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mint money

To earn a very large amount of money, especially by doing something very successfully. We'll be minting money if we can manage to secure a trading partner in China. I hear Sarah has minted money with sales from her latest novel.
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It is pertinent to mention here that PTI's MNA Hamid-ul-Haq Khalil who is also member of Standing Committee of National Assembly on Petroleum has raised voice in the meetings of the committee as well in the sessions of parliament various times against the direct involvement of the Prime Minister's family in the petroleum affairs that how the sons of PM are minting money by instructing their blue eyed officers for the illegal jobs.
He alleged that the Rabita Committee members used the mandate for minting money and achieving power and indulged in infighting.
There are many people and some NGOs that are minting money in our name,' said Mohammad Ashraf Wani, a pellet victim.
Senate elections have invariably been used to shower political favours and minting money.
Islamabad -- Due to shortage of gas in federal capital, the mafia who is selling LNG cylinders illegally is minting money with both hands.
This practice had created a lot of trouble for them, on the one hand, and more chances of minting money from the consumers by the corrupt officials, on the other.
He alleged that metro projects are good but Sharif brothers are minting money from them.
Gone are the days when it was all about minting money.
Gox client had sent in an email stating that the exchange was clearly operating with the intentions of minting money, neglecting the fact that their actions were costing huge setbacks in a lot of peoples' life, the report added.
DUBAI Parents allege many schools in Dubai are minting money by overbooking registrations and skimming fees off those who end up being rejected.
Soon the Greeks began minting money in disc shape, striking them with detailed high relief.
The point is that most of the New Domestic manufacturers have been minting money the last few years indicating that the automotive industry isn't a bad place to be if you have the right product and the right cost structure.
He said IB's main task was to help government eliminate terrorism and provide security to the citizens but its society was minting money.
MUZAFFARABAD -- The City Police Saturday conducted operation against fake saints and busted a gang of four including two women who were minting money from simple and ignorant people by befooling them to solve their day to day problems confronted to them while giving them amulets.
According to survey conducted by this scribe more than one hundred so-called NGOs were operating in the district and the office-bearers of these so-called social welfare organizations were minting money from the God-fearing people and were living luxurious lives without having their own means of livelihood.