All posts tagged "pension"
Greek Protests Paralyze Ports, Street markets
ATHENS, Greece – A growing wave of strikes and protests against a planned overhaul of the pension system in Greece has halted services at the country’s ports for two days, while popular neighborhood farmers’ markets were...
- Posted January 27, 2016
Suited Lawyers Rally Against Greek Pension Reform
ATHENS, Greece – Several thousand lawyers, many wearing ties or high heels, marched to parliament Thursday to protest a planned overhaul of the pension system by the country’s leftwing government. Chanting “No retreat till we’re vindicated,” the...
- Posted January 14, 2016
Gov’t FY 2016 Budget now $9.3B; Audited Statements may be Released by end of Month
SAN JUAN – The Puerto Rico government budget for fiscal year 2016, which ends June 30, has been adjusted, from $9.8 billion to $9.27 billion, mainly as a result of lower than expected revenue entering the commonwealth...
- Posted January 13, 2016