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* Proceeds from privatisations remain well below target (Recasts, adds quotes)
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Reuters  Mar 16  Comment 
BHP Billiton has positioned its South32 spin-off for future growth, tipping in much less debt than expected to the new company made up of BHP's unloved assets when it lists in...
Japan Today  Mar 16  Comment 
Foreign holdings of U.S. Treasury securities rose to a record level in January despite a cutback by investors in China, the largest foreign owner of Treasury debt. The Treasury Department said Monday that foreign holdings increased 1% to $6.22...
Yahoo  Mar 16  Comment 
The U.S. government has officially hit its debt ceiling. Beginning today, the Treasury Department is taking “extraordinary measures” to keep the government from defaulting on its debt which now exceeds $18 trillion.
MarketWatch  Mar 16  Comment 
U.S. government debt hits the legal limit on Monday
Forbes  Mar 16  Comment 
This is how I reviewed an actual initial financial aid offer from a large, public university.
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