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Greek stocks end significantly lower

Greek stocks ended significantly lower in the Athens Stock Exchange on Tuesday, pushing the composite index of the market below the 530-point level, amid resurging fears in other European markets about the impact of a Brexit vote in the UK. Bank shares remained at the focus of selling activity with the bank index falling 9.72 pct. The composite...

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Interest rate spread on loan/deposits unchanged in May

The overall weighted average interest rates on new deposits and loans remained almost unchanged in May, and as a result the interest rate spread between loan and deposit rates remained almost unchanged at 4.41 percentage, the Bank of Greece said on Tuesday.

The central bank, in a monthly report, said that the overall weighted average interest rate...

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Athens Flying Week 2016 to offer spectacular moments to the audience

According to the organizers, this will be the biggest aviation event of southeast Europe for 2016, as world-renowned pilots will star in a weekend full of action and surprises.

Tom De Moortel, pilot of the Belgian Air Force, will present a solo show with an F-16, while a Soko G-2 Galeb from Serbia will fly in the colors of the former Yugoslav Air...

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Filippi, a strong candidacy for UNESCO World Heritage monuments list

The meeting will take place between 10 and 20 July and the Greek request will be discussed on July 15.

"We are optimistic about our candidacy because the consulting body's evaluation report is positive," the national coordinator for UNESCO's world heritage monuments for Greece Evgenia Geroussi said to the Athens-Macedonian News Agency (AMNA).

The...

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