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Iraq's economy hurt by IS war, low oil prices's family has seen Iraq's economy boom with oil wealth and bust through wars and the 2003 U.S.-led invasion...economy under dictator Saddam Hussein, buoyed by its oil wealth. Back then, 1 Iraqi dinar was worth $3. But the economy...
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Ex-cop, coastie accused of PFD fraud

...indicted last week for defrauding Alaska's Permanent Fund Dividend system, which distributes shares of the state's oil wealth to Alaska residents.Among them are a former Southeast Alaskan police officer and an Alaska-based U.S. Coast Guard...
Oil wealth dividends distributed to most Alaskans

ANCHORAGE - Most Alaskans will receive $1,884 checks Thursday as this year's share of the state's oil wealth that's distributed annually just for living here.The payout from the Alaska Permanent Fund this year is more than double the...
Saudi cables: Money links with media

...Saudi diplomatic correspondence published by the WikiLeaks group, backing long-held suspicions the kingdom uses its oil wealth to buy influence with media and research centers across the Muslim world.The leaked cables suggest an effort by the...
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Permanent Fund chief executive resigns

...employees and oversaw the fund's first direct investment in a private venture operation. The fund - the state's oil-wealth savings account - is best known for its yearly dividend payouts to most residents just for living in the state.In...
Most Alaskans get $900 in oil wealth checks

ANCHORAGE - Nearly every Alaska resident will receive $900 for their share of the state's oil wealth, a nice sum to be sure, but nowhere near the amount of the checks before the recession.The amount of each person's check...
Director: Bigger dividends likely in 2014

...ANCHORAGE - Alaskans could see a greater share of the state's oil wealth when dividends are distributed this year.Permanent Fund Dividend...900.The money comes from investment profits from the state's oil-wealth savings account.
Alaska Editorial: Setting aside donations for nonprofits and children is good use of dividend

...with the intent of safeguarding a portion of Alaska's oil wealth for the benefit of future generations. Under the amendment...benefit the state. Although Alaska's nonrenewable oil wealth would be depleted, revenue from the Permanent Fund's...
Repeal and replace the giveaway

...historic mistake with the signing of the governor's oil wealth giveaway - a much bigger mistake than the Seward grain...stop it from happening with our oil. The governor's oil wealth giveaway gives billions of dollars to the oil industry...
Effort to overturn oil tax reform is bad for Alaska

...anti-development instigators of the petition drive to overturn oil tax reform are gushing epithets:Paid hacks... oil wealth giveaway... harassment from industry shills... flagrant interference... voter intimidation... grease the...


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