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Greece gets nod from creditors to ease bailout-era taxes  Washington Post

ATHENS, Greece — Senior officials from Greece's creditor institutions are meeting in Athens with the country's new conservative government, which is planning ...


  1. Greece’s New Groove  Foreign Affairs Magazine
  2. Can Greece become EU's 'most business-friendly' country?  Euronews
  3. Can Greece’s New Democracy Abandon Its Aggressive Rhetoric and Govern?  World Politics Review
  4. Will we learn from the Greece austerity debacle? | TheHill  The Hill
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Has Greece found the formula for defeating populism?  The Washington Post

Aristides N. Hatzis is a professor of law, philosophy and economics at the University of Athens. He also serves as Director of Research at the Center for Liberal ...


Greece nominates Margaritis Schinas for European Commissioner | News  www.ekathimerini.com

Greece on Thursday nominated European Commission's chief spokesman Margaritis Schinas as the country's representative in the European Commission, the ...


American scientist killed in Greece was raped, say police  CNN

Suzanne Eaton, the American scientist killed in Greece, was raped, police in Crete said Tuesday.


Pyatt: US-Greece cooperation 'proceeding at top speed' | Kathimerini  www.ekathimerini.com

Describing Greece as a “pillar of stability in a difficult region,” US Ambassador to Athens Geoffrey Pyatt has confirmed that bilateral relations between the two ...


Sub-zero bond yields send investors scurrying back to Greece  Financial Times

Seven-year bond sale confirms warming investor interest in once-troubled sovereign.


American scientist killed in Greece was raped, police say  FOX 31 Denver

ATHENS, Greece -- Suzanne Eaton, the American scientist killed in Greece, was raped, police in Crete said Tuesday. Police said Monday that a 27-year-old ...


Greece preps new 7-year bond after sharp rally  Financial Times

Greece has hired banks to sell a new seven-year bond as the nation once at the centre of the eurozone crisis moves to take advantage of investors' thirst for ...


Greece’s Experiment With Populism Holds Lessons for Europe  The New York Times

Greece's radicals won praise for transforming themselves into a mainstream party of the center left. But the country's economy has suffered greatly under their ...


Are You Going to Greece?  The National Herald

The moment the temperatures begin to rise, usually in the springtime, everyone you meet seems to ask the same question, after the typical greetings and the ...


Greece Is the Good News Story in Europe  The New York Times

ATHENS — If you're looking for an optimistic story in Europe, try Greece. Yes, you read that right. Having lost a quarter of its economy in a devastating recession, ...


Interwetten Would Triple Investment In Greece With RNG, Says New Chief  GamblingCompliance

Eyeing a bigger slice of the Greek online market, the new boss of Maltese betting company Interwetten has said that open licensing and a full range of licensed ...


A shame for Greece | Comment  www.ekathimerini.com

What does it say about a state when it failed to protect over a hundred human lives from natural disaster and was still unable to set up an emergency alert system ...


European democracy began in Greece. Thanks to its voters, it won’t die there.  The Washington Post

EUROPEAN DEMOCRACY began in Greece; some say it almost ended there, too. About a decade ago, as the world reeled from the financial crisis, Athens's ...


Major tourist region in Greece threatened by more severe weather after storm that killed 7  Washington Post

Severe weather is again expected to strike a popular tourist region of Greece after a storm killed seven people there on Wednesday, rattling a destination known ...


Turks in Greece criticise authorities for selling their land without permission  Ahval

Greek authorities approved the sale of land belonging to a Turkish Muslim foundation on the islands of Kos and Rhodes without its permission, pro-government ...


Mountainside memories of an adventure in Greece  Chico Enterprise-Record

The sun was warm that October morning as we ventured out: three carefree women on the fourth day of our Greek vacation, already seasoned travelers, ready to ...


Greece's Long Road Ahead  Jacobin magazine

Alexis Tsipras's government imposed years of suffering on Greeks, only to let the conservatives back into power. Rebuilding the fight against austerity could take ...


Greece: Creditors meet new government, discuss tax reform  SFGate

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Senior officials from Greece's bailout creditor institutions are meeting in Athens with the country's new conservative government ...


