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Greece's National Bank prices offering at 2.20 euros/share

Top Greek lender National Bank (NBG) priced an offering of new shares at 2.20 euros each after books closed on Thursday as it aims to raise 2.5 billion euros ($3.5 billion), an official at the bank told Reuters.
Reuters: May 9, 2014

Greece to sign three oil, gas concession deals May 14

Greece said it would grant three concessions to explore and exploit oil and gas deposits next week, stepping up its quest to develop untapped energy potential.
Reuters: May 8, 2014

Creditors back for 4th Cyprus bailout review

International creditors are back in Cyprus to measure the country's progress in implementing the terms of its 10 billion-euro ($13.87 billion) rescue.
The Olympian: May 6, 2014

Eurozone may stick by Greece debt pledge, wait for review

Eurozone member states may honour a 2012 pledge to help Greece manage its crushing debt mountain if it sticks to efforts to balance its books, eurozone finance ministers agreed on Monday.
AFP: May 6, 2014

France, Germany push for 'Robin Hood' tax, seen falling short of early goal

France and Germany led a group of countries on Tuesday in pushing for a tax on financial trading although the levy is set to fall far short of what was pledged at the height of the financial crisis and may be pared back further.
Reuters: May 6, 2014

EU Agriculture Ministers informal meeting in Athens

The agricultural diversity and how it will become a competitive advantage will be the only issue to be discussed at the informal meeting of EU Agriculture Ministers
May 6, 2014

Social dividend to be allocated to 265,000 beneficiaries this week

The social dividend will be given to 265,000 beneficiaries who filed an application to the General Secretariat of Public Revenues until April 30 while on Friday it will be given to the 75,000 uniformed personnel.
May 5, 2014

Greek factory activity grows again in April: PMI

Greek factory activity expanded again in April thanks to the first rise in employment in six years and faster increases in output and new orders, a survey showed on Friday.
Reuters: May 2, 2014

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