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Possible NBG Bond Buy by ECB Could Offer Support to Greek Economy

The European Central Bank could buy covered bonds issued by the National Bank of Greece under its asset purchase scheme, providing indirect support for...

Greek Revenue Services, US IRS Sign Agreement for Tax Data Exchange

The US IRS announced this week on its website that the US has entered into a bilateral competent authority agreement with Greece to exchange...

Authorities Search Properties in Greece for Swiss Prosecution into FIFA Official

Swiss prosecutors have opened a criminal investigation into Jerome Valcke; the banned former FIFA secretary general, and Nasser Al-Khelaifi; the chief executive of Qatar's...

Charity Group Donates $1 Million to IOCC for Aid to Greek Crisis-Stricken Families

In response to continued food insecurity in Greece, the charity group Jaharis Family Foundation, Inc., announced a new $1 million challenge gift to International...

IMF: No New Measures for Greece if 2018 Primary Surplus is at 2.2%

The International Monetary Fund is not asking the Greek government to take new measures to cover the fiscal gap that is due to the...

OECD Data Shows Greeks are the Hardest Working People in Europe

The idea that Greeks are lazy, laid-back people when it comes to work, has been a prejudice widely spread in northern Europe; and particularly...

Greek Government Sets Lottery Prize to Promote Electronic Transactions

The government has announced a jackpot prize to encourage people to use plastic money for their transactions, in an attempt to curb tax evasion...

Greek Police Rescue 54 Migrants Squashed into Unventilated Van

Police in northern Greece have rescued 54 migrants found squashed into a van, and arrested two Bulgarian alleged members of a smuggling ring, that...

Greek ‘Top Gun’: Tsipras Rides Warplane With His Name Printed on it

It's no secret that the government, and the PM's inner circle in particular, are always attempting to take advantage of events for communicative purposes,...

British Tennis Player Reveals Match-Fixing Offer at Greek Tournament

British tennis player Oliver Golding has shed light on a match fixing offer that he once received worth £1,794 during a tournament in Greece. The former US...