European Leaders Agree to Spanish Bailout, Will Ready €30 Billion This Month

0 Posted by - July 10, 2012 - Career & Business, Conspiracies & Scandals, Economics, Foreign Affairs

zx500y290 851077 300x174 European Leaders Agree to Spanish Bailout, Will Ready €30 Billion This MonthEuro area finance ministers agreed early Tuesday on the terms of a bailout for Spain’s troubled banks, saying that €30 billion ($36.88 billion) can be ready by end of this month.

The finance ministers for the 17 countries that use the euro as their official currency will return to Brussels on July 20 to finalize the agreement, having first obtained the approval of their governments or parliaments, eurozone chief Jean-Claude Juncker said early Tuesday morning

As part of the agreement with Spain, finance ministers from all 27 European Union countries are expected Tuesday to approve a one-year extension, until 2014, of Spain’s deadline for achieving a budget deficit of 3 percent.

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