IOCC's Give for Greece Focuses on Economic Development, Jobs Training  The National Herald

BALTIMORE, MD – With an eye to expanding its successful initiatives of recent years, International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) has renewed its ...


Violent Thunderstorms Kill at Least 7 in Northern Greece  The New York Times

At least seven people died and more than 100 were injured after intense thunderstorms hit northern Greece, tearing out tall pine trees and destroying houses in ...


Tsipras, Having Changed Greece, Now Seems Poised to Lose It  The New York Times

ATHENS — With elections approaching on Sunday, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has tried his best to remind frustrated Greeks how bad things were and how ...


How to Have the Perfect Honeymoon in Greece  Travel+Leisure

If you're planning a honeymoon in Greece, here are some tips from locals, including when to visit, the most romantic places to stay, and how to save.


Greece says to meet 2019 budget targets agreed with lenders  Reuters

Greece will meet this year the budget targets agreed with its international lenders, a finance ministry official said on Monday.


Greece sees its future as the Florida of Europe  The Guardian

Tourist chiefs ask for investment to build on success in doubling visitor numbers.


US State Dept. approves $600 million Seahawk helo sale to Greece  DefenseNews.com

WASHINGTON — The U.S. State Department has cleared a possible $600 million foreign military sale of seven MH-60R Seahawk multimission helicopters to ...


Town of Greece says 'no' to charter school's proposal  13WHAM-TV

A charter school's proposal to house some of its students in a former day care center in Greece has been denied. Town officials rejected Rochester Academy ...


Greece is not Europe's 'poor relative', says Greek PM-elect after landslide victory – video  The Guardian

Kyriakos Mitsotakis promises to restore Greek 'self-confidence' after a landslide victory for his centre-right New Democracy party.


BA director lauds relations between Egypt, Greece  Egypttoday

ALEXANDRIA, Egypt - 18 July 2019: Director of Bibliotheca Alexandrina (BA) Moustafa el Fiqi has hailed as strong relations between Egypt and Greece, noting ...


The 10 most popular islands in Greece – and the quiet ones you should visit instead  Telegraph.co.uk

Greece has never been more popular, with a record 30.1m overseas arrivals in 2018 and statistics for 2019 showing further growth of 10.8 per cent. The likes of ...


Will Smith Reunites with Family on Vacation in Greece  PEOPLE.com

The whole Smith crew was on board a sun-soaked yacht in Greece for a family vacation.


Greece's Far-Right Party Challenges General Election Results  TIME

(ATHENS, Greece) — Greece's far-right Golden Dawn party said Monday it is planning to challenge a general election result that saw it fail to get enough for ...


Passengers Miraculously Unhurt After Small Plane Crashes in Northern Greece (video)  Greek Reporter

A small plane crushed near Grevena, northern Greece, on Thursday, as it attempted an emergency landing due to engine failure.


China's wealthy are taking full advantage of Greece's "Golden Visa"  Quartz

As Greece does everything it can to lure investors and bring back its economy, China is staking a claim in the region.


Greece’s deep problems are impossible to ignore  The Irish Times

Greece Letter: Orthodox scandals point to greater holes in the fabric of Greek society.


American Scientist Found Dead in Greece Died of 'Criminal Act,' Coroner Says: 'It Was Suffocation'  PEOPLE.com

Investigators are trying to determine who killed Suzanne Eaton, the 59-year-old scientist whose body was found in a WW II bunker in Crete.


Plane comes in to land just metres from tourists in Greece  The Independent

Dramatic video shows the moment a plane whisks mere metres above the heads of tourists in Greece. The British Airways Embraer E190 aircraft was filmed at ...


Coroner Says American Biologist Found Dead in Greece Was Killed in 'Criminal Act'  TIME

A Greek state coroner said that the American molecular biologist found dead in Crete nearly a week after she was reported missing died as a result of a “criminal ...


INSETE Intelligence | Outlook 2019: The prospects of Inbound Tourism to Greece in 2019  Travel Daily News International

Arrivals at Regional Airports, during the first five months of 2019, were at similar levels (+0,9%) as in the same period in 2018 following a very strong first ...


