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Archive - Jun 2014

June 29th

Costa Rica – the Reef for the Greek National Football Players

28 June 2014 / 23:06:51  
The national team of Greece is facing the biggest challenge in its sports history. In order to rank among the best eight football teams in the world, they have to pass the "reef" called Costa Rica.

June 28th

Greek Banks in Bulgaria are not Threatened by the Deposit Panic

28 June 2014 / 15:06:39  
Representatives of the banking sector brought reassurance about the situation of Greek bank subsidiaries in Bulgaria, stating that the withdrawal of deposits observed is not affecting foreign banks but Bulgarian ones only.

Greek Farmers Received Subsidies for Non-existent Cotton Fields

28 June 2014 / 15:06:18  
The financial police office revealed another dual fraud case detrimental to the state. The frauds involve farmers-producers as well as suppliers of cotton seed who, for many years, illegally received grants from the agency responsible for payments and control of public grants concerning guidance and guarantees.

June 27th

Google is preparing to possess our daily lives

27 June 2014 / 16:06:41  
Google I/O technology conference showed the company's efforts to penetrate every sphere of our daily life as well as its vision for the future.

"Smart" stops in the streets of Athens

27 June 2014 / 14:06:57  
The pilot project started from Klafthmonos square and it will soon cover other bus and trolley bus stops in Athens.

The Mundial sold 150,000 TV sets within a month

27 June 2014 / 12:06:56  
Senior executives of retail companies attribute the impressive rise in sales to football fans and their passion for the Mundial, the love of Greeks for the national football team as well as to the economic recession that is forcing the fans to gather and watch the matches at home.

Prison guards on strike

27 June 2014 / 10:06:35  
According to the Federation of Guards in Greece, the situation is dangerous both for the guards themselves and for the prisoners. The major problems include shortage of staff and overcrowding in prisons.