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The RBI has unearthed in its review that gold loan firms disobey the rules, for example, the amount of loan that they can provide against a certain quantity of gold.
We need only to provide against going to extremes as to the time spent on them or the amount played for.
The Civil Defence measures the emergency response our firefighting stations provide against targets and our performance is scrutinised by the government," he said.
Kuwait's laws provide against any discriminatory practices against women
2 million) were taken at the full year to provide against the reduction in value of Investment Dar's investments.
The provisions taken reflect the bank's conservative assumptions for valuation approach to respond to the adverse global market conditions, and to prudently provide against such investments,' the bank said in a statement.
The provisions taken reflects the bank conservative assumptions for valuation approach to respond to the adverse global market conditions, and to prudently provide against such investments," he said.
Powell started his speech by saying: "The supreme function of statesmanship is to provide against preventable evils".
new management team to provide against a significant portion of the Impact
We have stressed that it is vital, when calculating the levy, that the PPF takes into account the additional forms of security which companies are able to provide against their pension-scheme liabilities.
I would strongly urge all young people to take advantage of this opportunity to ensure that they have the lifelong protection that two doses of MMR will provide against measles, mumps and rubella.
In particular we have decided to fully provide against a debtor in our joint venture company, Astro Knights, of pounds 510,000 which is as a result of a delay in the production of its animation,' he added.