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October 25, 2016, by VOANews

Officials with the Eurozone countries on Tuesday approved a 2.8 billion euro bailout for Greece, the third such bailout delivered to the country since it spiraled into economic crisis six […]

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A year after Grexit scare, Greece faces Brexit fallout

June 25, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

One of the EU’s most fragile economies is bracing for fallout from Britain’s referendum. Greece has become ground zero for the EU’s ...

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Eurogroup approves disbursement of 7.5B euro loan tranche to Greece

June 17, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Eurogroup finance ministers approved the release of 7.5 billion euro in bailout funding to Greece during a meeting in Luxembourg held Thursday. Greek ...

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Greek government eager to secure bailout funds before Brexit referendum

June 15, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The Greek government is keen to make sure the European Stability Mechanism and subsequent Eurogroup meeting give the necessary final approval for the ...

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    Eurogroup arrives at ‘major breakthrough’ on Greece
    May 25, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Eurogroup approved the disbursement of 10.3 billion euro in bailout loans to Greece, in the early hours of May 25. Following a marathon meeting in Brussels, it was decided […]

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    Greek MPs pass new spending cuts, tax hikes
    May 23, 2016, by VOANews

    Greek lawmakers on Sunday approved fresh spending cuts and tax hikes demanded by European creditors in exchange for a new installment of desperately needed bailout funds. The legislation, which also […]

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    Greek MPs approve controversial pension, tax reforms
    May 9, 2016, by VOANews

    Greek lawmakers have approved a controversial package of pension and tax reforms demanded by the country’s European creditors in exchange for nearly $100 billion in bailout cash. The latest reforms […]