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Sabry appointed as Sri Lanka's finance minister – Reuters.com

COLOMBO, April 4 (Reuters) – Sri Lanka’s president appointed Ali Sabry as the country’s finance minister on Monday as a new team of ministers took office after protests flared in the wake of a worsening economic crisis, the president’s office said. President Gotabaya Rajapaksa appointed his younger brother, Basil Rajapaksa, as finance minister in July …

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Mexican economy seen growing 3.4% in 2022, says finance ministry – Reuters

April 1 (Reuters) – Mexico’s government forecast economic growth of 3.4% for 2022, far below what the nation’s President was aiming for, a finance ministry document showed on Friday, as Latin America’s second-largest economy claws back losses from the COVID-19 pandemic. The ministry said in a published budget document that it expects the economy to …

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India to continue oil purchases from Russia – finance minister – Reuters

India’s Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman attends a joint news conference with U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin in New Delhi, India, November 1, 2019. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW DELHI, April 1 (Reuters) – India’s finance minister on Friday said New Delhi would continue to purchase crude from Russia …

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Russia steps up economic retaliation with Eurobond rouble buyback offer – Reuters.com

A Russian rouble banknote is seen in front of a descending and rising stock graph in this illustration taken March 1, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Eurobond rouble payment offer revives default fears Moscow does not say if bondholders must take roubles Russia has already demanded gas payments …

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EY Brexit tracker finds 7000 finance jobs have left London for EU – Reuters UK

A general view of London showing Tower Bridge, The Shard, London City Hall, The Fenchurch Building, also known as The Walkie Talkie, The Tower Of London, St. Paul’s Cathedral, in London, Britain, March 23, 2022. Picture taken with a drone. REUTERS/Yann Tessier Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, March 29 (Reuters) …

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Russian finance ministry halts forex, gold purchases for 2022 – Reuters

A picture illustration of U.S. dollar, Swiss Franc, British pound and Euro bank notes, taken in Warsaw January 26, 2011. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MOSCOW, March 3 (Reuters) – Russia’s finance ministry said on Thursday that it was halting purchases of foreign currency and gold for this …

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Column: Europe's financial toll in winning an economic war – Reuters

Arrangement of various world currencies including Chinese Yuan, Japanese Yen, US Dollar, Euro, British Pound, Swiss Franc and Russian Rouble pictured in Warsaw January 26, 2011. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel (POLAND – Tags: BUSINESS) Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, March 25 (Reuters) – The hit to Europe from an economic war with …

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EXCLUSIVE Dutch bank ING ends financing for new oil and gas projects – Reuters.com

The logo of ING bank is pictured at the entrance of the group’s main office in Brussels, Belgium September 5, 2017. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register IEA calls to end funding for new fossil fuel projects ING’s move puts pressure on other global players to act Dutch bank will …

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EXCLUSIVE Petroperu to miss deadline for financial audit, seeks bondholder reprieve – Reuters.com

The headquarters of Petroleos del Peru (Petroperu), a state company dedicated to the refining, distribution and marketing of fuels, is seen at the district of San Isidro in Lima, Peru, May 4, 2017. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LIMA, March 22 (Reuters) – Peru’s embattled state-owned oil firm Petroperu …

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German fiscal policy to stave off stagflation, finance minister says – Reuters.com

Says govt will apply fiscal tools to avoid stagflation Says can’t rely on ECB to drive growth Need self-sustaining growth and to lead state out of debt BERLIN, March 22 (Reuters) – The German government will tailor its public spending plans to avoid stagflation in Europe’s biggest economy and keep at bay the risk of …

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