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On Greece: Let calm, clear decision making rule from here on

Its 85b euro bailout has been compared - not usefully - to the Versailles Treaty of 1919.

Greek Economy Minister George Stathakis (left) and Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos leaving a hotel on Tuesday, following an all-night meeting with representatives of the IMF, the European Commission, the European Central Bank and the euro zone's rescue fund.

THE European Commission announced on Tuesday that Greece has "in principle" agreed on the final technical details of its new 85 billion euro (S$133.2 billion) bailout with its creditors. With the deal virtually done, the Greek government is increasingly besieged by critics inside and outside the