Two day workshop for Ministry of Finance Officers

first_imgFacebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsApp Bishop says peace & prosperity is everybody’s responsibility at Law Enforcers Church Service Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsAppProvidenciales, 23 Feb 2015 – Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee, Opposition Leader Sharlene Robinson said for the first time the PAC will host a workshop to enhance reporting on the country’s finances by officers in the Ministry of Finance. The opening this morning will be carried on National Radio and among the topics over the two days are: The Importance of Good Governance; The Role Of Accounting Officers; The Roles of the National Audit Office, Public Accounts Committee, Internal Audit Department and the Audit Committee; PAC Hearings; How To Prepare for PAC Hearings; The Role of Parliament in Financial Oversight and Curbing Corruption. There will be a period for Feedback and Questions. The workshop will conclude with a mock hearing. This Public Accounts Committee workshop is funded by the Governor’s Office. Recommended for you Jitney row on social media elicits warning from PDM Leader Related Items:ministry of finance, public accounts committee, sharlene robinson, workshop PDM sends Commissioner another message: Bring GT Police Officers backlast_img read more

RBU taking measures to make students fit for job market

first_imgKolkata: The Rabindra Bharati University (RBU) is taking a slew of measures to make its students fit for the job market. Efforts for creating a repertoire of music and compulsory internship for the students are on the priority list of the university in the days to come.”We have already introduced drama repertoire some years back. Now, we are going to do the same with music,” Sabyasachi Basu Ray Chaudhury, Vice-Chancellor of RBU said.”A group of students will be selected by an expert panel and they will be trained in a music studio environment so that they have a real life experience. We have done the same in drama and performances of students have been widely appreciated,” a senior RBU official said. Also Read – Heavy rain hits traffic, flightsThe university is also mulling with the idea of making arrangements to sell the best art work, architecture and sculpture done by the students of the varsity online. Talking about placement, the V-C said in pass outs in visual arts from RBU has been hired by leading IT companies across the state.”Now, we are working upon arranging internship of our students in the post graduate-level in subjects like Economics and Political Science. For example, in Economics, we are planning to approach banks, stock exchange etc for allowing tour students to do internship. They will also award a certificate to the students as an acknowledgment for their work. This will not only arouse interest among students but also increase their chance of employability as they will be having real work experience,” Basu Ray Chaudhury said. Also Read – Speeding Jaguar crashes into Merc, 2 B’deshi bystanders killedThe V-C announced May 8 as the date for the 43rd convocation. The Guest in Chief for the event will be Prof Furqan Qamar, Secretary General Association of Indian Universities who will be delivering the convocation address. Ninety five scholars will be awarded Phd Degree and ninety nine scholars will be receiving MPhil degree.”We had planned to offer D.Litt to Amitabh Bachchan and had contacted him in this regard. Just a few days back, he intimidated us that he will not be able to attend because of his occupancy with a film shooting,” the V-C said.last_img read more

What Googles New Stance on Copyright Infringement Means to Your Business

first_img Related: Google Testing New Search Feature for Gmail UsersThe Google Transparency Report showcases all requests Google receives to remove copyright-infringing content from its search index. According to the report, the search giant has logged over 4.6 million such requests in just the last 30 days alone. That’s more than the total number of requests Google received in all of 2009.Related: What Google’s Panda and Penguin Updates Mean for the Future of SEOWhile the majority of take down requests come from entertainment industry businesses, anyone is free to file such a claim. Which is why you and your website management team need to remain vigilant about what appears on your site.First, if your website hosts pirated content, remove it immediately. Even if you think your site is free of copyright-infringing content, it’s a good idea to audit the entire site.Next, If your business allows users to upload content to its website, craft Terms & Conditions for your site that state that by uploading content, the user agrees that what they are posting doesn’t infringement on a copyright. Then, make sure to include a process that blocks users from posting content to the site until they have agreed to the Terms & Conditions.Finally, if you work with an outside company to manage your website’s SEO, make sure they aren’t filing erroneous claims against competitors on your behalf, in order to bump the competition down in search results. Those sort of “black hat” tactics will draw Goggle’s attention, and harm your company in the end.  Related: Make Sure Your SEO is Wearing a White Hat min read August 16, 2012 This hands-on workshop will give you the tools to authentically connect with an increasingly skeptical online audience. Free Workshop | August 28: Get Better Engagement and Build Trust With Customers Nowcenter_img Enroll Now for Free Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Google currently accounts for over 66 percent of all online searches in the U.S. With this kind of market prominence, business owners should keep an eye on the slew of recent changes that Google has made to its search algorithm, especially one that may have serious implications for business search results.Google is now taking into account the number of valid copyright removal notices it receives for a website. Sites receiving removal notices because they contain copyright-infringing content may now appear lower in search result pages, or worse, may be removed from Google’s index altogether.Copyright removal notices are typically filed when a rights holder believes their content (photos, videos, illustrations, articles, audio files, etc.) has been used without their permission. So, a photo posted on your company’s blog that you lifted without permission from a Google Images search is likely to damage your search results.last_img read more