Definition of 'eurozone'
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The eurozone crisis has pitted north against south, and creditor nations against those in their debt. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This was partly a result of the eurozone crisis but largely down to the post-crisis weakness in world trade. Times, Sunday Times (2016)That period has included the global financial crisis, the eurozone debt crunch and a collapse in commodity prices. Times, Sunday Times (2017)When a eurozone country experiences an economic shock it cannot devalue its currency to make its exports more competitive, thereby supporting employment. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Greece will not willingly leave the eurozone. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The eurozone is in crisis and this is no time for a referendum. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The eurozone crisis has many causes but a common theme. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The eurozone crisis demands forceful political leadership. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Shock waves are being felt in this country from the eurozone crisis. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It is also benefiting from renewed concern over the eurozone debt crisis. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The intensifying crisis in the eurozone has renewed calls for savers to consider the safety of their savings. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The possibility that a country within the eurozone will get to the brink of defaulting on its sovereign debt remains real. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The concept of penalising small savers for the risky behaviour of banks introduces a new and destabilising element in the eurozone crisis. Times, Sunday Times (2013)With the eurozone and its currency in a hole, investors are now flocking to sterling. The Sun (2014)In the year to the third quarter the eurozone economy expanded 1.6 per cent. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But any financial meltdown in Athens will hit the eurozone and our economy. The Sun (2015)The price of metals such as gold has surged in recent months as investors seek a safe haven from the eurozone debt crisis. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The eurozone debt crisis has damaged British growth prospects. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The talks follow negotiations last month in which eurozone ministers agreed to extend the country's loan facility. Times, Sunday Times (2015)EU leaders admitted for the first time last week that the country might leave the eurozone. Times, Sunday Times (2011)HOPES for a revival in the troubled eurozone economy were boosted yesterday. The Sun (2013)If it looks as though countries with the biggest debt problems will be forced to leave the eurozone, run for cover. Times, Sunday Times (2011)In local currency terms, eurozone property equity returns rocketed by more than 40 per cent. Times, Sunday Times (2015)If Italy fails to improve its competitiveness, it could be forced to leave the eurozone. Times, Sunday Times (2006)There is growing concern that America's economic recovery could be derailed by the eurozone crisis. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Tomorrow's talks follow on from negotiations last month in which eurozone ministers agreed to extend the country's loan facility. Times, Sunday Times (2015)As for the euro, if it became more prominent as a reserve currency, the eurozone would incur net costs. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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