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Greece sees return to growth in the third quarter

Greece expects its economy to grow in the third quarter, its first quarterly expansion since the start in 2008 of a crippling recession that has wiped out nearly a quarter of GDP, its finance minister said on Saturday.
Reuters: September 6, 2014

OECD forecasts persistently high unemployment in Greece for 2015

Unemployment rates in Greece will remain persistently high until the end of 2015 and continue to hover around the current record levels of 27 percent, according to OECD forecast
September 4, 2014

Four important meetings ahead of troika's evaluation

Four important events will precede the new evaluation of the Greek economy by the troika, which will probably take place in the last ten days of September.
August 26, 2014

Dendias reports 'positive climate' and German willingness to help after Berlin visit

-Development and Competitiveness Minister Nikos Dendias on Wednesday reported strong satisfaction with the results of his visit to Berlin and his meetings there over the last few days, in exclusive statements to ANA-MPA.
August 21, 2014

Greek government prepares for difficult Paris talks with troika

Ministers return to Athens this week following a short summer break in order to prepare for talks with troika auditors in Paris coming up in September.
Independent Balkan News Agency: August 18, 2014

Government eyes salary overhaul, tax breaks

Outcome of talks with troika in Paris to determine content of PM’s speech at TIF
eKathimerini: August 10, 2014

Government announces programmes to boost employment

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras on Wednesday announced programmes worth 750 million euros for the support of employment with a focus on the newly hired and the long-term unemployed.
August 7, 2014

Ten years on, Athens 2004 gives Greece little to cheer

It was billed as a chance to transform Greece's image abroad and boost growth but 10 years after the country hosted the world's greatest sporting extravaganza there is little to celebrate at the birthplace of the modern Olympic Games.
Reuters: August 7, 2014

In Greek dairy war, milkmen cut out the middlemen

Grassroots movements to cut out middlemen have been on the increase since Greece's debt crisis exposed the country's Achilles heel - a bureaucratic system which stifles innovation and encourages corruption.
Reuters: August 6, 2014

Juncker: Greece offered example to Argentina

ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greece's recent efforts to get its public finances into shape could have been the model for recently defaulted Argentina to follow. August 6, 2014