Portugal's Socialist minority government has unveiled a 2017 budget intended to reduce the deficit, but also roll back some austerity measures.
Matteo Renzi says he declined to share a podium with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande as he did not "share their conclusions".
Thousands of protesters have hit the streets of Athens calling on the country’s left-wing government to quit.
Public sector workers went on strike in Belgium on Tuesday in protest at budget cuts and other austerity measures.
Greece passes more austerity measures Syriza MP quits over reforms Hundreds protest outside parliament Greece’s parliament has approved new budget cuts and tax rises ahead of a key eurozone meeting
Greek tax and pension reforms have to be approved by the country's lawmakers on Sunday if Athens is to get the next, previously delayed, tranche of more than five billion euros of bailout cash.
May Day celebrations turned sour in Istanbul as Turkish police fired tear gas and sprayed water cannon at anti-government protesters. They were
Greek farmers continued temporary highway blockages on Friday to protest against the left-led government’s planned pension reforms. Regional farmers
The Greek government’s plans for pension reforms have brought thousands of farmers out on the streets in protests in the north of the country, and in
Greece’s leftist-led government has survived another parliamentary vote on a reform bill demanded by the country’s international lenders. In return
Unemployment in Greece fell slightly in September. Official figures put the rate at 24.6 percent, down a tenth of a percentage point from an upwardly
According to a Spanish government opinion poll, the country’s governing People’s Party is set to win the most seats in this month’s general election
Is Portugal about to take the same path as Greece? That’s the question being asked as the country’s new Socialist government was sworn in promising
Workers in Greece have responded to austerity measures and taken to the streets of Athens. Three separate rallies led to the centre of the city being
On the streets of Athens the crack of tear gas being fired echoed in the city. The clashes erupted between police and anti-austerity protesters many
The troika of international creditors arrive back in Athens to assess Greece’s progress in implementing the third bailout programme and to urge
Greek MPs vote yes to the latest cash-for-reforms deal, but trade union leaders vow to fight to overthrow the measures.