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  1. A lack of respect

    01.21 / 12:35 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    The disruption caused by the changes introduced to the social security of the country’s self-employed professionals – due to the government’s inept handling of such an important issue – is…
  2. Authorities probe bogus companies

    01.20 / 20:43 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    The Independent Authority for Public Revenue is seeking out the real owners behind shell companies that owe the Greek state huge amounts of money, and a recent verdict by the State Legal Council should facilitate the authorities’ search to that…
  3. Wealth worth one year’s GDP has been lost since 2009

    01.20 / 20:24 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    The wealth of Greeks shrank by 167 billion euros during the years of the financial crisis – i.e. almost one year’s gross domestic product – according to a survey by Credit Suisse included in the weekly bulletin of the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises…
  4. Cruise arrivals to drop up to 30 pct this year

    01.20 / 20:23 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    Cruise passenger visits to Greek shores are projected to be lower this year compared to 2016, while there are warning signs for next year too, according to schedules that international cruise companies have drafted for this…
  5. ATHEX: Week shaves 2 pct off index

    01.20 / 20:02 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    This time the main index of the Greek stock market lost its grip on the 640-point level on Friday, posting losses of just over half a percentage point at the end of the session on prolonged uncertainty regarding the completion of the second bailout review and the participation of the International Monetary Fund in the Greek…
  6. Orix buys RBS loans made to Greek shippers

    01.20 / 17:20 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    Japanese financial services firm Orix Corp has agreed to buy $290 million (272 million euros) worth of shipping loans from Royal Bank of Scotland, sources with direct knowledge of the deal told Reuters on…
  7. Antetokounmpo to become one of Europe's best basketball exports ever

    01.20 / 15:39 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    The sky is the limit for Giannis Antetokounmpo, the Greek guard who has swept the NBA and become Greece’s best ambassador in the world, acknowledged even by outgoing US president Barack…
  8. Sorras charged with inciting hate in comments about disabled

    01.20 / 13:38 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    An Athens first-instance prosecutor on Friday leveled hate crime charges against self-proclaimed “trillionaire” and leader of the nationalist Convention of Greeks movement Artemis Sorras, over comments made last year disparaging the…
  9. Registered unemployed rise in December by nearly 25,000 people

    01.20 / 08:33 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    The number of unemployed people registered with Greece’s Manpower Organization (OAED) came to 1,072,652 in December, showing a rise of 24,991 from the same month in 2015, when they came to…
  10. Registered unemployed rises in December by nearly 25,000 people

    01.20 / 07:32 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    The number of unemployed people registered with Greece’s Manpower Organization (OAED) came to 1,072,652 in December, showing a rise of 24,991 from the same month in 2015, when they came to…
  11. Power, gas supplies set to be tested

    01.19 / 20:58 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    Energy authorities in Greece have signaled that the country’s natural gas system is expected to remain under pressure until early…
  12. BoC CEO predicts modest profits at London listing

    01.19 / 18:15 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    Bank of Cyprus expects modest profitability in the next quarters and will not pay a dividend this year, its chief executive said on Thursday, speaking as its shares were listed on the London Stock…
  13. Liberal Drassi party pledges support to opposition New Democracy

    01.19 / 12:08 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    The liberal Drassi party on Thursday officially expressed its support for New Democracy, saying that it would back the conservative party in general…
  14. Snow, rain cause problems in northern Greece, Peloponnese

    01.19 / 09:46 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    More than 40 villages were struggling with a complete power outage in the Western Macedonia region on Thursday following heavy snowfall overnight, while in the northern Peloponnese, a rock fall caused by rain closed off a section of the Patra-Corinth…
  15. Jimenez returns to Athens to replace Morais at AEK

    01.19 / 09:06 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    AEK is turning to Manolo Jimenez for a second time, as the Spanish coach is about to replace Jose Morais following the Athens giant’s 3-2 loss at Panetolikos on…
  16. To stay on in Greek program, IMF wants gov't to pass reforms

    01.19 / 09:05 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    The International Monetary Fund will return to negotiate the completion of the second review and its participation in the program once it sees the Greek government legislate at least some of the measures viewed as…
  17. Restoring the balance

    01.19 / 07:24 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    US President-elect Donald Trump is moving into the White House on Friday, yet the world has already…
  18. ATHEX: Small gains for benchmark in quiet session

    01.18 / 20:55 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    While the benchmark edged higher after three days of losses, the majority of stocks, as well as the banks and small-caps indices, still ended…
  19. Probe into Golden Dawn's school raid heads to prosecutor’s office

    01.18 / 18:52 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    The results of a preliminary investigation by security police in Piraeus into a raid on a school in Perama by a Golden Dawn MP protesting the prospect of classes for refugee children was to be sent to the Piraeus prosecutor’s…
  20. Calling the shots behind the scenes

    01.18 / 10:44 ekathimerini.com Ekathimerini.com - Greece
    There are times when it’s hard to believe that anything can save this…