BRASILIA Nov 27 (Reuters) - Brazil's incoming finance minister Joaquim Levy vowed to cut spending and clean up the country's finances on Thursday, aiming to rebuild trust with investors after years of weak growth and erratic economic policies.
Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the European Commission, at a news conference at the Group of 20 summit in Brisbane, Australia, this month.
New Delhi: After months-long deadlock, the World Trade Organisation approved a framework for a global pact to ease customs norms after accepting India's demand to remove constraints on food stockpiling.
Germany's unemployment rate has hit a record low, but slower inflation has raised concerns over deflation. The Federal Statistical Office revised October's unemployment number from 6.7% to 6.6%, November's figure was also 6.6%.
A top European Central Bank official has insisted policy makers must do all they can to boost weak eurozone inflation, in spite of warnings that any extension to the ECB's bond-buying spree could increase risks for the bloc's financial system.