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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

EU/IMF troika wraps up Greek mini-audit before major fall review

Inspectors from Greece's EU/IMF lenders have concluded a short, interim checkup of the country's performance under its bailout and will return for a more comprehensive audit in September, a senior Greek finance ministry official said on Wednesday.
Reuters: July 16, 2014

Media 'propaganda' campaign being waged against Council of State, judge warns

An organised propaganda campaign is being waged in various publications, TV shows and social media against the functioning of the Council of State, which has been criticised by the the IMF over its 'adverse court rulings' that represent 'downside risks' for the country's austerity programme
Enet: July 11, 2014

Greek public health system 'catastrophic', says German official

Wolfgang Zoeller, a former commissioner for patients’ issues, says tight time frame imposed by the troika for health sector reform was 'impossible to carry out'
Enet: July 6, 2014

Greece threatened by power cuts as workers strike

Many parts of Greece are facing power cuts, as workers from the Public Power Corporation (PPC) stage rolling strikes in protest at a government privatisation programme.
BBC: July 4, 2014

Is Europe's troubled union really ready to change?

After six decades of relentless if incremental integration, might the European Union be about to go into reverse?
Reuters: July 4, 2014