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  1. News - World - EURO-ZONE CRISIS

    Euro-zone ministers to launch ESM rescue fund

    Posted Oct 08th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... the issues, a senior euro-zone official said, given competing demands from the IMF, a newly-public alliance of euro-zone hardliners Germany, the Netherlands and Finland, and Greek leaders from ... of its banks and secured €100 billion from its euro-zone partners to do more. Another EU official said this stand on "legacy assets" must have been "very unwelcome" for Spain ...

  2. News - World - EURO-ZONE CRISIS

    Germany approves global bailout package for Cyprus

    Posted Apr 19th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... in taming the euro-zone crisis, pointing to a hike in exports from southern European countries as well as a sharp drop in public deficits. Striking a conciliatory tone, Schaeuble said ... parliament yesterday approved an international bailout package for stricken euro-zone member Cyprus by a large majority. A final tally by the Bundestag lower house showed 486 deputies voted ...

  3. Business - Economy - EURO-ZONE CRISIS

    Europe's Plan C for Greece no better than previous plans

    Posted Nov 29th 2012, 02:22am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg The deal between euro-zone finance chiefs and IMF welcome but lacks adequate debt relief Europe's Plan C for Greece no better than previous plans Europe's leaders have reached Plan C in their efforts to rescue Greece. Unfortunately, it lacks a crucial element also absent in plans A and B: adequate debt relief. The agreement between euro-zone finance ministers ...

  4. Business - Economy - EURO-ZONE CRISIS

    EU aid deal secures Greece in single currency

    Posted Dec 14th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... of all euro-zone lenders that paves the way for the currency bloc's firewall fund to provide direct bailouts to banks. The new supervisory mechanism should be fully ready by March 1, 2014, ... in the euro zone after months of doubt and political turmoil. Athens had repeatedly missed fiscal targets agreed with the EU and the International Monetary Fund, and stalled structural economic ...

  5. News - World - EURO-ZONE CRISIS

    Merkel and Hollande to offer Greece little comfort over bailout terms

    Posted Aug 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and Hollande receives him tomorrow, at a moment of rare optimism on financial markets that the European Union- especially the European Central Bank- is poised for decisive action on the euro-zone debt ... money," Samaras told the German daily Bild in an interview. In a country that is tiring of repeated bailout requests from its weaker euro-zone partners, German officials defer questions about ...

  6. Business - Economy - EURO-ZONE CRISIS

    IMF says China's economy will not have a hard landing this year

    Posted Oct 13th 2012, 12:00am by AFP, Bloomberg

    ... for Greece to be given more time to pare its deficit. "There's no alternative to reduce in the medium-term too-high sovereign debts, especially, and of course for … the euro zone ...

  7. Business - Economy - EURO-ZONE CRISIS

    Greece 'urged to cut deeper' to unlock EU-IMF-ECB loans

    Posted Oct 15th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... but which some euro-zone states say will require more money for struggling Athens. The government has so far calculated an austerity effort of €13.5 billion in 2013-2014. "But if an extension ...

  8. News - World - EURO-ZONE CRISIS

    Greek fury over 2,000 names on 'Swiss bank account' list

    Posted Oct 29th 2012, 12:00am by The New York Times in Athens

    ... The New York Times in Athens Editor arrested after magazine publishes names of Greeks said to have accounts in Geneva Leaked Swiss bank list turns up heat in Greece The speaker of the Greek Parliament, several employees of the Finance Ministry and a numbe ...

  9. Business - Economy - EURO-ZONE CRISIS

    S&P cuts credit rating for Santander and Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria banks

    Posted Oct 17th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Beijing S&P downgrades Spain's biggest banks Standard & Poor's cut its credit ratings on Banco Santander and Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, Spain's biggest lenders, along with nine other banks after lowering the c ...



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