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Germany's export obsession is dooming Europe to a depression

Germany wants the rest of Europe to trade their way to prosperity, but not if it means Germany has to buy their stuff.
The Atlantic: November 2, 2013

Lenders to return to Athens next week after Greek budget offer

EU says Greece made new proposal on filling 2014 budget gap
Reuters: November 2, 2013

Greece's target for 2014 is over 18m visitors

Greece's target for foreign tourism arrivals next year is over 18 million euros, daily Kathimerini reports quoting the president of the Association of Hellenic Tourism Enterprises (SETE), Andreas Andreadis as saying. Air arrivals are likely to rise by as much as 1 million.
November 1, 2013

No glitch in negotiations with troika officials, Greek government says

Greek government sources have denied the troika has put off a visit to Athens on Monday to negotiate progress in the country’s adjustment program and finalize the approval of the disbursement of the next tranche of Greece’s rescue loan.
Independent Balkan News Agency: November 1, 2013

Greek Manufacturing Activity Falls Further In October: Markit

The Greek manufacturing sector contracted further in October, and at a slightly faster pace than in the previous month, data from a survey by Markit Economics showed Friday.
RTT News: November 1, 2013