgive All Student Loans – The Daily …
p051913ps-0466 President Obama announced a plan today to forgive 100 percent of all federal student loans in the country. In a speech in Scranton, PA the president told an assembled crowd that it was unfair to hold college …(more)


government website



DOST-ICTO: Hacked government websites highlight need for secure …
From the Department of Science and Technology – Information and Communications Technology Office. The hacking of at least thirty government websites of supposedly local hacker groups sympathetic to today's pork barrel …(more)



Government Assessment of the Syrian Government's Use of …
The United States Government assesses with high confidence that the Syrian government carried out a chemical weapons attack in the Damascus suburbs on August 21, 2013. We further assess that the regime used a nerve …(more)



Lavabit email service abruptly shut down citing government …
The founder of Lavabait, Ladar Levison, wrote on the company's website: "I have been forced to make a difficult decision: to become complicit in crimes against the American people or walk away from nearly ten years of hard …(more)


financing



Informal or formal financing: First evidence on co-funding of Chinese …
Non-bank financing originating in the shadow banking system has increasingly become an issue for policymakers. This column argues that informal financing has, in fact, been an essential element of corporate performance in …(more)



What Do Efficiency Pros Want? Financing. What Do They Lack …
Third-party financing has stimulated a boom in U.S. solar. But it's still a major constraint in efficiency.(more)



Protect Yourself From Yo-Yo Financing – AOL Autos
When dealers allow cars to roll off lots when financing isn't complete, customers can be on the hook for hundreds in extra fees or have their cars taken back if loans don't come through.(more)


student grants



Denmark : 'It is possible to protect our student grants from EU …
Basing its conclusions on the principle of the free movement of citizens in the EU, the court judged that Germany cannot tie eligibility for student grants to the condition of three years of uninterrupted residency in the Federal …(more)



There's still time to apply for the International Student Grant 2013 …
This autumn the University of Helsinki is giving about 50 start-up grants to our international degree students. The International Student Grant, or ISG as we say, is meant for students who are accepted to study in one of the …(more)



Conflict & Development At Texas A&M Announces Student …
The H.G. Buffett Foundation Chair on Conflict and Development at Texas A&M University is now accepting proposals for the 2013 Student Media Grants Program. The grants program is an annual photojournalism grant&nb(more)


bond fund



Chart of the day, bond-fund edition | Felix Salmon – Reuters
Even if your rate forecast is exactly right, there's still a good chance that your decision to dump your bond funds might turn out to be a mistake.(more)



Bond funds see biggest ouflow in eight weeks: ICI – MarketWatch
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — The exodus from bond funds accelerated last week as investors withdrew a net $11.15 billion from fixed-income mutual funds, the biggest outflow in eight weeks, according to Investment …(more)



Proof the Bond Bull is Over: PIMCO Selling Hedge Funds | The Big …
If you have been seeking unequivocal proof that the 30 year bull market for bonds is over, look no further than this WSJ headline: Bond-King Pimco Plans to Push.(more)


pell grants



Lawmakers Seek to Boost Pell Grant Funding – Frugal Dad
“Our amendment would make sure that the additional profits from this student loan deal go to making college more affordable by bolstering Pell grants. It's a basic American value that our students should get the best education …(more)



Gauging some Pell grants to be eligible stage at Get You And Get
Gauging some Pell grants to be eligible stage. A federal grant is analysis strategy that emerges to help younger generation pay off college and university. It's not so much a education loan, And as well, instead it is just cash by …(more)



How Colleges Abuse Pell Grants – The Washington Monthly
A paper out by the New America Foundation today argues that despite Pell grants from the federal government for low-income students, and widespread institutional assurances that they attempt to keep college affordable for …(more)