Greece offers economic reforms in return for new bailout 그리스 개혁안 채권단에 제출…관련 법안

Debt-ridden Greece has submitted a new proposal to its international creditors,…offering deeper-than-expected economic reforms. But according to our Han Dae-eun Athens is also asking for a new bailout package. In a last-ditch effort to save itself from imminent financial collapse,… Greece has offered to make painful spending cuts, pension reforms and raise taxes. Eurozone officials […]

Continue Reading...

Greek MPs back government bailout reform plans ahead of crunch EU summit 그리스 개

Greece′s parliament has thrown its support behind the government′s latest proposals aimed at ending the country′s debt crisis. After a late night session that went into the early hours of Saturday morning,… two-hundred-50 MPs… out of the three-hundred in parliament… gave the government a mandate to negotiate a third bailout with its international creditors. The […]

Continue Reading...

Greece agrees to tough new reforms to receive a third bailout 그리스 3차 구제금융안 협상

Eurozone leaders have agreed to offer Greece a third bailout following bruising 17-hour-long negotiations in Brussels. However,… the three-year,… up to 96 billion U.S. dollar bailout,… that should help Greece avoid total economic collapse for now,… is conditional on the Greek parliament passing agreed reforms by Wednesday. Greece will have to implement the harshest austerity […]

Continue Reading...

Greece divided few days ahead of bailout referendum 그리스 구제금융 투표 앞두고 여론조사 박빙

It′s time for a look at what′s making headlines around the world, with our Kwon Soa at the Newscenter. Soa, let′s start with the Greece debt crisis… we′ve been talking about the bailout referendum throughout the week… and now the vote is just around the corner. Yes, Greeks have not much time to decide, as […]

Continue Reading...

Greece′s central bank warns country will likely exit EU without bailout deal 그

Greece′s central bank has warned the country it will likely exit the European Union if it fails to reach a bailout deal with its international creditors. The Bank of Greece says Greeks would face a deep recession and a dramatic decline in income levels without an agreement. The Greek government has confirmed it will run […]

Continue Reading...

Wartime sexual slavery deal between Korea and Japan worthless: Honda

Former U.S. Congressman, Mike Honda, a Japanese-American well-liked in Korea for spreading truth about Japan’s wartime sexual slavery,… has accused Tokyo of not acknowledging its past wrongdoings. Speaking at a ten-year anniversary event Thursday that marked the passage of a related resolution in the U.S. Congress,… Honda said the Japanese government should admit to its […]

Continue Reading...

Greece to concede to austerity as bailout deal creeps closer: reports 그리스 내핍상태

Greece has just started handing over its economic reform proposals to its international creditors. No details have been released yet,… but local media in Greece say the proposals will include public spending cuts worth 14-point-three billion U.S. dollars,… tax hikes,… and a raise of the retirement age. These had originally been issues Greece′s socialist government […]

Continue Reading...

German parliament passes third Greece bailout package 독일 의회 그리스 금융 패키지 통과

And turning to Europe, the German parliament overwhelmingly passed a third crucial bailout deal for Greece worth around 95 billion U.S. dollars. After two hours of debate, lawmakers voted 454 to 113 for the rescue plan, with 18 abstaining. They had to interrupt their summer holidays again to discuss the deal. During the session, the […]

Continue Reading...

Greek voters reject bailout offer 그리스 국민투표 긴축안 거부

More than 60 percent of Greek voters have rejected demands by international creditors… for more austerity in exchange for a bailout of its bankrupt economy. It was a high-risk gamble that Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras took with the future of his country, but in the end it was a decisive win. For details we […]

Continue Reading...