iOS app Android app

Greece Economic Crisis

Greece Shutting Down State Media To Save Money

AP | NICHOLAS PAPHITIS | Posted 08.11.2013 | World

ATHENS, Greece — Greek state TV and radio were gradually pulled off the air late Tuesday, hours after the government said it would temporarily c...

The Austerity Trap: Is Past Prologue?

Michael S. Lofgren | Posted 12.11.2012 | World
Michael S. Lofgren

Predictably, the unemployment rate rises above 25 percent, riots and demonstrations ensue, and an extreme right-wing party rapidly gains adherents. What this will mean for Europe's political future is unclear.

Greek Leaders Reportedly Agree On Most Austerity Cuts

Reuters | Posted 09.28.2012 | Business

* Greece looking for savings worth 11.5 billion euros * Troika of lenders in Greece to assess need for new aid * Politic...

5 Europe Grads Face Rocky Future

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 09.15.2012 | College

Athina Prassa in Athens mastered English in four years studying at a private university. It's a skill that may not help her much as she hunts for work...

Sure, There's Greece... But What About Spain?

Yanis Varoufakis | Posted 07.17.2012 | World
Yanis Varoufakis

I shall concede all you want me to concede about my fellow Greeks on condition that you give me a plausible answer to a simple question: What on earth is Europe doing to Spain as part of this Grand Plan?

Greek Economic Tragedy Brings Neo-Nazis and Racists in the Political Mainstream

Sabby Mionis | Posted 05.26.2012 | World
Sabby Mionis

When a country is pushed to desperation and people lose hope, hate mongers gain ground. However, we need to raise our voices to prevent the Greek Parliament from being infested by extremists.

The Role of the Greek Diaspora: Save Greece or Help It Save Itself? (Or C: Do Nothing)

Aphrodite Bouikidis | Posted 05.21.2012 | World
Aphrodite Bouikidis

Greek diaspora groups can play a role in helping Greeks address their political, economic and social crisis, but only if they do so with those in Greece that are building the foundations of a more prosperous, equitable and healthy future.

Greece Is the Wor(l)d

Alexia Amvrazi | Posted 04.13.2012 | World
Alexia Amvrazi

The word 'crisis' has practically become a synonym to 'Greece' over the last year. But Greece is only a mirror of the world, which is perhaps why it draws such intense emotion and fascination.

WATCH: Arianna Discusses Europe Economic Crisis With Facebook Live At Davos

Huff TV | Posted 03.27.2012 | Business
Huff TV

Arianna discussed the European economic crisis in an interview with Facebook Live on Thursday at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. "...

WATCH: Arianna Weighs In On Greece's Economic Crisis

Huff TV | Posted 03.23.2012 | Business
Huff TV

Arianna appeared on CNN's Fareed Zakaria GPS to discuss Greece's economic issues. "There is no work," she said. "You have 40% youth unemployment......

Outrageous Arrogance and Greek Fraud

Michael Farr | Posted 01.04.2012 | World
Michael Farr

Outrageous as the Greek situation may be, it could foreshadow our own fate. It is imperative that the United States be able to afford the lifestyle and government we choose.

Courting Disaster: Eight Addictions Preventing Greece's Economic Recovery

Vanessa Andris | Posted 12.04.2011 | World
Vanessa Andris

There comes a time in every potentially fatal crisis when diplomacy becomes a criminal disservice and people who really care need to speak the unvarnished truth.

Greece Missed Fiscal Targets Under Bailout

Posted 07.29.2011 | Business

(Reuters) - Greece has missed all fiscal targets agreed under its bailout plan, a mission from an international inspection team found, putting fur...

EU: Greece Debt Restructuring 'Not Part Of Our Strategy'

Posted 07.02.2011 | Business

BRUSSELS (AP) -- The EU's top economic affairs official says a restructuring of Greece's massive debt is not on the table. Monetary and Economic Af...

Greeks Riot Over Nation's Financial Crisis

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Elena Becatoros and Nicholas Paphitis, Associated Press BERLIN (AP) -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel avoided giving debt-plagued Greece a commitmen...