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The 2020 outlook for Greek bonds seems pretty good

By |2020-10-23T12:09:53+03:00January 23rd, 2020|Greek Business File|

Greek Business File, November-December 2019, No 123 Βy Dimitris Kontogiannis   The 2020 outlook for Greek bonds seems pretty good. Greece was able to sell its T-bills with negative rates for the first time ever in the fall of 2019; while bond yields continued to trend downwards, hitting historic lows even though the country does [...]

The lonely refugee path of Greece.

By |2020-10-23T12:13:31+03:00January 22nd, 2020|Greek Business File|

Greek Business File, November-December 2019, No 123 Βy Kyra Adam   The lonely refugee path of Greece When New Democracy Party took over government in July, no one thought that migration issues would become the biggest and the most enduring problem to solve. The number of refugees and migrants arriving on the Greek islands of [...]

An unpleasant situation

By |2020-09-16T17:03:58+03:00January 20th, 2020|Online news / Blog|

An unpleasant situation by Antonis D. Papagiannidis The January 19 Conference convened under the Berlin Process for Libya has produced little more than an intricate, Committee-laden roadmap to face the Libya civil war. For Greece, the major issue is the fact that it was kept away of the Berlin Conference hosted by the German Government; [...]

Adieu lignite, hello to renewable energy sources

By |2020-10-23T12:28:57+03:00January 14th, 2020|Greek Business File|

Greek Business File, November-December 2019, No 123 Βy Kerin Hope   Adieu lignite, hello to renewable energy sources Greece has become the first country in the Balkans to announce a cut-off date for using locally mined, highly polluting brown coal (lignite) to generate electricity. At present coal-fired plants generate around 50 per cent of Greece’s [...]

«Waiting for Palmer»

By |2020-09-16T17:08:44+03:00January 13th, 2020|Online news / Blog|

«Waiting for Palmer» by Antonis D. Papagiannidis Samuel Beckett’s minimalist play “Waiting for Godot” mobilises ritual, allegory and interplay of the tragic and the comic to raise deeper existential questions; Beckett’s great success and popularity over time was largely due to his work’s openness to interpretations. It may seem a bit sinful, but the one [...]

Greeks know shipping better than the others…

By |2020-10-23T12:33:14+03:00January 13th, 2020|Greek Business File|

Greek Business File, November-December 2019, No 123 Interview by A.D. Papagiannidis   Greeks know shipping better than the others... Greek shipping has come through this crisis much better than the shipping of any other big nation insists Panos Laskaridis, the outgoing ECSA President. In this exclusive interview he gives the reasons for the unparalleled success [...]

45 years earlier

By |2020-09-16T17:20:57+03:00January 8th, 2020|Online news / Blog|

45 years earlier by Antonis D. Papagiannidis Usually, the start of a new year is a time for wishes; for positive thoughts; for planning ahead. This time round, it would rather seem a time for buckling up – especially so if one looks at things in our part of the world (such part being the [...]

A Herculean task for Greek banks

By |2020-10-23T12:40:11+03:00January 8th, 2020|Greek Business File|

Greek Business File, November-December 2019, No 123 By Dimitris Kontogiannis   Hercules asset protection scheme, a long-discussed project, has received clearance from the relevant European authorities to proceed, helping Greek banks to migrate non-performing exposures (NPEs) up to 30 billion euro off their balance sheets. The scheme, which was deemed free of state aid by [...]

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