Fiscal targets a priority for government

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The Finance Ministry is preparing a study it plans to show Greece’s lenders when representatives return to Athens in September for the start of the next bailout review that proves Greek fiscal targets can be lowered without it leading to any extra costs for eurozone member states.

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Out of the roughly 13 tropical storms that hit the Atlantic Ocean in 1955, one rocked the Independence ocean liner. “For about three days I was unable to leave my cabin,” said Rita Pipinopoulou-Panourgia, who was a young student traveling to the US on a Fulbright Foundation scholarship.

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Thirty accused of fraud in hospital equipment probe

A total of 30 people are to stand trial on fraud-related charges in connection to the sale of orthopedic equipment to Greek hospitals by a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson between 2000 and 2006, according to court documents seen by Kathimerini.

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Fiscal targets a priority for government

The Finance Ministry is preparing a study it plans to show Greece’s lenders when representatives return to Athens in September for the start of the next bailout review that proves Greek fiscal targets can be lowered without it leading to any extra costs for eurozone member states.

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BUSINESS Finance Alternate Finance Ministetr Giorgos Chouliariakis

Gov’t to launch spending review

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The Finance Ministry is launching a spending review across the country’s ministries and the entities they supervise, with the aim of cutting expenditures and helping the funding of social initiatives, particularly so-called the Social Income for Solidarity.

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Turkey, Greece and the West

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Turkey is in the grips of an extremely complex crisis. For starters, it’s extremely difficult to figure out what exactly happened and what is currently at stake. There is a lot going on behind the scenes, in the dark.

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Out of the roughly 13 tropical storms that hit the Atlantic Ocean in 1955, one rocked the Independence ocean liner. “For about three days I was unable to leave my cabin,” said Rita Pipinopoulou-Panourgia, who was a young student traveling to the US on a Fulbright Foundation scholarship.

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