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MOF

(1) (Managed Object Format) An ASCII file that contains the formal definition of a CIM schema. See CIM.

(2) (Meta Object Facility) An object model from the Object Management Group (OMG) for defining meta-data in a distributed CORBA environment. Its four levels define the meta-meta model, meta model, model and instance data. See CORBA and OMG.
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The MOF raises funds to support programs for kids and adults with life-threatening illnesses and disabilities.
Sami Humaid, the Director of Foreign Economic Relations said that, "Bahrain has 30 signed tax treaties which require MOF to deal with: Certificates of Residence (CORs) which allow Bahrain residents to claim tax treaty benefits; Mutual Agreement Procedures (MAPs) which allow tax authorities to settle disputes concerning the treaties; and Requests for Exchange of Information for tax purposes (EOI Requests), all of which are handled by the Foreign Economic Relations Directorate, the directorate within MOF designated by Shaikh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, the Minister of Finance, to deal with competent tax authority issues".
The MOF will buy back 250 billion yen worth of such bonds in fiscal 2002, which begins next April, and 1 trillion yen each in the following five years.
interest rates to dampen inflationary fears, a larger-than-expected climb in the rates would prompt dollar-buying, the MOF officials said.
Note to editors: MDA, Model Driven Architecture, OMG Logo, UML and CORBA are registered trademarks, and OMG, Object Management Group, MOF, MDA Logos, Unified Modeling Language and UML logo are trademarks, of Object Management Group.
Yeh Man-tsu, chief statistician of the MOF, noted that although resumption of positive growth for exports in September meets expectation but the double-digit growth surprised him.
The MOF Foundation exam is aimed at professionals who contribute to the operations of IT services and wish to expand their knowledge of IT Service Management with a more specific approach to operations management.
The MOF said it will submit the bill to the Diet on Tuesday in the hope that it will take effect April 1.
The four named by 16 legislators of the main opposition Democratic Party of Japan (DPJ) are former MOF Banking Bureau chief Kimio Yamaguchi, Sei Nakai, MOF councillor for the bureau, former NCB Chairman Hiroshi Kubota and former NCB President Shigeoki Togo.
jointly filed an appeal to MOF for imposing a punitive duty of 14%, 51%, 11% and 31% on imports of coated paper from China, Japan, Korea and Finland, respectively.
The MOF is also considering requiring CPAs to be reregistered by the Japanese Institute of Certified Public Accountants every few years, it said.
In 1998, the Ministry of Finance (MOF) surrendered the top spot to the Posts and Telecommunications Ministry for the first time in 33 years, apparently due to a series of bribery scandals involving MOF officials.