Greece should prepare itself for a hellish negotiating period with international creditors on the country's financial needs and its level of debt, Finance Minister Yannis Stournaras said on Sunday.
AFP: October 21, 2013
The approach of a new budget year in crisis-hit Greece has rekindled talk of more spending cuts, along with a renewed EU-IMF creditor push for a breakthrough in the country's clogged-up privatisation programme.
AFP: October 21, 2013
A Czech-Greek fund completed its acquisition of a controlling stake in Greece's betting monopoly OPAP on Friday, marking the country's first major privatisation under its international bailout plan.
Reuters: October 11, 2013
Official figures show that the unemployment rate in Greece jumped to 27.6 percent in July from a revised 27.5 percent in June, as the financial crisis continues to take its toll on jobs in the country.
Press TV: October 10, 2013
Drastic public spending cuts in Greece are having severe consequences for public services including education. With teachers and students now taking direct action, some universities are warning that a whole semester could be written off.
BBC: October 1, 2013
(Reuters) - Greece has nominated a new chairman for its privatization agency HRADF a month after his predecessor was dismissed, the finance ministry said on Saturday.
Reuters: September 28, 2013
Greek public sector workers went on strike for the second time in a week on Tuesday, shutting schools and leaving hospitals with skeleton staff, as inspectors from Greece's foreign lenders checked whether the country was meeting its bailout targets.
Reuters: September 24, 2013
The Greek finance ministry is looking at a plan that could see state-owned property assets used as collateral for loans that could help it avoid a third bailout by the EU and IMF.
CNBC: September 23, 2013
The so-called troika of lenders has returned to Athens for its latest audit of the Greek economy.
BBC: September 22, 2013
A new EU-IMF audit of Greek fiscal performance and reforms begins Sunday, with the debt-laden country hoping progress in reining in spending will unlock further bailout loans.
AFP: September 21, 2013