We have at the moment this year growth of under one percent,
We will have a very tough debate in the second half of 2002,
I do not see any consequences for the euro. Denmark is only 2.7 percent of gross domestic product in the euro zone - that is why the markets have taken it calmly.
I had talks with my American colleague, (Treasury Secretary) John Snow, which created the basis on which the forgiveness of Iraqi debt can be settled mutually in the Paris Club.
Within this framework, the necessary decisions can now be taken in the Paris Club.
With his calm manner, he established people's basic trust in the euro, ... We will remember his personality and what he achieved.
We see that the inflation rate is going down, so that there is a chance that tax reform with its enormous relief in the second half of the year will begin to work,
Anyone who wants to cut taxes on energy as an answer to higher oil prices has already lost, ... You would be opening your national budget to OPEC and the oil industry.