Media buyers are pushing for more regular audits, saying the current half-yearly audits are too infrequent.
This was part of a half-yearly exercise to assess the level of preparedness of the agencies concerned in meeting an oil spill.
There is a £10 half-yearly account maintenance charge.
Many of them were residents who paid by half-yearly instalments, who were told for some reason that their monthly instalments were in arrears.
A spokesman of the Finance Department said the loan would have an interest rate of 6.35 per cent per annum to be paid half-yearly on January 30 and July 30 each year.
Shareholders will be paid a full-year dividend of 36 to 40 cents, or a half-yearly dividend of 27 cents.
Interest would be paid half-yearly on January 30 and July 30, each year.
But he had actually paid in half-yearly instalments and handed over the first £660 in May, with the second payment not due until next month.
I've had a look at the Northern Territory Treasury's half-yearly review of the fiscal situation, and I've uncovered from that, that there's three major policy initiatives since the last budget.
In its half-yearly regional update, the World Bank said average growth in the East Asia region will fall to 4.6% in 2001 from 7.3% last year.