Protesters Try To Storm Ministry Building

- February 28, 2014

Protesters upset with austerity measures tangled with riot police outside the Greek Finance Ministry on Feb. 28 and tried to get into the building.

Greeks Must Justify Income

- February 28, 2014

Greece will now require people suspected of living beyond their means to show the sources of their income and that they’ve paid taxes.

Tspiras Warns On Hellenikon Sale

- February 28, 2014

Greece’s opposition party warns it will overturn a deal to sell off the old Hellenikon airport site that was the centerpiece of privatization.

Bad Bank Loans Soar in Greece

- February 27, 2014

Greek banks, already struggling, now are trying to deal a bad loan rate of 31 percent as people beset by austerity can’t pay anymore.

Greece Pushed On Privatization

- February 27, 2014

International lenders are asking Greece to increase the pace of privatizing state enterprises to meet fiscal targets and complete unfinished reforms.

Samaras Says Greece Has Energy Gold

- February 26, 2014

Greece’s Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says the country could earn up to 150 billion euros from offshore oil and gas deposits, half its debt mountain.

Russia Cuts Greek Gas Prices

- February 26, 2014

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras has succeeded in convincing Russian President Vladimir Putin to ok a cut in prices Greece pays for natural gas.

Record Greek Tourism Year Looms

- February 26, 2014

Greece’s biggest revenue engine – tourism – could again be a life saver for the battered economy with officials expecting a second consecutive year setting records.

Hellenikon Down To One Bidder

- February 26, 2014

Plans to develop Athen’s old international airport site Hellenikon – which was supposed to be Europe’s biggest urban park – have one bidder left.

Greek Port Workers Privatization Strike

- February 26, 2014

Greek dock workers walked off the job Feb. 25 in a 24-hour strike to protest plans to sell stakes in the Piraeus Port Authority, the country’s largest.