Greek Parliament Presidents’ 5th Attempt for NCRTV Membership Proves Fruitless

During a tense meeting of Greek Parliament's presidents, chaired by Parliament President Nikos Voutsis, the ruling party withdrew the proposal for former main opposition...

Greece’s Major Parties Clash Again, as TV Licensing Soap Opera Continues

The Greek government has decided on a clever political manoeuvre in order to perpetuate the television licensing war with the main opposition. They proposed...

Greek Government Complies With CoS Decision: State Minister Submits TV License Amendment

The government submitted an amendment transferring all powers relating to the issuing of broadcasting licenses and the relevant tender to the Greek National Council...

Government’s Efforts to Appoint Vyron Polydoras as NCRTV Chief at Deadlock

The government's proposal for Vyron Polydoras as chief of the National Council of Radio and Television (NCRTV) has come to a deadlock as one...

Greek Government Proposes Vyron Polydoras as Chief of NCRTV

Lawmaker Vyron Polydoras, the former conservative New Democracy (ND) public order and justice minister of Greece from 2006-2007, in the first cabinet of Kostas...

Judges Union Slams Government Attacks Against CoS Ruling on TV Licenses

Greece's Union of Judges and Prosecutors were angered by Government Spokeswoman Olga Gerovasili following the ruling by the Council of State (CoS) judges that...

Greek PM Asks Parliamentary Speaker to Call Leaders’ Meeting on TV Regulator (NCRTV)

Political developments are proceeding at a breakneck speed following a Council of State decision to rule the Greek government's TV license auction as unconstitutional....

Greek Government Shows Flagrant Disrespect for Democracy and Justice System

The reaction to the Council of State decision that the television licensing bill was unconstitutional, exposed the Greek government's total disrespect for democratic institutions....

New Democracy Stressing the Need for Early Elections

The decision of the State Council that ruled the law on TV licenses unconstitutional is a significant decision for the country, main opposition New...

Greek Opposition Parties Ask for Elections After Court Decision on TV Licenses

Greek opposition parties attacked the SYRIZA-ANEL government, and State Minister Nikos Pappas in particular, after the Council of State ruled that the broadcasting licensing...

Greece’s High Court Rules New TV License Law Unconstitutional

The Plenary of the Council of State voted 14-11 against the controversial TV license law the SYRIZA government had implemented to restrict national TV licences to 4.

Television Licensee Criticizes Greek Government Auction Practices

Businessman Ivan Savvidis, one of the four broadcasting licensees, criticized the Greek government license auction practices and the possible outcome of the pending Council...

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