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Greeks Prefer to Invest Abroad

Greek investors appear cautiously optimistic for 2014, but they are hesitant to put their money where their mouths are. They estimate the domestic economic recovery to be weak, so are looking at foreign real estate and investment markets. For the...

Investments in Greece at a Stand Still

Data from the pan-European survey by the European Commission has shown that investments in Greece are in a deadlock. After six years of recession and many structural reforms it appears that the Greek businessmen still prefer to invest in cafes,...

Tsipras at American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce

The American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce organized the 24th annual conference “The Greek Economy: State Reform — The Cornerstone for Investment and Development.” The opposition leader Alexis Tsipras was among the central speakers. After SYRIZA took second place at last year’s...

Spiros Latsis and the Prince of Bahrain Talk Business

Even though the financial crisis has hit Greece, the business discussions still exist. Every day, rich men arrive in our country in order to discuss or think about their investments. At the end of September, the Prince of Bahrain...

Avramopoulos Upbeat About Greece’s Economy

During Foreign Minister Dimitris Avramopoulos’ visit to Canada, the newspaper Ottawa Citizen published his interview regarding recovery plans for Greece's economy. He said that the current Greek crisis in 10 years from now, will be "a memory which will act...

India Eyes Thessaloniki, Volos Investments

At a Feb. 1 meeting with Merchant Marine and Aegean Minister Costas Mousouroulis, Indian Minister of State for External Affairs Preneet Kaur reportedly showed his country had a strong interest to invest in the Greek ports of  Thessaloniki and...

Russian Tourist Entrepreneurs Landing in Crete

The coming week is expected to feature the landings of several Russian entrepreneurs from the fields of tourism and real estate in Crete amidst the ongoing Greek debt crisis. Recognizing the chances of investing in Greek tourism, the Russians...

Germans Looking for Property Purchase on Greek Islands

Famous German newspaper Die Welt published a reportage, under the title "Pursuit of Offers in Real Estate on Greek Islands," underlining the importance of increasing rates of German visitors for Greece. Germans have always been keen on visiting Greek islands, but now...

Wealthy Greeks of Switzerland Αre Skeptical Over Investing in Greece

Extensive talks are being held lately on the willingness of rich Greeks living abroad to help their debt-ridden homeland with investments that would boost the economy and create new jobs. Although several initiatives have already been organized by Diaspora Greeks,...

Canadian Mining Company To Invest $2 Billion in Greece

Canadian mining firm Eldorado Gold Corporation announced on Monday that it would make a $2 billion investment in recession-hit Greece, which is expected to create 2,000 jobs over several years as a result of its acquisition of European Goldfields...