All posts tagged Greece

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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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More and more Greeks open companies in Bulgaria

October 22, 2016, by

In the first quarter of 2016, well over 15 000 Greeks have registered companies in Bulgaria. On average, Greeks open 12 new business accounts at Bulg ...


Bulgarian Foreign Minister on Erdoğan: No responsible politician should question borders

October 21, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov says that no responsible political should bring into question the current borders between countries in the reg ...

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Alexis Tsipras to begin marathon talks on Greek debt relief

October 19, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will be in Brussels on October 20 to participate in a European leaders’ summit that will officially discuss trade, mi ...

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    Obama to visit Greece?
    October 19, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The story that US president Barack Obama will visit Greece on November 14 – 15th, a week after the US presidential elections, is in every Greek media. The visit will […]

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    35.7% of the Greek population is living in poverty
    October 18, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    More than one in three people in Greece are living in poverty or social exclusion and on average one in four in the EU, according to 2015 data, which were […]

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    Tsipras re-elected Syriza party president with 93.5%
    October 17, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was re-elected party president at the 2nd Syriza Congress with 93.5 per cent of the vote on Sunday. “The renewed confidence in me is one […]

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    Greece to begin schooling migrant children
    October 6, 2016, by VOANews

    Children of migrants and refugees stranded in Greece will begin attending Greek schools next week. Greek Education Minister Nikos Filis said Wednesday that 1,500 children would be taught at 20 […]

  • Christos Stylianides (R), Member of the EC in charge of Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management meets with PM Tsipras at Megaron Maximou in Athens on March 11, 2016.
    Greek PM Tsipras: Gloomy economic forecasts proved wrong
    October 5, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said Tuesday that gloomy predictions about the future of the Greek economy are being proved wrong. Tsipras chaired a meeting with ministers to discuss the […]