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PETALING JAYA: The fiscal reform initiative is under way following the announcement that the Goods and Services Tax (GST) will be zero-rated from June 1, says the Finance Ministry.
LIMA (Reuters) - Incoming Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski has scratched his proposal to widen the fiscal deficit to 3 percent of gross domestic product after credit rating agencies expressed concern, his pick for finance minister Alfredo Thorne said on Friday.
PRAGUE (Reuters) - The Czech Republic's new centre-left government signalled a turn away from the euro-scepticism of the previous government on Wednesday, when it opened debate on joining the EU's fiscal compact and said it would give up an opt-out from a pact on human rights.
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's top finance ministry official said that plans announced in this week's budget to stick to a fiscal deficit target of 4.1 percent of GDP are "very credible", despite criticism from ratings agencies that the number is optimistic.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Wednesday that Japan must tackle drastic reform on both spending and tax revenues to achieve its aim of balancing the primary budget by the fiscal year ending in March 2021.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda pledged to quickly target fiscal reforms to rein in the country's huge debt as he took power on Friday, but -- in a nod to worries about tax hikes -- said he would be realistic about such measures.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Democratic-controlled U.S. House of Representatives approved a $410 billion bill on Wednesday to fund government operations through the end of fiscal 2009, despite Republican objections to additional spending.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Newly re-elected President Barack Obama offered on Friday to deal with Republicans to avert a looming U.S. fiscal calamity but insisted a tax increase for the very rich must be part of the bargain.
WASHINGTON: The White House on Friday tried to rescue stalled talks on a fiscal crisis after a Republican plan imploded in Congress, but there was little headway as lawmakers and President Barack Obama abandoned Washington for Christmas.