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Draghi said to doubt Greek solution as Tsipras reforms awaited

European Central Bank President Mario Draghi has voiced unprecedented doubts about the chances of rescuing Greece from bankruptcy as Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was due to put forward last-ditch reform proposals on Thursday.
Reuters: July 9, 2015

Greece's Tsipras scrambles to ready tough reforms package

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras raced on Thursday to finalize a tough package with tax hikes and pension reforms due within hours if Athens is to win a new aid lifeline from creditors and avoid crashing out of the euro.
Reuters: July 9, 2015

Greek PM works on last-minute reform plan

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is meeting Thursday with Finance Ministry officials, a day after the debt-wracked nation asked its European neighbors for a new three-year bailout.
July 9, 2015

Tsipras 'confident' of meeting deadline for reform proposals

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said Wednesday he is confident of meeting an end of the week "final deadline" European leaders have given him to reach a bailout deal.
July 8, 2015

Greece offers bailout 'improvements,' angers European leaders

Debt-wracked Greece said Tuesday that it had made "improvements" in its financial plan in hopes of collecting more bailout money, but it angered European leaders when its leaders showed up at a summit in Brussels without a written proposal.
July 7, 2015

Analysts: Greece Now More Likely to Leave Euro

Analysts say the resounding “no” vote by Greeks on their country's financial future increases the odds that the nation will have to stop using the euro, and that its current difficult economic situation will worsen.
July 6, 2015

Euro tumbles as Greece heads for the exit

Greek voters saying 'no' to bailout offer
NBC Montana: July 5, 2015

Early Greek vote count shows rejection of more austerity

Voting has ended in Greece's crucial referendum Sunday on the country's economic future that could determine whether Athens is ousted from the 19-nation euro currency bloc.
July 5, 2015

Greeks divided on Sunday's bailout referendum

A poll of Greeks likely to vote in Sunday's referendum on a European bailout proposal indicated they are nearly evenly divided between an up or down vote.
July 3, 2015

The Greek Crisis Goes On While There's No Light as the End of the Tunnel

There aren't any easy paths left for Greece right now. The trick is to find the tunnel whose light signifies progress and eventually a healthy society, and not get into the tunnel whose light is the train coming.
Athinaios: July 3, 2015