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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.
Philly.com: August 6, 2014

Europe mulls handing back reins of reform to Athens

Brussels is considering scrapping the troika that supervises Greek reforms to allow Athens to pursue its own plan to bolster the economy in return for a drip-feed of debt relief, European officials say.
Reuters: August 5, 2014

Greece names fifth privatisation agency chief in four years

Greece has appointed a management professor to head its privatisations agency, the fifth leadership change since the agency was launched in 2010 to sell off state assets as required by the country's international bailout.
Reuters: July 28, 2014

Greek economic overhauls are delivering results

Overhauls in Greek markets, the economy and public administration are delivering results, Bloomberg news agency said, citing the European Commission's Task Force quarterly report on Greece.
July 24, 2014

IOBE warns crisis will return if reforms are not implemented

The reactions toward the government’s plans for an evaluation of public sector workers are completely unsurprising.
eKathimerini: July 24, 2014

Greek Economic Overhauls Are Delivering Results, EU Says

Overhauls in Greek markets, the economy and public administration are delivering results, the European Commission said today, signaling divisions among official creditors over the country’s progress.
Bloomberg: July 23, 2014

EU clears National Bank of Greece's restructuring plan

The European Commission has approved National Bank of Greece's (NBG) restructuring plan, which includes reducing NBG's stake in Turkey's Finansbank.
Reuters: July 23, 2014

No layoffs in the public sector as of 2015, Administrative Reform minister says

Administrative Reform Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Wednesday pledged that "as of 2015 there will be no layoffs" in the public sector.
July 16, 2014