European Crisis

Which Countries Are The Most And Least Corrupt?

CP | David Rising, The Associated Press | Posted 02.03.2013 | Canada Business

BERLIN - The countries worst hit by the European financial crisis are also perceived as being among the most corrupt in the European Union, and those ...

Putting a Human Face on the Euro Crisis

Bessma Momani | Posted 02.14.2012 | Canada Business
Bessma Momani

Let's face it, either we have had resentment or a hint of jealousy toward southern Europeans for their relaxed lifestyle. To no surprise then, many Canadians have holier-than-thou attitudes about the euro crisis. Then, Elsa Fornero reminded me of what the euro crisis is really about: people.

Democracy Not in Store for Eurozone Members

Jeff Cimbalo | Posted 01.31.2012 | Canada Business
Jeff Cimbalo

It's the member states paying in that lose, both by the creation of another huge bureaucracy inside the Union not all have agreed to, and in the knowledge that the Union can effectively now tax them directly, redistribute the money the way finance ministers alone see fit, and call it a bailout.

Carney Says Europe Crisis Is Serious, But Not 2008 Serious

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.14.2011 | Canada

OTTAWA - Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney is making no apologies for speaking out forcefully against European inaction as divisions bubbled to the ...