Friday August 22, 2014 Search
Weather | Athens
32o C
25o C
News
Business
Comment
Life
Sports
Community
Survival Guide
Greek Edition
Drachma debate is ridiculous

The euro-or-drachma debate should have been settled a long time ago. Even the most vocal doomsayers outside the country have stopped predicting that Greece will be forces to leave the euro area and switch back to its old currency.

Back here at home, however, the so-called “drachma lobby” refuses to give up because their interests lie in a dependent Greece outside the protective sphere of the eurozone.

Thankfully, their days are numbered thanks to the huge sacrifices made by the Greek people who have given everything they have in order to preserve stability and who now see that the country is, steadily albeit slowly, returning to growth.

ekathimerini.com , Friday May 2, 2014 (20:39)  
Nationalism on steroids
Time to kick a stupid habit
Self-destructing political system
Welcome movement
Coast guard intercepts 180 migrants in Aegean in two days
Coast guard officers detained dozens of undocumented immigrants in the Aegean late Thursday and early on Friday, bringing to 180 the number of people detained on smuggling boats trying to cr...
Aftershocks rattle Halkidiki after strong 5-Richter quake
A strong undersea quake, measuring 5 on the Richter scale, sgtruck off the coast of Cassandra in Halkidiki, northern Greece, shortly before 7.30 a.m. on Friday but there were no reports of a...
Inside News
Report: Greek banks sturdily positioned
Greece’s banks are on sturdy capital ground, and if any capital injections are needed, the sum should not exceed 3.5 billion euros, Morgan Stanley notes in a new report. Morgan Stanley analy...
Economy stunted by property tax demands, report says
The overtaxation of property is suppressing the potential of an economic recovery, which could have been achieved as far back as the first quarter of 2013 had faulty and detrimental property...
Inside Business
SOCCER
Panathinaikos, Asteras Tripolis notch up vital wins in Europa League
Thursday proved a very productive night for two of the three Greek teams performing in the Europa League as Panathinaikos and Asteras Tripolis secured vital wins in the first legs of their p...
SOCCER
Greek soccer officials in refereeing probe to face prosecutor on Sept 15
Eleven soccer officials were on Wednesday given until September 15 before they have to face prosecutor Aristidis Koreas, who is investigating allegations that the draws to decide which match...
Inside Sports
SPONSORED LINK: FinanzNachrichten.de
SPONSORED LINK: BestPrice.gr
 RECENT NEWS
1. Coast guard intercepts 180 migrants in Aegean in two days
2. Panathinaikos, Asteras Tripolis notch up vital wins in Europa League
3. Aftershocks rattle Halkidiki after strong 5-Richter quake
4. KEELPNO blames stomach bug for sick tourists on Rhodes
5. Report: Greek banks sturdily positioned
6. Economy stunted by property tax demands, report says
more news
Today
This Week
1. Aftershocks rattle Halkidiki after strong 5-Richter quake
2. Coast guard intercepts 180 migrants in Aegean in two days
3. Merkel cites euro’s ‘construction flaws’ as economy sputters
4. Brussels warns Greece over plans to allow construction near Korinos beach
5. Second man held over double murder in Mani
6. Avramopoulos in US for talks with Hagel on possible Greek role in peace missions
Today
This Week
1. Carved sphinxes at Ancient Amphipolis tomb will not be removed
2. Treating Amphipolis with care
3. Canada’s fiscal adjustment has lessons for Greece
4. Greece to offer law on restructuring bad loans next month
5. Ministry sys ‘no’ to debt collection agencies
6. Karatzaferis eyes ND-LAOS alliance to stop Tsipras
   Find us ...
  ... on
Twitter
     ... on Facebook   
About us  |  Subscriptions  |  Advertising  |  Contact us  |  Athens Plus  |  RSS  |   
Copyright © 2014, H KAΘHMEPINH All Rights Reserved.