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  • Hungary Tells the IMF to Take a Hike
    After a breakdown in weekend talks over its deficit-cutting plans, Hungary says it will work with the EU but not the IMF going forward
  • European Gambit Aims to Ease GMO Rift
    To break an impasse over genetically-modified organisms, Brussels aims to give states more tools to ban them—affording itself more leeway for…
  • Europe May Rate Tourist Spots for Quality
    The European Commission is considering a program to award rankings to hotels, cultural venues, and activities, but the travel industry has a mixed reaction
  • Corporate Tax Rates Fall Again in Europe
    The European Union's statistical office says corporate tax rates in the EU fell to an average of 23.2% in 2010 as the tax burden continued shifting…
  • EU Delays Action on Carbon Tax
    A scheme to levy a Europe-wide tax on CO2 output from sectors not already part of the EU's emissions trading scheme has been delayed amid political…

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