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Greece can’t be excluded from the European acquis in labour relations, says Dep.FM Amanatidis

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“Greece can’t be in a Europe that is applied the European acquis in labour relations in all the countries except Greece” stated Deputy Foreign Minister Yiannis Amanatidis speaking on Friday to Athens Macedonian News Agency radio “Praktoreio”.

“The restoration of the collective negotiations will have a very important impact against tax evasion.

The...

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There is no light in the tunnel with EU’s strategy, says KKE leader Koutsoumbas

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“The alleged anti-memorandum policy leads to impasses” stated Communist Party (KKE) leader Dimitris Koutsoumbas speaking to SKAI TV on Friday. He claimed that SYRIZA is a classic bourgeois party noting that those that supported and participated in SYRIZA’s first government bear huge responsibilities and attributed their stance to illusions, contr...

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Athens Newspaper Headlines: Friday 10/03 edition

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The Friday edition of Athens’ dailies at a glance

AVGHI: Technical approach on conditions…of debt and primary surpluses.

EFIMERIDA TON SYNTAKTON: 6,500 hirings in public sector.

EIDISEIS: All the answer to out of court compromises.

ELEFTHEROS TYPOS: 152-euro pensions in secret provision.

ETHNOS: Forest maps reviewed.

ESTIA: Pupils defy the law.

IMERISSIA:...

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Greek stocks ended flat in the Athens Stock Exchange

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Greek stocks ended flat in the Athens Stock Exchange on Thursday in thin trading conditions as investors remained sidelined on lack of fresh news in the market. The composite index eased 0.07 pct to end at 648.85 points, off the day’s highs of 654.61 points. The Large Cap index eased 0.26 pct and the Mid Cap index ended 0.33 pct lower. Turnover w...

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Tax revenue surpassed budget targets in February

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Tax revenues – pre-returns – surpassed budget targets by 160 million euros in February, the Finance ministry said in a report released on Thursday. The ministry report said that in the two-month period from January to February, tax revenues – pre-returns – surpassed budget targets by 5.46 pct, confirming the government economic team’s estimates tha...

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Mitsotakis briefs EPP counterparts, EU and NATO about Turkey’s provocations

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New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Thursday he informed his counterparts at the European People’s Party (EPP) summit in Brussels and top EU and NATO officials about the recent spike in airspace violations in the Aegean by Turkey.

Mitsotakis met with EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, the President of the European Parliament...

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