Greek Economy Sees Bottom

- January 30, 2014

Greek think tank IOBE said while the economy’s free-fall should slow by the end of the year that it could still shrink in 2015, disputing rosy government estimates.

EU Lawmakers Check Troika Effect

- January 30, 2014

ATHENS – A team of European Parliament lawmakers visiting Greece to see for themselves the effect of harsh austerity measures imposed by successive governments on […]

Greek Pensioners Sue For Lump Sums

- January 26, 2014

A ruling by Greece’s highest court that military pay cuts imposed as part of austerity measures must be restored has prompted civil servants to sue for the return of reduced lump sums.

Greece Smokes Out Smuggled Cigarettes

- January 25, 2014

ATHENS – While the Greek government is raising taxes tobacco products as part of the austerity measures demanded by international lenders, it’s while simultaneously trying […]