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#Eurozone

# eurozone - Yesterday’s News

From Business ETC Germany is laughing all the way to the jobs office Wunderbar

Germany is laughing all the way to the jobs office

The country’s unemployment figures for March were the best since the fall of the Berlin Wall.

# eurozone - Friday 27 March, 2015

From Business ETC The best way to boost Europe’s economy? ‘Give everyone €175 each month’ QE

# eurozone - Sunday 8 March, 2015

From Business ETC Here’s what Europe would look like if it were redrawn based on debt per person Do I Look Fat In This?

# eurozone - Thursday 26 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greece really, really wants to stay in the Eurozone after all Greece Lightnin'

Greece really, really wants to stay in the Eurozone after all

Syriza’s aggressive stance continues to soften in the wake of its loans being extended by the ECB

# eurozone - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

From Business ETC Greece should take Ireland’s ‘middle road’ on debt – not the ‘nuclear option’ Noonanomics

Greece should take Ireland’s ‘middle road’ on debt – not the ‘nuclear option’

The Finance Minister was interviewed on Bloomberg about the future of the eurozone and other things…

# eurozone - Saturday 21 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Noonan reckons the Greek Finance Minister is ‘a bit of a rock star’ Grexit

Noonan reckons the Greek Finance Minister is ‘a bit of a rock star’

He also added that Ireland did ask for a debt write down by suggesting ways forward that would result in one.

# eurozone - Friday 20 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie It’s a deal: Greece and Eurozone ministers agree on bailout extension Breaking

It’s a deal: Greece and Eurozone ministers agree on bailout extension

It is reportedly in the region of four months.

From TheJournal.ie Can Michael Noonan help save the eurozone from economic disaster? Grexit

Can Michael Noonan help save the eurozone from economic disaster?

The Finance Minister is back in Brussels today for the deadline of Greece’s bailout.

# eurozone - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Euro leaders are giving Greece until Friday to sign on the dotted bailout line Who Blinks First?

Euro leaders are giving Greece until Friday to sign on the dotted bailout line

Greece has called the deadline “absurd”.

# eurozone - Monday 16 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greece: ‘We will not be blackmailed into a bailout extension’ Absurd Offer

Greece: ‘We will not be blackmailed into a bailout extension’

Talks on the country’s bailout programme are, again, going no where.

From TheJournal.ie Greece is two weeks away from running out of money – and returns to talks today Grexit

Greece is two weeks away from running out of money – and returns to talks today

In the worst case scenario, a chaotic “Grexit” could jeopardise the whole euro project.

# eurozone - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

From Business ETC It’s crunch time for Greece’s anti-austerity plans. And Germany is the biggest hurdle No Pressure

It’s crunch time for Greece’s anti-austerity plans. And Germany is the biggest hurdle

The new Greek government is trying to kick free of its bailout terms.

# eurozone - Sunday 8 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greece says no to bailout extension, but pledges to honour its debt Plan Ahead

Greece says no to bailout extension, but pledges to honour its debt

Greece aims to raise the minimum wage to €750 euros by 2016.

# eurozone - Saturday 31 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Break up the eurozone and slim down the EU – or voters will do it for us Twilight Zone

Opinion: Break up the eurozone and slim down the EU – or voters will do it for us

The refusal to deal with the core problems of the Union are driving people to fringe parties that take absolute positions against the EU.

# eurozone - Friday 30 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘Greek people have a very unhealthy relationship when it comes to paying tax’ Someone Has To Pay

‘Greek people have a very unhealthy relationship when it comes to paying tax’

“Writing off debt means someone else takes the hit, in this case we’re talking about taxpayers,” Fine Gael MEP Brian Hayes says.

# eurozone - Friday 23 January, 2015

From Business ETC The money in your pocket is at its lowest value for ten years In Decline

# eurozone - Thursday 22 January, 2015

From Business ETC It’s not the best time to order stuff from America… Quantitative Healing

It’s not the best time to order stuff from America…

Something big happened today…

# eurozone - Saturday 17 January, 2015

From Business ETC Explainer: Why a ‘Grexit’ would be bad news for Ireland… but probably won’t happen Separation Anxiety

Explainer: Why a ‘Grexit’ would be bad news for Ireland… but probably won’t happen

Greece goes to the polls in just over a week – we look at what that could mean for this country.

# eurozone - Thursday 15 January, 2015

From Business ETC Today is a very good day to have a pocket full of Swiss francs Like Clockwork

Today is a very good day to have a pocket full of Swiss francs

But not a good day to have a home loan in Poland.

# eurozone - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

From Business ETC The head of the ECB is greasing markets for a money-printing injection Draghinomics

The head of the ECB is greasing markets for a money-printing injection

An advisor to the EU’s top court has cleared a controversial bond-buying scheme.

