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Passing the budget in second attempt

For a government consisting of partners in double-digit and forced to deal with a no nonsense IMF, the passing of the budget in second attempt is commendable. There are some improvements. Thanks to the IMF, the poor and the not-so-poor have been targeted for subsidies in these days of hardship. Again, thanks to the IMF, the regressive attempt to provide relief to every individual paying income tax has been reversed and a progressively rising burden introduced.  [...]