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  1. News - World - EUROPE

    Jeroen Dijsselbloem new chief of euro zone finance ministers' forum

    Posted Jan 23rd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... [Dutch] post whilst chairing the Eurogroup". The decision brought to an end eight years mostly spent battling global financial headwinds that morphed into the euro-zone debt crisis ... Agence France-Presse in Brussels Jeroen Dijsselbloem takes over from Jean-Claude Juncker as chief of the euro-zone financial forum Dutch finance minister to head Eurogroup Jeroen ...

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    Fears over Greece haunt a recovering euro zone

    Posted Aug 24th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... a recovering euro zone Dutch Finance Minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem has become the latest politician to concede Greece may need a third bailout, casting a shadow over news that euro-zone companies ... next month, were a reminder that the euro zone is still not out of the woods, despite an upbeat survey suggesting economic recovery in the 17-member bloc is gathering strength. The monthly ...

  3. Business - Economy - EUROPE

    Record unemployment clouds euro zone outlook

    Posted Apr 02nd 2013, 09:49pm by AFP

    ... is that the latest chapter in the (euro zone debt) crisis will have hit demand further in April.” ... More than 19 million people on the dole a 'tragedy' for Europe. “Unacceptably” high euro zone unemployment ran at a record 12 per cent in February, official data showed ...

  4. News - World - EUROPE

    Latvia brings dirty money headache to euro zone as it enters monetary union

    Posted Jan 01st 2014, 03:26am by AP

    ... nine months ago that the euro zone had to rescue Cyprus, a similarly tiny member state that also specialised in attracting huge deposits from Russia. Since then, euro-zone leaders have vowed ... the bank connected to the case. This refusal, as well as the small size of the fine, triggered criticism and renewed doubts about the regulator's integrity, despite imminent euro-zone ...

  5. Business - Economy - EUROPE

    Euro-zone rate cut unlikely to boost lending

    Posted May 02nd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... that would need it most. Given the high level of fragmentation of euro-zone credit markets, with the countries worst affected by the debt crisis having to pay higher premiums than core nations, ... Agence France-Presse in Bratislava The European Central Bank may lower interest rates today, but few expect such a move will lead to a surge in loans in the struggling region Euro-zone ...

  6. News - World - EUROPE

    Austerity will put 25m Europeans into poverty, says Oxfam

    Posted Sep 13th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... public services such as health and education. The sovereign debt crisis in the eurozone has seen a series of countries, including Greece and Portugal, accept swingeing public spending cuts, mass ...

  7. News - World - EUROPE

    Millions across Europe strike to protest spending cuts

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00am by Reuters in Madrid and Lisbon

    ... Reuters in Madrid and Lisbon Workers from across the continent say austerity measures are making economic crisis worse Protests at spending cuts grind Europe to halt Police and protesters clashed in Spain and Italy yesterday as millions of workers went on strike across Europe to protest spending cuts they say have made the economic crisis worse. Hundreds of flights were cancelled, ...

  8. News - World - EUROPE

    Italy's centre-left coalition leads Berlusconi camp in key elections

    Posted Feb 26th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... the risk of a return of the kind of debt crisis that took the euro zone close to disaster and brought Monti to office, replacing the scandal-plagued Berlusconi in 2011. A disappointing turnout, ...

  9. News - World - EUROPE

    Euro-austerity drive may worsen debt burdens

    Posted Oct 24th 2012, 12:00am by The New York Times in London

    ... The New York Times in London Forced by international lenders to cut budgets, countries such as Greece are finding their debt burdens are actually getting worse as a result Euro-austerity drive will worsen debts As Greece and its international lenders cont ...

  10. News - World - EUROPE

    Euro-zone summit ends in stalemate, again

    Posted Dec 16th 2012, 12:00am by The Guardian

    ... The Guardian in Brussels Euro-zone summit ends in stalemate, yet again European leaders wound up their final summit of 2012 in much the same manner as they started the year- playing for time, crossing their fingers, hoping the worst is behind them. In the almost three years since the Greek drama erupted in February 2010 and spread quickly around the euro-zone fringes, ...




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