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Greek Bank Capital Controls On the Road to Being Lifted

The Bank of Greece and European authorities are taking the first big step to ease capital controls that were first imposed on June 18,...

George Stathakis: Government Is Discussing Road Map on Loosening Capital Controls

The government is discussing a road map on loosening capital controls, Economy Minister George Stathakis said in an interview with Star TV late on...

Greek Parliament Discusses More Austerity Amid Strikes

Greece halted to standstill with a snap 48-hour public-sector strike on Friday and Saturday ahead of a vote by the country's left-led SYRIZA government...

BoG Governor: Agreement Between Greece and Creditors a Matter of Days

An agreement between Greece and its international creditors is a matter of days, Bank of Greece (BoG) Governor Yiannis Stournaras said on Greek TV on Thursday. According...

Greek PM Tsipras: Review of Greece’s Program Can Be Done by Easter

Commenting on the ongoing negotiations with the creditor institutions to wrap up the review of the Greek economic program, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said...

IMF No Longer Necessary for Greece’s Stabilization, Says ECB Official

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is no longer necessary for Greece’s stabilization, from an economic point of view, a European Central Bank official said...

13 Theses on the Continuing Greek Debt Drama

As the Greek debt drama continues to unfold and both the IMF and the eurocrats demand ever more sacrifices from the average Greek people...

Withdrawal of 500 Euro Bill

The Bank of Greece is closely monitoring the safes of Greek citizens after ECB's intention to withdraw the circulation of the 500 euro bill. Bank...

Europe’s Refugee Crisis Could Cost Greece 4 Billion Euros This Year

Is Greece capable of handling the refugee crisis without massive external support from the European Union? This is the question that has been on...

NBG Head Katselli Rules Out Deposits Haircut and Banks Recapitalization

Hellenic Bank Association president and National Bank's chief Luca Katseli said in an interview with Kathimerini newspaper, on Sunday, that the possibility of a deposits haircut...

ECB ‘Hasn’t Reached Lower Bound’ On Rates and Absence of a Banking Union...

The European Central Bank “hasn’t reached lower bound” on rates, said Executive Central Bank’s chief economist and Member of Its Executive Board Peter Praet...

Central Banker Yiannis Stournaras: Debt Talks Will Resume April 15

The debate on the reduction of Greece’s public debt is likely to start the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) spring meeting on April 15, the...