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Ministers resist budget cuts

Cabinet ministers have largely resisted suggestions by the Council of Economic Ministers that their budgets be reduced to ease the danger that the state overshoot its end-year deficit target by some Sk26 billion. The cabinet is to discuss the proposal at its session on April 24.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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