Elisabeth Rudman, head of European financial institutions group at DBRS, says the challenge in Europe and for the Portuguese banks is raising additional capital.
Portuguese investors breathed a sigh of relief that the country's credit rating had not been slashed to junk status as bond yields slip lower.
Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, discusses the effect of monetary policy on inequality, as well as Portugal's economic situation.
Ricardo Mourinho Félix, Portugal's treasury secretary, says his country's credit rating outlook is unlikely to change due to financials stability.
Portugal is confident it will not lose its sole investment grade rating, a top government official told CNBC.
Eurogroup president Jeroen Dijsselbloem discusses Portugal's economic situation.
Portugal's Finance Minister Mario Centeno says the country is committed to stabilizing its financial sector and pushing through structural reforms.
Greece and ungovernable Spain, struggling with jobless rates of 23.5 percent and 20 percent, respectively, are saying enough is enough.
CNBC's Julia Chatterley discusses what look set to be key issues at today's meeting of European economy and finance minsters in Bratislava.
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Portugal's bank recapitalization plan is "another big step towards the stabilization of the Portuguese financial system," the finance minister told CNBC.
Mario Centeno, Portugal's finance minister, tells CNBC that he remains optimistic with regards to his country's economic future.
Mario Centeno, Portugal's finance minister, highlights the importance of his country's 5 billion euro recapitalization plan for ailing bank CGD.
Portugal's bond yield rose sharply for a second straight day, hitting its highest in almost three weeks after a warning on the country's rating.
The European Central Bank's stimulus is eliciting widely different responses across the euro zone.
Education Minister Tiago Brandao Rodrigues and an aide were assaulted at the Olympic lake on Saturday.
European Union finance ministers endorsed sanctions on Spain and Portugal for breaching European rules on budget deficit targets on Tuesday.
Portugal’s finance minister, Mario Centeno says Europe needs to “strengthen the overall banking sector” in light of the upcoming stress tests by the ECB.
European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs, Pierre Moscovici talks about the potential for imposing sanctions on Spain and Portugal, and how the European Commission wants to go about it.
Portugal’s finance minister, Mario Centeno says he doesn't expect financial penalties, after the European Commission said the country had been in violation of budget deficits.