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OECD welcomes MYEFO restraint, but urges GST increase

Gulf braces for tough times over oil price plunge

Bears, budgets, farmers top Congress to-do list

Japan back to trade deficit, $6.5 billion in July

What's next for markets? 3 experts weigh in

French workers, employers to pay more in pension reform

US government runs December surplus of $53.2B

Top French court approves 75% company tax on high salaries

How higher rates touch consumers, firms, investors

Compromise would restore lower college loan rates

Obama's budget plan limits his bargaining power

France follows IMF in slashing growth forecasts

OECD urges Italy to keep austerity as Rome balks

Senate panel approves massive farm bill

A primer on chained Consumer Price Index

EU seeks extra funding of $14 billion for 2013

Puerto Rico urges action amid bond rating drop

Mass. speaker seeks smaller tax hike than gov.

Q&A: Why Italian election has shaken investors

US growth in Q4 likely stronger on export gains

Analysis - Wary Argentines want debt deal as economic woes pile up

Critics: Sony still a Walkman in an iPad age

PM Tony Abbott rejects 'broken promise' claims

Australia to invest $77 billion in roads

Govt to proceed with Medibank sale

Obama's budget: Election-year themes to rally Dems

Shares buoyed by positive news on local economy

Big or small, spending-cut efforts hit roadblocks

US economy set to shrug off Wall Street worries about growth