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Dubious estate agents marring success of Golden Visa scheme

The performance and the reputation of the "Golden Visa" residence permit program in Greece are being tarnished by the presence of a number of companies that are of doubtful origin and solvency and have been active in the local market over the last couple of years despite lacking the necessary funds.

The Poles Will Now Be Able to Travel to the US Without Visas

Poland's citizens will be able to travel to the United States without a visa starting next week, Polish President Andrzej Duda said on Thursday. He added that the official announcement would be made later in Washington.

In his words, this is "important and good news" for the 37 million Poles and 10 million Poles in the United States.

Small businesses dodge card payments

Small enterprises use all kinds of excuses in a bid to be paid in cash instead of by credit or debit card, because they don't want to have any sums in their bank accounts that could be confiscated due to their debts, the Hellenic Confederation of Professionals, Craftsmen & Merchants (GSEVEE) revealed at a press conference in Athens on Tuesday.