BRASILIA, Aug 31- The Brazilian government on Monday for the first time ever sent Congress a budget bill that forecasts a primary deficit and urged lawmakers to help fix a fiscal crisis that threatens the country's investment-grade rating. The deficit projection underscored Rousseff's need to find new sources of revenue as tax collection plummets and she...» Read More
Nigel Farage, UK Independence Party leader says German's patience has finally run out and Alexis Tsipras' political career is over.
Tina Fordham, Citi chief global political analyst, says nobody really wants a "Grexit," but no one know how to resolve the debt problem, either.
Lorenzo Codogno, LC Macro Advisors, and Tom Elliott, deVere Group, discuss bank reforms in Greece.
Tom Elliott, deVere Group international investment strategist, shares his thoughts on how Greece slipped into economic problems and what he is telling clients about investing there.
Lorenzo Codogno, LC Macro Advisors, says the deal on the table is the best for Greece right now.
Lorenzo Codogno, LC Macro Advisors, shares his thoughts on why Greece needs full-fledged reform to restore confidence.
Lorenzo Codogno, LC Macro Advisors, discusses why Greece will likely be given more time to work out a compromise solution on its debt burden. The timetable is tight, says Codogno.
CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses the German perspective on Greece and why they want Greece to be offered a temporary euro exit.
CNBC's Julia Chatterley reports Greece has just 72 hours to implement an entire host of changes to its proposal.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has the latest details on Greece's reform proposal.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on whether creditors are warming to the idea of providing Greece with debt relief.
John Taylor, Stanford University professor discusses the role lenders played in Greece's financial downfall.
Peter Spiegel, Financial Times Brussels bureau chief, shares his thoughts on what's on the table for Greece and whether they will get debt relief.
Meg Lundsager, Wilson Center fellow, shares perspective on the global repercussions of the Greek debt drama, including the role of the IMF and lightening Greece's debt burden.
Former ECB President Jean-Claude Trichet says the changing government in Greece is one of the contributing factors to its economic demise, and hopes the euro zone will continue to do the hard work to stay together.
Former ECB President Jean-Claude Trichet, discusses the implications of the "no" vote on the Greek referendum. Also Trichet shares his thoughts on Greece's new debt plan.
Greece has to present a credible plan, says former ECB President Jean-Claude Trichet, sharing his thoughts on Greece's debt proposals.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports the French are praising the new Greek proposal but Germany remains neutral.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the new Greek plan includes tax hikes, spending cuts and more, but questions remain over concessions in the new proposal.
*Schaeuble concedes Greece needs some debt restructuring. *Greece submits proposals in hopes to secure third bailout. In the latest proposals, Greece has asked for 53.5 billion euros to help cover its debts until 2018, a review of primary surplus targets and "reprofiling" the country's long-term debt.