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LONDON (Reuters) - The British government said on Wednesday it would commit to NATO's defence spending pledge of two percent of GDP for the next five years, a decision which will help ease U.S. fears about their future ability to rely on a close military ally.
MUMBAI: The Reserve Bank of India surprised markets with a 25 basis point cut in interest rates on Thursday and signalled it could do more, amid signs of slowing inflation and what it said was a government commitment to contain the fiscal deficit.
LONDON: British finance minister George Osborne said he would make it cheaper for families to travel by scrapping an air travel tax charged for children, prompting airlines to call on him to go further and also abolish the levy in its entirety.
PARIS (Reuters) - France laid down the gauntlet to EU partners on Wednesday with a 2015 budget setting out how it would bring its borrowing back to within EU limits two years later than promised, a retreat it blamed on a fragile economy.
LONDON: British finance minister George Osborne presented his annual budget statement to parliament on Wednesday. Following are highlights from his speech:
SINGAPORE: The Singapore government is expected to record an overall surplus of S$3.9bil for financial year 2013, higher than the surplus of S$2.4bil budgeted a year ago.