Chile – not ready to stop worrying about inflation;

Nicaragua – CB head resigns in protest against Alba plans;

Singapore – derivatives regulations designed to attract business.

Other counties covered by this reports are BAHRAIN, BRAZIL, GREECE, ISRAEL, JAPAN, RUSSIA, UNITED KINGDOM and VENEZUELA

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