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Japan’s Kan Says Huge Public Debt Unsustainable

Friday, October 1st, 2010

Japan’s prime minister warned on Friday that the country’s fiscal situation was unsustainable given its huge public debt, and called for multiparty tax reform talks as he struggles with a fragile economy and a divided parliament.

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Japan’s Kan Says Huge Public Debt Unsustainable

China Says Exports Outlook ‘Grim’ on Europe Demand

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010

China sounded a gloomy note on Tuesday about its export prospects, warning in particular that belt-tightening by deeply indebted European Union governments would dampen demand for the country’s goods.

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China Says Exports Outlook ‘Grim’ on Europe Demand

Greek Unions Hold New General Strike Against Cuts

Thursday, May 20th, 2010

Unions plan to protest the painful austerity measures of Greece’s cash-strapped government by holding a general strike Thursday that will close much of the country’s public sector and shut down public transport.

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Greek Unions Hold New General Strike Against Cuts