Germany European Central Bank

November 8, 2012 - 10:32 AM
President of European Central Bank, ECB, Mario Draghi waits for the beginning of a news conference in Frankfurt, Germany, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, following a meeting of the ECB governing council. The bank held off cutting interest rates Thursday even though the economy of the 17 countries that use the euro is in desperate need of a lift. It left its key interest rate unchanged at a record low 0.75 percent at its monthly rate-setting meeting in Frankfurt. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)