Healthcare and austerity – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Wed, 07 Feb 2018 23:19:45 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.2 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png Healthcare and austerity – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 Pharma scandal whips up political storm in Greek opposition ranks https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/pharma-scandal-whips-up-political-storm-in-greek-opposition-ranks/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/pharma-scandal-whips-up-political-storm-in-greek-opposition-ranks/#respond Tue, 06 Feb 2018 12:14:51 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1210773 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/pharma-scandal-whips-up-political-storm-in-greek-opposition-ranks/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/shutterstock_129344918-150x150.jpg150150 EU southern alliance on drug 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