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Daily Archives: September 4, 2012

Greek FinMin Goes Berlin, to Meet Schaeuble and Westerwelle

 Greek Finance Minister Yiannis Stournaras is in Berlin today, for a crucial meeting with his German counterpart Wolfgang Schaeuble. Stournaras is expected to submit the first unofficial request for the extension of the implementation period of the 11.9-billion-euro package*. The new austerity should be implemented for the year 2013-2014, but …

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Athens News: Journalists on Strike for Being Unpaid Since 2.5 Months

Journalists and technical staff in Greece’s oldest English speaking newspaper, Athens News, launched a 24-hour strike as they have not been paid for two and a half months. It’s is the second strike of Athens News staff in the last two months. Below the press release uploaded on the newspaper …

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