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Specialty Food And Agriculture Startups Are Ripening In Greece
Sotiris Lymperopoulos left a good job in Athens to collect wild sea greens for upscale restaurants. Food startups like his may be able to generate thousands of new jobs in post-crisis Greece.(8/19/2014 4:38:41 PM)
Ten years on, Athens 2004 gives Greece little to cheer
By Karolina Tagaris ATHENS (Reuters) - It was billed as a chance to transform Greece's image abroad and boost growth but 10 years after the country hosted the world's greatest sporting extravaganza there is little to celebrate at the birthplace of the modern Olympic Games. Many of the once-gleaming Olympic venues which crackled with activity have been abandoned while others are used occasionally ...(8/7/2014 6:57:34 AM)
Three people arrested in Greece home invasion
Greece, N.Y. - Police have arrested three suspects for holding a mother, father and son captive. According to police, Thomas Pryor, 29, of Spencerport, Qzay Clark, 28, or Farmington, and Alexander Kates, 23, of Rochester were taken into custody without incident at various locations in Monroe County Tuesday. ...(8/19/2014 11:06:11 PM)
Greece June Current Account Surplus Rises
Greece's current account surplus in June advanced from a year ago, led by the rise in surpluses of services and current transfers balances as well as an improvement in the income account, figures from the Bank of Greece showed Wednesday.(8/20/2014 6:39:18 AM)
Three arrested in Greece home invasion
Greece, N.Y. - Police have arrested three suspects for holding a mother, father and son captive. According to police, Thomas Pryor, 29, of Spencerport, Qzay Clark, 28, or Farmington, and Alexander Kates, 23, of Rochester were taken into custody without incident at various locations in Monroe County Tuesday. ...(8/20/2014 9:29:13 AM)
Juncker: Greece offered example to Argentina
Greece's recent efforts to get its public finances into shape could have been the model for recently defaulted Argentina to follow. That's the view of Jean-Claude Juncker, the man who is due to take over ...(8/4/2014 10:00:36 AM)
For rent: Mussolini's Greek villa, needs work
Ed Adamczyk RHODES , Greece, Aug. 18 (UPI) -- An unused villa built on the Greek island of Rhodes for Italian dictator Benito Mussolini will be leased to help collect money Greece needs to repay loans.(8/18/2014 2:53:32 PM)
Has Greece forgotten its Olympic legacy?
Ten years after hosting the Olympic Games, Greece is in the spotlight again. While some believe the capital Athens benefitted from the Games, images…(8/20/2014 11:52:21 AM)
Rheinmetall producing tank ammo for Greece
Richard Tomkins DUSSELDORF, Germany, Aug. 18 (UPI) -- The Greek Army has ordered 120mm ammunition for its Leopard 2 tanks from Rheinmetall of Germany under a $69.6 million contract.(8/18/2014 3:37:01 PM)
Three People Arrested in Greece Home Invasion/Jewelry Store Heist
Three people were arrested Tuesday in an Aug. 6 incident where a family was held hostage in their Greece home, and the following day, the robbery of a a Mall at Greece Ridge jewelry store.(8/19/2014 11:07:04 PM)
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