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PASOK leader: EU part of the Troika offered ‘velvet euro exit’ in August 2011

PASOK leader Evangelos Venizelos dropped a bomb on Friday: “The country’s lenders offered a velvet exit from the euro in 2011,” Venizelos told 4,000 stunned party delegates during a speech at PASOK’s convention in Athens. Venizelos said that the Troika proposal came after a severe disagreement and that the price …

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900K Greeks Without Job – Unemployment at 18.4% in August

Unemployment reached 18.4% in the month of August breaking the ‘barrier’ of 900K. According to data released by the Greek Statistics Authority (ELSTAT) 90,000 people lost their job last August. the total number of unemployed Greeks is 907.953. The news is more than shocking, then the summer months consider as …

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Di Caprio and Lively Enjoy Summer in Zakynthos? (video)

That’s a news items from the category ‘lighter note to economic misery’. Hollywood start Leonardo di Caprio enjoys holidays in the beautiful island of Zakynthos. According to unconfirmed information of Greek media, Leonardo di Caprio takes pleasure in the aquamarine waters of Zante together with his new girl friend Blake Lively. The two …

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