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#Greece

# greece - Saturday 27 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie “I wouldn’t like it if the Greeks started telling me what to do” No Deal

“I wouldn’t like it if the Greeks started telling me what to do”

Irish Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has expressed disappointment at a lack of resolution in the Greek situation.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

It’s the weekend! Here’s all the news you need to know this morning.

From Business ETC Here’s everything you need to know about business this week Inbox Me

Here’s everything you need to know about business this week

Everyone was talking about Greek dramas, house prices and UTV Ireland’s woes.

# greece - Friday 26 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie “Let the people decide” – Greece will hold referendum on bailout deal Greek Drama

“Let the people decide” – Greece will hold referendum on bailout deal

The vote will take place on 5 July.

From Business ETC The first time Greece defaulted was more than 2,000 years ago Money Money Money

The first time Greece defaulted was more than 2,000 years ago

Here’s 11 things you might not have known about their economy.

# greece - Thursday 25 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton: Syriza has been “lecturing the rest of Europe” TOUGH TALK

Joan Burton: Syriza has been “lecturing the rest of Europe”

The Tánaiste added that Syriza was yet to “persuade us” they can run the Greek economy.

From TheJournal.ie Is Greece about to kiss the euro goodbye? State Of The Nation

Is Greece about to kiss the euro goodbye?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# greece - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greece doesn’t want a piece of the troika’s latest offer Thanks But No Thanks

Greece doesn’t want a piece of the troika’s latest offer

Its Prime Minister claims creditors are being harder on his country than they were Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Revealed: The Department of Finance’s secret ‘Johnny Logan working group’ Banking Inquiry This post contains videos

Revealed: The Department of Finance’s secret ‘Johnny Logan working group’

A former senior finance official has revealed secret plans were made in case Ireland defaulted from the euro.

From TheJournal.ie Five reasons Ireland should be supporting Greece Opinion

Five reasons Ireland should be supporting Greece

Our Finance Minister has sided with the most hardline of Greece’s creditors this week – and that’s wrong, writes Ronan Burtenshaw.

# greece - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Paul Murphy accuses Michael Noonan of ‘stabbing the Greek people in the chest’ Tightrope Act
From TheJournal.ie ‘The last thing the government wants to see is Greece get a better deal than they could’ State Of The Nation

‘The last thing the government wants to see is Greece get a better deal than they could’

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Is it time Greece caught a break from the EU? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is it time Greece caught a break from the EU?

The beleaguered nation’s future is up for grabs at an EU crisis summit at present.

# greece - Monday 22 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Enda Kenny says he believes a deal is possible for Greece Final Countdown

Enda Kenny says he believes a deal is possible for Greece

Finance Minister Michael Noonan earlier said he wasn’t optimistic a deal could be reached today.

From Business ETC ‘Unexpected developments’ in Greece are the biggest risk to Ireland’s recovery Careful Now

‘Unexpected developments’ in Greece are the biggest risk to Ireland’s recovery

The warnings come as a Greek debt deadline looms ever closer.

# greece - Saturday 20 June, 2015

From Business ETC Greek minister: Irish people’s feelings of mild superiority are unhelpful Back Us Up

Greek minister: Irish people’s feelings of mild superiority are unhelpful

Yanis Varoufakis asked Irish people to try to understand the “Greek drama” and to look more closely at the workings of European institutions.

# greece - Friday 19 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Ireland is now really thinking about what happens if Greece leaves the eurozone Plan B

Ireland is now really thinking about what happens if Greece leaves the eurozone

The government has confirmed talks with the Central Bank and the NTMA about the implications of Greece exiting the eurozone.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Friday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

You’re this close to the weekend. Here’s all you need to know this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Greek banks could be just days away from running out of money Default

Greek banks could be just days away from running out of money

The European Central Bank is due to hold an emergency meeting this morning.

# greece - Monday 15 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Europe should get ready for a ‘state of emergency’ in Greece Panic Stations

Europe should get ready for a ‘state of emergency’ in Greece

There are only two weeks left before time runs out on a new bailout deal.

# greece - Sunday 14 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The End (of the Euro) is Nigh Opinion

The End (of the Euro) is Nigh

With Greece now just over a fortnight away from default, this could very well spell the beginning of the end for the Euro as we know it.

