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Marfin bank arson: 32 months later prosecutor has evidence to raise felony charges

For 32 months authorities have been collecting eye-witnesses testimonies and other material and now the prosecutor is about to call two suspects to testify on the arson attack at Marfin bank on 5. May 2010 that claimed the lives of three employees and an unborn child. The suspects are expected to testify …

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5 May 2010: Remembering the Marfin victims

5 May 2010: Clouds of thick smoke are coming out the building of Marfin Bank, Stadiou branch in Athens downtown. Some bank employees are standing at the balconies screaming for help. Down on the street thousands of protesters try to help but have no means. An unprecedented tragedy is taking …

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3 Dead at Marfin Bank:Tragedy – Crime – Negligence

Schocking Picture Three bank workers lost their life and four were injured in the fire at the MARFIN EGNATIA Bank after protesters hurled molotov cocktail bombs amid a huge demonstation against harsh cuts in salaries and pensions and tax increases. Pictures and Videos shot by demonstrators highlight the dramatic moments …

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Changes of Greece’s Penal Code trigger outrage

Government plans to change the Penal Code have triggered an outrage for a series of proposed penalties set to be lowered.penalties proposed. The storm of protests came not only from conservative New Democracy and communist party KKE but but also from the youth branch of ruling party SYRIZA as well …

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ΕU approves Aegean Airlines – Olympic Air merger

Τhe European Union gave its blessing Wednesday to the merger of Greece‘s Aegean Airlines and its rival Olympic Air, saying that there would be no harm to competition since Olympic Air would have no choice but to shut down without the deal. The EU‘s executive, the European Commission, had once …

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(UPD) Athens Stock Exchange Down Despite Eurogroup Deal

The Eurogroup meeting is over, Greece is saved. So why does the Athens Stock Exchange experienced bad day? Why did the General Index plunged below the 800 units, and recorded a 3.47% and banks went down -10%? It is because of this International Monetary Fund report claiming that Greece may need …

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Athens Stock Exchange Below 650 Units; Strong Pressure on Banks

Athens Stock Exchange recorded significant losses on Thursday, with the stocks of the banking sector to be at the heart of liquidations. Particularly the shares of National Bank of Greece retreats in new lows of 1.43 euro and is down 2.53%. At noon, the General Index was down at 649.90 units, …

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Athens Stock Exchange Records New Lows Amid Uncertainty

Athens Stock Exchange recorded new lows on Wednesday, with the General Index at -2.41% and big losses for the banks and the FTSE20. Having gone down to 717.93 points, the ASE is especially vulnerable to the financial crisis within the euro zone. To this one should add the ‘haircut’ of Greek bonds talks in …

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Greek Black Friday: ASE Sinks Under 800 Units

The General Index of Athens Stock Exchange fell bellow 800 units with loss at -3.87%. The ASE landed at 797.95 for the first time since April 1995, forced by the severe pressures triggered by political ineffectiveness against the debt crisis domestically and abroad. Banks losses accumulated at -15% during the week. Banks …

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Are We a Morally-Bankrupt Society?

This morning I was trying to find some positive news to write about. Something  like “The Good News of the Day”. For a change, you know… But not matter how hard did I try,  I didn’t find anything. We, Greeks, are going through economically difficult and socially disheartening times. We …

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Greek Banks: Stress Tests, Haircuts and Mergers

Hot weather and stress are both known to cause sweating. Currently the majority of Greeks are loosing volumes of sweat due to recession stress and the bankers don’t seem to be  exception to the rule. Eight Greek Banks are waiting the official result of CEBS’s stress tests to be disclosed on July …

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Bomb explodes in Athens – One woman injured

photos: troktiko.blogspot.com A powerful bomb exploded outside Athens’ largest prison, injuring slightly a female passer-by and causing extensive damage. The explosive device was  hidden in a  travel bag placed inside  a garbage container very close to the prison wall, outside the women’s section. The top security Athens prison is in …

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"Sundays will never be the same…"

Paraskevi Zoulia                          Aggeliki Papathanasiou Nontas Tsakalis photos sources: several blogs “Sundays will never be the same” wrote in internet Kostas T. , a friend of Nontas. Notas, Paraskevi and  pregnant Aggeliki are the tragic victims of the fatal arson of Marfin Bank on 5/05/10. According to forensic evidence the three …

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Shock, Anger and Grief

Shock, Anger and Grief Mourning families, mourning friends, mourning colleagues, mourning folks. A whole nation grieves the painful and tragic death of the three bank employees. A whole nation cannot recover from the shock from  the cowardly murder of three employees of Marfin Bank. Epameinondas Tsakalis, 36, Paraskevi Zoulia, 35, …

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BREAKING NEWS – 3 DEAD due to Molotov cocktail at Bank

from troktiko.blogspot.com According to international media and Greek Sky TV THREE PEOPLE HAVE DIED IN A BLAZE that broke out at MARFIN EGNATIA BANK, on Stadiou Street, downtown Athens. The fire started when demonstrators hurled  Molotov cocktail fire bombs at the Bank. SKY-TV reports that the 3 bank employees were …

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