Photos Show Refuge, But No Respite In Greece
Huffington PostPhotos Show Refuge, But No Respite In Greece As Police Empty Idomeni Refugee CampHuffington PostOnce a forgettable rest stop outside the city of Polykastro in the north of Greece, the local EKO gas station has served for the past several months as a refuge for roughly 1,300 refugees waiting to cross into Macedonia. Most are Syrian, Iraqi and ...and more »
Posted on 27 May 2016 | 2:41 pm
Russian President Vladimir Putin Aims to
Wall Street JournalRussian President Vladimir Putin Aims to Renew Ties During Visit to GreeceWall Street JournalATHENS—In his first visit to a European Union member nation in six months, Russian President Vladimir Putin traveled to Greece on Friday to discuss energy and privatization deals and to strengthen a traditionally close relationship amid continuing ...Putin arrives in Greece with trade and energy deals on tableDeutsche WellePutin Blasts West on First Trip to EU Country This YearABC NewsGreece's Tsipras condemns sanctions against RussiaBBC NewsInternational Business Times -Kathimeriniall 103 news articles »
Posted on 27 May 2016 | 1:27 pm
UN agency urges Greece to find alternatives
UN News CentreUN agency urges Greece to find alternatives for refugees and migrants at 'sub-standard' sitesUN News Centre27 May 2016 – “Seriously concerned” by what it termed sub-standard conditions at several sites in northern Greece where refugees and migrants were evacuated this week from the makeshift site at Idomeni, the United Nations refugee agency today urged the ...Migrants stranded in Greece take to fields to avoid state-run campsReutersRefugees, Migrants Living in Abysmal, Sub-Standard Conditions in GreeceVoice of AmericaUN urges Greece to improve conditions for transferred refugees | ReutersFirstpostXinhua -Kathimerini -Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Internationalall 233 news articles »
Posted on 27 May 2016 | 1:26 pm
So far 16 arrested in Greece in connection
Greek ReporterSo far 16 arrested in Greece in connection with migrant trafficking ringKathimeriniIn collaboration with Europol, Greek police have uncovered two rings operating out of Athens, trafficking undocumented migrants into Northern Europe. So far, 16 foreign nationals have been arrested, along with an undisclosed number in the European ...Police Dismantle International Human Trafficking Network in GreeceGreek Reporterall 3 news articles »
Posted on 27 May 2016 | 9:58 am
Greece Is Kicking Another Can Down the Road
FortuneGreece Is Kicking Another Can Down the RoadFortuneAt a long anticipated meeting of euro-area finance ministers in Brussels this week, officials struck a preliminary deal with Greece to ease the country's debt burden, paving the way for a 10.3 billion-euro ($11.5 billion) aid payout. If Greece's debt ...Greece's Pyrrhic victoryKathimeriniGreece's debt deal is not a game-changerFinancial TimesDebt Restructuring Puts Greece ETF in FocusZacks.comEuropean Council on Foreign Relations -CounterPunch -Salt Lake Tribuneall 72 news articles »
Posted on 27 May 2016 | 9:02 am
What a Difference a Year Makes for Greece
As Greece once again flirts with default, the country’s bonds are trapped in no-man’s land, too risky for most mutual funds and not cheap enough for other investors. Signs of economic recovery under a government supporting budget cuts drew investors like Invesco Asset Management Ltd. and BlackRock Inc. toward the bonds. Many of them are now long gone, as a standoff between Greece’s new anti ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 4:01 pm
Greece says to pay anti-poverty benefits
Benefits promised by Greece's new radical leftist government to support those who have fallen into poverty as the country carries out EU-IMF imposed reforms will be paid beginning in June, an official said Tuesday. Some 30,000 households will receive between 70 and 220 euros ($75 to $235) a month to support their housing costs, while 300,000 will receive a similar amount to subsidise food ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 10:13 am
Greece denies default accusations
Greece denies reports it is preparing to default on its loans if it cannot reach agreement on its bailout terms with international creditors.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 1:59 am
Greece ‘running out of time to secure aid
Greece is not moving fast enough to draw up and implement structural reforms and there is limited time to prevent it running out of cash, European Commission vice president Valdis Dombrovskis said yesterday.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 7:10 pm
Greece, eurozone have 'lots of ground to
Brussels said Monday Greece and its eurozone partners were accelerating their talks but had "lots of ground to cover" before April 20 when Athens must release a list of reforms aimed at unlocking key aid funds. "Right now these discussions are gaining speed but time is running out," Valdis Dombrovskis, the European Commission vice-president for the euro, told Bloomberg TV.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 12:36 pm
What Can Greece Learn From Iceland? -
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Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:57 am
What Can Greece Learn From Iceland?
