# eurozone - Tuesday 1 October, 2013
The biggest increases in unemployment were in Greece and Cyprus. Ireland is seventh worst out of the 28 EU members.
# eurozone - Sunday 29 September, 2013
The five ministers stepped down yesterday after what’s been called a ‘crazy act’ of encouragement from the former leader.
# eurozone - Friday 27 September, 2013
The Government had been hoping to unload the debt from the two bailed-out banks.
# eurozone - Tuesday 24 September, 2013
David Moloney breaks down the results of the 2013 German federal election, focusing on what kind of impact it will have on the wider eurozone economy – and, specifically, on Ireland’s corporation tax.
# eurozone - Monday 23 September, 2013
Mario Draghi says that the Eurozone is recovering, slowly, but had good news for holders of tracker mortgages.
Earlier the Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore said that the result of the German election was never going to impact on Ireland’s push for retrospective recapitalisation of its banks.
# eurozone - Wednesday 14 August, 2013
New statistics from the European Commission show that recovery is underway.
Everyone’s talking about the Leaving Certificate results, Ireland winning a gold medal in Moscow and Europe’s recession coming to an end.
# eurozone - Tuesday 16 July, 2013
The National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) will undertake the seventh Treasury Bill sale of 2013 on Thursday.
Unions have called for a one-day national mobilisation against the axing re-deployment of thousands of civil servants.
# eurozone - Tuesday 9 July, 2013
The IMF has given four tasks for the eurozone to complete to ensure recovery.
# eurozone - Monday 8 July, 2013
Minister Michael Noonan is in Brussels today for the talks.
# eurozone - Monday 1 July, 2013
Inflation in the eurozone is expected to be 1.6 per cent for last month, up 0.2 per cent from May.
Compared with May last year, the rate of unemployment has increased in 17 member states and fallen in ten.
# eurozone - Monday 24 June, 2013
The finance minister gives his formal tip-of-the-hat to the news that the two European bailout funds are delaying repayments.
The Financial Times has obtained a proposal circulated by Noonan on how Eurozone banks should deal with problems in future.
Good news for Michael Noonan this morning…
# eurozone - Saturday 22 June, 2013
The 27 EU ministers will meet again Wednesday to try and finalise a decision.
# eurozone - Friday 21 June, 2013
Michael Noonan has explained the significance of last night’s agreement between eurozone finance ministers about the potential retrospective recapitalisation of Ireland’s banks.
The 17 eurozone ministers are joined today by their 10 non-euro colleagues to discuss these issues in a Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive.
# eurozone - Thursday 20 June, 2013
The finance minister says the world recognises that Ireland’s debts are sustainable, but he won’t give up on help.
Finance ministers are also expected to formally approve a 7-year extension on Ireland’s and Portugal’s bailout loans.
# eurozone - Friday 14 June, 2013
Comparing April and May figures, annual inflation rose in 16 member states, remained stable in six and fell in four.
# eurozone - Wednesday 5 June, 2013
Latvia will become the second Baltic country, and the 18th overall, to join the EU’s single currency.
# eurozone - Tuesday 21 May, 2013
The third day of abortion hearings takes place today, while the Dáil debates calls for new rules on leaving the eurozone.
# eurozone - Saturday 18 May, 2013
Bailed-out Ireland is to contribute an additional €90 million to the European Union to help plug a shortfall in its 2013 budget. Ludicrous? Yes – but it’s hardly a blip on the radar of incongruity that is the EU’s funny money parade, writes Aaron McKenna.
# eurozone - Thursday 16 May, 2013
Jean-Claude Juncker was comparing the Eurozone now to a year ago in Brussels.
# eurozone - Wednesday 15 May, 2013
French economic growth has been sluggish lately as a result of record unemployment and falling household demand – the key driver of the economy.
# eurozone - Tuesday 14 May, 2013
The European Commission is looking at replacing one and two cent coins or getting rid of them entirely due to the costs involved in making them.
# eurozone - Saturday 4 May, 2013
The cuts should save an estimated €4.8 billion by 2015.
# eurozone - Tuesday 30 April, 2013
The Chamber of Deputies has passed a motion of confidence in the broad coalition led by new premier Enrico Letta.
The governing council of the European Central Bank meets on Thursday where it could provide a fresh boost to mortgage holders.
Over 19 million people are unemployed in the eurozone but Ireland has recorded one of the largest year-on-year decreases in unemployment rates.
Patrick Honohan will discuss economic and monetary union with TDs and senators on the Oireachtas EU Affairs Committee this afternoon.
# eurozone - Saturday 27 April, 2013
These things take time.
# eurozone - Tuesday 16 April, 2013
While other countries are showing signs of difficulty, it’s Spain’s deterioration which could bring the euro crisis to its most dangerous point, writes Tom McDonnell, who asks where Europe goes from here?
# eurozone - Friday 12 April, 2013
All 27 EU finance ministers have now given a green light to extending the maturity of Ireland’s bailout loans by seven years.
The restrictions were imposed to prevent a run on the banks during the dramatic Cyprus bailout.
Ministers will discuss extending the repayment dates of Ireland’s loans, and the aftermath of the Cyprus bailout catastrophe.