Yassou From Athens: Introducing HuffPost
Yassou From Athens: Introducing HuffPost GreeceHuffington PostBut none of the announcements I've made has had as much significance for me personally as what I have to share today: the launch of The Huffington Post in my native Greece. If I veer into some emotional territory (and spoiler alert: I will -- it's in ...The ultimate homecoming: Arianna introduces HuffPost GreeceNewsOK.comall 10 news articles »
Posted on 20 November 2014 | 8:34 am
From Greece, with love - Boston Globe
Boston GlobeFrom Greece, with loveBoston GlobeMaybe Greece really is the cradle of civilization. As someone who majored in Leonard Cohen studies, I've always savored the idyllic Cohen creation myth, set on the Greek island of Hydra. In his mid-twenties, the unfledged Montreal poet found himself on ...
Posted on 20 November 2014 | 6:24 am
A Global Effort for Greece - Huffington Post
A Global Effort for GreeceHuffington PostSince then we have worked with the Greek people on a strategy to create jobs and opportunity in Greece. For those just starting their careers, we have programs like the Fellowship for a New Economy, which is providing crucial training for the next ...
Posted on 20 November 2014 | 5:14 am
12 Gifts Ancient Greece Gave To The World -
12 Gifts Ancient Greece Gave To The WorldHuffington PostIt's easy to forget just how much credit we owe the brilliant minds of ancient Greece. They are responsible for so many of the world's early steps into language, politics, education and the sciences, so it's important to take an occasional, humble look ...and more »
Posted on 20 November 2014 | 4:39 am
Across Greece, One Unemployed Man Is
Across Greece, One Unemployed Man Is Offering Food, Community And ...Huffington PostStarting on January 15 January, O Allos Anthropos will tour Greece, cooking for people in cities across the country. Their goal is to set an example for local communities so that they may continue the effort. default. O Allos Anthropos also has a house ...
Posted on 20 November 2014 | 2:16 am
Greek dilemma: Are new jobs created by gold
The Cassandra mines in Greece's Halkidiki peninsula sat silent for more than a decade, shuttered by a 2003 court order as an environmental hazard.
Posted on 20 November 2014 | 7:30 am
Greece asks tourists to join Elgin Marbles
Athens (AFP) - The Greek government is asking tourists at Athens airport to join the notorious debate over the return of the Elgin Marbles to Greece from London.
Posted on 19 November 2014 | 3:01 pm
Greece asks U.S. to continue sustainment
Richard Tomkins WASHINGTON, Nov. 19 (UPI) -- Greece has asked the United States to continue sustainment support through the Foreign Military Sales program for its F-16 fighters $188 million.
Posted on 19 November 2014 | 11:40 am
Serbia beats Greece 2-0 in friendly
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Serbia beat Greece 2-0 in a lackluster friendly match Tuesday on goals from Radoslav Petrovic and Nemanja Gudelj as the two countries attempted to recover from humiliating home defeats in European qualifying.
Posted on 18 November 2014 | 11:30 am
Greece at odds with EU/IMF lenders in
By Lefteris Papadimas ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece is locked in tough negotiations with its foreign lenders, with "nerves stretched" on both sides, the finance minister warned on Tuesday, raising the temperature as Athens tries to exit an unpopular bailout program. Inspectors from the European Union and the International Monetary Fund were due to return to Greece after the results of the European ...
Posted on 18 November 2014 | 9:35 am
Greece says EU/IMF lenders disagree with
"The (EU/IMF) troika has different estimates," Christos Staikouras told reporters. "They see a fiscal gap for 2015." Greece and its lenders have been at odds over the deficit target - estimated at 0.2 percent next year - and the lenders have urged the ...
Posted on 20 November 2014 | 5:59 pm
Give Greece a Chance
Greece's creditors are testing the country's endurance -- again. If they keep pressing, they could split the euro area apart, which would be a disaster for them as much as for Greece. They need to stop insisting on the impossible, and find a way to relieve ...
Posted on 20 November 2014 | 2:35 pm
Greece to submit contentious budget for 2015
Greece's proposed budget for 2015 has put it at loggerheads again with the "Troika" of international monitors, who are worried the plan will land it with a bigger fiscal gap than forecast. The coalition government led by Antonis Samaras has promised the ...
Posted on 20 November 2014 | 12:48 pm
Is there (sustainable) growth in Greece?
the email address you provided does not seem to be valid. Thus, some reflections about the state of play of the country’s economic prospects are warranted. A mixed picture is emerging, moving between positive sentiment indicators and higher car sales ...
Posted on 20 November 2014 | 5:26 am
Greece and Albania to Cooperate Over Books
During an official visit to Tirana, Albania, Greek Education Minister Andreas Loverdos attended meetings with his Albanian counterpart Lindita Nikolla, Archbishop Anastasios of Tirana, Durres and All Albania, as well as with the President of the Albanian ...
Posted on 20 November 2014 | 4:26 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