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Zawya
Is Portugal the eurozone's weak link?Transcript After a nerve-wracking week for global markets, European investors
Is Portugal the eurozone's weak link?
Zawya / Posted 2 hours ago
Transcript After a nerve-wracking week for global markets, European investors are turning their attention to the periphery, particularly Portugal. They're wondering whether the new anti-austerity government... Read more
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Business Insider
10 things you need to know before the opening bellThe world has entered a bear market. On Thursday, the MSCI All-Country World In
10 things you need to know before the opening bell
Business Insider / Posted 21 hours ago
The world has entered a bear market. On Thursday, the MSCI All-Country World Index ended down 20% from its May peak, marking the start of a global bear market. The index tracks large and mid-cap stocks in 23 developed and 23 emerging... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Eurozone economy grew a paltry 0.3 percent in Q4Germany's Finance Minister Wolfgang Schauble arrives for the Eurogroup finance
Eurozone economy grew a paltry 0.3 percent in Q4
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Germany's Finance Minister Wolfgang Schauble arrives for the Eurogroup finance ministers meeting at the EU Council building in Brussels on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016. less Germany's Finance Minister Wolfgang Schauble arrives for the Eurogroup finance... Read more
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Denver Post
Eurozone economy grew a paltry 0.3 percent in Q4Germany's Finance Minister Wolfgang Schauble arrives for the Eurogroup finance
Eurozone economy grew a paltry 0.3 percent in Q4
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
Germany's Finance Minister Wolfgang Schauble arrives for the Eurogroup finance ministers meeting at the EU Council building in Brussels on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert) BRUSSELS (AP) — Official figures show the economy... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Eurozone economy grew a paltry 0.3 percent in Q4Germany's Finance Minister Wolfgang Schauble arrives for the Eurogroup finance
Eurozone economy grew a paltry 0.3 percent in Q4
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Germany's Finance Minister Wolfgang Schauble arrives for the Eurogroup finance ministers meeting at the EU Council building in Brussels on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016. less Germany's Finance Minister Wolfgang Schauble arrives for the Eurogroup finance... Read more
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Malta Star
MaltaStar.comThe Minister for Finance, Edward Scicluna, met with the European Commissioner f
MaltaStar.com
Malta Star / Posted yesterday
The Minister for Finance, Edward Scicluna, met with the European Commissioner for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union, Jonathan Hill on Thursday in Brussels. The meeting is part of a series of high-level exchanges which... Read more
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iafrica.com
Eurozone bank crisis fears played downEurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem on Thursday played down fears of a new bank
Eurozone bank crisis fears played down
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem on Thursday played down fears of a new banking crisis that have spooked global markets, insisting that eurozone banks are stronger than a few years ago. Dijsselbloem added that bailed-out Greece and Portugal,... Read more
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Business Insider
The 10 most important things in the world right nowReuters/Juan MedinaPeople take part in the "The Burial of the Sardine" funeral
The 10 most important things in the world right now
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
Reuters/Juan MedinaPeople take part in the "The Burial of the Sardine" funeral procession, which marks the end of carnival festivities, in Madrid, Spain, February 10, 2016. 1. Major world powers taking part in a meeting of the International Syria... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Eurozone bank crisis fears played downEurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem on Thursday played down fears of a new bank
Eurozone bank crisis fears played down
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted yesterday
Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem on Thursday played down fears of a new banking crisis that have spooked global markets, insisting that eurozone banks are stronger than a few years ago. Dijsselbloem added that bailed-out Greece and Portugal,... Read more
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TheBull
Global stock markets plunge on Fed gloomA fierce sell-off gripped world markets Thursday after a warning by US Federal
Global stock markets plunge on Fed gloom
TheBull / Posted yesterday
A fierce sell-off gripped world markets Thursday after a warning by US Federal Reserve boss Janet Yellen over the global economy, while oil fell close to 13-year lows. 12.02.2016 12:13 PM A fierce sell-off gripped world markets Thursday after a... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Portugal's fellow euro states keep wary eye on its budgetBRUSSELS (AP) - Portugal's fellow states in the 19-nation eurozone are keeping
