Keyword: Mario Draghi

Eurozone ministers upset by broken French budget promises

Ministers from countries who have carried out major budget cuts said to be 'very unhappy' with French failure to meet deadlines.

France steps up campaign to weaken euro

Led by prime minister Manuel Valls, ministers insist that eurozone political leaders should take up exchange rate issue and not leave it to ECB.

ECB's Draghi: France must pursue economic reforms

Central bank boss says France has made 'big efforts' but competitiveness is 'insufficient' and country is over reliant on tax hikes to cut deficits.

Hollande, Monti meet at start of critical week for euro

Italian PM Mario Monti and French President François Hollande meet ahead of critical ECB initiative to save the euro to be unveiled Thursday.