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Greek government withdraws brothel bill

ATHENS, Greece -- The Greek government withdrew legislation that would have made it easier for brothels to operate in Athens during the 2004 Olympics. Parliament Speaker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/15/biz_391910.shtml
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Greek government defends cut back of Olympic projects

ATHENS, Greece -- The Greek government on Friday defended a decision to scale back a number of Olympic sports venues because of high costs, describing some of the projects...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/29/oth_347151.shtml
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Greek euro exit no longer unthinkable

...new currency worth far less. Owners of Greek stocks would sell for the same reason. Banks would collapse.The Greek government would still owe $428 billion, mainly to the other eurozone countries that rescued it, the International Monetary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-05-11/greek-euro-exit-no-longer-
Left-wing leader rejects Greek commitment to austerity in attempt to form coalition government

...guarantee unilaterally, New Democracy could not be supportive. Lenders would tell Greece to "take a hike" if a Greek government were to announce it was reneging on the deal, he said.The other possibility, though it seems remote, is for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-05-08/left-wing-leader-rejects-g
Greek group claims responsibility for Athens bombings

...statement published in the weekly newspaper To Pontiki. Greek government spokesman Theodoros Roussopoulos said authorities...protection network costing more than $1.2 billion. The Greek government - which repeatedly insisted last week's bombings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/14/oly_415596.shtml
Olympics
Questions and answers about Europe's debt crisis

...will take a 50 percent loss on their holdings of Greek government bonds. The banks will also put more money aside...means. Q: What was the original problem?A: The Greek government spent too much, didn't collect enough in taxes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-10-27/questions-and-answers-abou
Lawrence P. Connors (RALEIGH, N.C.)

...Army Commendation Medal, and Combat Infantryman Badge with Star. He was most proud of the commendation from the Greek Government for his command of Greek troops during the Korean conflict. After retirement from the military, he completed a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/obituaries/2010-06-19/lawrence-p-connors-raleigh-nc
Special forces asked to serve

...Germany. The United States is discussing with the Greek government where the soldiers will be positioned, said the...decision on where to send the troops is mostly up to the Greek government, but will be made with Gen. James Jones, the top...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/22/oly_422963.shtml
Olympics
Biz Bits

...to defend their single currency and the stability of the eurozone, the area of 16 EU nations that use the euro.Greek government spokesman George Petalotis called Barroso's appeal a "positive development."Georgia banks among 7 seized by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-03-19/biz-bits
Business
Federation blasts Athens 'surprise' move to cancel pool roof

...Switzerland. "FINA regrets very much this decision, which does not respect any of the previous agreements." FINA said Greek government officials had promised to have a roof ready by July 15 - about a month before the opening ceremony - and called the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/23/oly_409726.shtml
Olympics