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Tzanakopoulos: Eurogroup’s agreement is the most crucial step for the conclusion of program review

By   /  21/02/2017  /  Finance, GR Finance, GR Politics, Greece, Politics  /  Comments Off on Tzanakopoulos: Eurogroup’s agreement is the most crucial step for the conclusion of program review

  The agreement of the Eurogroup was the most crucial step for the conclusion of the program review, government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos said on Tuesday during a press briefing. He accused main opposition New Democracy of not being affected by these positive developments and insisting on a paradoxical line of questioning reality itself and continuing […]

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Giannis Antetokounmpo makes history

By   /  21/02/2017  /  GR Sports, Greece, Sports  /  Comments Off on Giannis Antetokounmpo makes history

  Giannis Antetokounmpo made history, becoming the first Greek who took part in NBA’s All Star Game. The dynamic guard was inthe  starting five of the East squad and, from the first seconds of the game, he showed his intentions and his amazing skills. Although, the best snapshot came later in the third period of […]

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Pavlopoulos: Saudi Arabia plays a key role in the Arab World

By   /  20/02/2017  /  Business, Energy, Finance, GR Business, GR Energy, GR Finance, GR Politics, Greece, Politics  /  Comments Off on Pavlopoulos: Saudi Arabia plays a key role in the Arab World

  Greek President Pavlopoulos is in Riyadh from Monday afternoon for a two-day official visit, accompanied by Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias, Minister of Mercantile Marine and Island Policy and the Deputy Foreign Minister for European Affairs George Katrougalos. Prokopis Pavlopoulos met with the successor to the Saudi throne Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister […]

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Greek President Pavlopoulos to visit Saudi Arabia

By   /  19/02/2017  /  Business, Energy, Finance, GR Business, GR Energy, GR Finance, GR Politics, Greece, Politics  /  Comments Off on Greek President Pavlopoulos to visit Saudi Arabia

  The President of Greece Prokopis Pavlopoulos will be in Saudi Arabia on a two-day official visit on February 21-22 at the invitation of King of Saudi Arabia Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud. The Greek president will be accompanied by numerous ministerial delegations including Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias. The visit to Saudi Arabia, […]

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Soros and Gulen “enemies” of the Balkans?

By   /  19/02/2017  /  AL Politics, Albania, BA Politics, BG Politics, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, F. Y. R. O. Macedonia, Kosovo, MK Politics, Politics, RS Politics, Serbia, TR Politics, Turkey, XK Politics  /  Comments Off on Soros and Gulen “enemies” of the Balkans?

  With an article entitled ”Soros the Balkans’ favourite enemy” Deutsche Welle (DW) refers to the activities of the Hungarian-American investor in the Balkans and to the “strange” NGO’s active in the region and funded by him. According to DW Balkan countries are increasingly prone to totalitarianism. But the absurdity of the whole matter is […]

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Trump elections and change Germany’s attitude towards Greek program

By   /  17/02/2017  /  GR Politics, Greece, Politics  /  Comments Off on Trump elections and change Germany’s attitude towards Greek program

  Fear of the policy that Donald Trump will follow in relation to Europe and polls showing Martin Schulz is likely to be the next German chancellor are causing a radical change of the German government’s stance towards the Greek bailout program. According to Süddeutsche Zeitung, a shift is seen in the CDU/CSU ruling coalition […]

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Council of State plenary to discuss if Turkey is considered safe third country

By   /  17/02/2017  /  GR Politics, Greece, Politics, TR Politics, Turkey  /  Comments Off on Council of State plenary to discuss if Turkey is considered safe third country

  According to the rulings of the 7-member composition of the D’ Department of the Council of State, Turkey is considered a safe country for refugees to return to as the neighboring country has ratified the Geneva Convention. However, the issue was referred to the plenary of the Council of State due to its high […]

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Turkish Cypriot leader walks out of today’s meeting in the UN-led peace talks

By   /  16/02/2017  /  CY Politics, Cyprus, Politics  /  Comments Off on Turkish Cypriot leader walks out of today’s meeting in the UN-led peace talks

  The Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci walked out of today’s meeting, part of UN-led settlement talks, with President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades, according to a well-informed source. The meeting was scheduled to start at 10.00am local time (8.00am GMT), in the framework of UN-led talks for a Cyprus solution. Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades did […]

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Gucci denies it offered to pay Greece 56 mln euros for Acropolis fashion project

By   /  16/02/2017  /  Business, Culture, Finance, GR Business, GR Culture, GR Finance, Greece  /  Comments Off on Gucci denies it offered to pay Greece 56 mln euros for Acropolis fashion project

  Italian luxury fashion house Gucci denied on Wednesday reports published in Greek media and “La Repubblica” that it offered to pay Greece’s ministry of culture 56 million euros for a fashion project on the Acropolis Hill in Athens. “The published speculation regarding the supposed economic proposal, direct or indirect, is absolutely incorrect and without […]

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