Under Greece's New Government, Its Future Remains Uncertain  Balkan Insight

After a decade of turmoil, the newly-elected government is promising to put Greece on the road to economic recovery - but its flirtations with populist nationalism ...


TV tonight: ‘The Bachelorette’ heads to Greece  The Washington Post

(All times Eastern.) American Ninja Warrior (NBC at 8) The trials continue to Los Angeles, where new obstacles await potential warriors. Immunity is offered with ...


Family, Colleagues Pay Tribute to 'Remarkable' Scientist Found Dead in Greece  PEOPLE.com

Friends, family and colleagues of American scientist Suzanne Eaton have come together to pay tribute online to the “remarkable woman” whose body was ...


Japan and Greece collide as Toshiba's storage biz spinoff reborn as Kioxia  The Register

Logowatch Toshiba Memory Corporation has emerged, reborn, from the depths of the strategy boutique, as Kioxia. It has obviously received a very special ...


Aiding Greece, US Bars Turkey from Buying F-35 Fighter Jets  The National Herald

In a decision that benefits Greece, the United States won't let Turkey buy American-made F-35 fighter jets after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he ...


Daskalio Finds May Carry Secret to Origins of Ancient Greece  GTP Headlines

Recent discoveries on the islet of Daskalio, off Keros, in the Cyclades, may hold the secret to the birth of Ancient Greece, according to archaeologists.


Greece recognizes Venezuela's Guaido as interim president  The Associated Press

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's new government says it is recognizing Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido as the country's interim president, saying ...


Greece voted populism out. Now it has to make sure it doesn’t return.  The Washington Post

As the populist myths about the causes and possible solutions to Greece's crisis have been revealed as delusions, the fuel that sustained extremism has been ...


Greece surpasses 3 GW of wind power in H1 2019  Renewables Now

July 18 (Renewables Now) - Greece had a total of 3023 MW of installed wind power at the end of June, according to the latest statistics report from the He.


Floods hit western Greece days after deadly storm killed 7  Euronews

Authorities evacuated dozens of citizens from flooded homes in western Greece on Sunday, a few days after seven people were killed by a violent storm in the ...


Greece Is Over Its Crisis, but Europe Isn’t  The Atlantic

In Greece, a cycle is ending, and the country is returning to political normality. But across Europe, the legacy of its crisis is still a factor.


As the right wing rises in Greece, so does violence against journalists  Columbia Journalism Review

Photojournalist Kostis Ntantamis was injured during an attack at a January 20 protest in Athens. Photo by Giorgos Georgiou/NurPhoto via Getty Images.


David Harris: US closer to Greece, Cyprus, Israel, Tom Ellis | Kathimerini  www.ekathimerini.com

Washington recognizes Greece's strategic value and reliability as an ally, attributes that only grow stronger as doubts deepen over Turkey's stance, American ...


Stefanos Tsitsipas-Led Greece Enters The ATP Cup Standings  ATP Tour

With only two months to go until the first qualification deadline, a new nation has emerged in the competition for one of the 24 coveted spots in the inaugural ATP ...


A Skull Bone Discovered in Greece May Alter the Story of Human Prehistory  The New York Times

A skull fragment found in the roof of a cave in southern Greece is the oldest fossil of Homo sapiens ever discovered in Europe, scientists reported on Wednesday ...


Greece opens books for 7-year bond, initial price thoughts at around 2.1 pct | Kathimerini  www.ekathimerini.com

Greece has opened books for a new seven-year bond, its third such issue since it emerged from international bailouts last year, according to IFR, Refinitiv's ...


Greece: Biography of a Modern Nation: A state haunted by self-doubt  The Irish Times

Review: Roderick Beaton writes with measured compassion about the European country. View of the Acropolis Hill and the Parthenon viewed from Lycabettus ...


Greece’s Highest Court Lifts Obstacles to Hellinikon Development  Greek Reporter

Greece's highest administrative court, the Council of State, on Tuesday issued a series of rulings which remove obstacles to the multi-million-euro development ...


Greece Braces For More Storms as Weather System ”Antinoos” Nears  Greek Reporter

Greece's National Meteorological *Service* (EMY) forecasted the arrival of more rainy and stormy weather which will affect the country beginning on Tuesday ...


