UK preparing for budget but date and parameters unconfirmed

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s government has yet to confirm that a March 11 budget will go ahead on time nor whether it will adhere to existing fiscal rules, with a spokesman on Friday only willing to say that preparations for a budget were continuing.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson was forced to appoint a new finance minister on Thursday when the incumbent Sajid Javid resigned after rejecting a plan to replace his team of advisers.

In his place, Johnson appointed the...
source: Reuters

2020-02-14 17:11
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