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Wines Greece can bank on

The country may be in a difficult state of affairs, but Greece has an export business with a very bright future—its wines

The Wall Street Journal
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Turkey’s New York investor meetings fail to stem lira rout

Reuters
ISTANBUL, March 5 (Reuters) – Turkey’s lira hit an all-time low on Thursday as meetings with investors in New York did
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Greece to auction 1.0 bln euros of 3-month T-bills on March 11

Reuters
Greece will auction 1.0 billion euros ($1.09 billion) of three-month treasury bills on March 11 to refinance a maturing issue, de
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Germany: Greece could get money early if reforms come sooner

Reuters
Berlin does not see any basis for Greece to get the next tranche of its bailout immediately to prevent it from becoming insolven
5 hours ago
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Anti-austerity demo welcomes Draghi to Cyprus

Cyprus Mail
AROUND 4,000 protesters participated in the mass anti–austerity rally on Wednesday evening outside the Filoxenia conference cent
7 hours ago
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Greece sends EU reform list, more hurdles before early cash

Reuters
(Reuters) - Greece sent its euro zone partners an augmented list of proposed reforms on Friday but EU officials said several
8 hours ago
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Greece must repay loans in full, bailout fund head says

Reuters
Greece needs to pay back all the money it received from its euro zone partners rather than asking for debt relief, the head of
8 hours ago
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The Myth of Russia’s Energy Strength

Newseek
In the early 2000s, when global oil and gas prices began to rise, Vladimir Putin’s government formulated the idea that Russia sh
10 hours ago
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Greece’s Tsipras says ECB has ‘rope round our neck’

Reuters
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras wants to issue short-term debt such as Treasury bills to plug his government’s financing gap
11 hours ago
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Greek reforms list cites tackling evasion, fiscal savings, source says

Kathimerini
Greece has promised to fight tax evasion and generate fiscal savings as part of an updated set of reforms sent to euro zone partne
12 hours ago
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Greece says updated reforms list a first step for agreement in April

Reuters
(Reuters) – An updated list of reforms sent by Athens to its lenders should constitute a first step before the two sides rea
12 hours ago
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PM, FinMin in diplomatic push to sell measures

Kathimeini
Tsipras set the ball rolling on Thursday, sources said, by calling European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.
13 hours ago
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Cyprus C.Bank sees capital controls scrapped before end of Q1

Reuters
Cyprus expects to fully lift capital controls imposed two years ago before the end of the first quarter of this year, Central Bank
13 hours ago
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Greece vs Europe: who blinked first in the bail-out battle?

The Telegraph
Has the defiant new government conceded more ground than its creditors? Or is Syriza just bluffing?
14 hours ago
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Draghi Pressures Greece as He Keeps Liquidity Tight

Bloomberg Business
(Bloomberg) — Mario Draghi pressured Greece to make progress on its bailout commitments or face a cash crunch, insisting tha
16 hours ago
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In Turkey, Testing the President’s Food Not for Taste, but for Poison

The New York Times
In a modern twist on a self-preservation tactic used by cautious kings and pharaohs, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey 
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UPDATE 3-Turkey’s Erdogan blames speculators, U.S. dollar for lira fall

Reuters
ANKARA/ISTANBUL, March 6 (Reuters) – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan accused a “lobby” of speculators on Friday
1 day ago
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Euro zone rebuffs Spanish talk of new Greek bailout

Reuters
thens, which says it does not need a new aid program, averted a new crisis on Wednesday by successfully raising over 1 billion eur
1 day ago
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A Fair Hearing for Sovereign Debt

Project Syndicate
Delays in concluding debt restructurings can make economic recessions deeper and more persistent, as the case of Greece illustrate
1 day ago
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Draghi ties ECB’s Greek funding to bailout compliance

Reuters
The European Central Bank will resume normal lending to Greek banks only when it sees Athens is complying with its bailout program
1 day ago
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Greece’s economy: Running on empty

The Economist
Political brinkmanship has exacted a heavy economic toll
1 day ago
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Election lifted consumers’ mood

Kathimerini
Consumer confidence in Greece jumped almost 20 points in February to reach the highest level observed in the last six years
1 day ago
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Merkel says eurozone has hands full with existing Greek bailout program

Ekathimerini
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday refused to speculate if Greece could count on a third aid package from its eurozone p
1 day ago
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Concern grows for civilians as noose tightens around Tikrit

Daily Mail
Concern mounted Wednesday over the fate of civilians in Tikrit where Iraqi forces were trying to trap Islamic State group jihadist
1 day ago
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Dijsselbloem: “Greece does not need a third bailout”

To Bhma
Eurogroup chief claimed Greek government won the elections with promises that it cannot materiaze
1 day ago
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Syriza’s About-Face

Foreign Affairs
Is Austerity Here to Stay?
1 day ago
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Varoufakis: “Finding a solution for the cleaners is of ethical importance”

To Bhma
The Finance Minister updated the cleaner representatives on the government’s initiatives to reinstate them
1 day ago
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ODDIH: Greece draws 1.14 billion euros from six-month Treasury bills

To Bhma
Greece managed to draw 1.138 billion euros from the latest auction of six-month treasury bills, it was announced on Wednesday by t
2 days ago
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Panousis to launch inquiry for the controversial migrant circular

To Bhma
The Alternate Minister of Public Order Yannis Panousis gave a press conference on Wednesday morning in order to address the con
2 days ago
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Greece vs Europe: who blinked first in the bail-out battle?

