All posts tagged Greece

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July 31, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Cyprus and Greece are the countries with which Israel should promote alliances. This position is recorded in the new defense doctrine of Israel, which diversifies taking into consideration the energy […]

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Greeks remain pessimistic about the economy and labour market

July 27, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Sixty-seven per cent of Greeks and 31 per cent of Europeans characterise the condition of their household poor to very poor, according to research con ...

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Greek government to sell 1500 properties belonging to tax evaders

July 14, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Greek tax authorities are preparing to sell, through an online auction, 1500 villas in tourist resorts in the country, such as Santorini, Rhodes, Kos ...

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Greece kicks off fresh bond issue

July 10, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The Greek government begun the process for a second bond issue on July 9, the second since being bailed out by the EU and IMF four years ago. The coun ...

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    Holocaust memorial in Athens defaced
    July 6, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    A Holocaust Memorial was defaced in the Greek capital Athens with graffiti threatening the Jewish community, the European Jewish Press reports. The monument, erected in 2010, commemorates the 80 000 […]

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    Greece lowers tax to lure oil and gas explorers
    July 2, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    A two-day event kicked off in London on July 1 where Greece presented opportunities of oil exploitation in the Ionian and Aegean Sea to foreign investors. Major oil companies turned up […]

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    IMF reminds new Greek cabinet of difficult task ahead
    June 11, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The new members of the Greek government were sworn in on June 10 following a reshuffle announced by Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras on Monday. The ceremony coincided with the release […]

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    Greek parliament removes immunity of leading Golden Dawn trio
    June 5, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    By an overwhelming majority in a vote on June 4, Greek MPs approved the lifting of immunity of Golden Dawn leader Nikos Michaloliakos and MPs Christos Pappas and Yannis Lagos. Immunity was […]