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EU to extend Ireland deficit cut deadline to 2014

November 10, 2009

DUBLIN, Nov 10 (Reuters) – The European Union is set to give Ireland a one-year extension until 2014 to reduce its budget deficit to the EU’s 3 percent of gross domestic product limit, Irish media and a governing party official said on Tuesday.

India looks to state stake sales, more reforms for growth

August 4, 2009

NEW DELHI, Aug 4 (Reuters) – India will continue economic reforms to regain a higher growth trajectory of at least 9 percent and encourage state-run firms to sell stakes through public offerings, the finance minister said.

UK bank supervision reform prolongs muddle -parliament panel

July 31, 2009

By Huw Jones
LONDON, July 31 (Reuters) – British government plans to revamp banking supervision fail to end a muddle over who is in charge and reform of the country’s top market watchdog falls short of what’s needed, a group of UK lawmakers said on Friday. (more…)