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Who's Afraid of Greek Growth?

Dimitris Thomakos | Posted 07.16.2016 | World
Dimitris Thomakos

With a view geared towards only debt repayments, additional taxes have been levied to the battered Greek economy and even more are coming. Which raises the question: Who's afraid of Greek growth?

France vs. Germany

Mauro Guillén | Posted 07.13.2016 | World
Mauro Guillén

For France, European integration is a goal to be achieved regardless of the cost. For Germany, although European unity figures prominently on its agenda, the speed and depth of European integration must be analyzed pragmatically, weighing the benefits and the costs.

Ryan Grim

German-Led Eurogroup Launching Coup Against Greek Government | Ryan Grim | Posted 07.16.2015 | Politics

After the fall of the Berlin Wall and the collapse of the Soviet Union, Francis Fukuyama famously declared an end to history. Things, of course, would...

On The 'Greek Question'

Rena Dourou | Posted 07.12.2016 | World
Rena Dourou

The weakening of a country in this specific area and under these specific circumstances would constitute not just a failure but a choice with grave strategic consequences.

Angela Merkel Facing Criticism Over Handling of Greek Crisis

The Wall Street Journal | Kelly Chen | Posted 07.12.2015 | World

BERLIN—Europe’s standoff with Greece has thrown German Chancellor Angela Merkel into one of the deepest domestic political crises of her 10-year t...

On The Street In Athens

Margarita Mavromichalis | Posted 07.11.2016 | World
Margarita Mavromichalis

If you would have expected that, after Sunday's clear vote in favor of the "NO," the two rallies should actually become one, you probably don't know us that well.

For a Fistful of Euros...

Nicos E. Devletoglou | Posted 07.08.2016 | World
Nicos E. Devletoglou

Regardless of political affiliations, the Greek people have now formally registered their protest. At the same time, they accept the Greek government's commitment of defending the integrity of their country as a full member of the eurozone.

Greece Given Until Sunday For Debt Deal

Reuters | Posted 07.07.2016 | Politics

* Euro zone sets end-of-week deadline for Greece, EU summit Sunday * Juncker warns that plans for "Grexit" are ready if need be ...

Here's The Truth About Greece That Many Germans Won't Like to Hear

HuffPost Germany | Christoph Asche | Posted 07.01.2015 | World

Greece's is facing a massive economic crisis. And of course, most Germans have seen it coming. It’s so obvious, that when it comes to national finan...

The Euro in Flames

Mauro Guillén | Posted 06.29.2016 | World
Mauro Guillén

What will happen next? The unemployed face years of suffering. There will be more European summits, and more commitments that nobody will fulfill. The Greek problem may be fixed in the short run, but at the expense of a long-term solution.

19 Pieces Of Athens Graffiti That Perfectly Sum Up The Attitude Of Young Greeks

HuffPost Germany | Christoph Asche | Posted 06.18.2015 | World

The neighborhood of Exarcheia is different. That’s what several people told me when I first arrived in Athens. I knew that this neighborhood is Gree...

Quiz: Who Can Save Greece From Collapse?

Triantafyllos Xylouris | Posted 06.15.2016 | World
Triantafyllos Xylouris

Given the abundance of talent in Greece with not many other options to pursue, I truly believe that the startup-scene can generate star players. But we have to stay realistic.

Time Out: Let's Stop the Blame Game in Europe

Yanis Varoufakis | Posted 05.30.2015 | World
Yanis Varoufakis

ATHENS -- Five years after the first bailout was issued, Greece remains in crisis. Animosity among Europeans is at an all-time high, with Greeks and Germans, in particular, having descended to the point of moral grandstanding, mutual finger-pointing, and open antagonism. This toxic blame game benefits only Europe's enemies. It has to stop. Only then can Greece -- with the support of its European partners, who share an interest in its economic recovery -- focus on implementing effective reforms and growth-enhancing policies.

Germany Softens Tone Ahead Of Crucial Greek Debt Talks

Reuters | Posted 04.22.2015 | World

By Jan Strupczewski and George Georgiopoulos BRUSSELS/ATHENS, Feb 20 (Reuters) - European Union paymaster Germany softened its tone on...

Germans Almost Officially Over Greece

Reuters | Posted 11.02.2012 | Business

LONDON, Sept 3 (Reuters) - Only a quarter of Germans think Greece should stay in the euro zone or get more help from other countries, an opinion pol...

Can Greece Earn Historic Win Over Germany?

Posted 06.22.2012 | Sports

By Karthick Arvinth, The Mannschaft have never lost a European Championship quarterfinal and will be confident of keeping that record inta...