Greek Gov’t Takes Back Property Tax on Parcels

The Greek government has been forced to make some changes in the single property tax (ENFIA) in order to prevent citizens' reactions and inner-party...

Number of Greek Businesses Fleeing to Bulgaria Increases

The number of Greek businesses moving to Bulgaria has increased 20-30% in the last month as the new tax raises went in effect in...

Foreign TV Programs to Promote Tourism in Greece

British television network BBC2 is planning TV shootings in Thessaloniki and Imathia from July 24-31, with the support of the Greek National Tourism Organisation...

Sallas Announces Retirement as Chairman of Piraeus Bank Group

Piraeus Bank Group chairman Mihalis Sallas on Wednesday announced his decision to retire as chairman of the board after 25 years. Addressing a board meeting,...

Ease of Capital Controls Could Bring €2-3 Bln Cash Inflow to Greek Banks

The proposed plan to ease capital controls could bring an immediate 2-3 billion euros cash inflow to Greek banks if implemented, bank officials estimate. Creditors...

Mega Channel’s Out as Final Stage of Greek TV License Tender Announces 7 Finalists

On Tuesday the General Secretariat for News and Communication in Greece announced the seven final bids that will be contending for the final stage...

New Deal to Help Attract More International Film Production in Greece

Incentives are in full swing to help attract international filmmakers to shoot their next film in Greece. According to ekathimerini.com the Hellenic Film Office (HFO) has...

Greece to Recruit Cash Sniffing Dogs to Sniff Out Tax Evaders

  A post on a Greek government website on Wednesday said that the Finance Ministry will be forming a committee to put together a team of specially...

Greece Ranked Worst Performer in EU for Digital Readiness

Greece is the worst-off country among EU member states when it comes to reaping the benefits of technology and opportunities of the digital revolution,...

Greece’s PPC Plans Expansion to Western Balkans

The Public Power Corporation (PPC) is looking to expand into foreign markets to make up for domestic losses, chairman Manolis Panagiotakis announced at a...

Cosco Sends Containers to Slovenia Due to Greek Railway Strike

Cosco has decided to transfer its containers to the port of Koper in Slovenia from Piraeus in order to deal with the Greek railway...

TV Channels, Ad Agencies Write Joint Letter Against New State-Owned Ad Monopoly

The Greek government's plans for a new state-owned agency for selling television advertisements have been strongly opposed by broadcasters after it was unveiled, days...