• Belize – a debt restructuring agreement;
  • Egypt – hard currency will remain in short supply;
  • Turkey – France is trying to re-launch EU membership talks for Ankara;
  • Venezuela – trying to hold down inflation by force.

Other countries mentioned in this report are: Ecuador, Greece, India, Ireland, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tunisia and Venezuela

To read the full report click on this link:  Weekly Focus 2-14-13

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