The government paid the company a subvention of f3935 monthly.
53 the emperor Claudius made a subvention of io million sesterces (I,087,50o).
But the Bagdad Railway Company' (the share capital of which is £600,000 half paid up), naturally anxious to earn the whole of the capitalized subvention, completed the construction of the entire 200 kilometres.
The local chief accepted this change on condition that he should retain his local authority, and receive a yearly subvention of 1000 until 1870.
In 1905 imports into Kaiser Wilhelms Land were valued at £33,316, and exports at £7702, and the estimated expenditure for1907-1908of £76,000 included an imperial subvention of £57,696.