Posts Tagged ‘prime-minister’

Germany’s Merkel Says Euro Bond Dispute Settled

Thursday, December 16th, 2010

Angela Merkel said she had settled a dispute between her and Luxembourg’s Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker over euro zone bonds.

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Germany’s Merkel Says Euro Bond Dispute Settled

Irish Prime Minister: Budget Plans Are Already in Place

Saturday, November 20th, 2010

As Irish and European officials engaged in tense talks over the terms of a multibillion dollar rescue package, Ireland’s Prime Minister Brian Cowen sais its low corporate tax rate and four-year budget plan, the New York Times reports.

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Irish Prime Minister: Budget Plans Are Already in Place

UK’s Cameron Seeks to Bolster Trade Ties With China

Sunday, November 7th, 2010

Prime Minister David Cameron leads a heavyweight group of British politicians and business chiefs on a visit to China this week which will focus squarely on expanding trade ties with the world’s second-largest economy.

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Japan’s Kan Says Huge Public Debt Unsustainable

Friday, October 1st, 2010

Japan’s prime minister warned on Friday that the country’s fiscal situation was unsustainable given its huge public debt, and called for multiparty tax reform talks as he struggles with a fragile economy and a divided parliament.

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Japan’s Kan Says Huge Public Debt Unsustainable

Obama Tells UK No Hard Feelings over BP Oil Spill

Saturday, June 12th, 2010

The British government says President Barack Obama has reassured Prime Minister David Cameron that his frustration over the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is not an attack on Britain.

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Greece Hints It Might Need Aid If Markets Remain Skeptical

Saturday, April 10th, 2010

Euro zone finance ministers will hold talks on Sunday to detail how a safety net for Greece would work  as Greece’s prime minister indicated Athens may use the mechanism if necessary.

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Greece Hints It Might Need Aid If Markets Remain Skeptical