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Greece’s debt stood at €323.3bn in Q2 2018 from €309bn in Q2 2017

Greece’s sovereign debt stood at €323.378 billion at the end of the second quarter of  2018, from €309.091 billion in the corresponding quarter last year., according to ELSTAT’s quarterly non-financial general government accounts. The Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT)  announced the quarterly non-financial accounts of General Government for the second  quarter of …

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European Commission releases data on Funds to Greece to deal with Migration

The European Commission has published a list of recipients of funds to Greece to deal with the migration crisis. An amount totaling 1.6 billion euros has been allocated to non-governmental organizations, international organizations and Greek authorities, even though only half of it has been disbursed. The Commission released €650 million …

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Folli Follie “cooked books” for ten years, says prosecutor

A prosecutor in Athens referred to indications of fraud in the balance sheets of 18 Folli Follie subsidiaries dating back to 2007, in requesting the freezing of bank accounts and safe deposit boxes belonging to the embattled company’s principal owners, the Koutsolioutsos family, and board members. According to naftemporiki, economic …

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Pregnant dog shot in Chania – Businessman offers €2,000 reward

World Animal Day sadly reminds of the challenge Greece face in terms of animal abuse. It was just on the even of this special day, when somebody fatally shot a pregnant dog. The dog did not particularly belonged to anyone, was rather a stray in the village of Pantelari, Chania …

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Maintenance works on KTG.com

Due to maintenance works on KeepTalkingGreece.com some readers may currently see an oldest version of the Home Page and miss latest articles of today, 4. Oct 2018. You can avoid this problem by checking with the latest posts on our social media accounts on Twitter and Facebook. Just click on …

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New regulations in Greece’s telecommunications incl €150 monthly cap

Greece’s telecommunications watchdog EETT has issued new regulations with regards to contracts of landlines and mobile phones connections. They regulations aim to protect consumers from hidden charges and lack of transparency in contracts with telecommunication providers. According to the new regulations, consumers will be able to exit a contract earlier …

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TEI Professor arrested for bribery & other “favors” to have students pass exams

Police has arrested a professor at a Technological Education Institute, a higher education public facility in Northern Greece for blackmailing students in order to pass the lessons he was teaching and so with receive their diploma. The 59-year-old man would either ask for either a special fee under the hand …

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Crete: Thugs put dog and 9 puppies in furnace, start fire (video)

An animal abuse of unbelievable brutality in Gergeri, Crete: One or several thugs put a dog mom and her nine puppies in a furnace,  placed pine trees needles inside, sealed the entrance with stones and started a fire to have the dog family burned alive. It was pure luck a …

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