Economia Blog

ESM: Back on track but Varoufakis ‘cost Greece billions’

ESM: Back on track but Varoufakis ‘cost Greece billions’

Christian J. Hadjipateras 05/07/2018 0
Greece is on course to economic recovery after reaching the end of its third bailout in eight years next month, but SYRIZA’s first term in power with ...
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Balkan leaders to meet in Thessaloniki

Balkan leaders to meet in Thessaloniki

Christian J. Hadjipateras 04/07/2018 0
The leaders of Greece, Bulgaria, Romania and Serbia will meet later today (Wednesday) in Greece’s second city Thessaloniki for the fourth Quadrilatera...
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Athens and Thessaloniki hold further rallies

Athens and Thessaloniki hold further rallies

Christian J. Hadjipateras 03/07/2018 3
Further rallies took place in Athens and Thessaloniki late last week over the agreement struck between Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras and his FYR...
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Looking at things through a European angle

Looking at things through a European angle

superadmin 02/07/2018 3
Greece had always a peculiar relationship with things European. Euro-hesitant when it joined the then EEC, the country turned fast enough Euro-enthusi...
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IMF welcomes improvement but warns of challenges ahead

IMF welcomes improvement but warns of challenges ahead

Christian J. Hadjipateras 29/06/2018 2
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has recognised an improved performance in the Greek economy, but stressed that many challenges remain.   More ...
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Startups in Greece will benefit from reforms

Startups in Greece will benefit from reforms

Christian J. Hadjipateras 28/06/2018 0
The climate for startups in Greece could become brighter over the next few years with as the country could become a field of growth for over two thous...
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Cracks appear in coalition

Cracks appear in coalition

Christian J. Hadjipateras 27/06/2018 3
The disagreements between SYRIZA and its main coalition partner ANEL are increasing over the recent deal struck between Greek prime minister Alexis Ts...
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Aegean-Airbus sign deal

Aegean-Airbus sign deal

Christian J. Hadjipateras 26/06/2018 2
Aegean Airlines, Greece’s largest airline, has signed a deal with Airbus during a ceremony at Athens International Airport last week (Friday). The air...
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Of three, or even five fronts

Of three, or even five fronts

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 25/06/2018 0
It would seem that too many fronts open simultaneously for Greece; its government; its people.   The first such front was the one that one would hop...
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Eurogroup meeting expected to result in agreement

Eurogroup meeting expected to result in agreement

Christian J. Hadjipateras 22/06/2018 0
There is optimism that the Eurogoup meeting, which was held yesterday (Thursday), could result in an agreement regarding further debt relief for Greec...
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Acropolis Museum milestone

Acropolis Museum milestone

Christian J. Hadjipateras 21/06/2018 0
The Acropolis Museum has marked its ninth anniversary since opening to the public back in 2009. A jazz music concert was held in its courtyard and a f...
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Optimism among EU for Eurogroup meeting

Optimism among EU for Eurogroup meeting

Christian J. Hadjipateras 20/06/2018 0
There is an optimistic rhetoric coming from the EU in the run up to the Eurogroup meeting later in the week, which should be followed by the end of th...
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Protests and criticism continue as Greece-FYROM deal signed

Protests and criticism continue as Greece-FYROM deal signed

Christian J. Hadjipateras 19/06/2018 0
Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras continues to be heavily critisised for the deal he signed with his FYROM counterpart Zoran Zaev regarding the nami...
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Where/how will public opinion settle?

Where/how will public opinion settle?

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 18/06/2018 3
The signing – in the idyllic, still heavy with historical memories, setting of the Prespes lakes where Greece meets with Albania and (once the signatu...
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Hellenic Parliament on collision course

Hellenic Parliament on collision course

Christian J. Hadjipateras 15/06/2018 3
There is anger within the Hellenic Parliament as well as the general public over the deal struck between prime minister Alexis Tsipras and his FYROM c...
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Attica Group acquires Hellenic Seaways

Attica Group acquires Hellenic Seaways

Christian J. Hadjipateras 14/06/2018 3
Minoan Lines has announced an agreement with Attica Group, with the latter now owning the majority stake in the Greek ferry company, according to GTP....
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