The Telegraph
Following internal turmoil among the ruling Syriza party over the terms of the reprieve, the Greek legislature will only be given
2 days ago
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UPDATE 1-Cypriot President tells ECB chief country committed to reforms

Reuters
Cyprus is committed to the terms of its bailout programme, its president said on Wednesday, stating the island would recover econo
2 days ago
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What Happens at the End of Greece’s Four-Month Extension?

Economy Watch
The world breathed a sigh of relief when Greece accepted a four-month extension to its current bailout programme on February 20. A
2 days ago
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For first time in years, euro economy starts surprising on upside

The euro zone economy is sprouting more green shoots than anticipated just as the European Central Bank fires up a money printing
2 days ago
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Chancellor Merkel: Greece Should Focus on Implementation of the Eurogroup Agreement

2 days ago
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1,027 captured trying to cross Turkish border in 6 days

Today's Zaman
A total of 1,027 people were captured trying to illegally cross Turkey’s borders to enter into the country between Feb.
2 days ago
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Cypriot President tells ECB chief country committed to reforms

Business Standard
Cyprus is committed to the terms of its bailout programme, its president said on Wednesday, stating the island would recover econo
2 days ago
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CYPRUS: Hellenic Bank aims for organic growth

Financial Mirror
Hellenic Bank aims to build up its market share through organic growth, and not necessarily through buyouts of Greek or other smal
2 days ago
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Germany says euro zone has hands full with existing Greek bailout programme

Reuters
Germany and the European Commission said on Wednesday that talk of a third bailout for Greece was premature, while Spain’
2 days ago
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Euro zone rebuffs Spanish talk of new Greek bailout

Reuters
Germany and the European Commission slapped down talk of a third financial rescue for Greece as premature, after Spain once a
2 days ago
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Exclusive: Greece set to get green light for EBRD support

Reu
Greece is expected to get the green light early next week for what could add up to over a billion euros of funding support and in
2 days ago
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Foreign Exchange Rate Forecasts For Pound, Euro, Rupee And The Dollar: – See more at: http://www.exchangerates.org.uk/news/11984/pound-exchange-rate-forecasts-gbpeur-gbpusd-gbpinr-outlook.html#sthash.z4I2Gtl5.dpuf

Exchange Rates
2 days ago
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Greek league set to resume without fans for two weeks

ESPN FC
The Greek Super League will resume this weekend after a one-week suspension because of violence at stadiums, but all top-flight ma
2 days ago
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GREECE TO PASS ANTI-AUSTERITY BILL

Eurasia Review
Greece’s government submitted a bill to offer free food and electricity to thousands of poverty-stricken Greeks as its first leg
2 days ago
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Fiscal austerity versus European society

Brookings
Over the last five years, the eurozone has, without explicit popular consent, maintained a strict policy focus on fiscal austerit
2 days ago
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New Greek president Pavlopoulos, pro-European with mixed legacy

Global Post
Prokopis Pavlopoulos, who was elected Greece’s new president Wednesday, is a veteran conservative insider whose selection ha
2 days ago
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Juncker: Greece Elections Do Not Change Treaties

Capital.gr
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said Wednesday that there could be a more flexible approach to Greece΄s debt cr
2 days ago
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Greek-Turkish diplomacy set to resume after Ankara ‘mistake’

KAthimerini
Talks between Greek and Turkish diplomats are expected to resume soon with a focus on easing tensions in the Aegean after Ankara s
2 days ago
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Greece may free jailed Golden Dawn leaders

AFP
Prosecutors said Tuesday that the jailed leader of Greece’s neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party and his deputy may have to be freed a
2 days ago
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EU Parliament president: Greece and the four month window of opportunity

Kathimerini
As the dust begins to settle after the Eurogroup agreement extending the loan facility to Greece by four months, it is a good mome
2 days ago
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Rick Steves’ Europe / An unspoiled escape in Greece

Tribune
The Greek islands are wonderful, but full of tourists, so head for the Peloponnese advises European travel expert Rick Steves.
3 days ago
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Shipping magnate foots the bill for Amal Clooney to represent Greece

The Washington Post
An unnamed Greek shipping tycoon who operates in both Athens and London wanted to make a “grand gesture of patriotism” by payi
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