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  • Turkish tourism hit by security concerns
    August 11, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

    Turkey is known as a popular destination for tourists. But more and more visitors are concerned about the escalation in terror attacks. The country’s tourism industry could lose up to […]

  • Living with Greece’s new tax increase
    August 2, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

    How are Greeks dealing with the country’s new value-added tax? Where are they cutting corners? As Marinathi Milona reports from Thessaloniki, many Greeks feel the increase is the right plan […]

  • EU grappling with Greek debt crisis
    June 30, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

    It is clear from the start that this is not one of the European Commission’s regular midday press briefings: All the seats are taken in the conference room at the […]

  • Greece anxious about tourism this year
    May 28, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

    Greece was hoping to set a record in tourist numbers this summer, but the turbulent debt crisis has clouded the forecast. Recent disputes over billions in loans for the country […]

  • Macedonia: A pawn in the Russian geopolitical game?
    May 27, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

    The political crisis in the small Balkan country of Macedonia has caught Moscow’s attention. It might be developing into a new arena for the ongoing standoff between Russia and the […]

  • Bulgaria: A hard road for girls in Roma settlement
    May 6, 2015, by Deutsche Welle

    Women in the Roma settlement near Vidin, Bulgaria, seldom have more than two children. Tatiana Vaksberg, who lived there, says there’s a good reason for their decision – and it’s […]