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relating to finance, especially to tax relating to financial matters, especially in respect of governmental collection, use, and regulation of money through taxation

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  • Ahead of the Curve, July 2010: The UK’s Fiscal Gamble

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    With disparate fiscal positions globally, and few debt markets other than Japan’s able to enjoy almost guaranteed domestic sponsorship, a three-way split will emerge on deficit control. While the US, Japan, and possibly China try to loosen further, it’s Europe that’s pedaling hardest to get
    By Neil Williams

  • Pakistan

    QFINANCE Country Profiles

    Pakistan’s economic statistics generally cover the country’s fiscal year, which ends in June. The figures here refer to fiscal years unless otherwise stated.

  • Botswana

    QFINANCE Country Profiles

    Botswana has maintained one of the world’s highest economic growth rates since independence, although growth slowed to about 5% annually in 2006 to 2008. Through fiscal discipline and sound management, Botswana has transformed itself from one of the poorest countries in the world to a middle income country, with a per capita GDP of nearly US$15,800 in 2008

  • Canada

    QFINANCE Country Profiles

    The government has adopted a looser fiscal policy to offset the impact of the global economic downturn. Thus, in the budget for 2009, Canada’s Minister of Finance, James Flaherty, announced a stimulus package in line with the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) recommendation that developed


Definitions of ’fiscal’ and meaning of ’fiscal’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’fiscal’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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