Embassies (61 - 64 of 64 items)
U.S. Overpays for Suez Canal Transits
ID-82-19: Published: Feb 10, 1982. Publicly Released: Feb 10, 1982.
Review of U.S. defense cooperation with Egypt has uncovered apparent inconsistencies in the tolls U.S. warships are being assessed by the Egyptian Government for transiting the Suez Canal. GAO initiated a review to examine these findings, to assess the magnitude of the overcharges, and to identify what steps can be taken to eliminate them.Since the U.S. Embassy in Cairo began retaining records of...
Review of Internal Control Over Cash Receipts and Disbursements at the U. S. Embassy in Dacca, Bangladesh
111691: Feb 29, 1980
A review of internal controls over cash receipts and disbursements at the U.S. Embassy in Dacca, Bangladesh revealed a problem regarding local national personal services contracting. An analysis of this contract disclosed that it had many elements of a personal services contract. State Department Posts do not have the authority to enter into this type of contract, and therefore, a question arose a...
Merchandise Control System at the U.S. Embassy in Taipei, Taiwan
FPCD-77-75: Published: Aug 26, 1977. Publicly Released: Aug 26, 1977.
The merchandise control system administered by the U.S. Embassy in Taipei, Taiwan, was designed to control the importation, use, and disposal of duty-free commodities such as personal vehicles, other personal property, and liquor by U.S. Embassy and attached agency personnel in Taiwan.The Embassy's management controls on vehicle and other personal property sales and on gifts and liquor sales need...