- The PM said the court’s rejection of planned austerity measures posed a serious risk to Lisbon’s ability to comply with the adjustment programme and its effort to regain access to international bond markets by a September deadline.
- However the European Commission said it trusts that the Portuguese Government will swiftly identify the measures necessary to adapt the 2013 budget in a way that respects the revised fiscal target as requested by the Portuguese Government and supported by the Troika in the 7th review of the programme.
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