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Press TVLatest from IranPress TVGermany's finance minister says Greece may leave the 19-member eurozone if the administration in Athens fails to clinch a final agreement with its international creditors. Speaking in an exclusive interview with German-language Austrian public ...and more »
Posted on 13 March 2015 | 11:55 am
S&P Keeps Greece on CreditWatch Negative
StreetInsider.comS&P Keeps Greece on CreditWatch Negative Following Eurogroup Agreement ...StreetInsider.com24, 2015, agreement in principle between Greece and the Eurogroup (the 18 other eurozone finance ministers) on the extension of the Master Financial Assistance Facility Agreement until end of June 2015 has not addressed how Greece's funding needs will ...S&P keeps Greece rating on "CreditWatch negative"ReutersS&P: Greece's Ratings Remain on Credit Watch NegativeNasdaqall 6 news articles »
Posted on 13 March 2015 | 9:59 am
If Greece Embraces Uncertainty, Innovation
blogs.hbr.org (blog)If Greece Embraces Uncertainty, Innovation Will Followblogs.hbr.org (blog)Greece tops this index of uncertainty-avoidance across all countries, scoring 100 out of 100. Greeks' high level of discomfort in ambiguous situations creates at least two effects. First, they are less likely to take risks – which means they are ...
Posted on 13 March 2015 | 6:39 am
Germany Urges Greece to Honor Commitment -
Wall Street JournalGermany Urges Greece to Honor CommitmentWall Street JournalBERLIN—Germany wants Greece to stay in the eurozone, but it is now in the hands of the government in Athens to honor its commitment to overhaul its economy, senior German government officials have said. “The goal of the German government, the ...Majority of Germans say Greece should leave euroRTE.ieLanguage of Greek Crisis Shifts From Financial Jargon to HumiliationNew York TimesEurogroup's Dijsselbloem: Greece shouldn't blame Germany for its problemsReutersIndependent Online -Middle East Eyeall 152 news articles »
Posted on 13 March 2015 | 6:02 am
The German government is discussing whether
Business InsiderThe German government is discussing whether Greece should be cut from ...Business InsiderWhen pressed by Austrian reporters on whether there could be a "Grexident" — an accidental series of events that could lead to Greece's leaving the euro — Schaeuble said Greece's future would be determined by Greek authorities "and since we do not ...and more »
Posted on 13 March 2015 | 4:15 am
Pressure rises on Greece as savers drain
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek bank deposits dropped by more than 7.5 billion euros ($8.2 billion) in February, ramping up pressure on the country's teetering financial system as its government scrambles to reach a deal with creditors within days.
Posted on 26 March 2015 | 10:19 am
Greece prepares reforms, eyes deal with euro
By Lefteris Papadimas and Karolina Tagaris ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece will present measures to boost tax revenues and encourage investors as part of a reforms list aimed at reaching a deal with lenders early next week to unlock aid, the government said on Thursday. After talks with EU leaders including German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the past week, Athens said it would present a package of ...
Posted on 26 March 2015 | 10:11 am
Greece 'in a corner' as Europe
Greece's last-ditch attempt to get desperately-needed funds from its euro zone neighbors failed on Wednesday, but the country appears optimistic.
Posted on 26 March 2015 | 4:07 am
Greece to start bailout technical talks
Greece has agreed to start urgent talks on extending its bailout after being warned not to waste time.
Posted on 26 March 2015 | 3:21 am
Greece fails in bid for early cash release
Greece failed to secure a quick cash payment from the euro zone rescue fund, raising pressure to deliver a reform program within days.
Posted on 25 March 2015 | 5:39 pm
Greece Hurries to Hammer Out Policies to
Greece is hurrying to compile a list of economic overhauls that satisfies its creditors and secures desperately need bailout aid, as it runs increasingly low on cash and debt payments loom. Key officials in Greece’s new government, led by the leftist ...
Posted on 26 March 2015 | 2:57 pm
How Putin is making Greece's Nazi problem
It’s not just Greece’s economy that’s keeping the country’s neo-Nazi party afloat. Russia may also have a hand in the party’s continued relevance. The Golden Dawn, otherwise known as Chrysi Avgi, rose from obscurity in 2012, when it won 18 seats ...
Posted on 26 March 2015 | 2:28 pm
Monday Deadline for Greece
57:39 - BCS Asset Management Global Equity Portfolio Manager Edmund Shing discusses the suffering in Greece caused by austerity and why the country should have not been allowed to join the EU. He speaks with Caroline Hyde and Manus Cranny on Bloomberg ...
Posted on 26 March 2015 | 6:24 am
Greece maintains claim to 1.2 billion euros
Athens had appealed for the European Financial Stability Facility to return 1.2 billion euros it said it had overpaid when it transferred bonds intended for bank recapitalisation back to the Luxembourg-based fund this month. But euro zone officials agreed ...
Posted on 26 March 2015 | 6:06 am
Greece prepares reforms, eyes deal with euro
After talks with EU leaders including German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the past week, Athens said it would present a package of reforms to its euro zone partners by Monday in the hope of avoiding bankruptcy. "I believe that at the beginning of next week ...
Posted on 26 March 2015 | 3:55 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