n (plural -ries)
- 1 1.1 (public, communal funds) erario (m), tesoro (m)More example sentences1.2the Treasury o the treasury el fisco, la hacienda pública, el tesoro (público) Department of the Treasury (in (United States/los Estados Unidos) ) Departamento (m) del Tesoro (de los Estados Unidos), ministerio (m) de Hacienda (before noun/delante del nombre) the Treasury Bench (in UK Parliament) los escaños de los miembros del Gobierno Treasury bill letra (feminine) del Tesoro treasury bond bono (masculine) del Tesoro (a largo plazo) treasury note pagaré (masculine) del Tesoro Treasury Secretary (in (United States/los Estados Unidos) ) Secretario (m) del Tesoro (de los Estados Unidos), ministro (m) de Hacienda treasury stock (in (United States/los Estados Unidos) ) autocartera (feminine) (in (United Kingdom/el Reino Unido) ) bonos (masculine plural) del estado
- Derivatives are commonly packaged as ‘bond-like’ instruments and sold to the knuckleheads that manage things like pension funds and the treasuries of state and local governments.
- At the same time, the central government was engaged in privatizing moribund state firms and assets, which supplemented the treasury's revenue intake.
- He adds that it is necessary because, after he raised the corporate tax in the 1990s, funds to the treasury actually fell, as companies used loopholes to avoid taxes.
- 2 (anthology) antología (feminine) she's a treasury of local anecdotes se sabe montones de anécdotas del lugarMore example sentences
- As its publicity rightly says, ‘Kate's Kitchen’ is a ‘veritable treasury of gourmet delights’.
- Some new translations and commentaries of ancient writings are veritable treasuries of ancient popular beliefs.
- It's a veritable Winnie museum, a treasury of one woman's conceit of herself as the peppery, tartan Boadicea of truth, justice and parliamentary sub-committees.
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Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.