Greece Confident On Fourth EU/IMF Aid Tranche

A government official said that Greece is confident it has made enough progress on implementing its consolidation programme in order to achieve the release...

“Conspiracy Nuclei of Fire” Greek Terrorist Group Claim Responsibility for Letter Bomb to Justice...

A Greek anarchist group on Sunday claimed responsibility for a letter bomb sent to Justice Minister Haris Kastanidis earlier in the week. In a posting...

“I Won’t Pay” Toll Movement in Full Effect

Members of the "I won't pay, I won't pay" movement travelled to toll posts throughout Greece on Sunday, raising the bars and allowing drivers...

Fire Breaks Out at Mount Athos Monastery

A fire broke out at 15:30 on Saturday in the Monastery of Agios Panteleimonas, also known as the 'Russian Monastery'.  The fire occurred in...

Culture Minister Promises Help to Theatre Targeted by Football Fanatics

Culture and Tourism Minister Pavlos Geroulanos on Saturday promised to pick up the tab for damages inflicted on Friday night to the Karolos Koun...

Greek Poet Iakovos Kambanelis Passes at 89-Years-Old

Greek poet, playwright, lyricist, and novelist Iakovos Kambanelis died on Saturday morning at the age of 89. Born on December 2nd, 1922 on the...

Olympic Air Partners with Aviareps in Two Additional Markets

Aviareps has been chosen by the Greek airline Olympic Air to become its General Sales Agent (GSA) in Italy and the United Sates.  This...

Papandreou Postpones Planned Visit to Cairo

George Papandreou's visit to Cairo is postponed because of the current riots in Egypt. According to an announcement of the Prime Ministers' Press Office,...

Greece Auctions 26-Week T-Bills On February 8

Greek debt agency announced on Friday that the Hellenic Republic will auction 26-week Treasury Bills, in book entry form on February 8, 2011. The amount...

Greek PM Papandreou to Meet With Mubarak on Sunday

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou announced Friday that he will travel on Sunday to Cairo to hold talks with Egyptian President Hosny Mubarak. Papandreou said...

Public Transport & Healthcare Strikes Continue

There seems to be no end to the inconveniences caused by the strikes in Greece lately. After the strikes in the public transport sector,...

Papandreou Attends EU Special Summit on Energy & Innovation, Brussels

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou is currently in Brussels for a one-day summit with EU leaders on energy, innovation and economy.  The meeting is being chaired...

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