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#Greece

# greece - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

From Business ETC Ireland could be outstripped as the fastest-growing economy in Europe. By Greece. Still Winning

Ireland could be outstripped as the fastest-growing economy in Europe. By Greece.

That’s according to the latest predictions from the IMF.

# greece - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

From Business ETC Greece is gearing up to default on its debts Crumbling

Greece is gearing up to default on its debts

According to the Financial Times, that is.

# greece - Sunday 12 April, 2015

Recalling a Nazi massacre: ‘A burly German soldier killed my little brother and two women’

A town in Greece is still looking for justice.

# greece - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Greece says its debt crisis is a ‘common European problem’

The country made its latest loan repayment today – but more trouble lies ahead.

# greece - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Cash-strapped Greece is cosying up to Russia now

The Greek prime minister has already said he doesn’t support sanctions against Russia.

# greece - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

The government says it saved over €10bn by complaining to the Troika

Some people still think we could have got a better deal, however.

Greece has a figure for how much Germany owes in Nazi-era war debts

And the bill is big – really big.

# greece - Monday 6 April, 2015

From Business ETC ‘We will pay’: Greece agrees to IMF loan repayment Deal Done

‘We will pay’: Greece agrees to IMF loan repayment

The country’s finance minister has promised deep reform.

# greece - Friday 3 April, 2015

From Business ETC Greece has been secretly putting together a plan to bring back the drachma Old Money

Greece has been secretly putting together a plan to bring back the drachma

But the government insists it will be able to pay its debts on time.

# greece - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

From Business ETC The IMF thinks the water charges ‘issue’ is cooling down Take A Cold Shower

The IMF thinks the water charges ‘issue’ is cooling down

And the political situation is settling too, apparently.

# greece - Sunday 22 March, 2015

From Business ETC All of Greece’s problems can be traced back to the 1970s Oil

# greece - Friday 20 March, 2015

What Enda told Alexis Tsipras as everyone STILL waits on Greece to sort itself out

The Taoiseach had a word with his Greek counterpart in Brussels today.

# greece - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Presenter admits faking video of Greek Finance Minister giving middle finger

“Sorry Mr Varoufakis, we won’t do it again”.

# greece - Monday 16 March, 2015

Greek Finance Minister denies giving the middle finger to Germany

A German tv station dug up the video of Yanis Varoufakis – but he says it’s been doctored.

# greece - Sunday 8 March, 2015

From Business ETC Here’s what Europe would look like if it were redrawn based on debt per person Do I Look Fat In This?

Here’s what Europe would look like if it were redrawn based on debt per person

Ireland is looking pretty ‘big-boned’…

German politicians want to PAY holidaymakers to go to Greece

It’s becoming a popular tourist destination for Germans.

# greece - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Greece proves left wing parties don’t have a chance of delivering in power

They’re good at protesting and making noise, but they have no workable policies.

# greece - Friday 27 February, 2015

Germany and Greece have settled their bailout differences (for now)

German politicians have just approved the troubled country’s four-month extension.

# greece - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Greece really, really wants to stay in the Eurozone after all

Syriza’s aggressive stance continues to soften in the wake of its loans being extended by the ECB

Irish pro-life group want to get rid of “incompatible with life” phrase

A group of four families are set to travel to Geneva.

# greece - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

From Business ETC Greece should take Ireland’s ‘middle road’ on debt – not the ‘nuclear option’ Noonanomics

Greece should take Ireland’s ‘middle road’ on debt – not the ‘nuclear option’

The Finance Minister was interviewed on Bloomberg about the future of the eurozone and other things…

# greece - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Arcade Fire’s Will Butler has written a song about the Greek debt crisis

“Who the hell isn’t rooting for Greece?” Will Butler wants to know.

Here’s what Greece is going to do in return for a bailout extension

The country effectively runs out of money in five days and has agreed a plan with the Troika to receive a four-month extension to its bailout programme.

# greece - Monday 23 February, 2015

What will the Greek challenge to austerity mean for Ireland?

Greece’s bailout extension is loaded with political meaning for other eurozone countries.

# greece - Saturday 21 February, 2015

From Business ETC Here’s everything you need to know about business this week The Briefcase

Here’s everything you need to know about business this week

Everyone was talking about rental prices, plain packaging and newspaper figures.

Noonan reckons the Greek Finance Minister is ‘a bit of a rock star’

He also added that Ireland did ask for a debt write down by suggesting ways forward that would result in one.

# greece - Friday 20 February, 2015

It’s a deal: Greece and Eurozone ministers agree on bailout extension

It is reportedly in the region of four months.

Can Michael Noonan help save the eurozone from economic disaster?

The Finance Minister is back in Brussels today for the deadline of Greece’s bailout.

# greece - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Gerry Adams: I don’t need to be good at maths Our Day Will Sum This post contains videos

Gerry Adams: I don’t need to be good at maths

“I’m good at politics,” the Sinn Féin president tells TheJournal.ie

Germany says ‘nein’ to Greece

The move would buy the cash-strapped nation time to unveil new anti-austerity reforms, a government source told AFP.

# greece - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Germany thinks Greece is ‘insulting’ countries like Ireland

Europe and Greece are racing to reach a deal to avoid a catastrophic ‘Grexit’. It’s expected Greece will seek a six-month extension deal today.

# greece - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Euro leaders are giving Greece until Friday to sign on the dotted bailout line

Greece has called the deadline “absurd”.

Did Ireland kiss a better debt deal goodbye?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# greece - Monday 16 February, 2015

Greece: ‘We will not be blackmailed into a bailout extension’

Talks on the country’s bailout programme are, again, going no where.

Greece is two weeks away from running out of money – and returns to talks today

In the worst case scenario, a chaotic “Grexit” could jeopardise the whole euro project.

# greece - Sunday 15 February, 2015

From Business ETC Here’s everything you need to know about business this week The Briefcase

Here’s everything you need to know about business this week

Everyone was talking about Willie Walsh’s sales pitch, D-Day for Greece and Swissleaks.

# greece - Friday 13 February, 2015

Greece is changing its tune on talking to the Troika

It’s a huge shift in policy.

# greece - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Greece’s bailout expires at the end of February – and no-one knows what will happen next

EUROZONE FINANCE MINISTERS have been unable to reach an agreement on a deal that would ease Greece’s pressures with its €240 billion debt.

# greece - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

From Business ETC It’s crunch time for Greece’s anti-austerity plans. And Germany is the biggest hurdle No Pressure

It’s crunch time for Greece’s anti-austerity plans. And Germany is the biggest hurdle

The new Greek government is trying to kick free of its bailout terms.

Gerry Adams: Enda and co are in bed with the elites and won’t get out

The Sinn Féin leader was speaking at a demonstration to show solidarity with Syriza.

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