Finnish Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen’s unexpected decision to resign lifted Economy Minister Jan Vapaavuori to among the favorites to become the next premier as the ruling parties see no need for early elections.
Finnish Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen announced he will step down as leader of the northernmost euro member to seek a career on the broader European or international stage.
The European Union should conduct regular stress tests on its biggest banks to sustain transparency, Finland’s Finance Minister Jyrki Katainen said.
Finnish Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen urged voters to embrace more moderate policies as he cautioned against the threat to Europe posed by a surge in extremists bent on splitting the euro area.
Finnish Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen said his country may not contribute to a second Greek bailout package if demands for collateral in exchange for new loans aren’t met.