Aug. 28 -- Central Bank of Iceland Governor Mar Gudmundsson talks with Brendan Greeley about Iceland's capital controls and what Greece can learn from Iceland in handling its credit crisis. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets."
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:57 am
Greece vote set for Sept 20 as Syriza takes
Athens (AFP) - Greece geared up Friday for a snap election next month, with an opinion poll showing the leftist party Syriza ahead despite a wave of defections over the country's massive new bailout. President Prokopis Pavlopoulos signed a decree ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:46 am
The Latest: Migration agency: 332,000
GENEVA (AP) — Here are the latest developments Friday regarding the tens of thousands of migrants trying to reach Europe. 6:50 p.m. According to new figures by the International Organization for Migration, over 332,000 migrants have crossed the ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:39 am
Greece sets vote for September 20 as Syriza
Athens: Greece geared up on Friday for a snap election next month, with an opinion poll showing leftist party Syriza ahead despite a wave of defections over the country's massive new bailout. The state-run ANA news agency said President Prokopis ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:33 am
Council of Europe: Greece could ban Golden
The Council of Europe's commissioner for human rights said Tuesday that Greece has the legal right to ban the far-right Golden Dawn party, the first time an international rights organization has raised the prospect of a ban.
Posted on 16 April 2013 | 3:25 am
Greece holds out hope for 2013 budget target
Greece's finance minister pledged Tuesday to stick with unpopular austerity measures and correct years of profligate state spending, in the hope of securing a budget surplus this year that could pave the way for a new debt reduction deal.
Posted on 15 April 2013 | 12:33 am
Syrian man arrested in Greece with weapons
A senior police official says a Syrian man has been arrested on Greece's northeastern border with Turkey with a large batch of telescopic sights for rifles and shoulder-fired rocket launchers.
Posted on 14 April 2013 | 2:45 pm
Greece charges German with smuggling silver
A German man has been charged with trying to smuggle hundreds of pounds of silver out of Greece, part of a crackdown on the pawnbroker trade flourishing since Athens nearly went broke three years ago.
Posted on 12 April 2013 | 9:04 am
Greece, Germany bicker over war reparations
A long-standing debate over whether Germany still owes Greece war reparations stemming from the Nazi occupation erupted anew Thursday in a spat between Greece's foreign minister and Germany's finance minister.
Posted on 11 April 2013 | 6:12 am
Resolved Question: Why did Macedonia attack
List some reasons why Macedonia attacked Greece
Posted on 26 February 2013 | 3:00 pm
Resolved Question: What happens if Greece
Can someone tell me what the impacts of Greece going bankrupt would be? (on the people and economy). I have cartoon-like images in my mind of the whole country imploding... Obviously I know this won't happen :)
Also, why are they going bankrupt in the first place?
Be as long winded as you like, but please use small/simple words as I'm not an economist/have never studied economics!
Posted on 27 February 2012 | 9:29 am
Resolved Question: What happen to Greece?
I read that Greece is in a financial mess. What did they do to get into that mess? I am thinking; hey, it is Greece. Their government has been around a really long time!
Posted on 14 February 2012 | 6:35 pm
Resolved Question: Whats going on with
why is greeces economy crappy
what made it bad?
who is helping Greece and how are they helping?
how did the EU destroy greece?
Posted on 13 November 2011 | 1:21 pm
Resolved Question: When was Greece founded?
What year was Greece founded, or established?
Posted on 1 November 2011 | 12:11 pm