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10/25/2014: Front Page: No decisions yet on Greek bailout, says Samaras

The European Unionleaders’ summit concluded in Brussels yesterday without any concrete decisions having been taken about Greece’s economic future despite Prime Minister Antonis Samaras holding a series with top officials. “Nothing has been decided… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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Nicosia says reforms are bringing results

Economic reforms in Cyprus are starting to yield results, the government said on Saturday after one credit-rating agency upgraded its rating and a second its outlook for the bailed-out country. Standard and Poor’s on Friday raised Cyprus’s credit rating a… … Full News here – Latest News

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10/18/2014: Front Page: Credit line likely, says Samaras

Greece will accept some form of precautionary support to exit its bailout this year, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said yesterday after several days of bond and stock market turmoil. The premier’s comments suggest that Athens, its eurozone partners… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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Greece talking to lenders on post-bailout credit line, says Samaras

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras on Friday said his government is in talks with lenders over the country’s post-bailout period, including a potential credit line Athens could tap in case of market turmoil. “It has been clear from Greece’s side that we… … Full News here – Latest News

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Greece v Northern Ireland: Athens is not going to worry us, says Steven Davis

Greece v Northern Ireland: Athens is not going to worry us, says Steven Davis Northern Ireland captain Steven Davis is planning to increase the pressure on winless Greece in Athens tomorrow night. Also in this Section. Northern Ireland 2 – 0 Faroe Islands: My goal is to leave Toon, vows Shane Ferguson · Northern Ireland […]

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ELSTAT revises 2013 GDP, says economy shrank 3.3 pct

Greece revised data on last year’s gross domestic product on Friday, showing its economy shrank by 3.3 percent for the year as a whole, less than a previous estimate of a 3.9 percent contraction. The country’s statistics service ELSTAT said the revision r… … Full News here – Latest News

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10/9/2014: Front Page: Mitsotakis says POE-OTA covering up illegal contracts

Administrative Reform Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis yesterday accused the union representing municipal workers, POE-OTA, of resisting the government’s attempts to review the contracts of local government employees who had their fixed-term agreements… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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EU should overhaul policy on Syrian refugees, UNHCR says

The UN refugee agency has urged the European Union to overhaul its policy toward Syrian refugees, warning the number of fatal accidents at sea could rise further as winter approaches. During a press conference in Athens on Wednesday, the UNHCR also urged … … Full News here – Latest News

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New ECB measures mark new policy phase, says Constancio

The European Central Bank is embarking on a new policy phase with its latest stimulus measures, ECB Vice President Vitor Constancio said, promising to steer the central bank’s balance sheet “significantly higher”. Since the summer, the ECB has cut interes… … Full News here – Latest News

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Draghi says ready to do more to fight low inflation

The European Central Bank is ready to use further unconventional policy tools if needed to stave off the risk of inflation remaining too low for too long, ECB President Mario Draghi said on Thursday. Eurozone inflation slowed to 0.3 percent in September, … … Full News here – Latest News

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9/29/2014: Front Page: Venizelos says FYROM must make move on name dispute

It is up to the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) to make the “next steps” needed to solve its name dispute with Greece, said Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos after meeting his counterpart from the neighboring country, Nikola Poposki,… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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Venizelos says FYROM must make move on name dispute

It is up to the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) to make the “next steps” needed to solve its name dispute with Greece, said Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos after meeting his counterpart from the neighboring country, Nikola Poposki, in N… … Full News here – Latest News

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Greece sees early exit from EU/IMF bailout, PM says

Greece can exit its EU/IMF bailout earlier than expected and can cover its own funding needs next year, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said in Berlin on Tuesday after meeting German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Greece has returned to the debt markets success… … Full News here – Latest News

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Troika visit as scheduled, ministry says

Reports of the Greek government requesting the postponement of an upcoming visit to Athens by top troika officials were unfounded, the Greek Finance Ministry announced on Tuesday. Troika officials representing the European Union, the European Central Bank… … Full News here – Latest News

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Alexander the Great’s tomb not at Amphipolis, says Culture Minister

Greece’s Culture Minister Kostas Tasoulas said on Monday it is “impossible” for Alexander the Great to have been buried at a tomb in Ancient Amphipolis currently being excavated by archaeologists. Although the experts searching the site insist that the to… … Full News here – Latest News

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