At a long anticipated meeting of euro-area finance ministers in Brussels this week, officials struck a preliminary deal with Greece to ease the country’s debt burden, paving the way for a 10.3 billion-euro ($11.5 billion) aid payout. 832 more words
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As Eurozone finance ministers on Tuesday prepare to gather for a meeting to discuss Greece’s bailout, some officials are once again holding out on approving much needed funds to help the financially-troubled country pay off its debts. 665 more words
Greek lawmakers approved tax increases and a new privatization fund on Sunday and freed up the sale of non-performing loans in exchange for much-needed bailout loans and debt relief. 578 more words
My sincere thanks to PE9PE whose very kindly been sending me links. It’s true this is a CB blog most of all as he tells me but we’ve very many amateurs visiting here and it’s important to be inclusive to all tastes and I’m happy to feature such interesting items as the one listed. 175 more words
The streaming content offered by Amazon and Netflix in European Union nations could soon get a lot more, well, European.
The European Commission wants to add companies like Amazon and Netflix to an existing law that ensures national broadcasters dedicate at least 20% of their offerings to European films and TV shows as a way to fend off the intrusion of U.S. 195 more words