Portugal's fellow euro states keep wary eye on its budget
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
BRUSSELS (AP) - Portugal's fellow states in the 19-nation eurozone are keeping a wary eye on its new government's plans to roll back budget austerity measures, with the bloc's top executive and Germany both warning the country not to miss deficit... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Global stock markets plunge on Fed gloom Published: 12 February 2016 8:16 AM Banking stocks are in a gloom as investo
Global stock markets plunge on Fed gloom
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 12 February 2016 8:16 AM Banking stocks are in a gloom as investors increasingly worry both that credit quality is deteriorating and that low or even negative interest rate policies from central... Read more
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OJornal News
Portugal’s fellow euro states keep wary eye on its budget Portuguese Finance Minister Mario Centeno addresses journalists to present hi
Portugal’s fellow euro states keep wary eye on its budget
OJornal News / Posted yesterday
Portuguese Finance Minister Mario Centeno addresses journalists to present his government's 2016 state budget, at the finance ministry in Lisbon, Friday, Feb. 5 2016. In a tug of war over... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Eurozone chief plays down bank crisis fearsBRUSSELS - Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem on Thursday played down fears of
Eurozone chief plays down bank crisis fears
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
BRUSSELS - Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem on Thursday played down fears of a new banking crisis that have spooked global markets, insisting that eurozone banks are stronger than a few years ago. Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem addresses... Read more
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TheBull
Eurozone chief plays down bank crisis fearsEurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem on Thursday played down fears of a new bank
Eurozone chief plays down bank crisis fears
TheBull / Posted yesterday
Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem on Thursday played down fears of a new banking crisis that have spooked global markets, insisting that eurozone banks are stronger than a few years ago. 12.02.2016 08:56 AM Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem on... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Portugal's fellow euro states keep wary eye on its budgetBRUSSELS (AP) � Portugal's fellow states in the 19-nation eurozone are keeping
Portugal's fellow euro states keep wary eye on its budget
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
BRUSSELS (AP) � Portugal's fellow states in the 19-nation eurozone are keeping a wary eye on its new government's plans to roll back budget austerity measures, with the bloc's top executive and Germany both warning the country not to miss deficit... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Portugal's fellow euro states keep wary eye on its budgetBRUSSELS (AP) - Portugal's fellow states in the 19-nation eurozone are keeping
Portugal's fellow euro states keep wary eye on its budget
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
BRUSSELS (AP) - Portugal's fellow states in the 19-nation eurozone are keeping a wary eye on its new government's plans to roll back budget austerity measures, with the bloc's top executive and Germany both warning the country not to miss deficit... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Eurozone chief plays down bank crisis fearsBRUSSELS: Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem said on Thursday that the EU's si
Eurozone chief plays down bank crisis fears
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
BRUSSELS: Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem said on Thursday that the EU's single currency area and its banks were stronger than a few years ago, playing down concerns that have spooked global markets. "I believe that in the eurozone,... Read more
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Eu Business
Greece bailout review could be done by Easter: EU — EU(BRUSSELS) - Greece and its creditors could complete the first review of the co
Greece bailout review could be done by Easter: EU — EU
Eu Business / Posted yesterday
(BRUSSELS) - Greece and its creditors could complete the first review of the country's latest bailout by Easter, but Athens needs to do more to complete controversial pension reform and other measures, the EU said Thursday. The leftist Greek... Read more
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Reuters
Portugal to prepare extra deficit-cutting steps now: DijsselbloemBRUSSELS Portugal promised euro zone finance ministers it would now prepare add
Portugal to prepare extra deficit-cutting steps now: Dijsselbloem
Reuters / Posted yesterday
BRUSSELS Portugal promised euro zone finance ministers it would now prepare additional deficit cutting steps to be ready to implement them, if necessary, to keep the budget in line with EU rules, the head of euro zone ministers said on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Eurozone chief says banks in 'much better place' than few years agoBRUSSELS: Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem said on Thursday that the EU's si