# eurozone - Monday 12 January, 2015

From Business ETC Oil prices tumbled AGAIN today – to the lowest level in six years Going Down

Oil prices tumbled AGAIN today – to the lowest level in six years

Are you seeing the benefit at the petrol stations?

# eurozone - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

From Business ETC The ECB will get radical soon to stop the eurozone going down a deflationary hole Downward Spiral

The ECB will get radical soon to stop the eurozone going down a deflationary hole

Prices are falling, but that’s not the good news you may think.

# eurozone - Monday 5 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie EU says you can’t be booted out of the eurozone as membership is ‘irrevocable’ In The Club

EU says you can’t be booted out of the eurozone as membership is ‘irrevocable’

There has been speculation in Germany that Greece would inevitably have to leave the eurozone.

From Business ETC This chart shows why you’re getting less and less US dollars for your euro Bang For Your Buck

This chart shows why you’re getting less and less US dollars for your euro

The fresh talk of Greece leaving the Euro really isn’t helping.

# eurozone - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

From Business ETC Another country is switching over to the euro currency tomorrow… Sign Me Up

Another country is switching over to the euro currency tomorrow…

132 million individual banknotes have been brought in and euro coins have been minted.

From Business ETC ECB warns countries to get economies in order as ‘populist parties’ are on the rise Eurozone

ECB warns countries to get economies in order as ‘populist parties’ are on the rise

An official said that these parties were only offering quick solutions.

# eurozone - Monday 29 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Snap elections to be held after Greece fails to elect a president Ballot

Snap elections to be held after Greece fails to elect a president

Stavros Dimas received votes 168 today from parliament’s 300 seats — short of the 180 votes needed to win.

# eurozone - Monday 22 December, 2014

From Business ETC Ireland’s economy grew ‘spectacularly’ this year Euro

Ireland’s economy grew ‘spectacularly’ this year

Ibec believes the economy grew by 5.7%.

# eurozone - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Greece receives two-month extension on its bailout as 300 arrested in protests Eurozone

Greece receives two-month extension on its bailout as 300 arrested in protests

An early presidential election has also been called.

# eurozone - Thursday 4 December, 2014

From Business ETC European economies look even sicker than expected, but the ECB isn’t getting radical yet Ecb Waiting Game

European economies look even sicker than expected, but the ECB isn’t getting radical yet

There will be no new ECB spending spree this month – despite growth forecasts being slashed.

# eurozone - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Ireland’s biggest banks are getting a new regulator today and here’s how it’s going to work Single Supervisory Mechanism

Ireland’s biggest banks are getting a new regulator today and here’s how it’s going to work

Fine Gael MEP Brian Hayes explains the detail of the new pan-eurozone Single Supervisory Mechanism.

# eurozone - Thursday 30 October, 2014

# eurozone - Thursday 2 October, 2014

From Business ETC The ECB will start its shopping spree within weeks to get the eurozone going Hey Big Spender

The ECB will start its shopping spree within weeks to get the eurozone going

Interest rates remain at record lows as euro bankers plan a two-year spending binge.

# eurozone - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

From Business ETC Is that the new €10 note in your pocket or are you just happy to see me? New Money

Is that the new €10 note in your pocket or are you just happy to see me?

It’s probably just the new €10 note. They enter into circulation today.

# eurozone - Friday 12 September, 2014

From Business ETC Ireland’s industrial output motoring ahead: Eurostat Building Up

Ireland’s industrial output motoring ahead: Eurostat

Big jump in local production as European industry finally starts getting into gear.

# eurozone - Thursday 4 September, 2014

From Business ETC The ECB’s “extreme” anti-deflation measures could now be worth €1 trillion Big Bazooka

The ECB’s “extreme” anti-deflation measures could now be worth €1 trillion

A raft of measures announced today are “the last throw of the dice”, experts said.

# eurozone - Sunday 10 August, 2014

From Business ETC “Second class Euro membership”: Ireland could lose automatic right to ECB vote Voting Rights

“Second class Euro membership”: Ireland could lose automatic right to ECB vote

Under the new system, for one month every year Ireland will not be able to vote.

# eurozone - Saturday 26 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Angela Merkel’s ‘Dr No’ makes Ireland’s search for a bank debt deal much harder Nope Nope Nope

Angela Merkel’s ‘Dr No’ makes Ireland’s search for a bank debt deal much harder

Analysis: Dr Joachim Pfeiffer’s visit to Dublin this week was not a pleasant one for Enda Kenny.

# eurozone - Friday 25 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Merkel ally: I told Enda Kenny that Ireland has no chance of a bank debt deal Nope Nope Nope

# eurozone - Friday 11 July, 2014

From Business ETC If EU house price rises were a music chart, would Ireland make the top 5? Countdown
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