Politics

Latvian PM sees no deposit outflows: paper

Latvian PM sees no deposit outflows: paper

Published 25/03/2013

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Latvia does not expect Russian depositors to pull money out of its banks following Cyprus's bailout, the Baltic state and euro zone [more…]

Cypriot president threatens resignation in bailout talks

Cypriot president threatens resignation in bailout talks

Published 24/03/2013

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades threatened to resign during a heated exchange with European Union and IMF officials over a rescue package for [more…]

Euro zone meeting on Cyprus delayed for further talks

Euro zone meeting on Cyprus delayed for further talks

Published 24/03/2013

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Euro zone finance ministers delayed by two hours a Sunday evening meeting intended to help Cyprus meet a Monday deadline to avert [more…]

France, Britain fail to win easing of Syria arms ban

France, Britain fail to win easing of Syria arms ban

Published 22/03/2013

DUBLIN (Reuters) - France and Britain failed to persuade the European Union to back their call to lift an arms embargo on Syrian rebels on [more…]

Euro zone finance ministers to meet Sunday on Cyprus: sources

Euro zone finance ministers to meet Sunday on Cyprus: sources

Published 22/03/2013

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Finance ministers from the 17-nation euro zone will hold talks on Sunday about a revised bailout of Cyprus, two euro zone sources [more…]

Cypriot president to go to Brussels if solution found: official

Cypriot president to go to Brussels if solution found: official

Published 22/03/2013

NICOSIA (Reuters) - Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades will travel to Brussels at the weekend if a solution to the country's European Union bailout crisis is [more…]

Eurogroup’s Dijsselbloem says hopes for proposal from Cyprus on Friday

Eurogroup’s Dijsselbloem says hopes for proposal from Cyprus on Friday

Published 22/03/2013

THE HAGUE (Reuters) - Eurogroup head Jeroen Dijsselbloem said on Friday that euro zone finance ministers were focused on keeping Cyprus in the euro zone. [more…]

German Finance Minister says unsure if euro zone finance ministers to meet on Cyprus at weekend

German Finance Minister says unsure if euro zone finance ministers to meet on Cyprus at weekend

Published 22/03/2013

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schauble said on Friday he did not know whether euro zone finance ministers would meet at the weekend [more…]

U.S. pediatricians back gay marriage, adoption rights

U.S. pediatricians back gay marriage, adoption rights

Published 21/03/2013

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Gay and lesbian couples should be able to get married for the health and well-being of their children and families, the [more…]

Euro zone ministers to discuss Cyprus later on Thursday

Euro zone ministers to discuss Cyprus later on Thursday

Published 21/03/2013

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Euro zone finance ministers will discuss an international bailout for Cyprus in a teleconference at 2:00 p.m. EDT on Thursday and will [more…]