Kastoria's economy is based on fur related product manufacturing

This Town Could Die from the Russian Import Embargo to Greece

A long-lasting Russian embargo on Greek fur products could destroy the beautiful town of Kastoria, an international centre of fur trade in Northern Greece. "The town's economy depends on...

Ankara Pushes Greece for the Extradition of the 8 Military Officials

Ankara is pressuring Greece for the extradition of the eight military officials who arrived in Alexandroupolis, northern Greece, after the attempted coup in the...

Greek State Minister Rules Out Post-Election Coalition with Opposition Parties

There will be no cooperation after the elections between SYRIZA and New Democracy, "To Potami" or PASOK, Greek State Minister Nikos Pappas said in...

Bank of Greece To Fire 2,000 Workers

Greece’s biggest financial institution, the National Bank of Greece said it is going to eliminate 2,000 jobs, or about 15 percent its workforce to...

Greek FM Kotzias: Veto Must Be Used with Prudence and Without Fear

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias did not rule out the possibility of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' veto at the EU Summit on the refugee issue....

Greece Ready To Fire 5,000 Workers

Greece's international lenders have left Athens after talks failed to agree on instituting new reforms, but the government reportedly is preparing to fire more...

Former PM Samaras Says Greece Must Stay in EU and Eurozone

The main factor of any action we take is to guarantee Greece 's stay in Europe and the eurozone, main opposition New Democracy (ND)...

Greek Government: 90% of Bailout Agreements Required Have Been Implemented

With the Greek government and international creditors having failed to reach an agreement that would unlock two billion euros of bailout funds to Greece,...

Firebombs and Skirmishes Mark General Strike Rally in Greece [video]

The general strike rally against austerity in Greece was marked by hooded individuals throwing firebombs at policemen and smashing shop windows in downtown Athens. The skirmishes...

Former PPC Officials Quit Over Losses

The head of Greece's privatization fund, Takis Athanasopoulos, and the Finance Ministry's General Secretary Giorgos Mergos resigned on March 9 after former managers...

Samaras, Venizelos Give In On Hospital Fee

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras, after meeting with his coalition partner, PASOK Socialist chief Evangelos Venizelos, has decided to withdraw a bitterly-criticized 25 euro...

Citizens of Korydallos District React to the Upcoming Golden Dawn Trial

The upcoming trial of Greece's extreme right Golden Dawn party, scheduled for April 20, has caused the firm reaction of citizens and business owners in...

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