Finance minister insists govt 'very optimistic' about outlook despite weak growth numbers.
If parliament does not accept proposals on restructuring Kiev's debt, a default will be declared, Ukraine's finance minister said.
Finance Minister insists government's plan to boost the economy is working.
The finance minister has retracted a flawed plan to tax foreign fund managers’ past earnings. Jittery global markets may have hastened the truce. Settling similar disputes with Vodafone and Cairn would show the government is belatedly keeping its promise to end “tax terrorism”.
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said on Tuesday that Spain's economic development showed that the euro zone was tackling its crisis well. "Spain is the best example that we've done a lot of things quiteShow More Summary
“Sovereign ministry” is a term used exclusively in the Arab world to indicate ministries that are more important than others. They include ministries of defence, foreign affairs, interior and finance. In this sense, all other ministries – the non-sovereign ones – are by default less important. These include ministries of education, culture, public works, economy, […]
ATHENS (Reuters) - The appointment of Greek bailout negotiator George Chouliarakis to be finance minister in a caretaker government may help assuage some fears that Greece's bailout program could go off track while it prepares for elections.
Finance minister adamant nation's economy is 'trending in the right direction'.
A team of academics took it in turn to roast the larger-than-life former finance minister of Greece.
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu named an interim power-sharing cabinet on Friday, appointing one nationalist and two pro-Kurdish opposition politicians to ministerial posts, but leaving his finance and economy ministers unchanged.
ATHENS -- Greece's former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis may not be taking part in the country's upcoming election, but that doesn't mean he's keeping quiet. Varoufakis told the Australian radio show "Late Night Live" on Thursday...Show More Summary
Via KeepTalkingGreece.com, Varoufakis’ fans get ready! The ex finance minister is preparing to launch a European movement that will develop into a political party. Yanis Varoufakis will push for a Pan-?uropean network for fight austerity. Show More Summary
``"Russia won't participate in Ukraine's debt restructuring," Finance Minister Anton Siluanov told Bloomberg by telephone.''
Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said that Moscow will require Ukraine to repay the whole sum of $3 billion Moscow invested in its Eurobond by the end of 2015.
War-torn Ukraine has reportedly reached a restructuring deal with a group of creditors headed by Franklin Templeton, according to the country’s finance minister Natalie Jaresko. The terms of the agreement call for a 20% writedown and a reprofiling that includes a maturity extension of four years and an across-the-board 7.75% coupon. Show More Summary
According to Minister of Strategy and Finance of South Korea, Seoul promised to complete a number of projects aimed at restoring good relations with Pyongyang.
Old Boys still wield power. But as proven by the Finance Minister's kiboshed Q&A at the Cambridge Club, it's easy to lampoon. The post Joe Oliver and the uncool tyranny of the Old Boy Elite appeared first on Macleans.ca.
"Germany supports Greece" could've been a headline that reflected a good ending to the Greek drama. But this is far from the truth. On August 19, the German Bundestag, on the urgings of Chancellor Angela Merkel and Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble, approved Greece's third, 86-billion-euro bailout package. Show More Summary
Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis described Alexis Tsipras' decision to accept the bailout conditions as a mistake.
By Tristram Sainsbury, a Research Fellow in the Lowy Institute G20 Studies Centre, and Hannah Wurf, a Research Associate in the G20 Studies Centre. Next week, G20 finance ministers and central bank governors will gather for their third meeting during Turkey's presidency. Show More Summary