Syntagma Square

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First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Athens – Unsung Hero Among City Breaks

CITY breaks, eh? The clue is in the title. It suggests something urban with, you know, gorgeous architecture, a good dash of history, lots of chi chi eateries. Oh yes, and a river is always nice, if you can manage it.‘The changing of the guard – a colourful ... [Published Liverpool Confidential - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Athens Celebrated Its Latest Bailout Payment by Rioting

To get the ball rolling on the next instalment of Greece's bailout payment , yesterday Athens welcomed a bunch of European Union finance ministers. Naturally, this brought out the anti-austerity protesters, who hate the policies that the EU has forced ... [Published Vice Magazine US - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Walking with the ‘gods’ in Athens

The Greek city of Athens looked soggy and sad during our plane touchdown one Sunday afternoon in February.From the airport to the hotel, there was nary a movement of people or commerce.The pulsating character of a European state that boasts of affluence ... [Published Malaya Business Insight - Apr 03 2014]
Entities: Athens, Marble, Aegean Sea
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Top officials meet over Greece crisis

Athens - The falling price of living in Athens presented the unmistakable spectre of deflation to European Central Bank President Mario Draghi during his visit to the Greek capital this week, yet there is little he will do to heal this pain.Whatever course ... [Published Finance 24 - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Athens Celebrated Its New Bailout Payment With a Riot

To get the ball on the next instalment of Greece's bailout rolling, Athens yesterday welcomed a bunch of European Union finance ministers. Although Greek police barred demonstrators from certain parts of the capital – including Syntagma Square which has ... [Published Vice UK - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

European ministers take sobering look at social impact of crisis

By ATHENS (Reuters) - The economic crisis in Europe has put 6 million people out of work and driven others into poverty, according to a think-tank study looking into the social impact of the slump that was examined by EU finance ministers for the first ... [Published Sharenet - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Greek bailout worries ease

The doctors had come to inspect the patient.Since 2010, Europe's sick man has been drip-fed instalments of its 240bn-euro (£200bn; $331bn) bailout. The bad blood between Brussels and Athens, when Europe's leaders berated Greece over lagging reform efforts, ... [Published BBC - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

EU ministers agree 3-part bailout loan for Greece

Eurozone finance ministers approved on Tuesday the latest bailout aid for Greece, ending a six-month stand-off between Athens and its international lenders.Meeting informally in Athens, EU ministers agreed to disburse a first tranche of over 6 billion ... [Published EurActiv.com - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 3 reports

Athens bans protests for EU meeting

Greek police have banned protests in central Athens ahead of a meeting of EU finance ministers in the capital.Demonstrators will be barred from areas including Syntagma Square, the focus of recent anti-austerity protests.EU finance ministers are expected ... [Published BBC - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

LEAD: Greek pharmacies protest in lead up to vote

Athens (dpa) - Greek pharmacies remained closed across the country onFriday in protest against a new austerity bill that lawmakers willvote on over the weekend.The bill would liberalize the sector, deregulating pharmacy licensesand creating pharmacy chains ... [Published Europe Online Magazine - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Greece: leaders hold private 'March 25' parade

(ANSAmed) – ATHENS, MARCH 25 - Greeks on March 25 were keptfrom the main viewing area of their Independence Day parade,which was cordoned off for politicians, VIPS and invited guestsas authorities feared protests against ongoing austeritymeasures, as ... [Published Ansamed - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Police close off Athens center for military parade

ATHENS, GreeceVehicles and pedestrians were prevented from accessing a swath of central Athens, including the capital's main Syntagma Square, where the metro station was also shut for hours before the morning parade. Riot police were on standby in side ... [Published Raleigh News & Observer - Mar 25 2014]

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"It's part of the formula - a necessary evil to get the peripheral countries back to growth."
"Greece, Italy, Spain and Ireland lost competitiveness in the boom years and need to restore it" said Alan Ahearne, an economist who advised the IrishIrish government when it was sunk by its banking collapse
"We must respond to the government's effort to convince Europe's finance ministers that the Greek people consent to the troika's measures" GSEE said in a statement
"What does the government want to do? Put us all out on the street"

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Top officials meet over Greece crisis [Published Finance 24 - Apr 02 2014]
Cheaper living in Athens shows peril of falling... [Published CNBC - Apr 02 2014]
Athens Celebrated Its New Bailout Payment With ... [Published Vice UK - Apr 02 2014]
European ministers take sobering look at social... [Published Sharenet - Apr 01 2014]
Greek bailout worries ease [Published BBC - Apr 01 2014]
EU ministers agree 3-part bailout loan for Greece [Published EurActiv.com - Apr 01 2014]
Athens bans protests for EU meeting [Published BBC - Mar 31 2014]
Greek police ban protests during EU meetings in... [Published EuroNews - Mar 31 2014]
Greek police ban protests during EU meetings in... [Published Reuters - Mar 31 2014]
The nihilistic game of the taggers [Published eKathimerini.com - Mar 29 2014]
LEAD: Greek pharmacies protest in lead up to vote [Published Europe Online Magazine - Mar 28 2014]
Bosnia in revolt [Published Red Pepper - Mar 25 2014]
Greece: leaders hold private 'March 25' parade [Published Ansamed - Mar 25 2014]
Police close off Athens center for military parade [Published Raleigh News & Observer - Mar 25 2014]
Independence Day Parade In City Center [Published Xpat Athens - Mar 24 2014]
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From the Battle of Navarino to Cavafy, rare man... [Published eKathimerini.com - Mar 13 2014]
Greece is the future of Europe [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Mar 13 2014]
Wooden Eco-Bike, Made In Greece [Published Xpat Athens - Mar 13 2014]
Civil servants rally in central Athens [Update] [Published eKathimerini.com - Mar 12 2014]
Civil servants rally in central Athens [Published eKathimerini.com - Mar 12 2014]
Rare Battle of Navarino manuscript up for aucti... [Published eKathimerini.com - Mar 10 2014]
Striking pharmacists hold rally at Syntagma Squ... [Published eKathimerini.com - Mar 10 2014]
From Greece to Ukraine, welcome to the new age ... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Mar 04 2014]
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