An overwhelming 80 percent of unemployed young Greeks are turning their backs to the public sector as a way out of record high unemployment
China Economic Net: November 20, 2013
Inspectors from foreign lenders checking on Greece's progress towards its bailout targets plan to leave Athens on Thursday and return in early December to continue the review
Reuters: November 20, 2013
Greek MP and Communist Party member talks about the regional influence of Brussels and Berlin.
Al Jazeera: November 20, 2013
In the abandoned building that once housed the Athens Stock Exchange, artist Teo is shuffling between the Fool, the Magician and the Devil in a Tarot card reading to divine the fate of the crippled Greek nation.
Bloomberg: November 19, 2013
Greece will not yield to pressure to impose further austerity measures, said Greek Finance Minister Yiannis Stournaras in an interview with CNBC, responding to the Eurogroup's call for the indebted country to step up reform efforts
November 15, 2013
Negotiations between Athens and its international creditors, to unblock a one-billion-euro ($1.3 billion) instalment of financial aid, could last until Christmas, a finance ministry source told AFP on Wednesday.
AFP: November 13, 2013
Greek tax revenues exceeded expectations in October, helping the country stay on track to meet its 2013 fiscal target, the government said on Wednesday.
Reuters: November 13, 2013
Greece’s reform job is not even half finished. The government hasn’t done enough to root out the vested interests that strangle the economy. Nor has it cracked down fully on tax evasion or pushed hard enough to privatise state-owned properties.
Reuters Blogs: November 11, 2013
European Central Bank Executive Board member Yves Mersch urged Greece on Friday to push on with reforms to bring the country back to growth without relying on more debt relief.
Reuters: November 9, 2013
Greek riot police stormed the headquarters of former public broadcaster ERT in a pre-dawn raid on Thursday, forcibly removing employees who had been occupying the site since its shock shutdown five months ago.
AFP: November 7, 2013