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Greece plans a "prudent" exit from bailouts -Samaras
Greece plans a "prudent" exit from its euro zone and International Monetary Fund bailouts, Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras told reporters on arriving at an EU summit on Thursday. On Oct. 10, Samaras said in parliament that Greece wanted to end the IMF bailout a year ahead of schedule and indicated he did not need any further assistance from the euro zone either, arguing that Greece could ...(10/23/2014 10:19:01 AM)
It's time to worry about Greece: pro
A Greek tragedy could be ahead for markets, warns Larry McDonald of Newedge.(10/21/2014 3:48:56 PM)
US investors must worry about Greece: strategist
A Greek tragedy could be ahead for markets, warns Larry McDonald of Newedge.(10/21/2014 3:44:02 PM)
Greece's anti-bailout party still leads conservatives in latest poll
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's radical leftist Syriza party would beat Prime Minister Antonis Samaras' New Democracy party if an election were held now, but its lead has slipped, an opinion poll showed on Saturday. Syriza is deeply opposed to an international bailout that has allowed Greece to avoid a debt default in return for a package of tough austerity measures and economic reform. A Metron ...(10/18/2014 2:16:19 PM)
Greece returns to market spotlight with nosedive
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — After months out of the spotlight, Greece was back at the center of Europe's financial troubles on Wednesday, when concerns over the stability of the government and its bailout program triggered a massive sell-off in stocks and bonds.(10/15/2014 1:43:43 PM)
Greece says IMF to maintain routine post-bailout review after exit
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Greece has begun talks for ending International Monetary Fund aid to the country, but will continue to have routine post-bailout reviews by the Washington-based group, a Greek official said after talks with the IMF's chief on Sunday. The IMF is deeply unpopular in Greece for insisting on austerity cuts under Greece's 240 billion euro EU/IMF bailout and Prime Minister ...(10/12/2014 3:01:22 PM)
EU pledges support for Greece as markets plunge
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The European Union is promising Greece continued financial support, in the hopes of calming market turmoil triggered by concerns over the government's survival and the future of its bailout program.(10/16/2014 12:57:23 PM)
Political risk slowing foreign investment in Greece -think tank
* Think tank sees economy growing 0.7 percent in 2014 ATHENS, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Political uncertainty is slowing foreign investment in Greece, the country's most influential think tank warned on Tuesday, endangering a fragile economic recovery. A presidential vote in February or March is seen as a likely trigger for early elections next year as Greece's coalition government does not have the ...(10/21/2014 7:27:51 AM)
Greece pins Marbles hopes on UN and Clooney factor
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — After more than a century of fruitless lobbying, Greece is pinning its hopes of reclaiming the 5th-Century B.C. Parthenon Sculptures from Britain on mediation by the United Nations' cultural agency — and a touch of Hollywood glamor.(10/15/2014 12:10:47 PM)
Greece's Alpha Bank passes ECB stress tests - sources
Greece's Alpha Bank has passed the European Central Bank's stress tests without requiring further capital, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters. One source said Alpha Bank had passed based ...(10/23/2014 10:39:35 AM)
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