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Harvard University Report: Child Refugees in Greece Forced to Sell Sex to Fund Journey...

Many child refugees in Greece are left with no choice other than to sell sex in order to pay their way to Europe, says...

IMF Forecast: Greece’s Primary Surplus Will be Under 3.5% Goal

According to assessments made by the IMF, Greece will not achieve the financial targets set by European partners for 2018 and won't be able...

Eight-Year-Old Girl Dies in Patra Hospital After Infection With HINI Flu

An 8-year-old girl died in a Patra hospital early Tuesday morning nearly a month after becoming infected with the H1N1 flu virus as reported...

An Island Divided Over ‘The Rocket War of Chios’

The rocket war of Chios has been taking place on the Greek island for more than 200 hundred years. One of the most beautiful Easter spectacles...

Increase in Suicides and Child Mortality During Crisis in Greece

The glass is both half full and half empty, regarding the prolonged economic crisis in Greece and its impact on the health of the...

Eurostat: Greek Real Estate Declines as Compared to EU Counterparts

  According to figures released by Eurostat on Monday, the Greek real estate market is on a steady year-on-year decline over the last quarter of...

BoG Governor Stournaras’ Spouse Files Law Suit Against Journalist for Defamation

Journalist and publisher Costas Vaxevanis turned himself in to Greek police on Monday after Stavroula Nikolopoulou, spouse of BoG Governor Yannis Stournaras, filed a...

Greek FinMin Tsakalotos: Measures Agreed With Lenders Will be Legislated in Coming Weeks

Following a meeting with eurozone finance ministers in Malta on Friday, Greek Finance minister Euclid Tsakalotos said that the country will be legislating the...

IMF: Progress Made but Significant Backlog

Talks between Athens and its eurozone and IMF creditors have been dragging for months and the effort to bridge the gap in bailout negotiations...

German FinMin Schaeuble Expresses Optimism On Greek Bailout Deal

Even though negotiations between Greece, the country's creditors and the European Union have been ongoing for months, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble showed optimism...