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Mexico Welcomes New Auditor General
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Mexico Welcomes New Auditor General

The Chamber of Deputies of the United Mexican States appointed Mr. David Rogelio Colmenares-Páramo as Auditor General of Mexico for the years 2018-2026.Mr. Colmenares-Páramo earned his bachelor’s degree in economics from the National Autonomous University of Mexico and has held numerous public sector positions to include...

SAI UAE Contributes to INTOSAI Meetings, Signs MoU with SAI Hungary
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SAI UAE Contributes to INTOSAI Meetings, Signs MoU with SAI Hungary

A delegation from the United Arab Emirates’ State Audit Institution (SAI), chaired by H.E. Dr. Harib Saeed Al Amimi, SAI President and Chairman of the International Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (INTOSAI), participated in the annual INTOSAI Policy, Finance and Administration Committee (PFAC) meeting held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The meeting included...

SAI Guatemala Hosts OCCEFS General Assembly in Antigua
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SAI Guatemala Hosts OCCEFS General Assembly in Antigua

Delegates from the Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs) of Belize, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama and Puerto Rico, along with special guests from the National Audit Office of the Republic of China (Taiwan), met in Antigua, Guatemala, to attend the XLII Central American and Caribbean Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (OCCEFS) General Assembly this summer...

SAI Kuwait Participates in INTOSAI Commitees, Working Groups and UN HLPF
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SAI Kuwait Participates in INTOSAI Commitees, Working Groups and UN HLPF

Kuwait’s State Audit Bureau (SAB) participated in several meetings this summer, including the Working Group on Public Procurement Audit (WGPPA) in Serbia; 2018 Peer Review Conference in Slovakia; Working Group on Public Debt (WGPD) in India; and the Working Group on Environmental Auditing (WGEA) in Indonesia. The SAB also contributed to discussions...