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A Justice Ministry draft bill abolishing high-security prisons was voted in the Greek Parliament plenum on Friday night with the full support of ruling...

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The number of Russian tourists arriving in Greece and Athens in particular is expected to increase during this summer season, according to associate tourism...

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Numerous aftershocks have shaken Crete after the 6.1-magnitude earthquake that occurred on April 16 at 9:07 pm east of Crete and near the Greek island...

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Once again, the German press is reporting about Greece’s exit from the Eurozone. The most worrying report came from German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung. There will be no...

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European Commission spokeswoman Mina Andreeva confirmed on Friday that the Brussels Group meetings will resume on Saturday afternoon, April 18, in Brussels. As she said,...

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Registered unemployment was unchanged in February, totaling 864,512 unemployed people, from 864,377 in January, for a 0.02% increase, the Greek Manpower Employment Organization (OAED) said...

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"Greece and Cyprus are a stability field in a wider region of conflicts and destabilization," Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said after his meeting...

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Greek Labor Minister Panos Skourletis, in statements to Greek television on Friday, expressed his optimism over the successful outcome of the country's negotiations with its international...

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In his meeting with the World Hellenic Inter-Parliamentary Association (WHIA) board of directors,  Greek Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Chountis described the foreign parliamentarians...

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Neighboring countries put Greek bank subsidiaries in quarantine in fear of contagion should there be an economic "accident" in Greece, a "Kathimerini" report said. The...

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The European Union is not laying the groundwork for a Greek exit from the Eurozone, although negotiations are moving too slowly, Economic Affairs Commissioner...

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U.S. President Barack Obama suggested to Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis that Greece should show flexibility in the negotiations with creditors in order to...