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spending resources lavishly and wastefully

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BEIRUT: A judge dismissed accusations made against the head of state-owned telecoms company Ogero, Imad Kreidieh, following a court session Monday to hear claims that included squandering public funds.
Ioannou claimed that her law firm had advised Christofides against purchasing new software licences in specific instances, "explicitly arguing that the university was under no obligation to purchase them, and that this would expose the university to charges of squandering public money".
In an official statement published by state-media, the governorate said that the authority opened investigations into a case involving Abdel Hamid, based on a complaint accusing him of squandering public funds while working at the Egyptian Aviation Services company, affiliated with the Civil Aviation Ministry.
He said in a press conference today : "al-Maliki responsible for squandering $ 27 billion during his tenure as prime minister for two consecutive terms in addition to the period of caretaker government.
CAIRO, June 14 (KUNA) -- The Egyptian Cassation Court on Sunday delivered a final acquittal verdict for Hosni Mubarak-era housing minister Ahmad Al-Maghrabi and several other defendants who were accused of squandering public money and corruption.
Bapco and Alba have both been named in a probe investigating the alleged squandering of public money in Bahrain.
Defending champions Bo'ness dominated for long spells but were guilty of squandering chances.
The bloc will also announce practical steps to confront the massive corruption and squandering of public money stated in the report.
But along comes some Lotto winner who's only ever had an old banger and bags a Ferrari, or begins to spend, spend, spend, and THAT chums is squandering.
Summary: FUJAIRAH - The Fujairah Court of First Instance has summoned an Arab manager of a company operating in Fujairah for giving testimony in a case in which he is accused of squandering close to Dh81 million.
Summary: The Giza Criminal Court on Thursday sentenced former Prime Minister Atef Ebeid and former Agriculture Minister Youssef Wali to 10 years in prison for selling the protected nature reserve of Bayadeya Island in Luxor, thereby squandering more than LE700 million of public funds.
The government performance will undergo major changes, regarding auditing and control procedures, to track down and combat squandering of public money,' HRH the Premier said in a statement following the Cabinet meeting.
Arrest warrants were issued against 455 persons on charges of embezzlement, 132 on bribery, 2008 on counterfeit, 207 on premeditated squandering of public funds and 382 on squandering of public funds with dereliction," Ghazali added.
Al Ain and Bani Yas were joint in third place before the match with 17 points each but Bani Yas played their worst match this season and surrendered completely to their opponents specially in midfield while their defenders committed fatal individual and organisational mistakes which made it easier for the Al Ain's strikers to score six goals while squandering as many, thanks mainly to the woodwork and lack of concentration specially from Brazilian striker Emerson who scored twice from the penalty spot while squandering three chances from one against one situations while the upleft denied him another goal.
SIR - Regarding the new brand logo for S4C, I agree wholeheartedly with the opinion expressed by Lyn Ebenezer in the Western Mail (January 15) and thank goodness that at least one media personality has had the guts to express his opinion on this obscene squandering of the taxpayer's hard-earned money.