The European Commission has asked Greece to end the discriminatory taxation of foreign-flagged ships and amend legislation on duty-free service stations.
Greek government bonds fell, driving 10-year yields up the most in four months, amid concern the nation’s quest for financial independence will undermine efforts to control its debt load.
To Aristides Belles, it’s clear what’s blocking Greece’s recovery: a quiet build-up of about 164 billion euros ($208 billion) in private bad debts.
The search titan is touting a program to help Greek companies expand the country's tourism economy. Could be it'll also improve Google's image in Europe.
By Jens Bastian
During his visit to Berlin this week, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras repeatedly emphasised that Greece does not require a third financial support programme. In his conversation with Chancellor Angela Merkel he highlighted that the Greek sovereign was able to successfully return to international bond markets in April after a three-year forced hiatus.