UniCredit: National Bank-Alpha Merger More Unlikely

A merger between National Bank of Greece and Alpha Bank looks now unlikely, says UniCredit, and “the ideal merger scenario is unlikely to happen...

Vegetarians barred from adopting

A vegetarian couple on the Greek island of Crete have been barred from adopting a child because of doubts about their diet, a local...

Judges & Prosecutors Protest Outside Supreme Court

A protest rally by the Association of Judges and Prosecutors was held outside the Supreme Court building in Athens on Thursday, to express the...

Merkel: Greece Needs More Than Three Years

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has pleaded for an extension of Greek debt maturities. "Greece has to cope with the consequences of its grave errors in...

Greek All Star Game Takes Place March 12th & 13th

Leading Greek basketball players will present the Greek all star game in Pyrgos of Ilia. The stars promise a spectacular show on the court...

Last Goodbye to Louiza Melinda

The hot blond beauty who was dancing in Greek movies with her dance partner Takis Sayior has passed. Louisa Melinda (Bourdoumi as was her...

Provopoulos: 2011 Will Be A Year Of Mergers For Greek Banks

The governor of Greek Central Bank said on Thursday that he expects consolidation moves in the country΄s banking sector to take place this year,...

PPC To Sell Up To 49% Of Transmission Network

Environment Minister Tina Birbili presented a law bill that opens electricity market, giving private companies access to up to 49% of electricity transmission network. This...

Aegean Bought Olympic Air Slots in London and Paris

Aegean bought four slots from Olympic Air at Heathrow and Charles de Gaulle airports. According to Aegean’s announcement, the deal was based on the...

Greece’s top tax collecting official resigns

Greece's top tax official resigned on Wednesday two days after Moody's slashed the country's credit rating, citing shortfalls in tax collection. A government spokesman said...

Government’s proposal accepted; Hunger strike over

About 250 immigrants in Greece ended their six-week hunger strike Wednesday after reaching a compromise with the government to delay deportation proceedings against them,...

Greek unemployment rate jumps to 14.8 percent in December as financial crisis deepens

Greece’s unemployment rate climbed for a sixth month in December, increasing more than economists estimated as it extended a record high. The unemployment rate rose...

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