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EU Commission: 3rd bailout deal with Greece possible before Aug 20

Aug 6 Talks with Greece on a third bailout are moving ahead in a satisfactory way and reaching an agreement is possible before August 20, the European Commission said on Thursday.
Reuters: August 6, 2015

Crisis, what crisis? say tourists flocking to Greece

Greece, despite all its economic and political strife, is heaving with foreign tourists.
Reuters: August 6, 2015

Italian FinMin expresses optimism over Greece's future

taly's Finance Minister Pier Carlo Padoan on Tuesday expressed his optimism over the future of Greece and stressed the need for restructuring.
August 4, 2015

Greek government concedes early elections likely, stock market suffers second day of losses

The Greek stock market is suffering a second day of losses since reopening, as the country's left-wing government conceded that dissent within the ruling party was likely to force an early election.
The Tribune: August 4, 2015

Greece may seek up to 24 billion euros in first new aid tranche - paper

Greece may seek 24 billion euros (16 billion British pounds) in a first tranche of bailout aid from international lenders in August to prop up its banks and repay debts falling due at the ECB
Reuters: August 2, 2015

Greek shares 'set to plunge 20%' as stock exchange reopens

The Athens Stock Exchange is set to plunge by as much as 20% on Monday when trading finally resumes after a five-week closure, traders have predicted.
BBC: August 2, 2015

Greek PM suggests party referendum to overcome split in Syriza

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Thursday called for his Syriza party to hold an emergency congress next month to overcome divisions but said a snap party referendum would be acceptable if leftist dissenters wanted a quicker solution.
Reuters: July 30, 2015

Greece's Jumbo warns of hit from capital controls

Greece's largest toy seller Jumbo BABr.AT said on Thursday that revenues for its last fiscal year rose 7.5 percent, above its own target, but warned that capital controls would hurt results in the current fiscal year.
Reuters: July 30, 2015

'Tsipras needs to form a stable and credible government'

"If Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras does form a credible and stable government and has a constructive relation with creditors then I think he can look towards a better future for Greece; not in the next 6 or 12 months, but in the period beyond that
July 30, 2015

Greece's Tsipras, hounded by left, vows 'thus far and no further'

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, struggling to contain a revolt in his left-wing Syriza party, said on Wednesday that his government would not implement reform measures beyond those agreed with lenders at a euro zone summit this month.
Reuters: July 29, 2015