20th Oct 2016


Czech government approves EU fiscal pact

The new Czech centre-left government has agreed to adopt the EU's fiscal pact treaty, following a cabinet meeting on Monday. The treaty, which has now been adopted by every EU government apart from the UK, puts the bloc's limits on budget deficits and a government debt ceiling into national law.

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