Eurozone chief says banks in 'much better place' than few years ago
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
BRUSSELS: Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem said on Thursday that the EU's single currency area and its banks were stronger than a few years ago, playing down concerns that have spooked global markets. "I believe that in the eurozone,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Global stock markets plunge on Fed gloomLONDON: A fierce sell-off gripped world markets on Thursday (Feb 11) after a wa
Global stock markets plunge on Fed gloom
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
LONDON: A fierce sell-off gripped world markets on Thursday (Feb 11) after a warning by US Federal Reserve boss Janet Yellen over the global economy, while oil fell close to 13-year lows. New York's Dow Jones Industrial Average followed European... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Key ‘Brexit’ decisions must wait until EU summit Published: 12 February 2016 1:11 AM European Council President Donald Tusk w
Key ‘Brexit’ decisions must wait until EU summit
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 12 February 2016 1:11 AM European Council President Donald Tusk will try to meet Britain's reform demands on 'Brexit' talks. – Reuters pic, February 11, 2016.Talks on a deal to keep... Read more
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Eu Business
Eurozone chief says banks in 'much better place' — EU(BRUSSELS) - Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem said Thursday that the EU's si
Eurozone chief says banks in 'much better place' — EU
Eu Business / Posted yesterday
(BRUSSELS) - Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem said Thursday that the EU's single currency area and its banks were stronger than a few years ago, playing down concerns that have spooked global markets. "I believe that in the eurozone,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Eurozone chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem says banks in 'much better place' than few years agoBRUSSELS: Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem said Thursday that the EU's singl
Eurozone chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem says banks in 'much better place' than few years ago
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
BRUSSELS: Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem said Thursday that the EU's single currency area and its banks were stronger than a few years ago, playing down concerns that have spooked global markets. "I believe that in the eurozone, structurally,... Read more
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Eu Business
Key 'Brexit' decisions must wait until EU summit — EU(BRUSSELS) - Talks on a deal to keep Britain in the EU will go down to the wire
Key 'Brexit' decisions must wait until EU summit — EU
Eu Business / Posted yesterday
(BRUSSELS) - Talks on a deal to keep Britain in the EU will go down to the wire at a leaders summit next week after negotiators failed to reach a breakthrough on the key issues on Thursday, European sources said. The main sticking points include... Read more
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Eu Business
EU banks in 'much better place' than few years ago: Eurozone chief — EU(BRUSSELS) - Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem said Thursday that the EU's si
EU banks in 'much better place' than few years ago: Eurozone chief — EU
Eu Business / Posted yesterday
(BRUSSELS) - Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem said Thursday that the EU's single currency area and its banks were stronger than a few years ago, playing down concerns that have spooked global markets. "I believe that in the eurozone,... Read more
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Eu Business
Eurozone chief says banks in 'much better place' than few years ago — EU(BRUSSELS) - Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem said Thursday that the EU's si
Eurozone chief says banks in 'much better place' than few years ago — EU
Eu Business / Posted yesterday
(BRUSSELS) - Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem said Thursday that the EU's single currency area and its banks were stronger than a few years ago, playing down concerns that have spooked global markets. "I believe that in the eurozone,... Read more
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Reuters
Greek central bank chief says delay in bailout review threatens recoveryBank of Greece Governor Yannis Stournaras attends the annual ordinary general m
Greek central bank chief says delay in bailout review threatens recovery
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Bank of Greece Governor Yannis Stournaras attends the annual ordinary general meeting of the bank's shareholders in Athens February 26, 2015. ATHENS Greece's central bank governor warned on Wednesday that further delay in completing a first review... Read more
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express
EU’s tormentor-in-chief returns & tells Brussels: I’ll overthrow your 'undemocratic' rule THE EUROPEAN Union’s recent tormentor-in-chief today launched a new campaign
