Publication: EUobserver

First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Draghi warns eurozone leaders on recession 'relapse'

BRUSSELS - European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi on Friday (24 October) gave a stark warning to eurozone leaders about the risk of a "relapse into recession" unless they agree on a "concrete timetable" of reforms and spur investments."The eurozone ... [Published EUobserver - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

UN welcomes EU climate deal

Brussels - The UN on Friday (24 October) welcome the climate and energy deal agreed by EU leaders at a summit in Brussels.The agreement “provides valuable momentum towards the Paris 2015 global climate agreement” and “opens the door to greater ambition ... [Published EUobserver - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

[Ticker] Report: 25 banks to fail ECB stress tests

TickerToday @ 20:07By EUOBSERVERAbout 25 eurozone banks failed the European Central Bank's financial-health checks, according to a senior official quoted by the Wall Street Journal. More than half of those banks did take steps to clean up their balance ... [Published EUobserver - Oct 24 2014]
Entities: Bank
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 25 2014 - 1 reports

[Ticker] European bank stress tests to reveal small problems: report

TickerToday @ 08:59By EUOBSERVERThe European Central Bank's stress test of 130 eurozone banks and 20 non-eurozone banks is to be published Sunday. The banks need about €10 billion in total, which would be easy for the sector to absorb, analysts told the ... [Published EUobserver - Oct 24 2014]
Entities: Bank, Stress Test
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 25 2014 - 3 reports

Cameron vows to reject €2 billion EU bill

BRUSSELS - UK prime minister David Cameron vowed to oppose "in every way possible" the extra €2.1 billion EU budget bill, which he said was 'completely unjustified and unacceptable', as the row dominated the second day of the leaders' summit in Bruss ... [Published EUobserver - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Van Rompuy and Barroso leave EU stage with porcelain plates

BRUSSELS - Herman Van Rompuy and Jose Manuel Barroso said goodbye to EU leaders on Friday (24 October) after attending their final summit as presidents of the EU council and commission.For the Belgian Van Rompuy it marks almost the end of an almost 5-year ... [Published EUobserver - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

[Ticker] Renzi contradicts Cameron on 'lethal weapon' quote

TickerToday @ 18:09By EUOBSERVERItalian Prime Minister Renzi said he "never used the term lethal weapon" in reference to the extra payments to the EU budget Italy and Britain have to pay, as quoted by British PM Cameron earlier that day. "I talked about ... [Published EUobserver - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Hungary's Orban stonewalls US corruption allegations

BRUSSELS - Hungary is demanding the US hand over evidence after the Americans placed an entry ban on six officials close to Viktor Orban’s government last week.The Hungarian prime minister in Brussels on Friday (24 October) told reporters that his country ... [Published EUobserver - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Cyprus seeks harsh EU statement on Turkey

BRUSSELS - Nicosia persuaded EU leaders at the summit in Brussels on Thursday (23 October) to criticise Turkey for violating its economic zone and sovereignty.“We are convinced that, without a strong collective message, Turkey will continue escalating ... [Published EUobserver - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Renzi stirs up EU row ahead of eurozone meeting

BRUSSELS - Eurozone leaders are meeting on Friday (24 October) to discuss the issue of public deficits and debt, as France and Italy are in breach of the EU rules.Ahead of the meeting, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi stirred up a row with outgoing ... [Published EUobserver - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 3 reports

[Ticker] Soros: EU has lost its way

TickerToday @ 09:00By EUOBSERVER"Europe is facing a challenge from Russia to its very existence," philanthropist George Soros warns in an article, entitled “Wake Up, Europe” , in the New York Review of Books. The EU in general, and the eurozone in particular, ... [Published EUobserver - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

[Ticker] Ice-cold relations inside the ECB: report

TickerToday @ 09:01By EUOBSERVERRelations between European Central Bank president Mario Draghi and German Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann have almost broken down, according to a Reuters Insight report. Weidmann's predecessor Axel Weber and ECB board ... [Published EUobserver - Oct 24 2014]

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"The eurozone is at a critical stage, the recovery has lost its momentum, confidence is declining, unemployment is high. Commitments were made but often words were not followed by deeds" Draghi told the 18 leaders of eurozone countries who gathered for a special meeting at the end of a regular EU summit in Brussels
"Politics is a rough trade" he noted but said he had been given loyalty and respect by colleagues. "I am leaving with the feeling that I have done all that I could."
"How can you sleep under your Nato Article 5 blanket at night while pushing ‘illiberal democracy’ by day; whipping up nationalism; restricting free press; or demonising civil society?,” she said."
...lethal weapon" in reference to the extra payments to the EU budget Italy and Britain have to pay, as quoted by British PM Cameron earlier that day. "I talked about technocrats and bureaucracy, this is no lethal weapon" Renzi said

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