Already controlling Piraeus, China wants Greece’s stake in Athens’ airport to make it a hub for European travel and entry point for Chinese tourists and businessmen.
While Premier Antonis Samaras said Greece doesn’t need any more aid because it has a surplus, German Chancellor Angela Merkel has nixed it anyway.
If he comes to power, SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras said he would do away with the terms of two bailouts of $325 billion from the Troika.
With critical May elections looming as his ruling New Democracy has fallen behind in polls, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said the country’s primary surplus – not counting interest on debt and a slew of other costs – passed 1.5 billion euros.
Greek Administrative Reform Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, charged with slashing a public workforce bloated with generations of political hires said he’s accomplished that mission ahead of time.
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With Greece’s privatization program far behind schedule, a Greek prosecutor now is reportedly investigating one of its few successes, the sale of the gambling monopoly […]
Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said Greece does not need a third bailout and that he has put the country on the road to recovery later this year.
Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says he’ll use a surplus to ask international lenders to accept losses as a previous government did with private investors and bondholders.