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Auction of 6 Month Treasury Bill on November 9th

Greece will auction a six-month Treasury Bill issue on Tuesday, November 9th.  It seeks to raise 300 million euros from the market. The T-bill issue...

New Kallikratis Plan Implemented in First Round of Elections

The first round of local government elections using the new Kallikratis plan begins in Greece on Sunday, November 7th.  Election hours will be between 7:00 a.m....

Greek Researchers Conduct Rheumatoid Arthritis Study

A drug used to treat bone marrow cancer could also provide a promising treatment for rheumatoid arthritis. The study conducted by Greek researchers has suggested...

Honorary Italian Consulate Opens in Piraeus

The new honorary Italian Consulate has been opened today in Piraeus.  It will manage a number of services across areas of significance to Italian economic and...

EU Demands Greece to Repay 347.5 Million Euros Wrongfully Spent

Athens has been given a rude awakening by the EU.  Greece will have to repay the European Commission 347.5 million euros that were wrongfully...

Decline of Car & Motorcycle Registration this Year

Car sales dropped 31.7 % in the ten month period of January to October this year, offering more proof of the crisis hitting the domestic car...

Athens Metro New U Line!

Infrastructure, Transport and Networks Minister Dimitris Reppas announced a new contract for the first section of a new addition to the Athens metro on Thursday.  The...

Riot Police Use Teargas Against Protesting Firefighters

Riot police in Greece have used tear gas and flash grenades to disperse firefighters protesting outside the Parliament amid the financial crisis. The clashes between...

EU Places Rapid Border Intervention Team on Greek-Turkish Border

European Justice Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom will visit the the Greek-Turkish border tomorrow.  Starting on Tuesday, EU "Rapid Border Intervention Team" began to operate and are coordinated...

Police Bomb Disposal Experts Seize 6 Parcel Bombs Headed to Embassies in Athens

Greek police bomb disposal experts on Thursday detonated a parcel bomb addressed to the French embassy in Athens.  This occurred after being alerted by a courier...

Greece Falls 12 Ranks in New “Doing Business Index” by World Bank

Greece has once again followed a familiar pattern as it lost ground on the latest "Doing Business Index", published by the World Bank. According to...

Italy’s Fortone Energia Expands in Greece

Fortore Energia is an Italian company working in the wind energy, photovoltaic and biomass sector.  The company is increasing its presence in the Greek market....

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