Craft beer flourishing in Greece despite economic crisis

Tens of thousands of small and medium-sized enterprises were obliterated by the economic crisis in 2010 that brought Greece to its knees and sent unemployment soaring. But the microbrewery sector managed to grow amid the ruins, as local products benefited from a fall in imported goods. Greece had fewer than a dozen breweries 10 years ago. Today, there are 45 microbreweries

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Here’s the latest for Monday, March 11: President Trump revives border wall fight with new budget; China, Indonesia ground Boeing 737 Max 8 planes; Woman charged with murder of Kim Jon Un’s half brother released; Thousands in Greece celebrate carnival.

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Pierre Moscovici urges Athens to carry out all promised reforms

European Commissioner for Economic Affairs Pierre Moscovici puts pressure on Greece to carry out all the reforms to which it had committed itself to its creditors, Europeans and the IMF, by 11 March. SOUNDBITE of Moscovici

Top EU conservative slams Greece over Venezuela

Manfred Weber, the conservative candidate for the EU’s top job, claims the Greek government has blocked European initiatives to try and resolve the Venezuelan crisis.