One Way To Help Greece Recover: Help Greek
ForbesOne Way To Help Greece Recover: Help Greek Companies Obtain FinancingForbesNews about the Greek economy continues on the front page of every major newspaper, as the country continues its six-year struggle to reenergize its economy. On Friday, Eurozone finance ministers will decide whether to release emergency funds to Greece, ...Mythology that blocks progress in GreeceFinancial TimesOn Greece, Europe Bluffs ItselfWall Street JournalWhy investors should give a rat's drachma about GreeceFinancial PostTheStreet.com -Seeking Alphaall 71 news articles »
Posted on 22 April 2015 | 7:49 pm
Why Greece May Be the New Lehman - Politico
PoliticoWhy Greece May Be the New LehmanPoliticoThe risk of a Greek default or exit from the euro begin in Greece: If the left-wing party that runs the new government, Syriza, is discredited, following the discrediting of the old establishment parties, this risks strengthening the fascist ...Greece is rapidly regretting that it welcomed Syriza with open armsIrish Examinerall 6 news articles »
Posted on 22 April 2015 | 7:07 pm
Germany: 'Very limited' hopes for Greece
Salt Lake TribuneGermany: 'Very limited' hopes for Greece dealSalt Lake TribuneAthens • Chances are low that a meeting of eurozone finance ministers on Friday will produce a deal that might unblock urgently needed bailout funds for Greece, Germany said Wednesday. "We are going to Riga with very limited expectations," said German ...and more »
Posted on 22 April 2015 | 10:32 am
Victory for Greece: First big tax dodger
CNNMoneyVictory for Greece: First big tax dodger snaredCNNMoneyThe names were known as the "Lagarde list" because they were given to Greece by International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde in 2010, when she was French finance minister. The French government obtained the list from a former HSBC (HSEA) ...Greece Hauls in Media Mogul Leonidas Bobolas for Back TaxesWall Street Journalall 9 news articles »
Posted on 22 April 2015 | 9:10 am
Bulgaria Says Signs Natural Gas Link Deal
Greek ReporterBulgaria Says Signs Natural Gas Link Deal With Romania, GreeceWall Street JournalLONDON—Bulgaria on Wednesday took a step toward reducing its dependence on Russian energy supplies by agreeing to build a link to natural gas grids in neighboring Romania and Greece, according to a senior government official. “We are finally getting ...Greece, Bulgaria and Romania Agree on Constructing 'Vertical Gas Corridor'Greek ReporterBulgaria-Greece Gas Link to Be Ready by end-2018Novinite.comall 15 news articles »
Posted on 22 April 2015 | 5:41 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
We should let Greece go bankrupt: Ifo's Sinn
Europe needs to allow for bankruptcy within its borders and keeping Greece in the euro zone could be riskier than letting it go, the president of the influential Ifo Institute for Economic Research in Germany told CNBC Monday. Greece, the recipient of two ...
Posted on 26 April 2015 | 8:21 pm
EU Commissioner Moscovici: Greece’s
European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici on Sunday in different interviews with RTL, Le Figaro and LCI, expressed his views over the progress of the negotiations with Greece. As for the eurozone, he said: “We have to ...
Posted on 26 April 2015 | 8:21 pm
Forecasts of an imminent Greek default and possibly Grexit, (Greece exiting the euro) abound. Following the first rule of successful forecasting, no one is willing to put the date and the event in the same sentence. Moreover, while both possibilities ...
Posted on 26 April 2015 | 8:13 pm
Greece’s Plan B Needs Politics Over
Otto Fricke, former chairman of German’s budget committee, discusses the state of Greek debt negotiations and what is needed as part of a compromise by the Greek government. He speaks on “The Pulse.” (Source: Bloomberg)
Posted on 26 April 2015 | 7:56 pm
European markets sink as Greece jitters
Another week, another set of worries about Greece. Although European markets started the day well, that rally faded quickly, with the FTSE 100 falling 0.36 per cent by mid-morning. At the same time, Germany's Dax dropped 0.29 per cent and France's Cac 40 ...
Posted on 26 April 2015 | 7:34 pm
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