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Rise in Oil Tax Forces Greeks to Face Cold as Ancients Did

More Tax and Less Heat: The New York Times reporter Suzanne Daley reports on how Greeks are turning to dirty and environmentally damaging solutions for heat after the government raised taxes on heating oil by 450 percent. Source: The New … Continue reading

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Greece prepares to sell off state assets to get loans

“Greece is preparing to sell off billions of dollars worth of state assets including airports, highways and state-owned companies, as well as banks, real estate and gaming licenses, to meet international lenders’ demands that it raise funds.” Source: CNN Hmmmm.  … Continue reading

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