A break-up of the euro zone is necessary for Europe's future, the Czech Republic's former president told CNBC on Thursday.
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House prices in large parts of the euro zone fell in the fourth quarter of 2012 adding to the euro zone's economic woes, by both reducing household wealth and future consumption, particularly in austerity-ravaged economies.
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PRAGUE — A number of comments by Americans on social media mistaking the Czech Republic for the country of origin of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects— ethnic Chechen brothers — prompted the Czech ambassador to the United States to act.In a statement posted on the embassy Web site, Petr Gandalovic said "the Czech Republic and Chechnya are two very different entities — the...
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While economists expect the downturn to be short, it illustrates Germany’s vulnerability to the fortunes of its neighbors, who have been suffering the effects of the euro crisis.
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Last time England were in Podgorica Wayne Rooney's moment of madness forced him to miss two Euro 2012 matches. A similar mistake could be disastrous for England with strong opposition waiting in the play-off places.
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The number of people in work in the euro zone fell to its lowest in nearly seven years in the final three months of 2012, a stark illustration of the economic and social price of the bloc's fiscal crisis.
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Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Presenting Bundesbank 2012 results, Jens Weidmann, the bank's chief, said the euro zone crisis, which has eased as a result of ECB funding promises, was not over.
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The number of people holding down jobs in the euro zone fell to its lowest in nearly seven years in the final three months of 2012, official figures showed, a stark illustration of the economic and social price of the bloc's fiscal crisis.
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On a weekend already marred by violent incidents involving football supporters, videos have emerged of another with Bradford City fans and Chesterfield stewards.
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German automaker Volkswagen AG says its net profit increased 41 percent for 2012 to (EURO)21.7 billion ($28.7 billion) on a 21 percent rise in revenues.Volkswagen said in a press release Friday ahead of its full-earnings next month that revenues were up to (EURO)192.7 billion. The number of vehicles delivered worldwide last year by the group topped 9 million for the first...
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