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Greece Against Possible Suspension of EU Voting Rights

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou on Friday spoke out strongly against Germany's idea of sanctions against serial budget sinners, saying it would trigger a...

Greek Shipowners Dealing With The 25% Of World Fleet

Greek shipowners remain dominant in the sea but also in trading, doing business with the 25% of the world fleet. They stay at the...

Unemployment Rate At 12.6% In September 2010

Unemployment rate in September 1020 climbed to 12.6% compared to 9.1% in September 2009 and 12.2% in August 2010. The number of employed shaped...

Poll Shows PASOK Support Despite Crisis

The Greek Socialist party residing in government PASOK- though seeing a drop in support - continues to maintain a wide margin over opposition forces, according to...

Falkonera Shipwreck’s 44th Anniversary

Yesterday, December 8th, marked the 44th anniversary of one of the worst maritime accidents in Greece,  widely known as "Falkonera Shipwreck".   217 people drowned....

Greek-Turkish Business Forum Held Today in Thessaloniki

The first Regional Greek-Turkish Business Forum meeting opens today in the Greek city of Thessaloniki. Speaking to the Anatolia News Agency, Mustafa Yardimci Member of...

Winemakers’ Lawsuit Over FYROM’s “Macedonia” Brand

A local cooperative of winemakers in northern Greece on Wednesday announced that it will file a lawsuit in Germany.  The lawsuit is against distributors and...

GDP Decreased By 4.6% On Year

Greek Gross Domestic Product (GDP) for the third quarter of 2010 decreased by 4.6% in comparison with the third quarter of 2009 and by...

68 Illegal Immigrants Found on Ship

Two Greek Coast Guard ships patrolling Greek territorial waters have found a boat with 68 illegal immigrants onboard off the island of Leros in...

Professor Nouriel Roubini: Only Solution for Greece’s Economy is Leaving the Eurozone

Nouriel Roubini, professor of economics at New York University and consultant at the U.S. Congress, estimated that the only solution for the restoration of...

Twenty-Seven Monk Seals Born this Year in Greek Habitats

The family of the Mediterranean Monk Seals, more widely known as Monachus monachus, has welcomed 27 new members since the start of the current...

Greek Prison Hunger Strike Participants Grows

The situation in Greek jails is becoming  more severe as a growing number of prisoners are joining in on the nation wide hunger strikes.  Many others...

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