Portugal Struggles Against Austerity, Debt
Portugal Might Seek Loan, Not Bailout; Bond Auction Bought Time
Contrary to reports over the weekend, a spokesman for Pedro Passos Coelho, leader of Portugal’s opposition Social Democrats, said that Passos Coelho had not indicated support for a bailout.
Portugal, Ireland Debt Problems Still Haunt Euro Zone
In the midst of turmoil in the Middle East and North Africa and worries over Japan, the euro zone’s debt crisis has not gone away, merely dropped out of the headlines for a bit.