Greece's new prime minister faces a difficult battle with creditors  CNBC

Greece's new prime minister is gearing up for sensitive discussions with international creditors – a battle that could define his premiership and the way Europe ...


American scientist Suzanne Eaton missing in Greece, last seen on island of Crete  CBS News

Suzanne Eaton was last seen Tuesday when colleagues said she went for a run on the Greek island of Crete.


Watch: A British Airways jet terrified tourists while landing at an airport in Greece  Scroll.in

The road behind the Skiathos Airport is a popular tourist attraction on the island.


Turks in Greece complain about sale of community land  Daily Sabah

Greek authorities drew the ire of a Turkish Muslim community living on the islands of Kos and Rhodes after approving the sale of their land without...


Jimmer Fredette starts overseas campaign in Greece after leaving Warriors  Sporting News

Jimmer Fredette has found a new team. The 30-year-old guard left the Warriors' summer league team after just two games to help minimize injury and ...


Destination Greece  IRONMAN

IRONMAN 70.3 Costa Navarino is family-friendly, foodie-approved, and a sure-fire pick for any history buff.


Greece’s Voters Turn to Establishment Amid Europe’s Populist Wave  Wall Street Journal

Greece is expected to elect a conservative leader from an eminent political family next month—and become the first European country in recent times to revert to ...


Reversing Itself, Greece's High Court Strikes Down Workers Bonuses  The National Herald

ATHENS – After declaring that state workers were entitled to the return of two months annual holiday bonuses ended under austerity measures, Greece's highest ...


Greece Nabs 20,000 Undeclared Airbnb Lodgings  Greek Reporter

Greek authorities on Sunday revealed that they have tracked down some 20000 undeclared short-term rental properties on the Airbnb platform.


US approves MH-60R sale to Greece  IHS Jane's 360

The US State Department has approved the sale of seven Lockheed Martin MH-60R Seahawk maritime multimission helicopters to Greece. The proposed sale ...


FaceApp Craze Sweeps Across Greece Despite Privacy Warnings  Greek Reporter

Some experts warn that FaceApp, developed by Russian company Wireless Lab which uses neural network technology, compromises the privacy of people who ...


WATCH: Can Greece become EU's 'most business-friendly' country?  Fin24

In an exclusive interview with Euronews, Greece's new Minister for Growth and Investments, Adonis, Georgiadis, detailed some of the measures the government ...


Oakland native found dead during scientific conference in Greece  The Mercury News

A microbiologist's body was found Monday evening in Greece, the German institute where she worked announced.


Jimmer Fredette signs in Greece after leaving Warriors Summer League team  Yahoo Sports

Jimmer Fredette's decision to back out of the Warriors' Summer League roster seems to have paid off. The 30-year-old guard announced Monday on Instagram ...


Five things you need to know today: Greece moves right and Trump returns fire  New Statesman

Plus, a new attempt to stop a no-deal Brexit, 18000 jobs cut at Deustche Bank and Megan Rapinoe's demand for equal pay.


In Greece, politics is a family affair  POLITICO.eu

Expected winner of Sunday's election comes from a powerful political dynasty.


Strong 4.7 magnitude tremor shakes western Greece  Washington Post

Scientists say a strong earthquake with a magnitude of 4.7 has struck western Greece.


Four more villages evacuated as wildfires rage on in Greece  New York Post

More than 250 firefighters were battling four wildfires on the Greek island of Evia on Friday, with authorities ordering the evacuation of four villages as a...


Archaeologists unearth probable origins of ancient Greece in groundbreaking discovery  Evening Standard

Archaeologists have unearthed the earliest building complex ever discovered in Greece, shaking up how they understand the ancient world. The complex of 60 ...


Greece's 300 new deputies sworn in  Greek City Times

Greece's 300 new deputies of the 18th session of the Hellenic Parliament were sworn in on Wednesday with three successive oaths, which included two ...


This Tiny Island in Greece Will Pay You $20000 to Move There  HouseBeautiful.com

The small Greek island of Antikythera wants you to move there—so much that they'll even pay you.


