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  1. Eurozone's consumer prices drop 0.6% amid weak growthRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | The China Post

    Falling prices sent another worrying signal about the eurozone economy just before the European Central Bank starts a 1 trillion euro stimulus effort. Consumer prices fell 0.6 percent in the 12 months to January, accelerating the 0.2 percent annual drop in December.

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  2. Us GDP growth slower than UkRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Chardandilminsternews.co.uk

    ... spiral of falling prices. The latest figures were seen as justifying the recent decision by the European Central Bank (ECB) to unleash a 1.1 trillion euro (A 830 million) stimulus programme to revive the moribund eurozone economy. Europe is also ...

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  3. Greece shuns debt talks with troikaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | BBC News

    ... agreed in 2010 with the "troika" - the European Commission, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and European Central Bank (ECB). The current programme of loans ends on 28 February. There are still a 1.8bn of funds that could be disbursed to Greece if ...

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  4. US stock markets move lower on mixed US economic dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMC-TV Memphis

    ... showing eurozone consumer prices fell 0.6 percent in the year to January. The report comes as the European Central Bank is about to launch an aggressive stimulus program to push inflation higher. In Europe, France's CAC 40 was down 1 percent and ...

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  5. Europe hints at Greek bailout extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | WAPI-AM Birmingham

    ... will struggle to pay its bills and its banks could be cut off from a crucial lifeline provided by the European Central Bank. That could ultimately force Greece out of the euro, a scenario neither the new government nor its creditors want. A senior ...

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  6. US gross domestic productRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Richmond and Twickenham Times

    ... spiral of falling prices. The latest figures were seen as justifying the recent decision by the European Central Bank (ECB) to unleash a 1.1 trillion euro (A 830 million) stimulus programme to revive the moribund eurozone economy. Europe is also ...

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  7. Oil markets mixed on U.S. GDP numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | UPI

    ... office said Friday. Negative inflation in the European economy follows last week's decision from the European Central Bank to launch a bond-buying initiative . Beginning in March, the ECB said it would purchase bonds valued at more than $65 billion ...

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  8. Deflation Arrives In Germany, Putting Europe's Largest Economy At RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Breitbart.com

    ... the deflation report supports the case for "last week's landmark quantitative easing package from the European Central Bank," which was opposed by the German members of the ECB. Their argument was that Germany should reduce its debt, rather than ...

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  9. Greece Sets Up Cash Crunch for March Telling EU Bailout OverRead the original story

    36 min ago | The Washington Post

    ... of deflation and unsustainable debt." The standoff could see Greek banks effectively excluded from European Central Bank liquidity operations and the government with no source of funding, having rejected EU aid while still shut out of international ...

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  10. Jobless rate drops to 12.9% in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | ANSA.it

    ... energy costs, which dropped by 8.9% in January. The report provides further justification for the European Central Bank as it presses ahead with its controversial quantitative easing plan to boost growth and inflation towards a 2% target. Eurostat ...

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  11. A Greek Burial for German AusterityRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Project Syndicate

    ... The euro, as the SNB's move implied, remains as fragile as ever. And the subsequent decision by the European Central Bank to purchase more than a 1 trillion ($1.14 trillion) in eurozone governments' bonds, though correct and necessary, has dimmed ...

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  12. Eurozone deflation accelerates to record low in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Bangkok Post

    Eurozone consumer prices fell by a record 0.6% in January, confirming deflation could be taking hold for the long term, EU data showed Wednesday. The drop in eurozone consumer prices in January follows a historic decision by the European Central Bank last week to launch a 1.14-trillion-euro bond-buying spree to drive up inflation The drop from minus 0.2% in December appears to back the European Central Bank's decision last week to launch a bond-buying spree to drive up prices.

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  13. Trouble's coming, but no-one knows whenRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | MoneyWeek

    ... of oil falling below $50? Almost none. It was just unthinkable. And here's another one: who saw the European Central Bank (ECB) picking up the Fed's quantitative easing (QE) burden? Well, quite a few people, probably. But as you'll recall, the Fed ...

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  14. US stock markets edge lower on mixed US economic dataRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Cybercast News Service

    ... showing eurozone consumer prices fell 0.6 percent in the year to January. The report comes as the European Central Bank is about to launch an aggressive stimulus program to push inflation higher. In Europe, France's CAC 40 was down 0.3 percent and ...

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  15. Global Markets-Dollar set to end month with record run; U.S. GDP data weighs on stocksRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    ... decline. European shares have been lifted recently by expectations that a bond-buying program by the European Central Bank will help the region's economic recovery, while U.S. stocks have been hit by falling oil prices and concern about weak ...

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  16. After the Greek elections, gathering storm clouds over AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Hill

    ... is not about to make the major U-turn in policies that is required for Greece to continue enjoying European Central Bank and International Monetary Fund backing. Over the past three days, Greek bank stocks lost more than 25 percent of their value, ...

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  17. Qatar Finance Minister Ali Sheriff Al Emadi, poses for a photo in...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... raise the risks of an extended drop in prices, which can hurt growth for years, and come as the European Central Bank is about to launch an aggressive stimulus program to push inflation higher. JAPAN GLIMMER: Japan's industrial output edged higher ...

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  18. Eurozone Consumer Prices Fall SharplyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

    Consumer prices in the eurozone fell more sharply and more broadly in January, heightening the risk of a slide toward deflation that the European Central Bank hopes to halt and then reverse through its new bond-buying program. The European Union's statistics agency said on Friday that consumer prices were 0.6% lower than in January 2014, having fallen 0.2% on an annual basis in December.

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  19. Eesti Pank may begin to buy bonds of state-owned companiesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    Although the so-called money printing program announced by the European Central Bank last week includes government bonds, it is not excluded that Estonian central bank Eesti Pank could buy bonds of state-owned companies, Eesti Energia and Elering, in the framework of it, LETA/Postimees writes.... Read more...

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  20. FOREX-Dollar mixed after disappointing headline Q4 U.S. GDPRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    ... Market positioning against the euro has built up over the last six months in expectation that the European Central Bank would embark on aggressive monetary easing policies. That scenario played out last week when the ECB announced a 1 trillion-euro ...

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