Topic: Euro Zone
The protests have become the largest social movement in Greece since martial law in 1974. More than a pushback against austerity, they hint at broad skepticism toward Europe's leaders.
06/28/2011 10:19 am
If Prime Minister George Papandreou survives tonight's confidence vote, he will push for the austerity measures needed to secure further financial aid from EU and IMF to avoid a default.
06/21/2011 03:06 pm
Emerging markets should join forces and push for more clout within the International Monetary Fund, says Mexico's central banker, who wants to head the IMF and is counting on support from emerging markets.
06/20/2011 10:37 am
Greece bailout talks involve a second rescue package roughly the size of the first. But Greece bailout could be delayed until July.
06/20/2011 02:06 am
Germany and France reached an agreement that should see a desperately needed Greece bailout move forward.
06/17/2011 01:19 pm
Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel faces growing anger at home over German help in buoying the Greek economy with a second bailout package.
06/16/2011 03:38 pm
A Christian Science perspective: Peaceful protest is a precious right. But the mental protest of prayer can bring out the divine right each of us has as God’s son or daughter to be governed by Him.
06/16/2011 10:22 am
The Greek economy continues to crumble: Industrial production is in contraction territory, consumer confidence has plummeted, and business confidence is down
06/15/2011 03:45 pm
Tens of thousands of protesters crossed police lines as Greece's parliament prepared to vote on new austerity measures to avoid what could be a devastating default.
06/15/2011 12:35 pm
Recent indicators have shown an economy growing slower than forecasters expected. President Obama's political fortunes could hinge on whether the economy makes progress between now and the 2012 election.
06/11/2011 05:42 pm