Saturday August 30, 2014 Search
Weather | Athens
31o C
24o C
News
Business
Comment
Life
Sports
Community
Survival Guide
Greek Edition
EC inspectors say Greece facing fines over landfills

Visiting European Commission inspectors said on Wednesday that Greece faces fines from Brussels for failing to close down 396 illegal landfills across the country despite a series of warnings.

The head of the ECís task force in Athens, Georgette Lalis, noted that Greece had received European Union subsidies to finance the closure of the illegal landfills and the creation of new waste processing plants.

At a meeting of municipal officials from the region of western Macedonia in Thessaloniki, which was attended by EC task force chief Horst Reichenbach, Lalis noted that European officials ďare beginning to run out of patienceĒ and pressed for action at the local level to close the remaining illegal landfills.

ekathimerini.com , Wednesday February 6, 2013 (19:58)  
New Democracy aims to ease tax burden, attack SYRIZAís policies as leadersí Thessaloniki speeches near
Infrastructure Minister assures officials over coastal revamp
Deadline for ENFIA tax pushed back to September 30
Three passengers missing from two migrant boats
Disappearing inflation heightens Draghi concerns
Eurozone inflation dropped to a fresh five-year low in August, data showed on Friday, something likely to concern the European Central Bank but not force it into immediate policy action. Con...
Ministry launches work experience program for unemployed graduates
The Labor, Social Security and Welfare Ministry is preparing to launch a work experience program for unemployed youths aged between 18 and 24, through private sector jobs, as part of a new a...
Inside Business
SOCCER
Tough draw for Greek sides in Europe League Greek stage
Following Thursday nightís high, when all three Greek teams competing in the Europa League made it into the group stage of the competition, a harsh reality struck Friday as they found out wh...
JUDO
Greek judoka Iliadis triples up as Aguiar stuns Tcheumeo
Greek star Ilias Iliadis claimed his third world title in the under-90kg category in Chelyabinsk on Friday as Brazilian Mayra Aguiar and Colombian Yuri Alvear won gold in the womenís under-7...
Inside Sports
COMMENTARY
Keeping an eye on international developments
The Ukrainian crisis may herald the start of a second Cold War, while there is no shortage of analysts comparing the current international climate to that of 1914 in the runup to World War I...
EDITORIAL
A few good men
It gives us a great deal of hope that we have a new batch of mayors and regional authorities, as well as university rectors who represent the voice of reason and prudence and are unafraid to...
Inside Comment
SPONSORED LINK: FinanzNachrichten.de
SPONSORED LINK: BestPrice.gr
†RECENT NEWS
1. Disappearing inflation heightens Draghi concerns
2. Ministry launches work experience program for unemployed graduates
3. Tax burden in Greece among EUís heaviest, study reveals
4. New Democracy aims to ease tax burden, attack SYRIZAís policies as leadersí Thessaloniki speeches near
5. Coalition bent on protecting weaker groups
6. Infrastructure Minister assures officials over coastal revamp
more news
Today
This Week
1. A few good men
2. Keeping an eye on international developments
3. Disappearing inflation heightens Draghi concerns
4. Strong undersea quake occurs off island of Milos, felt in Athens
5. Greek quest for debt relief faces hurdles in Paris
6. Dozens of migrants intercepted in the Aegean
Today
This Week
1. Attack on gay couple in Athens leaves one man needing surgery
2. Purification rituals
3. The battle against progress
4. Thessaloniki mayor Boutaris sworn in wearing yellow star amid Golden Dawn protests
5. Athens finalizes Paris talks goals
6. Strong undersea quake occurs off island of Milos, felt in Athens
†††Find us ...
††... on
Twitter
†† ††... on Facebook ††
About us  |  Subscriptions  |  Advertising  |  Contact us  |  Athens Plus  |  RSS  |   
Copyright © 2014, H KAΘHMEPINH All Rights Reserved.