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Greece and the Myth of Sisyphus!

Justine Frangouli-Argyris | Posted 03.06.2015 | Politics
Justine Frangouli-Argyris

Since 2010, Greece has been living the tragic myth of Sisyphus, the king in Greek mythology who tried to outsmart the Gods and was punished for his trickery by being forced to eternally roll a huge stone up a hill, only to watch it roll back down every time he would approach the top.

Looking Back at Tsipras's Lost Opportunities and Forward to Greece's Future

Kyriakos Mitskotakis | Posted 02.28.2015 | World
Kyriakos Mitskotakis

Europe, now more than ever, needs a persuasive alternative to counter the German insistence on austerity. Instead, Tsipras decided to partake in some shadowboxing for the viewing pleasure of the Greek public.

Austerity Policy or Tool ?

Michael Radou Moussou | Posted 04.13.2015 | Politics
Michael Radou Moussou

Any politician opting this evening for the continuation of the Greek Austerity program should be aware of these facts and try finding a more viable and less amateurish solution for the future not only of Greece but of the entire Eurozone.

Greece's Daily Torment

Justine Frangouli-Argyris | Posted 06.11.2013 | World
Justine Frangouli-Argyris

Trapped by the relentless demands of its northern European partners, Greece has become a disturbing model of idleness and stagnation.

Germany: Europe's Greedy Boss

Justine Frangouli-Argyris | Posted 05.26.2013 | World
Justine Frangouli-Argyris

With their southern partners' economies collapse resulting in these nations being unable to purchase many imported goods, Germany has decided to pursue the only assets left to be had, namely the funds remaining in their banks.

Eurogroup Chief: Cyprus Deposit Tax 'Inevitable'

Reuters | Posted 05.21.2013 | Business

* Cyprus poses a systemic risk the euro zone -Eurogroup president * Euro zone bailout still on the table, Jeroen Dijsselbloem says ...

Beware of Europeans Bearing Bailouts

Michael Nevradakis | Posted 05.18.2013 | World
Michael Nevradakis

Some may speak of a "European dream," but when the EU's supposed welfare and social justice is apparently just a flimsy facade for corporate welfare and bailouts of irresponsible bankers, it seems that this "dream" is, in fact, a nightmare.

Biggest European Country So Far To Request Bailout

Reuters | Posted 08.08.2012 | Business

(Adds Spanish spokeswoman, background) * Sources-euro zone finance ministers to hold conference call Saturday * Stateme...

EU Demands More From Greece Bailout Deal

Reuters | Posted 04.10.2012 | Business

* Greece says has deal with creditors, party leaders * Euro zone ministers demand action before more aid * Want parliame...

Greece Misses Another Deadline In Bailout Deal Talks

Reuters | Posted 04.07.2012 | Business

* Greek leaders baulking at pay and spending cuts * Merkel says time is of the essence * Paperwork snag delays party tal...

Greece's Credit Rating Pushed Even Deeper Into Junk Status

Posted 07.20.2011 | Business

ATHENS - Fitch pushed Greece's credit rating deeper into junk territory on Friday, warning of even further downgrades if the EU and the IMF do not...