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ΕU Commission confirms it raided oil companies in two countries

EU Commission inspectors raided oil and biofuel companies in two member states in terms of anti-trust practices. However, the relevant EU statement did not disclose neither the names of the countries nor of the companies. Official EU Commission statement dated May 14th 2013 “Αntitrust: Commission confirms unannounced inspections in oil …

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How expats experience “three years Greece in the crisis” (Part XI)

Economic crisis and decreased income trigger frustration. And a never-ending struggling to make ends meet. Scratching together the last euro to come up for daily expenses, cover basic needs, children’s essentials. Economic crisis spoils the fan of life and leaves you there with an endless longing for the times that …

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Athens: Afghan boy, 14, victim of racist attack

A shocking racist attack took place on Easter Monday (May 6, 2013) in the centre of Athens. Victim is a 14-year-old boy from Afghanistan. the boy reported he was attacked by a group of men dressed in black outside the metro station of Attiki square. Greek media report that the group …

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Greek PM praises gov’t achievement: Grexit …”a sad memory”

Prime minister Antonis Samaras is excited. Excited about the achievements of his coalition government and thus less than a year at the leadership of the country. Conservative Samaras, all Nea Dimocratia lawmakers and finance minister Yiannis Stournaras are determined to make us believe that (theoretically) the crisis is over. The …

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Elementary school pupil wins “Doogle 4 Google” competition “My Greece”

A simple drawing capturing the whole of Greece: sun, sea, seagulls, a fishing boat and the Greek flag. This powerful image was submitted by Asterios Reynik, 10, an elementary school pupil from Litochoro in Pieria. decided that Reynik’s picture was the best among those participating in “Doodle 4 Google” logo …

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