Leaders’ Austerity Meeting Postponed Again

Greece's prime minister negotiated late into the night Tuesday with the country's international creditors, finalizing a proposal for new austerity measures to avoid a...

Jean-Claude Juncker Backs Special Account for Greek Debt Interest

Eurogroup chief Jean-Claude Juncker lent support to a Franco-German proposal to set aside bailout funds for Greece in a special account to cover interest...

Leaders Face Crunch Talks as Unions Strike

Greek leaders face crunch talks on Tuesday to secure a new international bailout and avoid a chaotic debt default, caught between EU demands that...

Greece Gives In, Will Fire 15,000 and Slash Minimum Wage

ATHENS – In a move that seems certain to stoke worker outrage just before a general strike and protests, Greece’s coalition government has reportedly...

Unions Call 24-Hour Nationwide General Strike Tuesday

Greece's two major umbrella unions said Monday they will hold a 24-hour nationwide general strike Tuesday over new austerity measures, and warned that further...

Coalition Partners Talks Postponed For a Day‎

German Chancellor Angela Merkel told Greece on Monday to make up its mind fast on accepting the painful terms for a new EU/IMF bailout,...

Greek Uncertainty Pushes Down Euro as Deadline Nears

The euro fell broadly on Monday on investor concern that Greek coalition parties had yet to sign off on the terms of a new...

With Greece on “Razor’s Edge”, Lenders Insist: Comply or Default

ATHENS – As Interim Prime Minister Lucas Papademos tried to keep leaders of his coalition together in a desperate attempt to win a consensus...

Critical Greek Bailout Talks to Resume Monday

Crisis talks on a debt deal for Greece among the three leaders of parties supporting the coalition government were suspended and will continue on...

Most Germans Want Greece to Quit Euro

The majority of Germans feel the euro currency bloc would be better off if debt-crippled Greece left it, a poll published in mass-selling newspaper...

Juncker: No More Help For Greece if Greece Can’t Reform

Eurogroup head Jean-Claude Juncker told Germany's Spiegel magazine in an interview pre-released on Saturday that help for Greece won't be coming at any cost...

Venizelos: Greece Has 24 Hours to Clinch Debt Deal

Greece has one day left to clinch a eurozone bailout and a bond swap with creditors to manage its crushing debt repayments, the finance...

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