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  1. Bank of Cyprus posts 5-mln-euro loss in Q3Read the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | EKathimerini

    ... must take all the necessary measures so that troika inspectors return to Athens for their final assessment on Greece's reform program, EU Economic and Tax Commissioner P... Ankara must respect Cyprus's exclusive economic zone (EEZ) if it wants ...

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  2. Aegean Airlines flying high, nine-month results showRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | EKathimerini

    ... must take all the necessary measures so that troika inspectors return to Athens for their final assessment on Greece's reform program, EU Economic and Tax Commissioner P... Ankara must respect Cyprus's exclusive economic zone (EEZ) if it wants ...

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  3. Greek retail sales post rise but deposits take a hitRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | EKathimerini

    ... dropped 0.15 percent month-on-month to 164.5 billion euros from 164.7 billion euros in September, the Bank of Greece said. The Greek government must take all the necessary measures so that troika inspectors return to Athens for their final ...

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  4. Seven-month stock slide comes to haltRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | EKathimerini

    ... must take all the necessary measures so that troika inspectors return to Athens for their final assessment on Greece's reform program, EU Economic and Tax Commissioner P... Ankara must respect Cyprus's exclusive economic zone (EEZ) if it wants ...

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  5. As prices keep falling, Greeks finally start to spendRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    ... Stroutsis. "People were holding back ... because they didn't know whether they would have a job in six months' time." Greece has muddled through 20 consecutive months of deflation, or continuously falling consumer prices - a phenomenon that ...

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  6. Moscovici urges Athens to 'take necessary measures,' make way for troika's returnRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    The Greek government must take all the necessary measures so that troika inspectors return to Athens for their final assessment on Greece's reform program, EU Economic and Tax Commissioner Pierre Moscovici said Friday in Brussels. A'We are working systematically, we are holding meetings and exchanging views on a regular basis, and I have spoken with Prime Minister [Antonis] Samaras," said Moscovici, adding that the European Commission wants to see the troika back in Athens as soon as possible.

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  7. EK announces Vardar high-pressure fan familyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bit-tech.net

    ... blowing down through the Moravia-Vardar gap, bringing cold conditions from the north to the Thessaloniki area of Greece. Most frequent during winter, it is blowing in the rear of a depression when atmospheric pressure over eastern Europe is higher ...

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  8. Greek economy expands 0.7 pct q/q in Q3Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    Greece's economy grew 0.7 percent in the third quarter compared to the previous three-month period, with the rate unchanged from a flash estimate earlier in the month, the country's statistics service ELSTAT said on Friday. The provisional estimate on gross domestic product, based on seasonally adjusted data, showed that a 0.6 percent rise in consumer spending and a 1.6 percent increase in investment quarter-on-quarter helped Greece's 182 billion euro economy expand in the July-to-September period.

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  9. Child molester suspect photo released by policeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    ... month last year, after a downwardly revised 7.3 percent increase in August, statistics service ELSTAT said on ... Greece's economy grew 0.7 percent in the third quarter compared to the previous three-month period, with the rate unchanged from a ...

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  10. Minister opposes plans to establish Islamic Studies department at Thessaloniki universityRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    Minister of Macedonia and Thrace Giorgos Orfanos has criticized plans to establish a department of Islamic Studies at the Theological School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. In comments made Thursday, Orfanos said that it would be wrong to mix the study of Orthodox faith with A'something else.A' A'Such decisions should not be made unilaterally, but only after negotiations,A' said Orfanos adding that Greece ought to get something in return if plans to create the department were to go ahead.

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  11. Mystery of Alexander the Great-era tomb holds Greeks in thrallRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    ... Peristeri has become the face of the Amphipolis crypt, a 2,300-year-old sepulcher beneath the sandy hills of northern Greece. She has received three Greek awards in the past month alone. "I'm just a simple archaeologist, doing my duty," she beamed ...

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  12. SYRIZA needs a Plan BRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    ... and an official debt haircut while canceling privatizations and numerous reforms. Markets simply wouldnA't lend to Greece in that case. So what will happen when it doesnA't get what it wants if it rises to power? Where will the money to cover ...

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  13. 10 great island destinations for LGBT travellersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2014 | Xtra!

    ... beaches and bookstores awaiting. So read on and set a course for the top 10 LGBT islands round the world. 1. Mykonos, Greece Two all-gay hotels, a labyrinth of narrow whitewashed streets and three nude gay beaches make chic Mykonos not just the ...

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  14. Saudi group Olayan to enter Costa NavarinoRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    ... hitherto been the case. The Olayan Group, one of the most important global investment entities, has been present in Greece for the last 30 years and acquired holdings in several Greek enterprises, illustrating its long-term strategy for positioning ...

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  15. General strike shuts down services across Greece; flights grounded, ferries tied up in portsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    A fisherman stands in front of docked ships at the port of Piraeus, near Athens, during a 24-hour nationwide general strike, Thursday Nov. 27 2014. A nationwide general strike to protest continued austerity measures has shut down services across Greece, grounding flights, leaving ferries tied up in ports, shutting down schools and leaving state hospitals functioning with emergency staff.

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  16. General strike shuts down services in GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    A 24-hour general strike in Greece shut down services across the country, forcing flight cancellations and school closures and leaving state hospitals functioning with emergency staff, while tens of thousands of protesters marched in central Athens. Labor unions called the strike to protest continued austerity measures as Greece struggles to emerge from a financial crisis that wiped out a quarter of the country's economy and sent unemployment soaring to 26 percent.

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  17. Thousands in Greek anti-austerity protests as reform talks stallRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | West Australian

    ... European counterparts," said protester Xanthi Karadima. The 24-hour walkout came a day after crucial talks between Greece and its EU-IMF creditors failed to break a deadlock on the country's planned budget and reform agenda for 2015. "We are ...

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  18. Greece says under pressure for new austerityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTVN Reno

    Greek officials an... ATHENS, Greece - A Greek official says the country is under pressure from rescue creditors to impose new austerity measures to resolve an ongoing budget disagreement worth a reported 2 billion euros . Christos Protopapas, a former union leader and Socialist labor minister, said Thursday that international lenders remained at odds with Athens over deficit projections in the 2015 budget.

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  19. Stoa of AttalosRead the original story

    Yesterday | TrekEarth

    Partial view of Stoa of Attalos in Thiseio area of Athens. The Stoa of Attalos was a stoa in the Agora of Athens, Greece.

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  20. Tens of thousands march against austerity measures in GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    Greece has come to a standstill after tens of thousands of workers took to the streets in a 24-hour nationwide strike. New austerity policies and tax raids have ignited further discontent among the Greek population.

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