EU’s tormentor-in-chief returns & tells Brussels: I’ll overthrow your 'undemocratic' rule
express / Posted 3 days ago
THE EUROPEAN Union’s recent tormentor-in-chief today launched a new campaign to overthrow "authoritarian technocrats" in Brussels who “consider the people to... Read more
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TheBull
A day of trauma for marketsIt?s been a day of trauma for the equity bulls and for many the towel has been
A day of trauma for markets
TheBull / Posted 4 days ago
It?s been a day of trauma for the equity bulls and for many the towel has been thrown in. 09.02.2016 03:29 PM It’s been a day of trauma for the equity bulls and for many the towel has been thrown in. I suggested yesterday that the financial... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
A Manifesto For Democratising Europe (Short Version)Tuesday, 9 February 2016, 4:43 amPress Release: DiEM25 6th February 2016 - Take
A Manifesto For Democratising Europe (Short Version)
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Tuesday, 9 February 2016, 4:43 amPress Release: DiEM25 6th February 2016 - Taken from http://www.diem25.org/See also... Long VersionA MANIFESTO... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
A Manifesto For Democratising Europe (Long Version)Tuesday, 9 February 2016, 4:31 amPress Release: DiEM25 6th February 2016 - Take
A Manifesto For Democratising Europe (Long Version)
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Tuesday, 9 February 2016, 4:31 amPress Release: DiEM25 6th February 2016 - Taken from http://www.diem25.org/A MANIFESTO FOR DEMOCRATISING EUROPEFor... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Britain should protect itself against 'tyranny of eurozone majority', warns report"The minority must be protected against the tyranny of the majority and the maj
Britain should protect itself against 'tyranny of eurozone majority', warns report
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
"The minority must be protected against the tyranny of the majority and the majority against the tyrany of the veto," said the report. Chancellor George Osborne has said enshrining safeguards for Britain is now "the most significant part" of the... Read more
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Business Spectator
Greek deal could reduce payment peaks: DijsselbloemA planned deal to lighten Greece's debt burden could be based on a promise by e
Greek deal could reduce payment peaks: Dijsselbloem
Business Spectator / Posted 22 days ago
A planned deal to lighten Greece's debt burden could be based on a promise by eurozone governments to ease peak payments in the future, once Athens has proven its commitment to running a tight budget, the president of the Eurogroup of finance... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Greek deal could reduce payment peaks: DijsselbloemEurogroup head says parties could "simply promise each other", signalling stand
Greek deal could reduce payment peaks: Dijsselbloem
The Courier Mail / Posted 22 days ago
Eurogroup head says parties could "simply promise each other", signalling stand-off with IMF. A planned deal to lighten Greece's debt burden could be based on a promise by eurozone governments to ease peak payments in the future, once Athens has... Read more
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Business Spectator
Greece's Tsipras pushes for less austerityGreek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is trying to avert a fresh confrontation ov
Greece's Tsipras pushes for less austerity
Business Spectator / Posted 23 days ago
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is trying to avert a fresh confrontation over Greece's bailout at meetings in Davos, Switzerland, starting Wednesday, as disputes over the country's broken finances threaten to reignite fears about its future in... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Greece's Tsipras pushes for less austerityPM tries to avert a fresh confrontation over Greece's bailout, at Davos meeting
Greece's Tsipras pushes for less austerity
The Courier Mail / Posted 23 days ago
PM tries to avert a fresh confrontation over Greece's bailout, at Davos meetings. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is trying to avert a fresh confrontation over Greece's bailout at meetings in Davos, Switzerland, starting Wednesday, as disputes... Read more
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Eu Business
Varoufakis to launch pan-European movement to 'democratise EU' — EU(ATHENS) - Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis said late Tuesday he
Varoufakis to launch pan-European movement to 'democratise EU' — EU
Eu Business / Posted 24 days ago
(ATHENS) - Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis said late Tuesday he would launch a pan-European movement next month in Berlin to "democratise the EU". "We will begin with others, February 9, a utopian attempt to create a pan-European... Read more
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Market Watch
Key people and themes to watch for at Davos 2016A-list fund managers, CEOs, central bankers and top-level politicians are getti
Key people and themes to watch for at Davos 2016
Market Watch / Posted 24 days ago
