Eurozone facing some tough hurdles early in 2012

Eurozone facing some tough hurdles early in 2012

Flames from a fire set alight in a container by activists of the Frankfurt Occupy movement are seen in front of the European Central Bank and a sculpture of the euro symbol in Frankfurt, Germany. As early as the second week of January, bond auctions in which Italy and Spain need to borrow large amounts of cash will start showing whether the eurozone is finally gaining control of the crisis that has seen Greece, Ireland and Portugal bailed out.
After a turbulent 2011, the 17 countries that use the euro will be quickly confronted in the new year with major hurdles to solving their government debt crisis.

Eurozone facing some tough hurdles early in 2012

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Flames from a fire set alight in a container by activists of the Frankfurt Occupy movement are seen in front of the European Central Bank and a sculpture of the euro symbol in Frankfurt, Germany. As early as the second week of January, bond auctions in which Italy and Spain need to borrow large amounts of cash will start showing whether the eurozone is finally gaining control of the crisis that has seen Greece, Ireland and Portugal bailed out.
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After a turbulent 2011, the 17 countries that use the euro will be quickly confronted in the new year with major hurdles to solving their government debt crisis.
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