Articles by Nick Antonovics

G-8 Focuses on Economic Optimism

  • 19 May 03
  • Reuters
Bereft of a quick fix to ward off recession, the world's leading finance ministers on Saturday voiced confidence in stronger growth and committed to deep-seated reforms for rich and poor regions as the remedy.

Germany Calls Its Deficit 'Huge'

  • 18 October 02
  • Reuters
German Finance Minister Hans Eichel has conceded for the first time that Berlin would be unable to keep its budget deficit below the EU's 3 percent of gross domestic product limit in 2002.

German Unemployment Rises to 9.4%

  • 10 October 01
  • Reuters
Germany's Labor Office chief warned Tuesday that unemployment in Europe's largest economy would overshoot earlier forecasts and pleaded for more state funds as the jobless total resumed its rise in September.

EU Candidates in No Hurry for Euro

Duty Free Shopping Ends in EU

EU Ministers Move On Monetary Policy