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Greece says to use asset sales for social welfare, not to cut debt

Greece will shortly present a law to turn its privatisation agency into a wealth fund that will use proceeds to finance social welfare policies instead of reducing its public debt, the deputy finance minister said.
Reuters: March 17, 2015

Varoufakis on Greece's liquidity

Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis said the "the Greek government is doing its best to secure that all our creditors will take back their money and that pensioners and our partners will be paid on time" responding to a question on Greece's liquidity
March 16, 2015

Greek jobless rate rises to 26.1 pct in Q4

Greece's jobless rate rose to 26.1 percent in the fourth quarter compared with 25.5 percent in the previous three-month period, data from the country's statistics service said on Thursday.
Reuters: March 12, 2015

Weidmann says Greek funding decision belongs to governments, not central banks

European Central Bank policymaker Jens Weidmann put the onus squarely on governments on Thursday to decide whether they wanted to cover Greece's funding needs, saying this was "less than ever" a task for the euro zone's central banks.
Channel News Asia: March 12, 2015

ECB's Weidmann says Greece has lost a lot of trust

Greece has lost a lot of trust and euro zone governments must decide whether to expand their risk exposure to Athens, European Central Bank policymaker Jens Weidmann said on Thursday.
Reuters: March 12, 2015

Justifying the doomsayers by default

Every time a step is taken to deregulate the market, two things happen: citizens acquire more choices and doomsayers spell disaster.
Paschos Mandravelis: January 7, 2014

It's not Greece. It's Capitalism, stupid!

The ongoing crisis in Greece consists the epitomy of Capitalist policies's failure in Europe.
Mottas: July 25, 2015