Moody's rating agency has downgraded the eurozone rescue fund, the ESM, in the same week that Greece has gotten more bailout money and France's rating was cut. More trouble ahead for the eurozone?
EU parliament President Martin Schulz has said he expects clashes with Athens over how to lighten the country's bailout. It was his first official visit to Greece since the country elected a new left-wing government.
Alexis Tsipras, leader of Greece’s leftist opposition, has a good chance of winning Sunday's parliamentary elections. Voters are suffering in the economic crisis and fed up with the traditional political parties.
The International Labour Organization (ILO) has said it expects the EU's large-scale investment plan to create millions of new jobs. But it warned that efforts needed to be focused more on the eurozone's strugglers.
Less than a week into its first term, Greece's new government is taking aggressive steps to keep anti-austerity campaign promises. Athens has refused entry to "troika" auditors as part of its latest move.
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