Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 8°C Friday 28 January 2022

#Greek

# greek - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Arsenal complete signing of young Greek defender Mavropanos
# Promising
From The42
# Promising

Arsenal complete signing of young Greek defender Mavropanos

Jan 3rd 2018, 5:47 PM 8,196 Views 11 Comments

The Gunners have brought in the 20-year-old for a fee of around £1.8 million.

# greek - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Rubbish is piling up on Athens' streets as temperatures soar
# Anti-austerity Protests
# Anti-austerity Protests

Rubbish is piling up on Athens' streets as temperatures soar

Jun 22nd 2017, 8:35 PM 22,144 Views 28 Comments

Greek workers are protesting against staff shortages that have resulted from terminating hundreds of short-term contracts.

# greek - Saturday 10 June, 2017

The creator of the ham and pineapple pizza dies aged 83
# Hawaiian Pizza
# Hawaiian Pizza

The creator of the ham and pineapple pizza dies aged 83

Jun 10th 2017, 3:52 PM 19,296 Views 34 Comments

Sam Panopoulos earned a place in history by putting canned pineapple and ham on a pizza.

# greek - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Greek anarchists target Dublin financial firm with 'exploding letter'
# Letterbomb
# Letterbomb

Greek anarchists target Dublin financial firm with 'exploding letter'

Mar 26th 2017, 12:05 AM 29,474 Views 13 Comments

The package was intercepted in Paris before it reached its Irish destination.

# greek - Sunday 22 May, 2016

Ever wanted to buy an island? Greece is selling dozens of them
# Pipe Dream
# Pipe Dream

Ever wanted to buy an island? Greece is selling dozens of them

May 22nd 2016, 5:30 PM 35,193 Views 34 Comments

They cost anything from €3 million to €40 million.

# greek - Saturday 19 December, 2015

18 people have died trying to cross into Europe
# Tragic
# Tragic

18 people have died trying to cross into Europe

Dec 19th 2015, 11:49 AM 8,486 Views 92 Comments

Reports are that an additional 14 were pulled to safety by the Turkish coastguard.

# greek - Saturday 7 November, 2015

There's an ambitious plan to reboot one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World
# We Need Rhodes
# We Need Rhodes

There's an ambitious plan to reboot one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World

Nov 7th 2015, 10:15 AM 30,407 Views 72 Comments

And it would only cost around €250 million.

# greek - Saturday 3 October, 2015

In a remote Greek cemetery, a nameless dead child with no-one to claim her
# Unknown
# Unknown

In a remote Greek cemetery, a nameless dead child with no-one to claim her

Oct 3rd 2015, 7:45 AM 16,185 Views 57 Comments

All that is known of the little girl is that she was seven, and that she died in search of a better future.

# greek - Friday 14 August, 2015

Tsipras 'doesn't regret' leading Greece into third multi-billion euro bailout
# Vote Passed
# Vote Passed

Tsipras 'doesn't regret' leading Greece into third multi-billion euro bailout

Aug 14th 2015, 3:35 PM 12,975 Views 68 Comments

The country’s parliament has approved the deal after all-night talks.

# greek - Monday 20 July, 2015

Greek banks reopen as citizens face massive price hikes
# Open For Business
# Open For Business

Greek banks reopen as citizens face massive price hikes

Jul 20th 2015, 7:26 AM 20,124 Views 107 Comments

Greeks will be able to withdraw up to €420 at once per week.

# greek - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

Poll: Should Ireland push for debt relief if Greece gets a better deal?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Ireland push for debt relief if Greece gets a better deal?

Jul 8th 2015, 8:39 AM 22,530 Views 114 Comments

It looks like Tsipras is on track to negotiating a sweeter deal.

# greek - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Hold onto your hats: there's to be ANOTHER European summit this coming Sunday to discuss Greece
# Tick Tock
# Tick Tock

Hold onto your hats: there's to be ANOTHER European summit this coming Sunday to discuss Greece

Jul 7th 2015, 10:30 PM 36,602 Views 214 Comments

But according to European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker, Greece has until 8.30am on Friday at the latest to submit its final proposals.

# greek - Monday 6 July, 2015

Greece has met its new finance minister as the ECB hits the country where it hurts
# Shave And A Haircut
# Shave And A Haircut

Greece has met its new finance minister as the ECB hits the country where it hurts

Jul 6th 2015, 10:15 PM 99,002 Views 295 Comments

The European Central Bank raised the haircuts on its Emergency Liquidity Assistance to Greece this evening.

# greek - Monday 29 June, 2015

People are queuing for ATMs in Greece - but they can only get €60
# Greece Frightening
# Greece Frightening

People are queuing for ATMs in Greece - but they can only get €60

Jun 29th 2015, 7:47 AM 24,799 Views 162 Comments

Pensioners are also queuing outside closed banks.

