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Greek Deputy FinMin: tax reductions for companies and households

Deputy Finance Minister Christos Staikouras announced the  tax reduction for companies and households in the debt-ridden and austerity-hit Greece. In an interview to daily Typos tis Kyriakis Staikouras heralded the Greek fiscal progress in lenders’ imposed austerity program and said that “meeting of the objectives launches the tax rates reduction.” …

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Hollande to “push” 2+6 frigates to debt-ridden Greece

Everything changes and everything remains the same. Politics, mentalities and interests. What if Greek children go hungry to school, pensioners dig in garbage bins for food and majority of households cannot afford heating their homes. Politics, mentalities and interests remain the same. French  President Francois Hollande will visit Athens on …

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Only fourishing business in Greece: Trade firewood

Finally a good news! Trading firewood is a business that experiences a rapid growth in recession-hit Greece. Tax increases in heating oil and natural gas have led to sharp decrease but to sharp increase of firewood. According to data released from Athens Chamber of Commerce, the number of enterprises trading …

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Greece’s Biggest Furniture Company, NEOSET, Files for Bankruptcy

The rope of recession that drags to the bottom even healthy companies and sends thousands of people to unemployment wrapped around one of the biggest furniture companies in Greece: NEOSET. With a network of 100 stores in Greece and 1,014 employees the company apparently could not cope with liquidity problems.  After 30 years of activity …

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Homeless in Athens – Numbers increase dramatically

The number of homeless in Athens is dramatically growing as businesspeople gone bankrupt and graduates without job find themselves unable to pay their bills. “What we are seeing now is unprecedented” social workers and representatives of non-governmental organisations told Greek daily Kathimerini. “We are being approached by people one would never imagine as …

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