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Artist or CreatorMartin Rowson
Title or CaptionSo who asked Mr. Growth and Stability then?
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Published byThe Guardian
Date08 Jun 2012
FormatDigital
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Person DepictedKing; Mervyn A. (1948-)
Osborne; George (1971-)
Cameron; David (1966 Oct. 9-);
Merkel; Angela (1954-)
Napoleon I (1769-1821); Emperor of the French
NotesNews: "George Osborne should slow down his radical programme of financial reform or risk failure, the treasury select committee warns today. The chancellor's financial services bill, which hands the power to supervise financial institutions back to the Bank of England and creates a regulatory body to protect savers, is about to move to the House of Lords. The cross-party committee of MPs, chaired by the Conservative Andrew Tyrie, has secured a number of amendments to the bill. But today it takes the unusual step of publishing a report detailing the changes it believes must be made if the bill is to fix the shortcomings that led to the 2008-09 financial crisis. .... " The Guardian
News: "Britain yesterday threatened to wield its EU veto for the second time in less than a year if eurozone leaders draw up a rescue plan for the single currency that threatens British interests in the European single market. As EU leaders embark on a month of intensive negotiations - at next week's G20 summit in Mexico and at an EU summit at the end of June - David Cameron declared in Berlin before meeting Angela Merkel that Britain accepts the need for deeper integration within the eurozone. But Cameron made clear that Britain would fight to defend its interests at the EU summit in Brussels at the end of the month when eurozone leaders are likely to table a package of measures to shore up the single currency. These are likely to include moves towards a banking union. .... " The Guardian
Subjectseuros
whips
Germany
prime ministers
UK
Chancellor of the Exchequer
Bank of England
European Union
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