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Marketplace's Kai Ryssdal speaks to Vassilis Anastassopoulos, who works at Bairaktaris Tavern.

Restaurant worker loses hope in Athens

Jul 13, 2015
He's given up on his situation, but wants his son to have a better life.
Posted In: Greece, athens, syriza party, Alexis Tsipras, Eurozone, Grexit, restaurant, tourism, greekcrisis
Marketplace's Kai Ryssdal speaks to Corinna Kozala as she waits in line for €60 at the ATM.

ATM lines in Athens are filled with political chatter

Jul 13, 2015
A woman waits for cash at a second machine; the first ran out of money.
Posted In: Greece, athens, syriza party, Alexis Tsipras, Eurozone, Grexit, ATM, greekcrisis
The Greek Parliament building. Shop owner Spiro Koloniadis runs a flower business on the sidewalk by the structure.

Flower store owner in Athens will fight with his heart

Jul 13, 2015
'A little bit confused and very disappointed.'
Posted In: Greece, athens, syriza party, Alexis Tsipras, Eurozone, Grexit, flowers, greekcrisis
Crowds gather in the squares of Athens waiting for the results of a referendum vote that asked Greek citizens whether the country should accept a bailout deal from its creditors.

2 Greek women, far apart on the bailout issue

Jul 13, 2015
We revisit a telecom engineer and a psychologist to get their latest opinions.
Posted In: greekcrisis, Greeks, Greece, referendum

Deal reached to keep Greece in the eurozone

Jul 13, 2015
Greece now has until Wednesday to pass reforms demanded by the eurozone.
Posted In: Greece, Greek crisis, greek bailout, greekcrisis

Eurozone summit on hold as leaders meet with Greek PM

Jul 12, 2015
They're attempting to reach a deal with Alexis Tsipras by day's end.
Posted In: Greece, greekcrisis, Alexis Tsipras, Angela Merkel, Eurozone

In Greece, firms pay a steep price for the crisis

Jul 10, 2015
Businesses deal with plunging sales and wary suppliers.
Posted In: greekcrisis, Greece, Greeks, debt

PODCAST: Good jeans

Jul 10, 2015
Greece's new plan, Puerto Rico's debt, and Levi's plan to draw female customers.

What it's like to be a banker in Greece

Jul 10, 2015
Workers are emotionally spent from dealing with customers' tears and threats.
Posted In: Greece, greek bailout, Greek crisis
German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble arrives for a weekly cabinet meeting on Wednesday.

German finance minister offers Greece for Puerto Rico

Jul 9, 2015
Both countries are struggling with billion-dollar debts.
Posted In: greekcrisis, Germany, Greek, Greece, Puerto Rico