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Greece stocks higher at close of trade; Athens General-Composite up 1.09%

Greece stocks higher at close of trade; Athens General-Composite up 1.09% The best performers of the session on the Athens General-Composite were Autohellas (AT:AUTr), which rose 10.00% or 1.14 points to trade at 11.40 at the close. Meanwhile, Iaso (AT:IASr) added 9.87% or 0.044 points to end at 0.490 and Public Power … Full News here […]

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Eurozone presses Greece on reforms as recession forecast to drag on

Eurozone presses Greece on reforms as recession forecast to drag on Luxembourg (AFP) – Eurozone finance ministers on Monday urged Athens to swiftly implement the tough reforms at heart of its huge bailout as new forecasts showed Greece's economy stuck in recession well into 2016. Full News here – Read more on Yahoo News

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Greece stocks lower at close of trade; Athens General-Composite down 0.27%

Greece stocks lower at close of trade; Athens General-Composite down 0.27% The best performers of the session on the Athens General-Composite were Lykos Inform. (AT:LYKr), which rose 9.56% or 0.05 points to trade at 0.60 at the close. Meanwhile, Creta Plastics (AT:PLAKR) added 6.03% or 0.35 points to end at 6.15 and Euro … Full News […]

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Greece stocks lower at close of trade; Athens General-Composite down 0.27%

Greece stocks lower at close of trade; Athens General-Composite down 0.27% The best performers of the session on the Athens General-Composite were Lykos Inform. (AT:LYKr), which rose 9.56% or 0.05 points to trade at 0.60 at the close. Meanwhile, Creta Plastics (AT:PLAKR) added 6.03% or 0.35 points to end at 6.15 and Euro … Full News […]

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Panathinaikos beats Levadiakos 3-0 to go 2nd in Greece

Panathinaikos beats Levadiakos 3-0 to go 2nd in Greece ATHENS, Greece — Panathinaikos scored three goals in the opening 19 minutes to secure a 3-0 victory over Levadiakos and claim second place in the Greek league Wednesday. Nano fired a free kick through the defenders in the fifth minute, and then set up … Full News […]

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Greece stocks lower at close of trade; Athens General-Composite down 4.96%

Greece stocks lower at close of trade; Athens General-Composite down 4.96% The best performers of the session on the Athens General-Composite were Coca Cola HBC AG (AT:EEEr), which rose 0.67% or 0.13 points to trade at 19.41 at the close. Meanwhile, Folli Follie (AT:HDFr) added 0.47% or 0.11 points to end at 23.75 and Athens … […]

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Positive news from Athens not reflected in Greece talks – Schaeuble

Positive news from Athens not reflected in Greece talks – Schaeuble "The positive news from Athens is not fully reflected in the talks with the three institutions," Schaeuble told a news conference following a meeting of finance chiefs from the Group of Seven industrial nations in Dresden, Germany. (Reporting by … Full News here – […]

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Art among the ruins: can a sculpture show in Athens offer Greece new hope?

Art among the ruins: can a sculpture show in Athens offer Greece new hope? A group of artists stand chatting on the terrace of a grand mansion in the centre of Athens. In the distance lie the ruins of the Acropolis. The view towards it, across the sprawl of the grand gardens, is interrupted by […]

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Greece is trying to squeeze $2.7 billion from public entities before Athens

Greece is trying to squeeze .7 billion from public entities before Athens … Greece hopes to get 2.5 billion euros ($ 2.7 billion) by forcing public entities to lend to the state, giving it enough room to meet its obligations through the end of May, the deputy finance minister said on Wednesday. Shut out of […]

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Washington ready to play role of ‘honest broker’ in Greece debt talks, Athens says [Update]

Washington wishes to play the role of an “honest broker” in Greek government negotiations with the country’s foreign lenders so that Full News here – Latest News

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Greece need ‘national strategy’ on immigration, PM says after meeting EU commissioner

Greece needs a long-term “national strategy” to deal with the influx of undocumented migrants from the Middle East, Africa and Asia, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Tuesday following a meeting in Athens with European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos. Full News here – Latest News

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4/6/2015: Front Page: Russians, Chinese keen to live their myth in Greece

Foreign buyers spent some 250 billion euros on holiday homes in Greece last year, compared to 168 billion in 2013, as prices in the popular but debt-hit tourism destination have fallen by 50 percent since the outbreak of the crisis, Kathimerini… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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Lagarde confirms Greece will repay IMF on April 9 after Varoufakis meeting

Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis confirmed to International Monetary Fund managing director Christine Lagarde on Sunday that Athens will meet the 450-million-euro debt repayment to the Fund on April 9. Full News here – Latest News

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Big week for Greece as cash runs out and election scenario looms

Greece faces another critical week with looming debt repayment obligations and the resumption of tough talks on a proposed list of reforms with the country’s international creditors amid renewed speculation about the possibility of a Greek default or an early general election. Full News here – Latest News

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Greece tells creditors it will run out of cash on April 9

Greece has told its creditors it will run out of money on April 9, making an appeal for more loans before reforms on which new disbursements Full News here – Latest News

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