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Use of SPP proceeds still undecided

The Finance Ministry and the central bank cannot agree on whether Sk50 billion ($1.05 billion) in proceeds from the sale of a stake in gas utility should be used to pay down domestic debt, as the ministry prefers, or foreign loans.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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