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Tragedy in the Netherlands: Greek Woman Killed, Partner from Greece Held

A 31-year-old Greek man is being held by Dutch authorities, suspected for killing his partner, a 47-year-old woman he was living with. According to Dutch media, the woman was found dead at her home late on Monday night. Later, a...

Parthenon Seawall Will Harness The Power Of The Oceans

Poseidon was renowned for his mastery of the seven seas. Now man has built a "Parthenon Wall" that will both protect coastlines from the rising seas and create energy. Netherlands-based architecture firm Waterstudio led by Architect Koen Olthius has...

Netherlands: The New Choice Destination for Greek Students

The popularity of Dutch universities is rising among Greek students as 2,500 of young Greeks who want to study abroad have chosen to do so in the Netherlands. Despite the economic crisis in Greece, there are currently 2,500 Greeks enrolled...

Dutch Journalist Arrested Crossing Greece-Turkey Border with Refugees

A Dutch journalist; who was reporting on Syrian refugees who had crossed into the country via Turkey, has been arrested in Greece. Sakir Khader; a reporter with current affairs show Brandpunt in the Netherlands, was detained on Monday morning at the...

Greece Will Go Bankrupt Without IMF, Says Eurogroup's Dijsselbloem

Head of the Eurogroup Jeroen Dijsselbloem commented on Tuesday in the Dutch Parliament that Greece will go bankrupt should the IMF decide not to participate in the third Greek program. Dutch newspaper, Financieele Dagblad, reported that Mr. Dijsselbloem expressed this...

Dijsselbloem: February 20 Deadline Will Not Be Met

The evaluation of the Greek plan will not be completed in time for the next Eurogroup scheduled in Brussels for February 20, said Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem, as reported by Reuters. He noted that the participation of the International...

Eurogroup's Dijsselbloem: No IMF in Greek Bailout, No Netherlands

  Only one day after Eurogroup's Jeroen Dijsselbloem stated that the IMF's take on the Greek debt was "unnecessarily Pessimistic," the finance minister warned that without the Fund's participation in the Greek bailout, the Netherlands would also withdraw. He stated that...

The Netherlands Offers Medical Assistance to Greece

The Dutch Foreign Ministry is going to assist Greece regarding the refugee and migrant issue, by providing the country with medical staple commodities, after the Greek government's request for aid last week. In a short time period, the Dutch government...

New ECB Study Reveals Economic Situation in Eurozone Countries

Eurozone members did not feel the weight of the financial crisis equally, at least until 2013. Reuters sites European Central Bank data which shows the different implications of the European financial crisis on the wealth of different countries' citizens between 2009-2013. The citizens...

OECD: Greeks are Hardest Working People in Europe

Greeks are the hardest working people in Europe, since they work 2,037 hours per year, a OECD study shows. The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development conducted a study to determine in which of the 38 OECD member-countries people work the...