Athens stock exchange set to reopen

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The Athens stock market shut down a month ago and it was scheduled to reopen this week. But, it remains closed because of technical issues. Instead, it will open on August 3rd. The delay comes as the International Monetary Fund announces it will only approve new loans for Greece, after it reaches an agreement with its European creditors.
CCTV’s Eirini Zarkadoula filled this report from Athens.
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Athens stock exchange set to open on Monday

Athens stock exchange set to open on Monday

The Athens stock market shut down a month ago and it was scheduled to re-open this week. But, it remains closed because of technical issues. Instead, it will open on Monday, August 3rd. The delay comes as the International Monetary Fund announces it will only approve new loans for Greece, after it reaches an agreement with its European creditors. CCTV's Eirini Zarkadoula filled this report from Athens.