Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras addresses  supporters during a  No campaign rally in Syntagma Square in preparation for Sunday’s referendum, on July 3rd, 2015 in Athens, Greece. Photograph:  Milos Bicanski/Getty Images

Greek voters go to the polls on Sunday in a historic referendum that could determine their country’s future in the single currency, after the state’s (...)

Yanis Varoufakis, Greece’s finance minister, who said on RTÉ radio yesterday that a Greek bailout deal was imminent. Photograph: Yorgos Karahalis/Bloomberg

The euro zone’s rescue fund has warned Greece it could demand the repayment of bailout loans early following the country’s non-payment of an Intern(...)

Demonstrators gather in front of the Greek parliament building in Syntagma Square in Athens to attend an anti-Austerity rally. Photograph: Jean-Paul Pelissier/Reuters

Thousands of Greeks staged rival rallies on Friday ahead of a weekend referendum that may decide the country’s future in Europe’s single currency, wit(...)

Europe’s vast service industry expanded faster than initially thought last month, surveys showed on Friday. Photo: Bloomberg

Europe’s vast service industry expanded faster than initially thought last month, surveys showed on Friday, speeding ahead despite warning signs that (...)

A referendum campaign poster that reads ‘Yes (Nai)’ is seen on a bus stop with a graffiti that reads ‘No (Oxi)’ painted on it in Athens, on Friday. Photograph: Reuters

Supporters of Greece’s bailout terms have taken a wafer-thin lead over the ‘No’ vote backed by the leftist government, 48 hours before a referendum(...)

Alexis Tsipras: blamed the European Central Bank for caving in to political pressure to halt the vital funding that the banks needed. Photograph: Yorgos Karahalis/ Bloomberg

Describing Sunday’s referendum as coming five years too late, Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras has said that voters are fully aware that voting No(...)

A woman walks past posters in Athens stating “No” ahead of Sunday’s referendum.  Photograph: Aris Messinis/AFP/Getty

After days of turmoil, things have turned relatively quiet in Brussels as focus turns to Sunday’s referendum in Greece. The Wednesday decision by the(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan set a deadline – July 1st – for the banks to clarify their intentions about lowering their standard variable mortg(...)

Pedestrians pass gift shops in the Monastiraki district of Athens. A lack of money in circulation is killing off economic activity. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

The Antymet car-recycling company northwest of Athens was already down on its luck after six years of one of the worst economic crises of modern times(...)

 A banner supporting the ‘No’ vote in the upcoming referendum hangs from the offices of the Greek finance ministry. Photograph: Getty

Greece’s left-wing government has called a referendum for Sunday, July 5th, after five months of acrimonious talks with its official creditors over an(...)