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Inheritance law in Greece – basic provisions

Publiziert am 15.Januar.2018 von Abraam Kosmidis

Inheritance law in GreeceThe Inheritance Law in Greece is mainly included in the 5th book of the Greek Civil Code, which is comprised of articles 1710 – 2035. The inheritance law applicable is subject to European Regulation No. 2012/650 for deaths that occur after the 17.8.2015. Greek inheritance laws mainly apply in the event that the decedent had his last place of residence ……



The National Growth Model of Greece: an attempt to reignite the Greek economy

Publiziert am 16.Juni.2014 von Abraam Kosmidis

How Greece reached the “edge of the hill”

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Before the outbreak of the financial crisis in 2009, the growth rates in Greece were very high – the average rates of growth were significantly higher than the European Union average. The crisis unveiled that this development was not real and it was financed by external public sector borrowing. This extensive borrowing ……



Financial tools for the back bone of the Greek Economy: Small and Medium Enterprises

Publiziert am 20.Mai.2014 von Abraam Kosmidis

Financial tools for the back bone of the Greek Economy: Small and Medium Enterprises

Definition of SMEs

SME stands for Small and Medium Enterprises. The European Commission (EC) has provided for the definition of SMEs:

  • A small sized enterprise is the one which employs less than 50 people and its turnover is less than 10 million Euros
  • A medium sized
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Greece’s Budget Surplus Sparks More Controversy

Publiziert am 13.Mai.2014 von Abraam Kosmidis

With the May 2014 European and local elections looming, the conservative-led coalition government has already embarked on the process of making political capital out of the first primary budget surplus recorded in a generation. Predicting a figure of around €2.5 billion, more than three times the government’s original estimate of €800 million, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras has stated: ‘We must ……



Another opportunity to invest in Greece

Publiziert am 5.Mai.2014 von Abraam Kosmidis

Exploitation of the Greek state-owned assets: Another opportunity to invest in Greece.

Since 2010, Greece is making a continuous effort to recover from the severe effects of the economic crisis and to boost its economy. Because of the fact that the Hellenic Republic is the biggest owner of properties in the country, the policy makers decided to exploit these properties ……



The funding tool that will boost the Greek economy (NSRF 2014-2020)

Publiziert am 25.April.2014 von Abraam Kosmidis

National Strategic Reference Framework 2014-2020: The funding tool that will boost the Greek economy

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What the National Strategic Reference Framework is

Every since its formation, the European Union (EU) had a great and important objective: to reduce the gap in the different regions’ levels of development, in order to strengthen economic and social cohesion between its Member States. Therefore, EU ……



Doing Business in Germany

Publiziert am 16.April.2014 von Abraam Kosmidis

Doing-Business-in-Germany-A_KosmidisDoing Business in Germany“ was the title of the event held in Thessaloniki and hosted by the German consulting firm WIG GmbH in cooperation with the law firm Kosmidis & Partners KPAG and certified auditors Wirthschaftstreuhand GmbH. The event addressed issues concerning the Greek extraversion and entrepreneurship in Germany by various specialists such as lawyers, auditors, human ……



Themis Tosounidis – Greek Lawyer – EgnatiaTv

Publiziert am 15.April.2014 von Abraam Kosmidis

On Friday, the 11th April 2014 the German consulting company Wig GmbH and its partners KPAG Kosmidis & Partners Law Firm and Wirtschaftstreuhand GmbH organized the event „Doing Business in Germany“ at Hyatt hotel in Thessaloniki. The event was aimed at informing attendants about investment opportunities in Germany and presenting the legal and tax implications of doing business in this ……



Tourism: the keystone for the development of the Greek economy

Publiziert am 4.April.2014 von Abraam Kosmidis

Tourism Keystone Development Greek Economy

Greece is an ideal tourist destination. It is a country with unique and diverse landscape, ancient history and heritage. Tourism has always been considered as the main pillar of the Greek economy. The economic crisis in Greece unveiled that in fact, tourism was not considered to be part of a serious national strategy. The present economic situation makes clear that ……



National Logistics Strategy – A master plan for business development in Greece

Publiziert am 21.März.2014 von Abraam Kosmidis

Greece is making a great effort to convert itself into a country whose economy can compete in the fierce international economic environment. It struggles to steer out of a six-year recession, as well as to battle with high levels of unemployment, especially amongst young people. The goal is to boost the Greek economy by creating an investment – friendly environment. ……