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Greece , Saturday 21 April 2018

Financial News Greece: CNBC Interview with Mario Centeno, President of the Eurogroup - CNBC

News channel or source: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/04/20/cnbc-interview-with-mario-centeno-president-of-the-eurogroup.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

CNBCCNBC Interview with Mario Centeno, President of the EurogroupCNBCMC: We are in a good position to finalize the program with Greece. The Greek authorities have done an amazing job implementing prior actions and achieving targets within the program. This takes u...

Financial News Greece: 'Anti-Greek Tropes' Likely to Color Turkey's Snap Elections - Greek Reporter

News channel or source: http://eu.greekreporter.com/2018/04/20/opinion-anti-greek-tropes-likely-to-color-turkeys-snap-elections/
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Greek Reporter'Anti-Greek Tropes' Likely to Color Turkey's Snap ElectionsGreek ReporterEven the manner of holding the new elections has proved fractious, with Turkish lawmakers brawling in parliament over proposed rule changes. What is for sure is that...

Financial News Greece: Tax evasion unchecked - Kathimerini

News channel or source: http://www.ekathimerini.com/227869/opinion/ekathimerini/comment/tax-evasion-unchecked
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

KathimeriniTax evasion uncheckedKathimeriniRecent data about the extent of the shadow economy are in complete contrast to the progress Greece should have made in tackling tax evasion. They are proof of the failure of every government to design a stable tax system ...

Financial News Greece: Circular economy: More recycling of household waste, less landfilling - Modern Diplomacy

News channel or source: https://moderndiplomacy.eu/2018/04/20/circular-economy-more-recycling-of-household-waste-less-landfilling/
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Modern DiplomacyCircular economy: More recycling of household waste, less landfillingModern DiplomacyThe draft law also limits the share of municipal waste being landfilled to a maximum of 10% by 2035. In 2014, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands a...

Financial News Greece: Greece Can be 'Stabilizing Force' Says US Envoy (video) - Greek Reporter

News channel or source: http://greece.greekreporter.com/2018/04/20/greece-can-be-stabilizing-force-says-us-envoy-video/
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Greek ReporterGreece Can be 'Stabilizing Force' Says US Envoy (video)Greek ReporterGreece can act as a stabilizing force for good in the wider region and the stronger Greece is, the better it is able to do this, U.S. Ambassador in Athens Geoffrey Pyatt sai...

Financial News Greece: Lagarde: IMF to continue supporting Greece after fiscal program ends - Tornos News International Edition (press release)

News channel or source: http://www.tornosnews.gr/en/greek-news/economy/31050-lagarde-imf-to-continue-supporting-greece-after-fiscal-program-ends.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Tornos News International Edition (press release)Lagarde: IMF to continue supporting Greece after fiscal program endsTornos News International Edition (press release)In the meanwhile, Brussels and Athens are now turning their attention to Washington, where critica...

Financial News Greece: PwC report: How will Greek tourism remain competitive - 45000 new beds needed - Tornos News International Edition (press release)

News channel or source: http://www.tornosnews.gr/en/tourism-businesses/new-investments/31052-pwc-report-how-will-greek-tourism-remain-competitive-45-000-new-beds-needed.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Tornos News International Edition (press release)PwC report: How will Greek tourism remain competitive - 45000 new beds neededTornos News International Edition (press release)The need to create new beds in popular Greek destinations, upgrade existing hotels, devel...

Financial News Greece: Greece can turn its education system into a source of inclusive and sustainable growth - Modern Diplomacy

News channel or source: https://moderndiplomacy.eu/2018/04/20/greece-can-turn-its-education-system-into-a-source-of-inclusive-and-sustainable-growth/
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Modern DiplomacyGreece can turn its education system into a source of inclusive and sustainable growthModern DiplomacyStrongly affected by the economic crisis, the Greek education system has suffered a series of cuts in public spending (a decline of close to 36% i...

Financial News Greece: Latest Leroy Merlin investment in downtown Athens reaches €5 million - Tornos News International Edition (press release)

News channel or source: http://www.tornosnews.gr/en/tourism-businesses/real-estate/31026-latest-leroy-merlin-investment-in-downtown-athens-reaches-e5-million.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Tornos News International Edition (press release)Latest Leroy Merlin investment in downtown Athens reaches €5 millionTornos News International Edition (press release)Multinational Leroy Merlin has implemented a five-million-euro investment in inaugurating a new ...

Financial News Greece: New investments: Greece launches tender for Hellenic Petroleum privatization - Tornos News International Edition (press release)

News channel or source: http://www.tornosnews.gr/en/tourism-businesses/new-investments/31030-new-investments-greece-launches-tender-for-hellenic-petroleum-privatization.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Tornos News International Edition (press release)New investments: Greece launches tender for Hellenic Petroleum privatizationTornos News International Edition (press release)Major shareholders Paneuropean Oil and Industrial Holding and the Greek government agreed ...

Financial News Greece: Transcript of Managing Director's Press Briefing - International Monetary Fund

News channel or source: http://www.imf.org/en/News/Articles/2018/04/19/tr041918-transcript-of-managing-directors-press-briefing
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

International Monetary FundTranscript of Managing Director's Press BriefingInternational Monetary FundMs. Lagarde - You are right that the Greek people have gone through eight years of very difficult policy implementation and that they have certainly, signific...

Financial News Greece: The Oversight Board's Latest Fiscal Plan for Puerto Rico is Still Too Optimistic - Council on Foreign Relations (blog)

News channel or source: https://www.cfr.org/blog/oversight-boards-latest-fiscal-plan-puerto-rico-still-too-optimistic
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Council on Foreign Relations (blog)The Oversight Board's Latest Fiscal Plan for Puerto Rico is Still Too OptimisticCouncil on Foreign Relations (blog)To be blunt, the board's baseline runs the risk of repeating some of the IMF's initial mistakes in Gre...

Financial News Greece: The New Digital Economy: Driving Investments Back to Greece - South EU Summit

News channel or source: http://www.southeusummit.com/europe/greece/nikos-pappas-new-digital-economy-driving-investments-back-greece/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

South EU SummitThe New Digital Economy: Driving Investments Back to GreeceSouth EU SummitNot only that, Pappas pointed out that the Greek Government is dedicating as much European funding as possible “to create [a] team of people that can educate people, so we a...

Financial News Greece: Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling (CCHGY) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research - The Ledger Gazette

News channel or source: https://ledgergazette.com/2018/04/19/coca-cola-hellenic-bottling-cchgy-rating-increased-to-buy-at-zacks-investment-research.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

The Ledger GazetteCoca-Cola Hellenic Bottling (CCHGY) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchThe Ledger GazetteThe brokerage currently has a $43.00 price objective on the stock. Zacks Investment Research's price target points to a potential upside o...

Financial News Greece: Bank of Greece Head Says Post-Bailout Credit Line Needed - Greek Reporter

News channel or source: http://greece.greekreporter.com/2018/04/19/bank-of-greece-head-says-post-bailout-credit-line-needed/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Greek ReporterBank of Greece Head Says Post-Bailout Credit Line NeededGreek ReporterSpeaking at an event organized by Greek graduates of the London School of Economics, Stournaras noted that the spreads between Greek and European interest rates averaged more than ...