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  1. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Germany's selfishness hangs over its weaker euro-zone partners

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 04:45am by DAVID BROWN

    ... David Brown Germany's massive exports to the euro zone comes at the expense of its weaker partners and urgent change is needed to help bridge the gap Heroes and zombies The euro zone reads to some like a classic tale of two economies. Germany has the heroic plot, while the rest of the euro zone has all the makings of a horror story. The truth is that heroic Germany is deeply ...

  2. Business - Banking & Finance - REFORMS

    Euro zone takes another shot at banking union

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 01:26am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Brussels Ministers go into a huddle to redouble efforts to avoid a delay in the centrepiece crisis reform Euro zone takes another shot at banking union European ministers haggled over how to build a safety net for failing banks yesterday, redoubling efforts to avoid an embarrassing delay to the euro zone's centrepiece crisis reform. The protracted talks over ...

  3. Business - Economy - MONETARY POLICY

    Who's to blame for slack euro zone? Not Germany

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 11:44am by STEVE HANKE

    ... declared war on Germany. The opening shots in this battle were fired by none other than the United States Treasury Department, which had the audacity to blame Germany for a weak euro zone recovery ... Germany would crank up government spending, then Germans would buy more goods, and all would be right in the euro zone, and around the world – the argument goes. Yes, the anti-austerity crowd has ...

  4. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Euro zone sucked into a black hole

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 04:27am by DAVID BROWN

    ... David Brown Blame for the euro-zone's laggard recovery lies squarely with the ECB for its failure to cut rates earlier, and its benign neglect towards a strong euro Sucked into a black hole The gravitational pull of the black hole of recession is still dragging on many individual euro-zone economies, despite the region as a whole claiming it has reached escape velocity. ...

  5. Business - Economy

    Euro-zone concerns weigh on German investors

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 01:33am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Frankfurt Euro-zone concerns weigh on German investors German investor confidence this month fell for a second consecutive month, signalling concern that the fragile ... estimate in a survey showed. While German economic growth of 0.4 per cent in the fourth quarter exceeded analysts' estimates, investors are still cautious about the rest of the euro area, ...

  6. Business - Economy

    Germany, France help push Euro zone growth to 0.3pc in fourth quarter

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 01:47am by Reuters

    ... growth in Germany and France pushed the euro zone's recovery up a gear in the fourth quarter and offered potential for a more robust 2014, albeit with risks. Data released yesterday showed the euro zone economy grew by 0.3 per cent in the three months to December compared with the previous quarter. That slightly exceeded market expectations for a 0.2 per cent expansion. The €9.5 ...

  7. Business - Economy - GREECE

    Euro zone grants multi-billion euro lifeline for Greece

    Posted Jul 08th 2013, 08:44pm by Reuters

    ... Athens to get staggered payments over course of the year Greece secured a 6.8 billion euro (US$8.7 billion) lifeline from the euro zone on Monday, officials told reporters, but was told ... drip fed support under close watch from its international creditors to drive through unpopular reforms. Under the terms of the deal, euro zone finance ministers agreed to make staggered ...

  8. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Welcome to euro casino

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 05:07am by DAVID BROWN

    ... Collapsing yields on bonds issued by governments of the euro zone's hitherto troubled peripheral economies are being hailed as proof that the crisis is over and that investors have growing faith in the strength of the bloc's recovery. But what's at play here is market speculation, pure and simple- and the European Central Bank is doing nothing to discourage it. Turning the euro-zone ...

  9. Business - Banking & Finance

    Euro gains in Asia on Spain recession exit

    Posted Oct 24th 2013, 03:32pm by Agence France-Presse in Tokyo

    ... The euro rose on Thursday as news that Spain exited recession boosted hopes for the battered euro zone, while the dollar faced headwinds over speculation the Federal Reserve would delay its ... Spain’s central bank said on Wednesday the country had inched out of its two-year recession with timid growth in the third quarter – fuelling fragile hopes of a broader recovery in the euro zone ...

  10. Business - Economy - CURRENCIES

    The euro's failed experiment

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:38am by DAVID BROWN

    ... The euro-zone experiment is over. European Monetary Union should have carved out a brave new world for Europe. But it has all gone horribly wrong. The fault lines have been in evidence for years. ... Unemployment has soared to 12 per cent. Many weaker euro-zone nations remain saddled with crippling debts with little chance of repaying them. Euro zone policymakers remain paralysed with fear about ...




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