george papandreou

Papandreou Prepares His Exit

Nov 7, 2011
After his ill-conceived eleventh-hour referendum idea fell through last week, the thread from which Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou was dangling effectively snapped By Sunday, it was apparent that Papandreou was ready to accept defeat (more).
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Greek PM: Never Mind the Referendum

Nov 3, 2011
Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou appeared to be losing his grip on both his country and his job on Thursday, as reports circulated that he had scrapped his surprise call for a nationwide referendum on the bailout plan proposed by eurozone leaders (more) Updated.

Greek PM Rocks the Bailout Boat

Nov 1, 2011
Last week's summit of European Union leaders to find an emergency solution, or at least a stopgap measure, for the region's compounding economic crisis initially led to a brief bounce in the markets and a flash of hope. That was squelched by Tuesday with the news that Greek prime minister … (more)

Gridlock in Greece

Jun 28, 2011
So, time is running out for the Greek government to put a plan in place in the interest of avoiding complete economic catastrophe Too bad Prime Minister George Papandreou's austerity-tastic ideas are failing to win over the protesters (more).