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Roddy Thomson

Roddy Thomson

    EU ponders debt relief as a 'signal of change' for Arab states
    EU ponders debt relief as a 'signal of change' for Arab states
    European governments have opened the way for a radical offer of "debt relief" for Arab North African and Middle Eastern neighbours, EU and...
    EU begins its ambition to rewrite eurozone budgets
    EU begins its ambition to rewrite eurozone budgets
    Europe on Wednesday starts down a road to far-reaching legal changes that would see the EU police budgets before they pass domestic lawmakers, a...
    Europe digs ever deeper debt hole
    Europe digs ever deeper debt hole
    Europe is digging an ever-deeper hole as it vows to resolve the euro zone crisis, experts said on Sunday as Greece readies for a pivotal week of...
    Demonstrations amid ongoing euro zone debt fears
    Demonstrations amid ongoing euro zone debt fears
    A mass anti-austerity protest, called by unions, took to the streets on Saturday, as European Union (EU) ministers cut short talks on the euro zone...
    Recession ends across Europe
    Recession ends across Europe
    Europe's deepest recession since World War II officially ended on Friday when the world's biggest trading bloc joined Japan and the United States...
    Europe ups G20 ante with bonus 'clawback' deal
    Europe ups G20 ante with bonus 'clawback' deal
    A bid to jolt United States President Barack Obama into agreeing a future "clawback" of excessive bankers' bonuses at next week's G20 summit...