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Skai employees underscore bomb attack will not bend them

Workers at Skai stressed in a statement on Monday they will not be terrorized by "cowardly" acts such as the bomb that inflicted extensive damage at the front of the broadcaster’s premises at Neo Faliro during the night.

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Tractors hitting the streets in Thessaly

Farmers in the central Greek region of Thessaly will be driving their tractors out into the streets of Larissa, Farsala and Highway E65 near Karditsa on Monday, kicking off what has become a customary few weeks of strikes around this time of year.

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Greece must prove it means business

ELEFTHERIA KOURTALI

As next year looks set to bring multiple challenges in global markets, it is important for Greece to convince international investors that the fiscal risk has diminished and to normalize its credit system, UBS Wealth Management Global Chief Economist Paul Donovan tells Kathimerini.

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The five stages of political corruption

ALEXIS PAPACHELAS

The infamous web of vested interests and corrupt relationships across the hierarchy of power, known in Greek as “diaploki,” is a resilient, flexible and adjustable thing that adapts to all sorts of governments and ideologies. It is also universal by its very nature, in that it conforms to all regimes and tastes. Its charms are irresistible, especially to the newcomer in government, or the politician on the cusp of power.

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Repairing churches and mosques for 10 years

Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot members of the Technical Committee for Cultural Heritage gathered in the Buffer Zone on Wednesday together with the European Commission and the UNDP, to present the result of their ten-year effort in preserving the island’s cultural heritage.

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Cinderella | Athens | December 21-29

Ballets de Monte-Carlo artistic director Jean-Christophe Maillot strips Sergei Prokofiev's “Cinderella” down to its bare bones in a reading of the classic tale by Charles Perrault that treats the characters like real people rather than fairy-tale figures.