Pressed On Bailout, Spain Pledges Reform Timetable

NICOSIA (Reuters) - Spain, deflecting pressure to spell out whether it needs more European financial support, told euro zone finance ministers on Friday it will set clear deadlines for structural economic reforms by the end of the month.

Sections:  news   world   
RELATED ARTICLES
  • US home sales rebound slightly in February
    U.S. home sales picked up slightly in February but remain sluggish due to tight inventories, affordability problems and nasty winter weather. More
  • Dollar rises above 100 yen for 1st time in 4 years
    The dollar has risen above 100 yen for the first time in more than four years as currency traders persist in selling the Japanese currency in reaction to Tokyo's aggressive credit-easing moves. More
  • Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour
    Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
  • Retailers report modest gains for April
    Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
  • US home building is surging, but job growth isn't
    The resurgent U.S. housing market has sent builders calling again for Richard Vap, who owns a drywall installation company. Vap would love to help - if he could hire enough qualified people. "There is a shortage of manpower," says Vap, owner of South Valley Drywall in Littleton, Colo. More
BING SEARCH:
  • Spain deflects bailout talk, pledges reform | Financial Post
    Spain ignores bailout expectations, pledges reform Spain, deflecting pressure to spell out whether it needs more European financial support, told eurozone finance ministers on Friday it will set clear deadlines for structural economic reforms by the end of the month
    07/10/2018 - 7:16 pm | View Website
  • Flash
    "You will have always the EU at your side fully supporting your reform work." The funds would "address in particular the needs of Jordanians that are particularly vulnerable," Mogherini said.
    06/10/2018 - 9:00 am | View Website
  • Macron and Merkel pledge euro reform
    France and Germany have pledged to forge a joint position on euro reform by June, despite German reluctance on deeper monetary union. The French and German leaders made the pledge during French president Emmanuel Macron's visit to Berlin on Thursday (19 April).
    04/20/2018 - 5:21 am | View Website
  • Congo Republic pledges to reform state oil firm as seeks ...
    Spain ES; BI ACCOUNTS. BUSINESS ... Congo Republic pledges to reform state oil firm as ... for a bailout following a steep drop in revenues due to low crude prices ...
    10/18/2017 - 5:32 am | View Website
  • Spain Pledges Reform Timetable, Paves Way For Bailout ...
    The new reform programme will be made public along with the 2013 budget on September 28, the day Madrid will also publish the results of a final stress test of the country’s banking sector. A second official said the measures, if credible, would give a clear indication that Spain was willing to seek aid.
    09/17/2012 - 3:02 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More World News