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U.S. warns Turkey over offshore drilling near Cyprus

05 Oct 2019

ATHENS There are rules in exploring energy resources in the Mediterranean Sea, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Saturday, warning Turkey not to engage in drilling activity that is "illegal" and "unacceptable". | Video

UPDATE 4-U.S. warns Turkey over offshore drilling near Cyprus

05 Oct 2019

ATHENS, Oct 5 There are rules in exploring energy resources in the Mediterranean Sea, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Saturday, warning Turkey not to engage in drilling activity that is "illegal" and "unacceptable".

Greeks march over reform plans of new government

02 Oct 2019

ATHENS Greek private sector workers walked off the job on Wednesday and marched through the streets of Athens to protest against labour reforms planned by the new conservative government which they say will weaken unions and curb their right to strike. | Video

In uphill battle, Greece needs lower fiscal targets: IMF

27 Sep 2019

ATHENS Greece needs to agree with its euro zone lenders on a lower fiscal target path to achieve a sustainable economic and social recovery, the International Monetary Fund said on Friday after a mission visit to Athens.

UPDATE 1-Greek PM outlines tax cuts in 2020, promises reforms

08 Sep 2019

* Athens wants lenders to reduce primary surplus target in 2021 (Adds quotes)

Greek PM set to outline tax cuts, structural reforms

07 Sep 2019

ATHENS Greece's prime minister is expected on Saturday to detail tax cuts for companies strained by years of austerity, while also promising pro-business reforms aimed at convincing lenders to ease the nation's fiscal target from 2021.

Greek PM set to outline tax cuts, structural reforms

07 Sep 2019

ATHENS, Sept 7 Greece's prime minister is expected on Saturday to detail tax cuts for companies strained by years of austerity, while also promising pro-business reforms aimed at convincing lenders to ease the nation's fiscal target from 2021.

Greece says Turkey's drilling off Cyprus puts security at risk

31 Jul 2019

ATHENS Greece accused Turkey of undermining security in the eastern Mediterranean by drilling for oil and gas around Cyprus, making some of the strongest comments on the issue from Athens' newly elected government.

Greek PM says to submit tax cut plan to parliament in coming weeks

10 Jul 2019

ATHENS The Greek government will submit a bill to parliament in the coming weeks to cut taxes, newly elected Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said at his first cabinet meeting on Wednesday. | Video

Golden Dawn loses its lustre as Greeks reject militant far-right

08 Jul 2019

ATHENS The far-right Golden Dawn party has failed to win a single seat in Greece's new parliament, an outcome political analysts said reflects a slow improvement in the country's fortunes after years of wrenching economic crisis.

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