For four days this week, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will travel to Cairo, Egypt; Dar es Salaam, Tanzania; and Pretoria and Johannesburg, South Africa for meetings with senior government officials and business leaders to discuss the state of the global economy and policies to promote regional growth and investment. In the U.S., regulators will continue to call on Wall Street to curb such errant behavior as the Libor scandal, foreign-exchange rate fixing, inadequate money-laundering controls and front-running.
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In Brussels, Belgium, leaders of the European Unions 28 members will meet on Thursday and Friday to discuss the EUs external affairs and the economy, as well as the blocs new climate and energy policy framework, including measures aimed at enhancing Europes energy security and climate change.
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