Posts Tagged ‘debt crisis in Greece’

Greece faces challenges

Tuesday, February 21, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News Feb. 21, 2012

Economists say Greece faces a number of challenges despite the agreement on a second bailout to help the country avoid default.

A short-term issue is whether the country can implement austerity measures. Read more…

GREECE:New Greek PM gets down to business + Related News

Saturday, November 12, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 12,2011
New Greek coalition government sworn in 
New Greek PM gets down to business

Having formally taken over from George Papandreou Friday, the new Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos pledged everything in his power to put the Read more…

GREECE:Lucas Papademos becomes Greece’s new PM

Thursday, November 10, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 10,2011

Lucas Papademos. Photo: EPA    

Former European Central Bank Vice-President Lucas Papademos became Greece’s new Prime Minister on Thursday, a decision that was made by Greek political party leaders in Athens earlier in the day. Read more…

GREECE:Greek PM plans to step down

Wednesday, November 9, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 9 ,2011
Papandreou, Samaras agree new coalition government

George Papandreou. Photo: EPA

Greece’s Prime Minister George Papandreou plans to announce his resignation during a meeting with the country’s President Karolos Papoulias, local TV Read more…

Greece:Papademos wants freedom of hand as Greek PM

Tuesday, November 8, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 8 ,2011
Lucas Papademos, who is tipped to replace George Papandreou as the Greek Prime Minister and is a former vice president of the European Central Bank, Read more…

GREECE:Debt crisis in Europe dominates G20 summit + Related News

Friday, November 4, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 4 ,2011
Greece in limbo over referendum on EU bailout
EU firm on Greece bailout

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