LONDON (Reuters) - When British finance minister George Osborne told Chinese students his daughter studied Mandarin during a visit to Beijing in 2013, it was a clear personal bid to heal strained ties.
Russia's finance minister should continue discussing an additional loan to Ukraine with the International Monetary Fund, according to Vladimir Putin.
Irish budget: Michael Noonan expected to announce cuts in personal taxation By John Campbell BBC News NI Economics & Business Editor 13 October 2015 From the section Europe Image copyright Brian Lawless Image caption Finance Minister Michael Noonan is expected to announce a cut in personal taxation in Tuesday’s budget The Republic of Ireland’s finance […]
Authored by Carmen Reinhart, originally posted at Project Syndicate, As central bankers and finance ministers from around the globe gather for the International Monetary Fund’s annual meetings here in Peru, the emerging world is rife with symptoms of increasing economic vulnerability. Show More Summary
Brazil: Finance Minister Joaquim Levy declared his intent to stay in his post despite a political and popular backlash against President Dilma Rousseff’s austerity plans for the economy. Haiti: U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon hasShow More Summary
Over the weekend, thousands of the world’s finance ministers and central bankers from 188 countries of the world gathered in Lima, Peru, for the annual meetings of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund. The two United Nations groups focus on long-term economic development and macroeconomic issues, respectively. Show More Summary
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Now is not the right time for the United States to raise interest rates, given the global economic situation, China's Finance Minister Lou Jiwei said in an interview published in the China Business News on Monday. Show More Summary
LIMA (Reuters) - Brazilian Finance Minister Joaquim Levy told Reuters on Saturday that President Dilma Rousseff backed his policies, and he intends to stay on the job as long as needed to put the books in order and pull the economy out of its slump.
Finance Minister Natalia Yaresko considers a $40 billion assistance program from the IMF not enough to guarantee Ukraine’s economic stability in the long-term.
Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said that Russia will not cut budget funds allocated for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Serbian Finance Minister Dusan Vujovic said that a Serbian economic and financial mission will visit Russia at the end of this month.
Colombian Finance Minister Mauricio Cardenas said that Colombia could provide greater exports to Russia to further benefit the two countries’ positive trade relations.
Chilean Finance Minister Rodrigo Valdés said that TPP free trade agreement will not impact Chile’s trade relations with Russia.
David Hall of the Irish Mortgage Holders Organisation says that Budget 2016 can help the 10,000 families currently facing repossession in Ireland. Today he outlines a simple but efficient means by with Finance Minister Michael Noonan could resolve this issue and prevent another surge in Ireland’s homelessness figures. For the past six years banks have more...
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Athens plans to extend the single property tax (ENFIA) to the real estate that Greek nationals own overseas, Greece’s Deputy Finance Minister Tryfon Alexiadis said Wednesday.
A monumental proposal for global tax reform will be presented at the G20 Finance Ministers meeting in Lima, Peru, later this week. That’s when the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) will present its final Base...Show More Summary
Good morning! Here's what you need to know. Greece is on track to meet its economic reform goals. The chairman of euro zone finance ministers, Jeroen Dijsselbloem, said he believed Athens was serious about implementing the changes necessary before European creditors can pump in more money to recapitalize Greek banks New clashes erupted in Israel. Show More Summary
EU members finish deciding on dozens of reforms to be implemented by Greece to unlock $96bn loan deal.
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said on Sunday that it was necessary to limit the number of people coming to Europe, which is dealing with record inflows of people fleeing from war and poverty in the Middle East, Africa and elsewhere.