A Look At The 4 Eurozone Countries With Bailouts


Europe agreed Saturday to allow Spain to tap a rescue fund of up to (EURO)100 billion ($125 billion) to bail out its troubled banks, which are struggling under the weight of soured real estate loans after a Spanish housing bubble burst. Spanish Economy Minister Luis de Guindos said the country will reveal how much money it needs within coming weeks, after audits of its financial sector are completed.

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  • Spain education sector hit by strike against cuts
    Thousands of students and teachers staged a strike across Spain on Thursday to protest government austerity measures and a planned new education reforms. More
  • In Germany, a U.S. beer invasion
    Almost 65 years after Allied planes flew Western supplies into blockaded Berlin, a new American import is arriving by air: craft beer. The beer is being flown in as part of a new surge of German interest in American brewing, upending a centuries-old relationship in which German beer defined the golden standard for brewing and Americans emulated it. More
  • Cyprus parliament approves bailoutCyprus parliament approves bailout
    Cyprus' lawmakers approved on Tuesday a multi-billion bailout agreement with international creditors aimed at preventing the crisis-hit country from going bankrupt. More
  • Baby food shortage in Europe due to China demandBaby food shortage in Europe due to China demand
    Yong-Hee Kim still can't believe that in a prosperous country like Germany, powdered baby formula would ever be rationed and that she would have to scour shops in the German capital to find the right brand for her 13-month-old son. More
  • Pope hints at possible changes to scandal-ridden Vatican bank
    Pope Francis has indicated for the first time that he may make changes to the Vatican's scandal-ridden bank as part of a broad review of the Holy See's troubled administration. More
  • UPDATE: Here's your second-half playbook for stocks - TD Ameritrade
    ... is likely to keep short-term interest rates low through early 2015, given that the Eurozone, Japan and many other countries are still in an...
    07/19/2014 - 12:29 pm | View Link
  • High cost to new neutrality - Frontier Post
    Germany and South Korea readjust their relationships with Russia and ... - Washington Post
    07/19/2014 - 12:02 pm | View Link
  • Global Industrial Production Shakes Off 2007 Doldrums - NDTV
    ... the other major eurozone countries. Overall, production in the eurozone is 11 percent lower than in 2007. Among the three largest countries in...
    07/19/2014 - 9:38 am | View Link
  • Low inflation can hit European growth: IMF - Bangladesh Daily Star
    ... help the region's stalling economy emerge from the eurozone debt crisis. ... stands at an average of 24 percent in the EU countries is simply ...
    07/19/2014 - 4:40 am | View Link
  • Eurozone Traded Less with Russia in Q1, 2014 - Sofia News Agency
    ... the Eurozone and Russia. In addition, the European countries import fewer Russian goods (9% less). Among all trade partners of the Eurozone...
    07/18/2014 - 8:06 am | View Link
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  • Eurozone price inflation hits trough in May
    A further slowdown in eurozone inflation in May was confirmed on Monday, as the cost of telecommunication and food kept prices low, confirming a problem that the European Central Bank recently sought to stem.
    06/16/2014 - 6:51 am | View Link
  • Eurozone Posts Encouraging Industrial Output Data
    The euro was steady at $1.3569 at 7:45 GMT on Friday morning after stronger than expected economic data helped lift expectations about the region’s GDP growth in the second quarter. The common currency ...
    06/13/2014 - 9:05 am | View Link
  • World Bank sees 'flat' growth for developing countries
    The World Bank lowered its 2014 growth forecasts for the global economy Tuesday, but said advanced economies' rebound from a rough start would help offset stagnation in developing countries. Most of the pick-up in growth this year will come from high-income countries, particularly the United States and the 18-nation eurozone, the World Bank said in its twice-yearly Global Economic Prospects ...
    06/10/2014 - 7:42 pm | View Link
  • Eurozone ‘could get more time to meet targets’
    Eurozone countries could get more time to meet budget targets as part of a "contract" to carry out reforms, said Jeroen Dijsselbloem, head of the Eurogroup of finance ministers.
    06/5/2014 - 7:31 pm | View Link
  • Finland once eurozone 'model pupil' stuck in recession
    Finland is in its longest recession for two decades, official data showed on Thursday, the same day as the ECB announced interest rate cuts to stimulate the European economy. Finland's output contracted by 0.4 percent in the first quarter, which was the eighth in a row without growth. Once considered among eurozone's examples to follow, the Finnish economy has continuously shrunk over the last ...
    06/5/2014 - 9:18 am | View Link
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  • Eurozone Must Brace for New Shocks
    There would be two benefits: Inflation would go up and the exchange rate would fall. There is also a strong case for the European Commission to give those countries that are engaged in serious structural overhauls extra time to hit their deficit targets.
    07/26/2014 - 11:45 pm | View Link
  • UK economy finally above pre-crises levels, Eurozone shows signs of recovery
    Other countries like the the Eurozone and Germany showed slight recovery in its manufacturing and services activities which could hint a strong start to the third quarter, despite concerns over the Ukraine crisis depressing new orders. Data released last ...
    07/25/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • Post-Eurozone Crisis: Greek Entrepreneurship Starts To Flourish
    Focus on tech A global business support organisation, Endeavor operates in 20 countries, identifying and supporting high-impact entrepreneurs from sectors that include retail, financial services, energy, healthcare, tourism, and technology. Haris ...
    07/25/2014 - 6:13 am | View Link
  • Eurozone: Rebound of the PMIs
    Across countries, growth appears to be accelerating in Germany and in the countries on the periphery, while doubts about the continuing recovery in France persist, despite the improvement According to the press release from Markit, the improved confidence ...
    07/25/2014 - 2:27 am | View Link
  • Eurozone public debt surges
    The embattled economies of southern European nations accounted for much of the increase. The collective debt of countries sharing the euro currency edged up in the first three months of the year, following half-year gains along the bloc's weaker periphery ...
    07/24/2014 - 12:00 pm | View Link
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  • Eurozone
    The Eurozone , officially called the euro area, is an economic and monetary union (EMU) of 18 European Union (EU) member states that have adopted the euro (€) as ...
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  • Enlargement of the eurozone
    The enlargement of the eurozone is an ongoing process within the European Union (EU). All Member states of the European Union, except for Denmark and the United ...
    07/27/2014 - 5:34 am | View Website
  • Euro area
    Introduced in 1999, the euro is the single currency shared by 18 of the European Union's member states. These countries make up the euro area, also known as the eurozone.
    07/27/2014 - 2:42 am | View Website
  • List of Eurozone Countries | Eurozone Nations | Eurozone ...
    The eurozone is an Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) of 17 European Union (EU) member states that have adopted the euro (€) as their common currency.
    07/27/2014 - 2:28 am | View Website
  • Euro crisis latest news, commentary and analysis from the ...
    Euro crisis latest news and analysis on the euro debt crisis and possible financial contagion in eurozone
    07/26/2014 - 6:43 pm | View Website
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