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Greek Euro Exit

Why Is It So Hard for the European Union to Act Like a Federal Body?

Adrián Vidales | Posted 07.02.2015 | World
Adrián Vidales

All of Europe has its eyes on Greece. Sunday, July 5th there will be a referendum that could be the first step toward the end of the European Union as we know it. A European Union that, once again, has failed.

Eurozone Ministers Approve Greek Reform To Extend Bailout

AP | Posted 04.26.2015 | World

BRUSSELS (AP) — Greece's creditors in the 19-country eurozone on Tuesday approved a list of reforms Athens proposed to get a 4-month extension to it...

New Greek Prime Minister Tsipras Pushes On With Radical Change

Reuters | Posted 03.30.2015 | World

By George Georgiopoulos and Angeliki Koutantou ATHENS, Jan 28 (Reuters) - Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras promised "radical" change on W...

EU Calls Euro Membership 'Irrevocable' But Renegotiable

AP | RAF CASERT | Posted 03.07.2015 | World

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's executive Commission said Monday that membership in the euro bloc is "irrevocable" but left it open to what ext...

German Official: Greek Euro Exit 'Lost Its Horror'

AP | Posted 09.21.2012 | Business

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's vice chancellor questioned whether Greece can fulfill the conditions for receiving further international aid and said Sunday...

Greece Likely To Have Coalition By Wednesday

AP | ELENA BECATOROS and NICHOLAS PAPHITIS | Posted 08.19.2012 | World

ATHENS, Greece — A coalition government could be formed by mid-Wednesday in Greece, the head of the country's socialist party said Tuesday, easi...

World Anxiously Awaits Greek Vote

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 08.16.2012 | World

ATHENS, Greece — Elections are supposed to determine the will of the people, to set a nation on a new course with a government that enjoys the m...

Greece Elections Pose A Crucial Dilemma

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 06.15.2012 | World

-- Greeks will have to wrestle with a crucial dilemma when they go to the polls for the second time in as many months on June 17 to elect a new gover...

A Note of Caution

Irene Finel-Honigman | Posted 07.22.2012 | World
Irene Finel-Honigman

There may be a momentary pride in the drachma as a symbol of Greece standing up to Europe and reasserting its independence, but sadly neither investors nor markets are likely to share the sentiment.