Humiliated Greece eyes Byzantine pivot as
Telegraph.co.ukHumiliated Greece eyes Byzantine pivot as crisis deepensTelegraph.co.ukBoth sides in Greece's drama could still be the ones to blink first (Getty). Restoring electricity is the first order of business in Syriza's "Thessaloniki programme", along with food stamps, a halt to property foreclosures, and a month's extra pension ...Greece's Tsipras Accuses Spain, Portugal Of Anti-Athens 'Axis'Huffington PostExclusive: Tsipras promises meritocracy, transparency for Greece, urges Europe ...euronewsWhat Greece WonNew York TimesWall Street Journal -The Stateall 378 news articles »
Posted on 28 February 2015 | 8:07 am
Why Greece Should Not Switch To Bitcoin -
TechCrunchWhy Greece Should Not Switch To BitcoinTechCrunchIn some discussions about Greece exiting the euro, it has been suggested that Greece should swap the euro for bitcoin. At first glance, bitcoin may appear to be the cure. But if the euro is the problem, switching to Bitcoin would be like trying to cure ...
Posted on 28 February 2015 | 7:01 am
Greece seeks negotiations on ECB bond
ReutersGreece seeks negotiations on ECB bond repaymentReutersThe government of leftist Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras promised to honor all its debt obligations when it struck a deal with the euro zone last week that extended Greece's bailout program for four months. But Athens will get no more money until the ...Greece to seek talks on debt reschedulingKennebec Journal & Morning SentinelAP Interview: Greece's repayments to ECB need discussionU.S. News & World Reportall 114 news articles »
Posted on 28 February 2015 | 2:26 am
What Greece Has to Do Now: Fix Its Economy -
blogs.hbr.org (blog)What Greece Has to Do Now: Fix Its Economyblogs.hbr.org (blog)Greece's creditors have by and large insisted that prior agreements be honored, and told the government that its radical plans for state largesse (let alone debt forgiveness) are off the table. A few verbal tweaks (such as renaming the “Troika ...Financial drama continues to unfold in GreeceShreveport TimesGreece - Act 2 Commences (GREK)Seeking Alpha (registration)all 55 news articles »
Posted on 27 February 2015 | 6:18 pm
Lawmakers (Just Not Greece's) Approve a
New York TimesLawmakers (Just Not Greece's) Approve a Bailout ExtensionNew York TimesAnd the powerful finance minister argued that lawmakers must put aside their differences and accept the controversial four-month extension of Greece's bailout program. Ultimately, lawmakers approved the Greek program on Friday — just not those in Greece.
Posted on 27 February 2015 | 5:00 pm
Greece wants immediate talks with Troika on
Greece asked euro zone countries on Friday for an immediate start of technical talks with international creditors on the first batch of reforms that would help conclude its current bailout program and allow the disbursement of more loans. Until now, it has rejected talks with the three institutions that have supervised it so far -- the European Central Bank, European Commission and the ...
Posted on 6 March 2015 | 12:18 pm
Greece reaches agreement with its Eurozone
On Friday, February 20, Greece (GREK) managed to get an agreement with its Eurozone creditors for a four-month extension on its loan.
Posted on 6 March 2015 | 10:05 am
Greece PM seeks EU talks after European
ATHENS, Greece – Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has requested a meeting with European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker, a government source said Friday, March 6, after Athens got no help from the European Central Bank to address a cash squeeze. (READ: In blow to Greece, ECB restricts banks' access to cash ) "The prime minister called ...
Posted on 6 March 2015 | 8:38 am
Greece sends EU reform list, more hurdles
ATHENS/BRUSSELS, March 6 (Reuters) - Greece sent its euro zone partners an augmented list of proposed reforms on Friday but EU officials said several more steps were required before any release of aid funds to a country that Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says has a noose around its neck. Struggling to scrape together cash and avoid possible default, Athens made a 310 million euro partial loan ...
Posted on 6 March 2015 | 6:52 am
Greece must repay loans in full, bailout
Greece needs to pay back all the money it received from its euro zone partners rather than asking for debt relief, the head of the euro zone's rescue fund was quoted as saying on Friday. Tsipras' demand for a debt cut contradicts the agreement the Eurogroup made on Feb. 20, in which Athens reassured its euro zone partners it would fulfil its obligations to all of its creditors, Regling said.
Posted on 6 March 2015 | 1:29 am
Greece considering hiring students, maids
Investing.com -- Greek leaders appear to be doing everything humanly possible to raise enough revenue to meet the strict demands of its euro zone creditors. Greece's finance ministry is facing a Monday deadline where it must submit a list of reform ...
Posted on 6 March 2015 | 7:53 am
Greece Wants Immediate Talks With Troika on
Greece asked euro zone countries on Friday for an immediate start of technical talks with international creditors on the first batch of reforms that would help conclude its current bailout program and allow the disbursement of more loans. The request marks ...
Posted on 6 March 2015 | 7:46 am
Greece Calls On Housewives, Tourists To
The Greece situation has taken some odd turns since voters went to the polls and elected a government that promised a chicken in every pot. But no one predicted the latest twist in the winding road that has been the Syriza Party’s attempts to navigate ...
Posted on 6 March 2015 | 6:40 am
Eurozone grants bailout extension to Greece
Greece dodges bankruptcy as Eurozone grants bailout extension (Part 10 of 14) (Continued from Part 9) The Eurozone approves bailout extension On Tuesday, February 24, the Eurozone finance ministers approved a four-month extension of Greece’s bailout loan ...
Posted on 6 March 2015 | 6:17 am
Greece to 'hire undercover army of tourist
Athens (AFP) - The Greek government plans to hire an army of amateur tax sleuths -- including tourists -- in a bid to fill the gaping hole in the country's finances, according to an embarrassing leak published Friday. The document, which purports to list ...
Posted on 6 March 2015 | 5:07 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