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English translation: slow in producing final figures

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English term or phrase:slow in closing
English translation:slow in producing final figures
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11:28 Mar 11, 2008
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Bus/Financial - Finance (general)
English term or phrase: slow in closing
Please tell me what does mean slow in closing?
Quality of Statistics. During our interviews, we heard many concerns raised about the reliability of statistics in Egypt. Some of these concerns were based on well-documented inadequacies: the fiscal statistics from the Ministry of Finance are not complete (because of numerous extra budgetary items) and are slow in closing;
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slow in producing final figures
Explanation:
I think this simply means that the Ministry of Finance are slow in producing finalised stats as they take their time adding on all the extra budgetary items, i. e. they are slow in closing their budget.
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Natalia Koltsova
Russian Federation
Local time: 18:00
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3 +4slow in producing final figures
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43 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +4
slow in producing final figures


Explanation:
I think this simply means that the Ministry of Finance are slow in producing finalised stats as they take their time adding on all the extra budgetary items, i. e. they are slow in closing their budget.

Natalia Koltsova
Russian Federation
Local time: 18:00
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Native speaker of: Russian
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
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Mar 11, 2008 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
FieldOther » Bus/Financial
Mar 11, 2008 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
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