Europe debt crisis


Greek Parliament investigates former finance minister over 'tax list'

Jan 18, 2013
George Papaconstantinou is under investigation over allegations he removed the names of his family members from a list of Greek tax evaders.
Posted In: Greece, Europe debt crisis

Europe's economy: Recovering or recoiling?

Jan 14, 2013
The head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, had reassuring words this morning about the state of the European economy. But the latest economic numbers tell a different story.
Posted In: Europe debt crisis, Eurozone

Europe, post-fiscal cliff

Jan 2, 2013
European stocks scored gains in early trading after the United States reached a deal to avoid the fiscal cliff, but will the optimism last?
Posted In: fiscal cliff, Europe, Europe debt crisis

What's up (in 2013), Europe?

Dec 28, 2012
A look at what's in store for the European debt crisis in 2013.
Posted In: Eurozone, Europe debt crisis

Mario Monti open to leading Italy again

Dec 24, 2012
The outgoing Prime Minister of Italy, Mario Monti, has said he would would be prepared to head up any new government committed to his economic reforms.
Posted In: italy, Mario Monti, Europe debt crisis, austerity

Italian Finance Minister: Election may strengthen reform resolve

Dec 17, 2012
Italian Finance Minister Vittorio Grilli shares his views on Italy's economic stability, challenges ahead, and the country's political future.
Posted In: italy, Europe debt crisis

European leaders agree ECB should supervise big banks

Dec 13, 2012
European finance ministers struck a major new deal over their debt crisis. They agreed that the European Central Bank -- Europe’s equivalent of the Fed -- should take over the supervision of the continent’s biggest banks.
Posted In: Europe debt crisis, ECB, Banks

Europe struggles to prepare for the U.S. fiscal cliff

Dec 5, 2012
If the U.S. falls off the fiscal cliff at the end of the year, countries across the pond could also suffer the effects.
Posted In: fiscal cliff, Europe debt crisis

European Union searching for agreement on budget

Nov 22, 2012
European Union leaders are gathering in Brussels to hammer out a budget for the EU. And the task will not be easy with the continent still trying desperately to claw its way out of debt.
Posted In: European Union, Brussels, Europe debt crisis

Questions remain about the future of Greece

Nov 21, 2012
A meeting to agree Greece’s next round of bailout money has ended after almost 12 hours with no decision. Athens won't get vital bailout funds without an agreement.
Posted In: Greece, Europe debt crisis