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There are some reasons to think so.
Greece Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will chair an executive meeting of his Syriza party early Tuesday before lawmakers begin a two-day debate on the bailout deal that will heap more tax hikes and spending cuts on a country already suffering through six years of recession.
By Paul Taylor and Renee Maltezou BRUSSELS/ATHENS, July 13 (Reuters) - Euro zone leaders made Greece surrender much of its
"The blind insistence of cuts (in pensions) in a country with a 25 percent unemployment rate and where half of all the young
In a last-ditch effort to repair the breakdown, Austrian Chancellor Werner Faymann is due in Athens on Wednesday after coordinating
Citizens of the eurozone countries didn't know when they formed the monetary union that they were not only losing their sovereign and democratic rights to control their most important macroeconomic policies. They had also ceded this power to people with an anti-social-Europe agenda. Now Greece is trying to get some of that democracy back.
A breakdown of the European bailout program might make a Greek exit from the euro ("Grexit") the only feasible option. And the popular revolt against outsiders dictating economic policy creates a huge new roadblock to attempts to expand Brussels' power over EU members.
I believe Yanis Varoufakis represents the grounded, value-based intellectual of a leader who has what it takes to survive the relentless demands for transparency in today's environment of global connectivity.
* Getinge slumps 15 pct after trimming sales forecast "Automatic sell orders are polluting the market. A big chunk of the
The International Monetary Fund doesn't want to say it outright, but its latest World Economic Outlook shows more stagnation of the European and Japanese economies, and the possibility of a third EU recession since 2008.