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Eurozone signs off on Greek aid installment

...ready in time for the next installment of the existing bailout in September.Weeks of back and forth between the Greek government and the country's international creditors culminated in the Greek parliament reluctantly passing new austerity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-07-02/eurozone-signs-greek-aid-i
Stocks fall on European debt news

...how to solve Europe's debt problems will likely last into the new year.Concerns about a messy default by the Greek government have been the main cause behind many of the stock market's big swings lately. The fear is that a default would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2011-10-17/markets-tumble-bad-news-germany-deb
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 Germany...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-05-08/left-wing-leader-rejects-g
Greece confident of landing billions to solve debt crisis

...countries which, like Greece, use the euro as a common currency, and an additional $13.4 billion from the IMF.The Greek government has already agreed to put in place painful austerity measures to trim government spending and public pensions, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-04-25/greece-confident-landing-b
Business
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
Greece's woes affect entire European Union

...stable euro," Meister told Financial Times Deutschland. He added that any aid would come with the demand that the Greek government make radical spending cuts and economic reforms to get its house in order -- some of which Athens is already planning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-02-09/greeces-woes-affect-entire
Business
Unprecedented electronic net over the Olympics

...Agency, that parses words and phrases collected by surveillance cameras and in communications traffic. In June, the Greek government expanded surveillance powers to screen mobile and fixed-line telephone calls during the Olympics. "It listens...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/16/liv_425438.shtml
Life & style
Rogge: athletes staying outside village responsible for own security

...competitions instead of staying in the Olympic Village. Whether foreign security personnel can carry arms is up to the Greek government, Rogge said. Greek Public Order Minister Giorgos Voulgarakis has repeatedly said that no foreign security personnel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/21/oly_416345.shtml
Olympics
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
Top Greek official dismisses Athens bombings

WASHINGTON -- A Greek government minister offered fresh assurance Friday that the Olympics will be protected from terrorism despite three bombings in Athens this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/08/oly_414985.shtml
Olympics