Pressure mounts on Greece for fast, credible proposals

2015-07-07 07:29

France and Germany have told Greece to come up with serious proposals to restart financial aid talks, after the Greeks voted overwhelmingly to reject more austerity.

Russia hopes Greece reaches deal soon

2015-07-06 12:49

Russia hopes Greece will reach a deal with its international creditors as soon as possible, says a Kremlin spokesperson.

Greek 'No' brings joy, 'Europe is dying' - EU opponents

2015-07-06 10:17

If Greece's 'No' vote has shocked eurozone leaders, it brought delight to opponents of the European Union who said it shows the entire European project is dying.

What looms for Greece after referendum?

2015-07-03 16:40

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras's plan to hold a referendum as creditors' demands for austerity has prompted a breakdown in talks with lenders.

In? Out? In between? A Greek legal riddle for EU

2015-06-30 20:02

The president of the European Commission has told Greeks that saying 'No' to a bailout deal would be a vote to ditch the euro.

Greece reels in shock as banks shut

2015-06-29 10:23

Greeks have woken up to shuttered banks, closed cash machines and a climate of rumours as a breakdown in talks pushed the country to the brink.

Creditors, Greeks put rival proposals to ministers

2015-06-25 16:30

Greece's international creditors have put a final cash-for-reform proposal to eurozone finance ministers in a showdown with Athens after lengthy negotiations failed.

Greece dampens German consumer confidence

2015-06-25 09:00

Consumer confidence in Germany is beginning to be dampened slightly by the uncertainty surrounding Greece, according to a poll.

Debt relief key as Greek bailout talks near deadline

2015-06-24 11:30

A deal between Greece and its international creditors is being held up by a standoff over the central issue of debt relief, says economy minister George Stathakis.

Greece offers new proposals to avert default

2015-06-23 09:15

Greece has taken a step back from the abyss with the presentation of new budget proposals that eurozone leaders welcomed as a basis for a possible agreement.


Greece can't take more austerity - UN

2015-07-06 13:36

Greece cannot take any more austerity as it will cause more social unrest and lessen the chance of an economic recovery, a UN debt expert says.

Thousands celebrate Greece's 'No' vote

2015-07-06 10:18

Having squarely rejected the terms of new financial aid for their cash-strapped country, Greece wakes up to an uncertain future.

ECB to keep tight funding grip on Greek banks after 'No' - sources

2015-07-06 06:40

The European Central Bank is likely to maintain emergency funding for Greek banks at its current restricted level, a move that will see lenders run out of cash soon.

'Yes' camp takes lead in Greek referendum poll

2015-07-03 15:15

Supporters of Greece's bailout terms have taken a wafer-thin opinion poll lead over the 'No' vote backed by the leftist government, 48 hours before a referendum.

Still breathing space for Greek banks

2015-06-30 14:24

Greece's banks may not be declared insolvent for several days after a default, offering the prospect of temporary breathing room in the run-up to a referendum.

No deal for Greece, top-level talks to resume

2015-06-26 08:35

Greece has failed again to clinch a deal with its international creditors, setting up a last-ditch effort to avert a default next week.

Greeks defiant as clock ticks down in debt talks

2015-06-25 11:00

Greece's ruling Syriza party has dismissed reform demands from the country's international creditors as 'blackmail' as crisis talks to avert a debt default.

Gaps remain in Greek talks with creditors

2015-06-24 13:30

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has flown to Brussels to meet Greece's international creditors try to bridge gaps on key elements of the proposals.

Greece's cash-for-reform proposals in a nutshell

2015-06-23 10:15

Greece has presented new reform proposals which its eurozone partners cautiously welcomed as a possible basis for an agreement to unlock bailout funds.

ECB raises emergency liquidity for Greek banks

2015-06-19 15:41

The European Central Bank has raised the level of emergency funding for Greek banks by an unspecified amount following a request from the Bank of Greece.

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