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  1. Protesters demanding action on climate change gather in Melbourne

    Australia government proposes new fund to meet emission reduction targets

    Australia's conservative government on Tuesday announced billions of dollars in funding to cut carbon emissions in a pre-election pitch to entice ...
  2. Military delegates leave the Great Hall of the People after a meeting ahead of National People&apos

    China says defence spending rise to be 'reasonable and appropriate'

  3. Spain's Treasury Minister Maria Jesus Montero and Spanish Parliament chairman Ana Pastor pose

    Spain earmarks more funds for Catalonia as PM seeks votes for budget

    The Spanish government aims to increase funding for Catalonia to 16.8 percent of total regional spending in 2019 from last year's 13.1 percent, ...
  4. New National Stadium construction works in Tokyo

    Olympics: Tokyo keeps budget at US$12.6 billion, more work needed

    The 2020 Summer Olympics budget remains unchanged at US$12.6 billion (9.9 billion pounds) after increases in some areas were offset by reductions ...
  5. European Union leaders summit in Brussels

    Italy PM Conte met Merkel on budget, plans meetings with other EU leaders

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte discussed on Friday Rome's 2019 draft budget, which the European ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: EU leaders summit

    Swedish political crisis deepens as opposition get its budget passed

    Sweden's political crisis deepened on Wednesday as parliament rejected the caretaker government's budget in favour of a tax-cutting one from the ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte at the G20 summit in Buenos Aires

    Italian PM upbeat on EU deal prospects ahead of budget votes

    The Italian parliament begins voting next week on the government's contested 2019 budget, with Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte optimistic that a ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: European Affairs Minister Savona holds a press conference at the Foreign Press Club in

    Italy EU affairs minister Savona may quit over budget standoff - newspaper

    Italy's EU Affairs Minister Paolo Savona is considering resigning over the government's decision to challenge European Union budget rules, daily ...
  9. Bill Morneau

    Canada goes deeper into debt to compete with Trump tax cuts

  10. French President Macron and German Chancellor Merkel speak to reporters ahead of their meeting in B

    Germany, France must break taboos to advance on European reforms - Macron

    French President Emmanuel Macron called on Sunday for Germany and France to dig deeper as allies in their bid to spearhead a more united Europe, ...