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Costa Coffee to Close its Shops in Greece

Costa Coffee, the well-known British company puts the padlock to its ten coffee shops in Greece. According to economic news portal Capital.gr, the Greek representative “The Greek Coffee Company SA” will close its shops in several suburbs of the Athens including those in downtown. Company representatives confirmed to Capital.gr that the …

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Trikala: No Heating Oil for the Majority of Schools

The majority of schools in the prefecture of Trikala, Central Greece, are not able to supply heating oil even though temperatures have dropped to 10 degrees Celsius. Teachers are planning to complain at the local government even though it’s clear that there is no money available to cover such needs: neither …

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Mammoth €44 Billion Bailout Tranche for Greece in Two Tranches

The mammoth tranche of 44 billion euro will be disbursed to Greece in two tranches, Greek media reported on Tuesday, hours before the start of crucial Eurogroup meeting. The first tranche of 34 billion euro will be released on December 5th 2012, while the rest 10 billion euro will flow …

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Ferry on Fire Docks at Patras Port

 Fire broke out on ferry boat “Crete II” while it was sailing 4-5 nautical miles away from the port of Patras, Peloponnese. The fire broke out in the garage deck short before midnight and burned down some 30 trucks. While the automatic fire extinguishing system of the ship managed to prohibit the …

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