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ECB’s Asmussen Presses Cyprus Deal

A European Central Bank (ECB) Executive Board member, Jorg Asmussen, said it's critical for the stability of the Eurozone to finalize a bailout deal...

Greek Labor Costs Fall Sharply

A research paper from Conference Board shows that southern European countries have the lowest labor costs in the European Union, with those in Greece...

Greek NGO Works on EU School Bullying

A Greek NGO dedicated to children issues, Hamoyelo tou Paidiou, meaning Smile of the Child, has published the results of its research on bullying...

Greek Students Win Translation Prize

The award for the Juvenes Translatores (Latin for "Young Translators") competition has gone to 27 students from each of the European Union's countries, including...

EU Lawmakers OK Podimata Tax

The European Parliament has voted for a proposal put forth by a PASOK Socialist lawmaker, Anni Podimata, for a tax on currency exchanges and...

Chountis Questions Greek Jobless Benefits

Nikos Chountis, a Member of the European Parliament for the far-leftist SYRIZA party, pressed European Commission officials why international lenders insisted on reducing unemployment...

EU Nixes Tax On Renewable Energy

European Commissioner for Energy  Günther H. Oettinger has reiterated that there will not be any new taxes imposed on renewable sources of energy, in...

Success Stories Made in Greece

Theodoros Skylakakis, a Greek Member of the European Parliament from the Alliance of Liberal and Democrats (ALDE) hosted a conference on Success Stories Made...

Schaeuble Says Greek Debt Out of Control

German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble has sent a letter to the President of the German Parliament in which he stated that Greek debt will...

Chountis Presses Rehn on Greek Loan Deal

Nikos Chountis, a Member of the European Parliament for the major opposition SYRIZA party, questioned Olli Rehn, the European Commissioner in charge of monetary...