Paschal Donohoe: will be closely watching Tuesday’s meeting of euro zone finance ministers in Brussels. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Proposals to introduce a tax fiercely opposed by Ireland will be discussed by European finance ministers meeting in Brussels next week. Tuesday’s mee(...)

Greek 10-year government bond yields surged more than 30 basis points to 7 per cent after the suspension, their highest level in three weeks, while Athens’s benchmark stock index fell 3.5 per cent

European bailout monitors have suspended planned debt-relief measures for Greece in response to a surprise move by Athens to spend an extra €600 milli(...)