Very probing questioning from Will Crawley who probes Mairtin O Muilleoir on the matter of a cap which the former Finance Minister seems to answer and then not. This is based on a broad extrapolation of £6.1 million from Scotland’s Gaelic Language Act. He mentions three million down from Foras na Gaeilge that’s already being more...
France's finance minister says a possible PSA Group takeover of General Motors' German subsidiary Opel could help both companies if it doesn't lead to job cuts. The potential move by … Click to Continue »
South Africa's Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan delivers the annual budget in parliament Wednesday as he battles to revive the economy and head off loyalists of the president who seek to oust him. Gordhan, a popular figure in South Africa...Show More Summary
Not many, it seems After the apparent confirmation from Quebec finance minister Carlos Leitão last week that the Quebec government’s gambling agency spent $11 million on Joël Robuchon’s Montreal Casino restaurant, the public reaction...Show More Summary
The Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced that the 7,000 railway stations across the country will be fed with solar power 7,000 Railways Stations In India To Go Solar was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.
European Union finance ministers have agreed to new rules aimed at preventing multinational companies from exploiting differences in tax rates between countries in the EU and those outside the bloc. … Click to Continue »
Hundreds of thousands face starvation in South Sudan's famine, a direct result of the three-year civil war. The question of food security is becoming serious in neighbouring countries too. South Africa's finance minister needs to plug a two-billion-euro hole in the budget. And the world's heaviest woman loses 40 kilos in slightly over a week.
South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said on Monday he sees a "difficult political year" for the ruling African National Congress (ANC) but that he saw "green shoots" of growth in an economy that is barely growing. The ANC has...Show More Summary
Bavaria's 50-year-old finance minister Markus Soeder was previously named by German weekly Der Spiegel as one of the Ten Most Dangerous European Politicians (defined as "every politician who is resorting to cheap populism in order to...Show More Summary
By Erik Kirschbaum BERLIN (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble denied on Sunday that he had said Greece would have to leave the euro zone if it failed to implement economic reforms. Schaeuble said in an ARD television...Show More Summary
The eurozone's 19 finance ministers will try to defuse the risk of another Greek crisis when they meet later in Brussels. Greece remains dependent on bailout loans from its partners … Click to Continue »
Good morning! Here's what you need to know. 1. There won't be Grexit, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schauble said. Germany said that it expects the International Monetary Fund to continue participating in the bailout for debt-stricken Greece, despite the lender's doubts on the issue. 2. Show More Summary
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble denied in an ARD television interview on Sunday that he had said Greece would have to leave the euro zone if it failed to implement reform measures.
Two weeks ago, German finance minister Wolfgang Schauble confirmed Donald Trump's charge that the Euro is far "too low" for Germany, but said he is unable to do anything about it and instead blamed Mario Draghi. “The euro exchange rate is, strictly speaking, too low for the German economy’s competitive position,” he told Tagesspiegel on February 5. Show More Summary
Quebec’s finance minister offered few details about how that money was spent It’s been known for a while that the Montreal edition of multi-millionnaire French chef Joël Robuchon’s Atelier restaurants was likely a pricey affair. Back...Show More Summary
LONDON – Yanis Varoufakis, the outspoken former Greek finance minister, said US President Donald Trump risks stoking a Europe-style debt crisis with his economic plan. "My great concern with Donald Trump is that his economic pronouncements...Show More Summary
I attended a meeting in Belfast on Monday night, no ordinary gathering either. It was a meeting called by Finance Minister and Sinn Féin candidate Mairtín Ó Muilleoir to facilitate a conversation between the Irish language community about the current political situation and the threat it poses and/or the opportunity it presents. Irish language activists more...
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said on Friday the European Union must take on a bigger international role, saying the answer to crises from security to climate change, was to stick together and stop relying on the United States.
The European Union's financial affairs chief is in Greece for talks on the bailout-dependent country's slow-moving negotiations with its international creditors. Pierre Moscovici met Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos Wednesday, … Click to Continue »