Topic: European Policy Centre
Though Athens is still taking steps to contain the damage, most of Europe is skeptical that Greece will dodge a default.
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
Businessman Pedro Passos Coelho will lead a coalition government after voters handed the center-right a convincing victory. Portugal's bailout and austerity measures were central issues.
06/06/2011 01:09 pm
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will attend the Zurich signing that moves the neighbors toward opening their border. They have long been at odds over the issue of the Armenian genocide.
10/09/2009 01:00 am
Britain's Gordon Brown could fall, while Dutch populist Geert Wilders's anti-Islam stand finds new appeal.
06/05/2009 01:00 am
A vote Sunday could end Switzerland's brief experiment with open borders.
02/07/2009 12:00 am
The Nabucco pipeline, scheduled to start construction in 2010, would ship gas from the Caspian region and the Middle East.
01/27/2009 12:00 am
Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi (r.) and his foreign minister, Franco Frattini, spoke to the media Wednesday at an EU environmental conference in Brussels.
10/23/2008 01:00 am