Portugal Jose Socrates

Portugal agrees terms of $78bn bail-out

News Wed 4 May, AT 10:11

Business digest: Targets less strict than anticipated, Socrates calls loan a ‘good agreement’

George Osborne

Osborne capitalises on Portugal bail-out

News Fri 8 Apr, AT 10:43

Business digest: Chancellor says bail-out is evidence that risk to UK is ‘very real’

Portugal Jose Socrates

Portugal asks for bail-out estimated at €80bn

News Thu 7 Apr, AT 11:19

Business digest: Third EU bail-out looms as prime minister Jose Socrates asks for economic rescue

Portugal Jose Socrates

Portugal on brink of bail-out as PM resigns

News Thu 24 Mar, AT 10:31

Business digest: Jose Socrates steps down following defeat of austerity budget proposals