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Israel's Budget Deficit Widens Abruptly in October

But treasury says it still expects to beat projections for the year, points to higher tax revenues and decreased spending.

The trend toward a shrinking budget deficit came to an abrupt halt last month when the government overspent by NIS 4.6 billion, the...