WROCLAW, Poland Wroclaw's hulking Soviet-era public dormitories held little appeal for Odysseas Savvas when he moved to the Polish city from Greece to study business at university. Instead, he opted for his own room and bathroom in a newly built private residence.
FOURNI, Greece Archaeologists in Greece have discovered at least 58 shipwrecks, many laden with antiquities, in what they say may be the largest concentration of ancient wrecks ever found in the Aegean and possibly the whole of the Mediterranean. | Video
ATHENS A drop in Greek bank shares was caused by external factors, not the health of the country's banks, the governor of the Bank of Greece said on Wednesday.
ATHENS Greek bank shares came under renewed selling pressure on Monday as a rout in Italy's bond market eroded appetite for riskier euro zone assets.
ATHENS Greece is working on an asset protection scheme to help its banks offload soured loans, and shared the details with EU competition authorities and banking supervisors, bankers and government officials said on Thursday.
ATHENS A move by Greece to lift restrictions on cash withdrawals from domestic bank accounts and a further easing of capital controls are credit positive for its banks, ratings agency Moody's said on Thursday.
STRASBOURG There is "no chance" of Italy defaulting on its debts and the country is very different from Greece, Italy's minister for European affairs was quoted on Wednesday as telling EU lawmakers.
ATHENS Piraeus Bank said plans to issue debt to bolster its capital were on track on Wednesday as Greece's largest lender by assets faced a near 30 percent share price fall.
ATHENS Greece will end restrictions on cash withdrawals from domestic bank accounts and increase the amount of money that can be transferred abroad as part of measures to ease capital controls imposed three years ago, the government said on Thursday.
ATHENS Greece are using drones to buzz over boats running day trips on the Aegean at the start of a new effort aimed at cracking down on rampant tax evasion at holiday hotspots.