In Greece, standing against free trade agreements is standing for the planet
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In Greece, standing against free trade agreements is standing for the planet

Source: TTIP Free Zones Europe A few days ago (30/5/2016), the municipality of Aristotle —at the north east of Halkidiki peninsula— declared itself as TTIP and CETA free. This area is worldwide known as the birth place of the Greek philosopher Aristotle the one who gave his name to the city. Recently, the excavation of … Συνέχεια

Local community prosecuted for resisting Eldorado Gold’s Skouries mining project in Halkidiki – trial in Thessaloniki, Greece June 9th
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Local community prosecuted for resisting Eldorado Gold’s Skouries mining project in Halkidiki – trial in Thessaloniki, Greece June 9th

“They’ve done all they could to bury me, yet they forgot I was a seed.” – D. Christianopoulos On June 9th -at the Thessaloniki Court of Appeal- begins the trial of 21 of our fellow-strugglers, for the case of arson at the Skouries construction site on February 17, 2013. The arson of machinery at the … Συνέχεια

Screening of «This Changes Everything» in Ierissos and Megali Panagia, Halkidiki, Greece – Saturday 26/9
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Screening of «This Changes Everything» in Ierissos and Megali Panagia, Halkidiki, Greece – Saturday 26/9

The Coordinating committee of Ierissos & the Struggle committee of Megali Panagia are hosting a special screening of the documentary film This Changes Everything for the communities struggling against gold mining in Halkidiki, Greece as part of the events organized across Europe for the film. > The film will be screened at the Cultural Center … Συνέχεια

Netherlands causes Greece to miss out on €1.7m in tax, says report
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Netherlands causes Greece to miss out on €1.7m in tax, says report

From EUobserver A Canadian gold company has avoided paying taxes in Greece thanks to the Netherlands, a report said (Photo: BullionVault) By Peter Teffer Brussels, Today, 09:22 The Netherlands’ tax regime is enabling a Canadian gold mining company to pay less tax in Greece, a report by a Dutch foundation concluded Monday (30 March). The … Συνέχεια