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Government Debt

government debt

see NATIONAL DEBT.
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The Moroccan government debts have jumped by 8 percentage points of GDP, while corporate and household debts have increased by 7 and 5 percentage points of GDP respectively.
It added that to reduce government debt, countries may need to consider new approaches, such as more extensive asset sales, one time taxes on wealth, and more efficient debt restructuring programs.
China has acknowledged that it has no idea about local government debts.
Estimates of local government debt range from Standard Chartered's 15 per cent of the country's GDP at end-2012 to Credit Suisse's 36 per cent.
9 billion yuan ($84 billion) in misused funds involving local government debts.
China: Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao said government debt was "overall safe and controllable" and key projects would continue to receive funding to avoid "systemic risks", state media said Monday.
Fitch predicted that Taiwan--is government debts might expand to account for 55% of its GDP in 2010 and 57% in 2011, much higher than 2008's 43%.
Government debts at the end of 2001 totaled a record 582,455.
15 Kyodo East Asian countries' ballooning government debts are ominous signs for their recovering economies, a senior official at the World Bank said Monday.
Kaulkin pointed out that the coming expanded use of private collectors for government debts is "virtually a certainty.
Guo Shuqing, chairman of China Construction Bank (SHA: 601939), said that local government debts would not affect the banking industry to such an extent that it would need a bailout from the government.
Banka Slovenije said, 'Even though government debt is much lower than in other euro-region countries, its fast increase needs to be tackled.

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