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allowance

Brit Education a salary supplement given to a teacher who is appointed to undertake extra duties and responsibilities

Allowance

 

a discount from the agreed price, applicable when goods received are of poor quality. Stipulations for such an allowance are common in international trade.

allowance

[ə′lau̇·əns]
(design engineering)
An intentional difference in sizes of two mating parts, allowing clearance usually for a film of oil, for running or sliding fits.

allowance

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The order states, "It is felt that some allowances to the officials and employees of the Uttar Pradesh government, disbursed from time to time, have lost their relevance now.
Guyo also blamed the officials of the County Assembly Forum for not demanding the allowance.
It also mentioned that additionally, Adhoc relief Allowance 2018 and increase in House rent Allowance at 60 percent in year 2018 had also been paid to employees working in RO scales but approval from the Policy Board is not available on record.
The summary to the finance department has proposed that grade 17 doctors would get 75 percent increase of their initial basic pay, 75 percent professional heath allowance, 75 percent non-practicing allowance and 57 percent increase in teaching allowances.
It is worth mentioning here that entire scheduled and unscheduled employees have been given incentive allowance from 2013.
Every councillor in St Helens will receive a basic allowance of PS8,094, the lowest in the Liverpool City Region.
The new "night" allowance, which has been backdated to last month, comes hot on the heels of the storm caused by the lawmakers' move to claim Sh250,000 per month in house allowance backdated to October last year, at the taxpayer's expense.The "night" allowance will likely trigger a major furore from ordinary Kenyans already burdened by the high cost of living occasioned by the tough economic times.
Meanwhile, another step of increasing payment of allowance for tri forces officers and members of other ranks is implemented from today (July 01).
Marriage Allowance Married couples and those in civil partnerships can transfer up to PS1,250 of personal allowance (10% of the PS12,500 personal allowance for 2019/20) to their partner for 2019/20 this is sometimes referred to as the Marriage Tax Allowance.
The government currently provides a monthly allowance of Tk 10,000 to each of the country's 2,00,000 FFs for their contribution to the country's War of Liberation in 1971.
'We recommended that management immediately stop the payment of dietary supplement allowance; and henceforth, refrain from paying any form of allowances unless legally authorized,' the audit body said.
The allowance was earlier approved by Chief Minister Usman Buzdar.

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