# greece - Thursday 11 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘The day is coming that someone says the game is over for Greece’ Bailout Talks

‘The day is coming that someone says the game is over for Greece’

The IMF has pulled its team out of talks with the cash-strapped nation.

# greece - Sunday 7 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘We need to stand up to Russia’ – Barack Obama is talking tough at the G7 summit We Ain't Kidding

‘We need to stand up to Russia’ – Barack Obama is talking tough at the G7 summit

The US president says sanctions against Vladimir Putin won’t change until a ceasefire is complied with in Ukraine.

# greece - Thursday 4 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greece will miss an IMF repayment (but promises to pay before July) Roll Over

Greece will miss an IMF repayment (but promises to pay before July)

Its other repayments will be combined into one.

# greece - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greece might just pay off the €1.6 billion it owes this month Payback

Greece might just pay off the €1.6 billion it owes this month

There has been “serious progress” in talks.

# greece - Sunday 24 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greece is going to miss a €1.6 billion loan repayment to the IMF Greece Frightening

Greece is going to miss a €1.6 billion loan repayment to the IMF

Because it hasn’t got any money.

# greece - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greece’s Eurovision entry sounds like a cry for debt relief With Or Without Eu

Greece’s Eurovision entry sounds like a cry for debt relief

Sure it’s a bit far-fetched, but stay with us on this one.

# greece - Saturday 16 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

A prisoner stabbed to death in Cork, the Dublin Monaghan Bombings and a former President sentenced to death had people talking.

From TheJournal.ie Man calls TV show saying he looks like toddler who went missing 24 years ago Reason To Hope

Man calls TV show saying he looks like toddler who went missing 24 years ago

Ben Needham has been missing since 24 July 1991.

# greece - Friday 15 May, 2015

From Business ETC Syriza has done another big U-turn on its election promises Wrong Direction

Syriza has done another big U-turn on its election promises

The new Greek government is pushing ahead with privatising ports and airports.

# greece - Thursday 14 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie UK police and mother of missing toddler to make appeal to Greek public Ben Needham

UK police and mother of missing toddler to make appeal to Greek public

Ben Needham went missing from the coastal resort Iraklise back in 1991.

# greece - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Thomas Cook should “hang its head in shame” Unlawful Killing

Thomas Cook should “hang its head in shame”

The UK tour operator has been found guilty of breaching its duty of care over the deaths of Bobby and Christi Shepherd in 2006.

From Business ETC Greece just slid back into recession STORM BREWING

Greece just slid back into recession

It’s the first time since late 2013 that the country’s economy has been in decline.

# greece - Saturday 9 May, 2015

From Business ETC Here’s everything you need to know about business this week The Briefcase

Here’s everything you need to know about business this week

Everyone was talking about allergic non-workers, Ireland’s most-hated company and a Greek tragedy.

# greece - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

From Business ETC Greece has found enough cash for the IMF – by not paying its people Greek Tragedy

Greece has found enough cash for the IMF – by not paying its people

Workers and government suppliers have reported major delays in getting their money.

# greece - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

From Business ETC Ireland could be outstripped as the fastest-growing economy in Europe. By Greece. Still Winning

Ireland could be outstripped as the fastest-growing economy in Europe. By Greece.

That’s according to the latest predictions from the IMF.

# greece - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

From Business ETC Greece is gearing up to default on its debts Crumbling

Greece is gearing up to default on its debts

According to the Financial Times, that is.

# greece - Sunday 12 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Recalling a Nazi massacre: ‘A burly German soldier killed my little brother and two women’ Greece

Recalling a Nazi massacre: ‘A burly German soldier killed my little brother and two women’

A town in Greece is still looking for justice.

# greece - Thursday 9 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Greece says its debt crisis is a ‘common European problem’ All Together Now

Greece says its debt crisis is a ‘common European problem’

The country made its latest loan repayment today – but more trouble lies ahead.

# greece - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Cash-strapped Greece is cosying up to Russia now To Russia With Love

Cash-strapped Greece is cosying up to Russia now

The Greek prime minister has already said he doesn’t support sanctions against Russia.