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New school year starts Wednesday, as teachers are set to strike

The new schoolyear opened officially on Wednesday with the traditional blessing ceremony as teachers from primary to high education level declared a series of long-term strikes to protest budget cuts
September 11, 2013

Greece PM sees end to recession in Thessaloniki speech

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says the country's six years of recession will end next year.
BBC: September 8, 2013

Troika rejects gov't plan to liquidate defense industry; party reactions

Greece is preparing an alternative plan over the future of its defense industry and Larco metallurgical company following a decision by the troika to reject the government's initial plan,
September 4, 2013

Greece’s lost defense industry

In the last 30 years Greece has purchased some of the most expensive state-of-the-art defense systems. It is very shocking and sad that the country never succeeded in developing an elementary defense industry of its own.
eKathimerini: September 4, 2013

Greek privatisation fund 'will not change hands'

Greece's state-run privatisation fund will remain in the country's hands, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said Sunday, following media reports of a possible transfer of the agency's responsibilities to Europe.
AFP: September 2, 2013

Greek unions launch fall protest campaign against state job cuts

Unions representing government workers are staging work stoppages across Greece, launching a fall protest campaign against government plans to ax thousands of state jobs
The Tribune: August 29, 2013

Euro zone, IMF to press Greece for foreign agency to sell assets

Greece's international lenders will press Athens next month to transfer state-owned real estate to a holding company managed by the euro zone to spur flagging privatisation efforts, officials said on Thursday.
Reuters: August 29, 2013

Gov’t planning PR drive against aggressive opposition rhetoric

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and his aides are reportedly planning a public relations campaign aimed at highlighting certain positive government initiatives to offset the impact of increasingly aggressive opposition rhetoric
eKathimerini: August 29, 2013

Greece eyes fresh aid, but wary of more austerity

Stuck in its debt crisis but confident of progress made after two major bailouts, recession-mired Greece is unsure of what an inevitable third package will look like.
AFP: August 28, 2013

Greece OK’s 8100 for redeployment

The Greek government has approved an additional 8,100 public workers to be put into a redeployment scheme as part of reforms required by its international creditors.
Press TV: August 27, 2013