TITLE

Slovenian PM seeks confidence vote as tax dispute simmers

PUB. DATE
April 2014
SOURCE
Regional Today;4/8/2014, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article informs that Slovenian Prime Minister Alenka Bratusek has said that she would call a confidence vote in parliament . She was forced to abolish a planned increase in value-added tax(VAT). Earlier the government leaders planned to raise the VAT to 24 percent from 22 percent to bring down the country's fiscal deficit. The government pumped 3.3 billion euros to state-owned banks. The country narrowly avoided an international bailout in December 2013.
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95511687

 

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