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First Half of 2015 Cost Greece €86-200 Bln, says ESM Chief Regling

Greece not only interrupted but also reversed reforms in the first half of 2015, resulting in a cost to the economy between € 86...

Yanis Varoufakis Hails Greek Bailout Referendum as ‘Celebration of Democracy’

Former Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis hailed the referendum of July 5, 2015 as a "celebration of Democracy", to mark its third anniversary. In a...

Varoufakis Says Debt Deal ‘Extends Greek Bankruptcy into 2060’

Former Greek finance minister and one-time ally of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, Yanis Varoufakis, has claimed Greece's "bankruptcy" has been extended by five more...

New Varoufakis Book ‘Epic and Harrowing’

A new book by former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis has been described as "a charming and utterly fascinating letter to his 14-year-old daughter". Talking...

Yanis Varoufakis Wants the ‘Dirty Job’ as Greece’s PM (video)

Former Finance Minister of Greece Yanis Varoufakis has confirmed he will run for prime minister in the nation’s next general election. "It sounds like a...

Varoufakis’ Tenure ‘Cost Greece €200B’

The six-month reign of Yanis Varoufakis at the Greek Finance Ministry in the first half of 2015 cost the country about €200 billion ($246...

Varoufakis Offers a New ‘Mera’ as he Reveals Name of Greek Party

Former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis has revealed that the new political party he is forming in Greece will be called MeRA25. Making the announcement on...

Yanis Varoufakis to Launch New Party in March

Former Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis has announced his intention to create a new political party. In a tweet on Thursday marking the third anniversary...

Varoufakis Reveals Outburst Against ‘Stupid’ Tsipras

Former Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis has revealed he accused Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras of being “totally stupid” in accepting a demand by Greece’s...

Varoufakis Suing ECB for Refusing to Help Greek Banks During Crisis

Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis, and a German parliamentarian, are suing the European Central Bank, so as to gain access to a document...

Varoufakis: ‘I Never Threatened with a Grexit’

Former Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis reiterated that he had never threatened creditors with a Grexit; and announced his decision to run in the European...

Yanis Varoufakis Challenges Wolfgang Schaeuble: “Prove Me Wrong”

Former Greek Finance minister Yanis Varoufakis is notorious for challenging EU officials over the Greek bailout programme and Wolfgang Schaeuble's interview on Skai TV...

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