Showing posts with label Belgium. Show all posts
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Thursday, March 7, 2013

Belgian Finance Minister Quits Over Banking Dispute


Steven Vanackere


http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/03/05/belgium-financeminister-idUSL6N0BX5V920130305

Belgian finance minister quits over banking dispute

By Robert-Jan Bartunek and Ben Deighton

BRUSSELS, March 5 (Reuters) - Belgium's finance minister resigned on Tuesday and his party hurriedly appointed a lawyer and university professor to succeed him ahead of imminent talks on further austerity savings.