50 Years of Greek-Korean Friendship Sealed

Greece and the Republic of South Korea celebrated on Friday, November 11 the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries. For the...

Papademos Sworn In, New Coalition Government Faces Old Problems

ATHENS – Former European Central Bank Vice-President Lucas Papademos has been sworn in as the country’s interim Prime Minister, charged with keeping international aid...

My Big Fat Greek Government-48 Ministers in New PM’s “Flexible” Cabinet

  So, after more meetings and consultations, the new Prime Minister Lucas Papademos and representatives of the three parties (PASOK, New Democracy,LAOS) finalized the composition...

Papademos Eyes Flexible And Combatant Cabinet

The new interim government swears an oath on Friday noon, then the procedure of vote of confidence would launch. Consultations continued until late Thursday...

Greek Jobless Rate Hits 18.4% as Economy Tanks

ATHENS – As Greece waited on a new coalition government needed to keep international loans coming and prevent the country’s bankruptcy, the austerity measures...

Highly Respected Banker Lucas Papademos is Greece’s New PM

Lucas Papademos, a former deputy head of the European Central Bank, is a New Greek Prime Minister[...]

Greece’s Interim Leader? …. To Be Continued

ATHENS - After three days of political feuding that angered Greeks worried whether it would jeopardize international rescue loans, a new coalition government was...

Papandreou: New Interim Govt Will Secure Debt Deal

Outgoing Prime Minister George Papandreou said Wednesday that an agreement had been reached with the opposition on the creation of an interim government that...

Vassilios Skouris: One More Candidate for Prime Minister of Greece

One more name, this of Vassilios Skouris was just dropped on the table of the discussions for head of the new Greek coalition government....

Philippos Petsalnikos Another Possible PM for Greece

Countless meetings are still taking place in Athens with Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou and leader of the opposition Antonis Samaras to be leading...

Karatzaferis: This Marriage is Destined to Fail

LAOS leader George Karatzaferis said earlier today that Mr. Papandreou and Mr. Samaras are similar to a couple who is about to get married...

Papademos Back in Pole Position

Following contrasting rumours surrounding Lucas Papademos and his chances of becoming the head of Greece's new coalition government, he is now once again considered...

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