# greek - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Poll: Is the Greek government right to hold a referendum on its bailout deal?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is the Greek government right to hold a referendum on its bailout deal?

Jun 28th 2015, 9:42 AM 33,455 Views 307 Comments

Tsipras is going to let the people decide – is that the right thing to do?

# greek - Friday 26 June, 2015

The first time Greece defaulted was more than 2,000 years ago
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

The first time Greece defaulted was more than 2,000 years ago

Jun 26th 2015, 6:12 AM 24,881 Views 82 Comments

Here’s 11 things you might not have known about their economy.

# greek - Thursday 5 February, 2015

Euro takes a wallop as ECB plays hardball with Greece
# Crunch Talks
# Crunch Talks

Euro takes a wallop as ECB plays hardball with Greece

Feb 5th 2015, 7:34 AM 33,571 Views 239 Comments

The central bank will no longer accept Greek debt as collateral for loans.

# greek - Monday 26 January, 2015

Ten people dead after Greek fighter jet crashes at Spanish military base
# Albacete
# Albacete

Ten people dead after Greek fighter jet crashes at Spanish military base

Jan 26th 2015, 9:30 PM 15,003 Views 24 Comments

Around 20 people are said to have been injured in the incident.

# greek - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Mastermind of jihadist cell in Belgium 'still at large'
# Anti-terror Raids
# Anti-terror Raids

Mastermind of jihadist cell in Belgium 'still at large'

Jan 18th 2015, 2:20 PM 8,561 Views 20 Comments

Meanwhile, arrests made in Greece yesterday are said to be unconnected to the cell.

# greek - Friday 7 March, 2014

A Greek bank is to issue bonds for the first time since 2009
# Debt
# Debt

A Greek bank is to issue bonds for the first time since 2009

Mar 7th 2014, 10:31 PM 6,157 Views 15 Comments

Piraeus Bank SA requires more than €6 billion worth of capital.

# greek - Monday 21 October, 2013

Roma couple charged with abducting mystery child 'Maria'
# Blonde Angel
# Blonde Angel

Roma couple charged with abducting mystery child 'Maria'

Oct 21st 2013, 8:18 PM 23,906 Views 47 Comments

The young girl was found at a Roma camp last week in Greece.

# greek - Saturday 19 October, 2013

Discovery of girl in Greek Roma camp gives hope to missing boy's family
# Missing
# Missing

Discovery of girl in Greek Roma camp gives hope to missing boy's family

Oct 19th 2013, 2:45 PM 45,638 Views 95 Comments

Ben Needham went missing in 1991 on the Greek island of Kos and links were previously made to the Roma community in the area he disappeared from.

# greek - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Neo-Nazi office near Athens bombed
# Bombing
# Bombing

Neo-Nazi office near Athens bombed

Dec 4th 2012, 9:21 AM 3,272 Views 18 Comments

A bomb exploded outside an office of the Greek neo-Nazi group Golden Dawn, which has been blamed for recent violent attacks on migrants.

# greek - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Champions League preview: Giroud returns to Montpellier in search of form
# Group B
From The42
# Group B

Champions League preview: Giroud returns to Montpellier in search of form

Sep 18th 2012, 8:00 AM 379 Views 0 Comments

The Gunners’ new striker may not even make the team on his return to his old stomping ground.

# greek - Monday 20 August, 2012

Greek exit from eurozone would be 'manageable' says top ECB official
# Greece
# Greece

Greek exit from eurozone would be 'manageable' says top ECB official

Aug 20th 2012, 9:12 AM 3,480 Views 15 Comments

The comments from Joerg Asmussen come at the beginning of another crucial week for the single currency and troubled Greece.

# greek - Sunday 6 November, 2011

Greek leaders continue talks, with only five weeks worth of cash left
# Debt Crisis
# Debt Crisis

Greek leaders continue talks, with only five weeks worth of cash left

Nov 6th 2011, 10:25 AM 260 Views 0 Comments

Opposition leader Antonis Samaras will meet with the Greek president today. Samaras is calling for a snap election.

# greek - Saturday 5 November, 2011

Greek prime minister survives confidence vote
# Greece
# Greece

Greek prime minister survives confidence vote

Nov 5th 2011, 7:53 AM 292 Views 12 Comments

George Papandreou has made a pledge to step aside if necessary, and has called for a new coalition government.

# greek - Tuesday 21 June, 2011

Greece could spark second global downturn - IMF
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Greece could spark second global downturn - IMF

Jun 21st 2011, 9:34 AM 374 Views 5 Comments

The IMF warns that the Greek debt crisis needs to be resolved before it spirals.