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  • Italian PM Letta slams EU handling of Greek crisis
    July 30, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta gave his Greek counterpart a “vote of confidence” Monday while saying that the EU has made some “serious mistakes” in handling the Greek crisis. Letta […]

  • Greek prime minister Antonis Samaras
    Italian, Greek PMs to meet
    July 29, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Italian Prime Minister, Enrico Leta, is going to meet on Monday noon with his Greek counterpart, Antonis Samaras, in a scheduled two-day official visit in Athens, where he will discuss […]

  • National Bank of Greece absorbs Probank
    July 29, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The National Bank of Greece (NBG) announced it will absorb Greek lender Probank which recently broke into a good and bad bank, with the former being snapped up by NBG. […]

  • Sofia and Skopje – another meeting, more good intentions
    July 29, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Plamen Oresharski and Nikola Gruevski have become the latest two occupants of the prime ministers’ chairs in their respective countries to publicly express good intentions about the future of the […]

  • Privatization plan of Greek Public Power Corporation unveiled
    July 26, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Greek government has unveiled details of a plan to privatize the Public Power Corporation. The privatization is part of the agreement Greece has signed with its international lenders in […]

  • New Bulgarian – Macedonian meeting planned, Sofia says
    July 25, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    A meeting between the prime ministers of Bulgaria and Macedonia will be held within days, according to Bulgarian Foreign Minister Kristian Vigenin. His statement, on July 23, came against a […]

  • View overlooking Greek capital city Athens photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer
    Greece closer to rescue loan tranche disbursement
    July 25, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    A Euro Working Group meeting was held Wednesday to examine if Greece has taken all necessary prior actions in order for the country to receive the next tranche of the […]