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#Eurozone Debt Crisis

# eurozone-debt-crisis - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

EU says deal on Basel III bank rules possible next month

Cyprus says it hopes to see a deal in December on new Basel III rules for regulating banks.

# eurozone-debt-crisis - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Slideshow: The EU summit in Brussels EU Summit This post contains images

Slideshow: The EU summit in Brussels

Greater European Union control of national budgets, oh and what the heads of state will be dining on tonight.

# eurozone-debt-crisis - Saturday 10 December, 2011

Gallery: 'Bye-Bye England' - how the world's press saw the EU deal EU This post contains images

Gallery: 'Bye-Bye England' - how the world's press saw the EU deal

There were some, er, strong views on show in the British and German media…

Germany insists EU deal will crack crisis - as Britain fears isolation EU

Germany insists EU deal will crack crisis - as Britain fears isolation

There have been mixed reactions to the landmark EU deal – but UK PM David Cameron received a “hero’s welcome” from Conservative MPs after rejecting it.

# eurozone-debt-crisis - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

Eurozone finance ministers look to IMF for help as bailout fund falls short

It’s now feared the European Financial Stability Fund does not have sufficient firepower to rescue distressed countries.

# eurozone-debt-crisis - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Eurozone finance ministers hold talks amid fears of euro breakup

US president Barack Obama has weighed in with a call for EU countries to find a solution to the spiralling debt crisis.

# eurozone-debt-crisis - Wednesday 9 November, 2011

Papandreou remains tight-lipped about appointment of new Greek PM

George Papandreou tells the public that Greece will “do whatever is required” to remain in the Euro, but won’t name a new premier.

# eurozone-debt-crisis - Tuesday 8 November, 2011

Former ECB official will be new Greek prime minister – reports

Lukas Papademos looks set to take over from embattled leader George Papandreou as the country battles to avoid bankruptcy.

# eurozone-debt-crisis - Friday 4 November, 2011

Here's what G20 leaders are discussing to tackle the crisis G20

Here's what G20 leaders are discussing to tackle the crisis

With the eurozone in turmoil, world leaders are looking for solutions. This is what’s on the table…

# eurozone-debt-crisis - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Explainer: How could/would Greece leave the eurozone?

It’s possible – but it wouldn’t be easy.

Greece's Euro membership now on the line, say France and Germany

Merkel and Sarkozy have told Greece it must decide whether it wants to continue as part of the Eurozone.

# eurozone-debt-crisis - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

Greek crisis: EU leaders ratchet up pressure over controversial referendum

Greek leader George Papandreou has been summoned for emergency talks with French and German leaders amid fears an EU deal could be derailed.

# eurozone-debt-crisis - Monday 24 October, 2011

Enda Kenny: New hope for deal to tackle EU crisis

The Taoiseach has said EU leaders were “focused on fundamentals” for the first time as they met in Brussels.

# eurozone-debt-crisis - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

Scandal-hit Berlusconi under siege as allies desert him

Protests have erupted ahead of a confidence vote this week that could see the Italian leader forced to resign.

# eurozone-debt-crisis - Monday 10 October, 2011

Obama intervenes over Eurozone debt crisis

The US president urged British and French leaders to take decisive action, amid growing unease over debt levels.

# eurozone-debt-crisis - Sunday 9 October, 2011

Merkel and Sarkozy meet to thrash out debt crisis measures

The French and German leaders are holding talks today in the hope of finding a common way forward for the troubled Eurozone.

# eurozone-debt-crisis - Saturday 13 August, 2011

Italy austerity measures: Government "puts its hands into the pockets of Italian people"

The new measures include a ‘solidarity’ tax for high earners. Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has said “our hearts are bleeding”.

# eurozone-debt-crisis - Saturday 30 July, 2011

Default looms as US politicians fail to reach deal This post contains videos

Default looms as US politicians fail to reach deal

Obama calls for common ground as Republicans and Democrats again fail to reach an 11th hour deal on the US debt ceiling.