IMF &amp; World Bank http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/21780/all en Greek minimum wage will be cut by 22 percent http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120223/greek-minimum-wage-will-be-cut-22-percent <p> EU-IMF debt inspectors demanded the wage cuts as yet another austirity measure.&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120223/greek-minimum-wage-will-be-cut-22-percent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Europe Global Economic Downturn Greece IMF & World Bank Business Debt Crisis Europe Politics Global Economy Thu, 23 Feb 2012 17:38:00 +0000 Amy Silverstein 5693147 at http://www.globalpost.com Greek man opens fire in Athens tax office http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120319/greek-man-opens-fire-athens-tax-office <p> The news comes as the Bank of Greece predicts a deep recession in 2012.&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120319/greek-man-opens-fire-athens-tax-office" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Europe Greece IMF & World Bank Business Debt Crisis Europe Global Economy Mon, 19 Mar 2012 17:10:00 +0000 Amy Silverstein 5696710 at http://www.globalpost.com Greece: Austerity cuts threaten archaeologists, antiquities http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120612/greece-austerity-cuts-threaten-archaeologists-antiquities “Monuments have no voice. They must have yours."<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120612/greece-austerity-cuts-threaten-archaeologists-antiquities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Art Greece IMF & World Bank Travel/Tourism Europe Culture & Lifestyle Tue, 12 Jun 2012 15:48:00 +0000 Amy Silverstein 5707629 at http://www.globalpost.com Spain announces new austerity plan http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/spain/120711/spain-announces-new-austerity-plan Police have used rubber bullets to quell austerity protests in Madrid. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/spain/120711/spain-announces-new-austerity-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> IMF & World Bank Debt Crisis Spain Wed, 11 Jul 2012 15:21:00 +0000 Amy Silverstein 5711354 at http://www.globalpost.com