EU & IMF States Greece’s Fiscal Adjustment Program is on Track

Greece is broadly on track in implementing its fiscal adjustment program, the EU/IMF mission in Athens said Tuesday.  However the mission warned that challenges...

24-Hour Seamen’s Strike Halts Greek Ferries Tomorrow

Domestic ferry services from Greece’s main port of Piraeus will be shut down tomorrow.  Seamen will hold a 24-hour strike as they seek to negotiate...

International Students Design Melina Mercouri Inspired Calendar!

Students from around the world joined togethor to create a very colorful calendar for 2011.  The calendar is full of joy and optimism and its ideas are taken...

Bakoyannis Formally Announced Democratic Alliance Party

Independent member of the parliament and former New Democracy (ND) Foreign Minister Dora Bakoyannis formally announced the founding of her new "Democratic Alliance" political...

IMF Jr. Executives Attend Greek Nightclub!

On Friday night, IMF junior executives attended the night club where  famous Greek folk singer Notis Sfakianakis performs. Shortly after midnight, a group of three...

Troika Press Conference Rescheduled for Tuesday in Athens

The scheduled press conference by EU and IMF inspectors concerning their latest inspection and the release of the third tranche of  loans to Greece...

Cypriot President Christofias to Address Greek Parliament on Monday

Cypriot President Demetris Christofias will arrive in Athens on Monday to address a special session of the Greek Parliament.  The session is dedicated to the 50th...

Obama Comments on Greek Financial Situation During NATO Summit

U.S. President Barack Obama stated on Saturday that he foresees an international debate on currency devaluation.  The President stated to reporters during the NATO Summit:  "There...

Papandreou Meets with Obama, Merkel & Gul during NATO Summit

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou had brief meetings on Friday at the sidelines of a NATO Summit with U.S. President Barack Obama, German Chancellor Angela Merkel...

Dora Bakoyannis to Launch New Political Party on Sunday

On Sunday, November 21st, Dora Bakoyannis is launching a new political party.  The announcement will be attended by at least 3,000 people at the Badminton stadium....

Thessaloniki’s New Mayor Announces Plans for Turkish & Jewish Monuments

The mayor-elect of Thessaloniki announced on Friday his plans to build a monument to the movement headed by Mustafa Kemal Atatürk. Yiannis Boutaris is the city’s...

Trade Unions’ Civil Suits Convene on Tuesday

A Council of State (CoS) plenum will convene on Tuesday to hear civil suits brought by trade unions.  The suits are against wage cuts and...

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