KKE leader Koutsoumbas: The solution for the people is not to wait for the...

"The solution for the people is neither to wait for the completion of the review and the new measures nor to wait for the...

I believe we will have positive developments soon, gov’t spokesman Tzanakopoulos says

"It is reasonable to expect positive developments soon" said government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos in an interview with the Saturday edition of Imerissia newspaper. "The government...

Gap in Talks Between Greece and Creditors Remains

The teleconference between Greece and creditors on Friday ended with the two sides disagreeing on all major issues, with Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos planning...

Greeks Withdraw €4 Bln in 2017 Amid Economic Uncertainty

Greeks withdrew 4 billion euros from banks since the beginning of the year amid the uncertainty generated by the stalling of negotiations om the...

Greece Must Strengthen Social Safety Nets, OECD ‘Going for Growth’ Report Says

Greece must continue to strengthen social safety nets, ease regulation in network industries, enhance efficiency in public administration; improve the fairness and efficiency of...

Government and Institutions Still at Odds Over Energy Market, Official Says

The differences between the government and the institutions over energy market issues remain, an official at the environment and energy ministry said on Friday,...

1.6 Billion Euros in New Tax Arrears Created in January

  According to figures released on Thursday by the Independent Authority for Public Revenue, taxpayer's expired debts are quickly rising. Greeks created new tax arrears of...

Talks of Expanding the ‘Golden Visa’ Program for Investors in Greece

The "Golden Visa" program is one in which non-European Union citizens can obtain a visa by a minimum investment in a property of 250,000...

Greek PM Attacks Previous Governments for Poor Conditions of Health System

Speaking in Greek Parliament on Friday, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras attacked previous administrations for the poor condition of the National Health System, while announcing...

Property Tax in Greece Went Up Sevenfold in 7 Years

In 2016, Greeks were called to pay seven times more in property taxes compared to 2009, even though they had to deal with a...

SYRIZA MPs Briefed on Progress in Negotiations for 2nd Review

Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos and Labor Minister Efi Achtsioglou on Wednesday briefed SYRIZA MPs on the party's committees for monitoring the government's work on...

Greece Leads in Most Spent on Elderly Pensions Than Eurozone Counterparts

One of the biggest thorns in the negotiations between Athens and international bailout auditors is Greece's pension expenditure, highlights a Bloomberg report that presents...

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