Posts Tagged ‘Portugal’

Portugal revises growth forecast

LISBON: Portugal’s prime minister said Saturday he anticipated better-than-expected economic performance in 2011, but that the outlook for 2012 was gloomier than previously forecast, Dow Jones Newswires reported. View full post on Business Stories

Some 300,000 protest job insecurity in Portugal

LISBON : Upwards of 300,000 people took to the streets in Lisbon and other Portuguese cities on Saturday to protest job insecurity, responding to an initiative launched on the Facebook social network. View full post on Business Stories

Share Prices Of British Banks Dip On News Of Call For Irish Election

AHN News Staff Dublin, Ireland, United Kingdom (AHN) – British banks lost a lot of money Tuesday because of the news that the Green party called for a general election in Ireland by end of January. The call for election sparked fears that the government of Prime Minister Brian Cowen might collapse before the $105 […]