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EU's Moscovici Says New Proposal to Greece 'Due Monday'

Greece will receive a new bailout proposal from the EU Commission later on Monday, AFP says, citing Economic Commissioner Pierre Moscovici.

World » Southeast Europe | June 29, 2015, Monday // 10:38 | Viewed: 1995

Greek Government Assures Foreign Tourists Will be Able to Withdraw Cash

The Greek government assured that foreign tourists staying in the country will be able to withdraw money and make transactions if in possession of a credit card issued in their home country.

World » Southeast Europe | June 29, 2015, Monday // 07:46 | Viewed: 1731

Greece Introduces Capital Controls, Banks to Close from Monday

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras announced on Sunday a bank holiday and the introduction of capital controls in the country.

World » Southeast Europe | June 28, 2015, Sunday // 21:58 | Viewed: 2220

ECB Maintains Level of Emergency Liquidity Assistance to Greece

Following the meeting of its Governing Council on Sunday, the European Central Bank (ECB) decided to maintain the ceiling of Emergency Liquidity Assistance (ELA) to Greek banks at its Friday level.

World » EU | June 28, 2015, Sunday // 16:54 | Viewed: 1691

EU Central Bank Likely to End Emergency Lending to Greece – BBC

The European Central Bank (ECB) is expected to end its emergency lending to Greek banks at the forthcoming meeting of its governing council on Sunday.

World » EU | June 28, 2015, Sunday // 12:43 | Viewed: 1922

Armenian President Offers to Temporarily Suspend Electricity Price Hike

Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan has temporarily suspended the planned increase in electricity prices by proposing the government to cover the cost while an independent audit takes place.

World | June 28, 2015, Sunday // 12:04 | Viewed: 1710

Greek Parliament Approves Holding of Bailout Referendum on July 5

The Greek Parliament approved on Sunday the holding of a bailout referendum on July 5, which had been proposed by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Saturday.

World » Southeast Europe | June 28, 2015, Sunday // 10:45 | Viewed: 1970

Taiwan Looking into Fire that Injured Hundreds

Colored powder is thought to have been behind the incident at an amusement park outside Taiwan's capital Taipei that left hundreds injured, officials say.

World | June 28, 2015, Sunday // 00:18 | Viewed: 1814

No Extension to Greek Bailout after June 30, Eurogroup Says

Eurozone Finance Ministers have turned down a request by Greece to continue its bailout program beyong June 30.

World » EU | June 27, 2015, Saturday // 18:46 | Viewed: 2997

Greece 'Decided to End Negotiations,' German FinMin Says

Mounting tensions have marked the outset of a new Eurogroup meeting after Greek PM Alexis Tsipras said Athens will hold a referendum on lenders' latest bailout proposals.

World » Southeast Europe | June 27, 2015, Saturday // 15:20 | Viewed: 2264

Tsipras' Referendum Proposal Sparks Controversy at Home

Greek opposition parties are demanding the resignation of the government of PM Alexis Tsipras following his move to call a referendum on the latest bailout deal next Sunday.

World » Southeast Europe | June 27, 2015, Saturday // 10:28 | Viewed: 3571

Death Toll from Terrorist Attacks in Tunisia, Kuwait Rises

The death toll from the two terrorist attacks, which took place in Tunisia and Kuwait on Friday, is rising.

World | June 26, 2015, Friday // 21:44 | Viewed: 4480

Greek PM Dismisses Latest Bailout Proposal, Accuses Creditors of Blackmail

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras dismissed on Friday the latest proposal of the international creditors to extend the country's bailout, criticising their approach as unacceptable.

World » EU | June 26, 2015, Friday // 20:40 | Viewed: 4294

Suicide Bomb Explodes at Shia Mosque in Kuwait, Leaves Several People Dead

A suicide bomb attack, which exploded at a Shia mosque in the capital of Kuwait - Kuwait City on Friday left several people dead.

World | June 26, 2015, Friday // 15:44 | Viewed: 3563

At Least 27 Killed as Gunmen Target Tourist Hotel in Tunisia

At least 27 people were killed and several injured as gunmen targeted a tourist hotel near the Tunisian resort city of Sousse on Friday.

World | June 26, 2015, Friday // 15:15 | Viewed: 3924

French Beheading Attack Suspect 'Was Known to Intelligence'

French anti-terrorism authorities have said the man who allegedly committed a factory attack in Grenoble was known to the intelligence services.

World » EU | June 26, 2015, Friday // 13:11 | Viewed: 3979

One Decapitated in France Islamist Assault, Suspect Arrested

A man has been decapitated and several others have been injured in an alleged Islamist attack in Grenoble, France.

World » EU | June 26, 2015, Friday // 12:37 | Viewed: 3907

European Council President Notes Lack of Consensus on Migrant Quotas

European Council President Donald Tusk noted on Thursday the lack of consensus between the EU member states on the proposed introduction of mandatory quotas for migrants.

World » EU | June 25, 2015, Thursday // 21:58 | Viewed: 3197

NATO Reaffirms Support for Ukraine, Reveals Plans for Joint Exercises

Following the meeting of the NATO-Ukraine Commission on Thursday, the Alliance reaffirmed its support for Ukraine and revealed plans for holding joint exercises with its partner country.

World | June 25, 2015, Thursday // 20:02 | Viewed: 3573

Latest Eurogroup Meeting Ends, Fails to Reach Agreement on Greece

The meeting of the Eurogroup, which gathers together the finance ministers of the eurozone, ended on Thursday without having reached an agreement on Greece.

World » EU | June 25, 2015, Thursday // 18:45 | Viewed: 3493

Eurogroup to Hold New Meeting as Greece Talks Stall

Eurozone Finance Ministers are set to reconvene on Thursday after yet another failure to decide on Greece's debt the night before.

World » EU | June 25, 2015, Thursday // 07:52 | Viewed: 1584