Greece: Authorities search for missing US scientist  Washington Post

ATHENS, Greece — Authorities on the Greek island of Crete have launched a search for a missing American scientist who had been attending a conference ...


These asylum-seekers won their refugee cases in Greece. Some wish they hadn't.  PRI

On June 30, Greece will revoke cash cards, apartments and other support for asylum-seekers who have been granted refugee status, leaving some refugees ...


Overview on new legislative framework for geothermal energy in Greece  ThinkGeoEnergy

With the introduction of a new legislation on the principles for the exploration, exploitation and management of Greece's geothermal potential, an overview ...


Dog Refuses to Leave Crash Site 18 Months After Owner is Killed in Greece  News18

People in Nafpaktos, Greece, have tried to adopt the pet but the canine just wouldn't budge.


Why young people have suffered the most from Greece's economic collapse  BBC News

How a decade of economic unrest has affected the employment prospects of three Greek graduates.


Investors taking a punt on Greece are being rewarded  The Irish Times

Bonds of Europe's most indebted nation return over 20% to those willing to take the risk.


Giant marble pyramid-shaped island complex rising from sea uncovered, revealing secrets of ancient Greece’s origins  The Independent

Archaeologists are, for the first time, discovering the probable origins of ancient Greece. Excavations on a tiny island in the Aegean Sea – 125 miles southeast of ...


Possible Early Homo Sapiens Skull Identified in Greece  Archaeology

ATHENS, GREECE—According to a Live Science report, a partial modern human skull found in a cave in southern Greece has been dated to 210,000 years ago ...


US and Greece commit to stronger ties following Pompeo – Dendias meeting  Greek City Times

Greece's Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias concluded his meeting with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at the State Department on Wednesday.


Weather System ”Antinoos” Hits Greece Causing Floods (video)  Greek Reporter

Stormy weather has been hitting Greece since Tuesday causing floods in central Greece and the Peloponnese.


Antetokounmpo to play for Greece at World Cup  ESPN

NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo, who averaged 27.7 points and 12.5 rebounds for the Bucks this season, said he'll play for Greece at this year's basketball ...


Acropolis Opens Ancient Neighborhood in Greece  Voice of America

Greece's Acropolis Museum has opened an excavation area under its modern-day building. For the first time, visitors will be able to walk through an ancient ...


Markets are looking forward to the return of opposition, former Greek finance minister says  CNBC

The upcoming general election in Greece could spark some positive momentum in the markets, a former finance minister told CNBC Friday.


Greece: labor minister criticized for 'racist' refugees move - Politics - ANSAMed  ANSAmed

(ANSAmed) - Athens, July 17 - Greece's newly-appointed Labor Minister Yiannis Vroutsis has been labelled "heartless and inhumane" after he revoked a recent ...


Official Data Shows 75% of Greece’s Wildfires Attributed to Arson and Negligence  Greek Reporter

Official data from Greece's Fire *Service* was brought into the spotlight by Greek daily Kathimerini on Wednesday, which revealed that one in two incidents of ...


Pakistan's street cricketers bring game to life in Greece | Kathimerini  www.ekathimerini.com

In a barren Athens parking lot, young Pakistanis get in position for a game of cricket. On one end of the dust-covered concrete is a trash can; on the other, a pile ...


Holidays 2019: Doing this everyday thing in Greece could get you into serious trouble  Express

GREECE is a holiday destination popular with Britons for sensational sunshine, sandy beaches and a relaxed vibe. Yet UK travellers doing this one everyday ...


Can Greece become an economic success story?  Financial Times

Greece's centre-right New Democracy party has returned to power after defeating the far-left party Syriza at the ballot box on a promise of reviving the economy ...


Two West Nile Virus cases confirmed in northern Greece | Kathimerini  www.ekathimerini.com

The Athens Medical Association (ISA) has expressed concern after the National Public Health Organization confirmed last Friday that two people have been ...


Greece does not consult Turkish minority: Party chief  Hurriyet Daily News

Athens does not consult with the ethnic Turkish minority in its northeast on the group's own affairs, a Greek political party garnering overwhelming support from ...


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