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Greek Banks’ NPEs Ease Slightly in Q3 2016

Non-performing exposures by Greek banks eased slightly in the third quarter of 2016, but banks continue facing significant difficulties in the management of NPEs,...

Tsakalotos, Stathakis Meet with Bank Managers Over ADMIE Sale

The actions needed to ensure the timely conclusion of the privatisation of the country's power grid operator ADMIE were discussed in a meeting between...

Athens to Host Prestigious Art Show ‘Documenta 14’ in City Squares

Athens’ municipal council approved on Thursday the use of central squares by the artists of the “Documenta 14” modern art exhibition, part of which...

Greek Fishermen Who Saved Hundreds of Refugees Receive Portion of Prize Money to Repair...

Two fishermen of Greece's Lesvos island, who rescued hundreds of refugees in 2015 and 2016, will be granted prize money by the co-winners of...

EU to Give Cyprus €3.1bn if Solution Materialises

The European Commission will allocate 3.1 billion euro in case of a solution of the Cyprus problem, Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker told the Conference...

4.4M Earthquake Strikes Just off the Coast of Cyprus

A quake registering at a magnitude 4.3, before rising to 4.4, reportedly struck 62km north-west of Morphou yesterday evening, according to a tweet from...

Opening Remarks on Cyprus Showed There’s Hope for a Solution – UN Special Adviser

The opening remarks made in Geneva on Cyprus talks showed there’s hope that this dispute can be resolved, but difficult issues remain, UN’s Special...

Ten People Readmitted to Turkey

Ten people were readmitted to Turkey on Friday after the rejection of their asylum requests according to EU-Turkey agreement. Six of them were Pakistani...

IMF’s Withdrawal from Greek Programme Does Not Mean New Memorandum, Say Gov’t Sources

A possible IMF withdrawal from the Greek programme does not mean a new memorandum, government sources said on Friday, noting that an agreement exists...

Council of State Rules TV Licenses Tender Must be Repeated as Soon as Possible

The Greek Council of State plenum on Friday said that the tender for the nationwide TV licenses must be repeated as soon as possible....