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US Treasury Secretary meets newly elected Spanish PM

12-08-2011 09:53 BJT

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US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner has met the newly elected Spanish Prime Minister , as part of his whirlwind trip through Europe.

The meeting with Mariano Rajoy Brey comes ahead of Friday’s summit of European leaders that could yield a plan for resolving the current economic crisis.

Earlier in the day, Geithner was in Paris to meet with French Finance Minister Francois Baroin.

US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner has met the newly elected Spanish Prime
Minister , as part of his whirlwind trip through Europe.

On Tuesday, he began his three-day trip with meetings in Germany with Mario Draghi, the new head of the European Central Bank, and with German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble.

Geithner will end his trip with a stop in Italy for talks with its new Prime Minister, Mario Monti.

 

Editor:Zhang Rui |Source: CNTV.CN

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