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Author: Asif A. Khan
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: dod, travel, system, congressional, testimony, defense, previous, business, transformation, status, actions, recommendations
Number of Pages: 18
Published: 2009-08
ISBN-10: 1437915175
ISBN-13: 9781437915174

In 1995, the DoD began an effort to implement a standard departmentwide travel system -- the Defense Travel System (DTS). This testimony focuses on the actions DoD has taken to: (1) implement previous recommendations regarding implementation of DTS and related travel policies; (2) phase out legacy travel systems and their associated costs; and (3) implement electronic travel voucher processing. To address these objectives, the auditor: (1) analyzed specific documentation, such as test documentation, travel policies, and budget data; and (2) interviewed appropriate DoD travel personnel. Charts

Author: Gregory D. Kutz
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: premium, travel, class, improper, abusive, governmentwide, control, internal, weaknesses
Number of Pages: 111
Published: 2008-03-01
ISBN-10: 1428988017
ISBN-13: 9781428988019

Previous auditing work on widespread improper premium class travel at the Dept. of Defense & the Dept. of State have led to concerns as to whether similar improper travel exists in the rest of the fed. govżt. The author was asked to: (1) determine the magnitude of premium class travel governmentwide & the extent such travel was improper; (2) identify internal control weaknesses that contributed to improper & abusive premium class travel; & (3) report on specific cases of improper & abusive premium class travel. Kutz analyzed bank data & performed statistical sampling to quantify the extent th

Author: Bjørn Christian Tørrissen
Publisher: One for the Road
Keywords: road, one
Number of Pages: 396
Published: 2008-11-10
ISBN-10: 1847994539
ISBN-13: 9781847994530

Building on experience from 60 countries worth of independent travel, the author takes you on three journeys to places you may never have considered visiting, although you probably should and you definitely could. Learn about a low-budget cruise to Antarctica, understand what the Trans-Siberian Railway really is like, enjoy the natural wonders of Southern Africa. The book is a fun read, but you will also learn about far-away destinations and about how to travel independently anywhere. It's not a travel guide or a travel journal, it's both!More details, including free downloads, available from

Author: Brad Olsen
Publisher: CCC Publishing
Keywords: manifesto, travel, global, stompers, world
Number of Pages: 290
Published: 2001-06-01
ISBN-10: 1888729058
ISBN-13: 9781888729054

Written to motivate and inspire young people in their quests to travel the world, this book introduces a new way of travelling -- freestyle travelling -- where all that's required is an adventurous spirit and an insatiable curiosity about the workings of the world. This global travel manifesto clears up misconceptions about travelling, candidly portrays travellers interacting in different cultures around the world, and encourages young people to get on world travel circuits to become aware of the immense changes happening around the planet. In addition to providing all the practical informatio

Author: Mark P. Sullivan
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: remittances, travel, restrictions, cuba
Number of Pages: 34
Published: 2011-05
ISBN-10: 1437980376
ISBN-13: 9781437980370

Restrictions on travel to Cuba have often been a contentious component in U.S. efforts to isolate Cubażs communist govżt. since the early 1960s. Under the George W. Bush Admin., restrictions on travel and on private remittances to Cuba were tightened. Under the Obama Admin., Congress took action in 2009 to ease some travel restrictions (TR) to Cuba. Contents of this report: Developments in 2010; Background to TR; Current Permissible Travel to Cuba; Current Restrictions on Remittances; Enforcement of Cuba TR; Arguments for Lifting Cuba TR; Arguments for Maintaining Cuba TR; Legislative Initia

Author: Hermann Noordung
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: motor, rocket, travel, space, problem
Number of Pages: 174
Published: 1995-03-01
ISBN-10: 0788118498
ISBN-13: 9780788118494

A translation from German of a 1929 treatise by the author. Deals with the problem of the space travel. Expresses ideas about rocketry and space travel. Extensive treatment of the engineering aspects of a space station. Extensive bibliography. 100 drawings.

Author: United States. General Accounting Office
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: travel, report, congressional, requesters, foreign, cost, dod, airlift, presidential, house
Number of Pages: 56
Published: 2000
ISBN-10: 1428972544
ISBN-13: 9781428972544
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