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Sep

50K Greeks Borrowers Celebrate New Swiss Franc Exchange Rate

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More than 50,000 Greeks took a breath of relief upon the news that the Swiss National Bank (SNB) decided to peg the Swiss Franc (CHF) to the euro. The 50,000 Greeks are borrowers who got their loans – most for real estate purchases – on Swiss Franc and not in […]

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6
Sep

Copper Hunters Steal Baptism Font from Church

Posted by in Uncategorized, Very Mix

“Copper hunters” seems to be a quite lucrative job to do. I don’t know if copper makes you addicted but these ‘hunter gangs’ do not seem to be afraid even of God’s revenge when it comes to copper. A priest in a church was quite stunned to see that the […]

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6
Sep

German FinMin to Greece: No Martini, No Party!

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Well, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble did not say it exactly as the title heralds paraphrasing Clooney’s famous ad line. Speaking to German Parliament, Schaeubel warned warned on Tuesday that Greece will not be able to receive another tranche of international aid if the delayed “troika” report from the IMF, ECB and […]

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6
Sep
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Greece Sends Drink Water to Libya

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Two military transport airplanes C-130 left the military airport of Elefsis Tuesday morning carrying 24 tons of drink water to Libya. 48,000 bottles of water will help the residents of Tripoli to extinguish their thirst. According to a Greek Foreign Ministry announcement, thousands of inhabitants are facing serious water shortages. […]

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6
Sep

2,5MM Greek Taxpayers to Pay €1,8Bn ASAP!

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Two and a half million Greek taxpayers are invited to contribute to state revenues with 1,8 billion euro as soon as possible, that is by the end of September! The Tax Bills sent by the Tax Offices include special solidarity contribution, trade levy, and special levy for cars over 1,950 […]

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5
Sep

Fitness During Vacation? Yes, Please!

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My day starts with a small bowl of mixed cereals and seeds, milk, a bit of cocoa powder and extra sugar. Two cups of coffee. I sit on the terrace enjoying the breathtaking view over the blue bay on the west of Kos. I watch the Hobby-Cat sailors training as […]

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5
Sep

Scandal with Fake Classification Docs Bring Cruises to Halt

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Touristic cruises came almost to halt at the Ionian islands after the scandal with fake classification documents broke out. Currently 16 ships were ordered by the Ministry of Citizen’s Protection to stop operating after irregularities in their documents issued by a Russian classification agent in Piraeus. According to Greek state network […]

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5
Sep

Photocopies and DVDs Instead of Books in Greek Schools

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 A week is left before schools open in Greece and there is no sign of textbooks around. Education Minister Anna Diamantopoulou blamed the auditors’ council  for the delay in printing of textbooks and apologized from students and parents for the lack of books. In an effort to supply pupils and students with important […]

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4
Sep

What’s Up in Greece on Sept 4?

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A lots of things and nothing special are up in Greece today. To this you must add the miserable atmosphere and the boiling anger among several interest groups as the austerity is getting harsher and it’s going to strike severly the civil servants. Not to mention the increased V.A.T, from 13% to […]

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3
Sep

“Indignant” Greeks Re-Start Protests, Sept 3

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“Indignant” Greeks are ready to restart! As summer vacations are over and temperatures have dropped a bit, ‘indignant’ Greeks have called for restarting the protests in front of the Parliament at Syntagma Square in downtown Athens today, Saturday September 3rd 2011 at 7 p.m. And not only! With the slogan “The […]

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