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Greece passes Olympic flame to South Korea ahead of 2018 winter games

Greece passes Olympic flame to South Korea ahead of 2018 winter games

Christian J. Hadjipateras 01/11/2017 0
The Olympic flame was handed to South Korea yesterday as preparations for the 2018 winter games in Pyeongchang begin. The flame will not make a 100-da...
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PM’s visit to Washington fails to improve SYRIZA’s dire poll ratings

PM’s visit to Washington fails to improve SYRIZA’s dire poll ratings

Christian J. Hadjipateras 31/10/2017 0
The latest poll released by the University of Macedonia yesterday showed that Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras’ recent visit to Washington to meet ...
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Greece’s RSM and the European Business Awards

Greece’s RSM and the European Business Awards

Christian J. Hadjipateras 30/10/2017 0
The European Business Awards, sponsored by global audit, tax and consulting network, RSM, exist to recognize and reward excellence, best practice and ...
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Many questions, few answers

Many questions, few answers

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 30/10/2017 0
All of a sudden, many indicators of the difficult relationship of Greece with its European creditors turn to green. The Troika who was in Athens for t...
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Schaeuble tells Greece to stop blaming others in Skai TV interview

Schaeuble tells Greece to stop blaming others in Skai TV interview

Christian J. Hadjipateras 25/10/2017 0
Outgoing German finance minister Wolfgang Schaeuble has advised Greece to keep to its reform agenda and to stop blaming others for its debt crisis. Sc...
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New Democracy calls for Greek diaspora to be given the right to vote

New Democracy calls for Greek diaspora to be given the right to vote

Christian J. Hadjipateras 24/10/2017 0
The main opposition part New Democracy (ND) has submitted a proposal to parliament calling for a change in the law to allow Greeks living abroad to be...
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Back to Europe...

Back to Europe...

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 23/10/2017 0
The visit of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to the U.S., his meeting President Trump at the White House - with some Rose Garden thrown in for goo...
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Greece creditors to visit Athens amid delays in implementing conditions

Greece creditors to visit Athens amid delays in implementing conditions

Christian J. Hadjipateras 23/10/2017 4
Officials representing Greece’s main three creditors are due in Athens today to review the third bailout program, agreed a few months ago, amid concer...
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UK PM urges Greeks to stay post-Brexit

UK PM urges Greeks to stay post-Brexit

Christian J. Hadjipateras 20/10/2017 0
UK prime minister Theresa May has called on Greeks living in the UK to remain there after the country leaves the EU. Speaking to the Greek daily, Ta N...
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New Democracy leader Mitsotakis outlines his vision in Brussels

New Democracy leader Mitsotakis outlines his vision in Brussels

Christian J. Hadjipateras 19/10/2017 0
The leader of New Democracy (ND) Kyriakos Mitsotakis met with the European People’s Party at the European Union HQ in Brussels. During the meeting he ...
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Tsipras and Trump meet in Washington

Tsipras and Trump meet in Washington

Christian J. Hadjipateras 18/10/2017 0
Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras met with US President Donald Trump at the White House with the latter claiming that ‘Greece is coming back’ in ref...
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Geopolitical unrest and geo-economic opportunity

Geopolitical unrest and geo-economic opportunity

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 16/10/2017 0
The sight of a radical-left political leader of an Eastern-Mediterranean Southern-European country visiting Washington and meeting with President Trum...
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American firm BlackRock considering backing out of plans to invest in Greece

American firm BlackRock considering backing out of plans to invest in Greece

Christian J. Hadjipateras 11/10/2017 0
The US investment firm BlackRock is considering putting a hold on plans to construct a 50,000-square metre mall in Athens due to long delays cause by ...
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Schauble insists Greece on right track as he prepares to step down as German finance minister

Schauble insists Greece on right track as he prepares to step down as German finance minister

Christian J. Hadjipateras 10/10/2017 0
Wolfgang Schauble has again insisted the Greece is on the right track as he prepares to step down as German finance minister – Europe’s most powerful ...
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Greek prime minister to visit Washington

Greek prime minister to visit Washington

Christian J. Hadjipateras 09/10/2017 0
Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras will be visiting Washington next week for talks with President Donald Trump. Also on the PM’s agenda is a visit to...
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Step in the right direction?

Step in the right direction?

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 09/10/2017 0
The Thessaloniki Summit 2017, organised by the Confederation of Industry for Northern Greece around the theme “Strong and Competitive industrial Base ...
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