Ajax loader
By using our website, you agree to our use of cookies as described in Cookie Policy.

Can't find what you're looking for?

 

Be sure to Sign in to see all available content.

 

If you don't have an account, Register here.

Search results for:

PORTUGAL-BAILOUT/
RTR2Y7OB
February 21, 2012
Carnival revellers wear targets with portraits of Portuguese Prime Minister Passos Coelho (R) and Madeira...
Torres Vedras, Portugal
Carnival revellers wear targets with portraits of Portuguese PM Coelho and Madeira Island Regional President...
Carnival revellers wear targets with portraits of Portuguese Prime Minister Passos Coelho (R) and Madeira Island Regional President Alberto Joao Jardim at the Torres Vedras parade February 21, 2012. The Portuguese have mostly quietly accepted reforms in the labour market, soaring unemployment and cuts to welfare to rein in their debt mountain - but calls to cancel the centuries-old tradition of carnival went a step too far. The government tried, in the name of austerity imposed by international lenders, to force the end of Tuesday's public holiday but the country effectively shut down all the same as the Portuguese refused to go without their pre-Lent festival.
REUTERS/Jose Manuel Ribeiro (PORTUGAL - Tags: SOCIETY BUSINESS POLITICS)
Sort by
Display
Items per page
Page
of 1