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Portugal passes final IMF-EU audit

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Portugal has won approval from IMF-EU auditors in their final audit of the country's bailout programme, the government said on Friday in a major step towards standing alone on financial markets.

"The twelfth evaluation has been overcome, and this opens the way to the end of the programme," Vice Prime Minister Paulo Portas told journalists.

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