A-list fund managers, CEOs, central bankers and top-level politicians are getting ready to schmooze and mingle at the exclusive and oft-maligned annual gathering in the remote Swiss resort town of Davos this week. That’s right, it’s time for the... Read more
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Eu Business
Delay in debt talks could doom Greek bailout: finance minister — EU(ATHENS) - A delay in talks with international creditors on the evaluation of G
Delay in debt talks could doom Greek bailout: finance minister — EU
Eu Business / Posted 25 days ago
(ATHENS) - A delay in talks with international creditors on the evaluation of Greece's reforms and debt relief could ultimately doom the new bailout, the Greek finance minister warned Monday. "If (the evaluation) is not concluded within a reasonable... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
German finance chief floats gasoline tax in migrant crisisGerman Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble arrives for a meeting of eurogroup f
German finance chief floats gasoline tax in migrant crisis
Houston Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble arrives for a meeting of eurogroup finance ministers at the EU Council building in Brussels on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016. Finance ministers from the nations using the euro met in Brussels Thursday to discuss... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
German finance chief floats gasoline tax in migrant crisisGerman Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble arrives for a meeting of eurogroup f
German finance chief floats gasoline tax in migrant crisis
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble arrives for a meeting of eurogroup finance ministers at the EU Council building in Brussels on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016. Finance ministers from the nations using the euro met in Brussels Thursday to discuss... Read more
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Eu Business
Greece backs down on IMF role in bailout — EU(BRUSSELS) - Greece "fully accepted" on Thursday that the hardline IMF take a r
Greece backs down on IMF role in bailout — EU
Eu Business / Posted 28 days ago
(BRUSSELS) - Greece "fully accepted" on Thursday that the hardline IMF take a role in its massive third bailout, backing away from one of the last battle lines splitting Athens and its eurozone creditors. Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
IMF demands debt relief as price for involvement in Greek bail-outBut the IMF remained cool over the prospect of providing more financial aid to
IMF demands debt relief as price for involvement in Greek bail-out
Daily Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
But the IMF remained cool over the prospect of providing more financial aid to Greece, insisting its support was still conditional on the EU granting Greece substantial debt relief. "In addition to a comprehensive policy package, Greece also... Read more
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Reuters
EU's passport-free travel crucial for euro economic cooperationDutch Finance Minister and Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem attends a de
EU's passport-free travel crucial for euro economic cooperation
Reuters / Posted 29 days ago
Dutch Finance Minister and Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem attends a debate on the future of the Economic and Monetary Union at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, December 15, 2015. BRUSSELS Keeping Europe's passport-free travel... Read more
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The Irish Times
Simon Harris plays down idea of new Irish push for debt relief“To try and link the fastest growing economy in Europe with an economy like Gre
Simon Harris plays down idea of new Irish push for debt relief
The Irish Times / Posted 29 days ago
“To try and link the fastest growing economy in Europe with an economy like Greece that is still in very deep and dark difficulties simply doesn’t make sense,” he said, noting that “an awful lot has changed” since 2012 when Ireland secured a... Read more
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Eu Business
Greece 'accepts' IMF role in bailout: Eurogroup chief — EU(BRUSSELS) - Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem on Thursday said Greece had "f
Greece 'accepts' IMF role in bailout: Eurogroup chief — EU
Eu Business / Posted 29 days ago
(BRUSSELS) - Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem on Thursday said Greece had "fully accepted" that the International Monetary Fund take a role in its third bailout programme despite Athens earlier saying the fund is no longer needed. "(Finance... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Global Markets Slide, US Futures Wipe Out Overnight Gains In Volatile SessionIt has been another choppy, illiquid, volatile overnight session, which started
Global Markets Slide, US Futures Wipe Out Overnight Gains In Volatile Session
Zero Hedge / Posted 29 days ago
It has been another choppy, illiquid, volatile overnight session, which started with weakness out of China, whose Shanghai Composite dropped 20% into another bear market in early trading, then further slammed by news of a terrorist attack in Jakarta,... Read more
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