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Pour JC Junker la position de la Grèce aux seins de l’Eurozone est étroitement liée avec l’établissement politique européen. Pour lui, ce n’était jamais une question économique, mais plutôt politique et culturelle. C’est pour ça que lors de sa dernière présence publique devant la Comité Economique du Parlement Européen il n’a pas du tout dissimulé… » read more

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Two years now Greece is doing nothing more than increasing its debt, its recession, its unemployment rates, its poverty, and the desperate feelings of a society that has nothing to hope for other than gathering in the streets for at least once a week in order to protest with no effective outcome. Is this ever… » read more

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The answer to this question comes from another question: How many are the troikans finally and how many will join them in the near future? And this comes after Chancellor Merkel’s declared intention to assist Greek authorities towards moving ahead to structural reforms in public administration. In this context, if public administration services are not… » read more

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This Tuesday (09.10.12) Chancellor Merkel is making her first visit in the capital of Greece, Athens. It has been a long time ago since the last German Chancellor visited Greece in the context of the traditional exchange visits between the leaders of the EU member-states. But after all, why is Merkel visiting Athens one day… » read more

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After the meeting between troika and the Greek coalition government on Thursday 27th of September, the new measures are now being elaborated as they have to be passed by the Greek Parliament in a couple of weeks and start being implemented in the months -and years- to come. Let us have a look.

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Wolfgang Schäuble is one of the most recognized figures of the European Union, a tough player in the field of Eurozone finance and the right hand of Chacellor Merkel in every meeting with economic scent. It is widely considered as stubborn, a kind of old-fashioned Christian-Democrat that follows the path of Helmut Kohl in terms… » read more

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Fixit

Along with the term Grexit there is another one need to be mentioned. It is the one referring to Finland and its declared expression to exit Eurozone. In the midst of unveiling facts, conflicting policies and negotiations it is without doubt that the general atmosphere inside the Eurozone is quite dizzy. It is quite hard… » read more

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