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...

Athens – Nicosia Discussing Energy Issues

Cypriot President called for discretion after his meeting with the Greek Prime Minister in Athens, proving that energy cooperation was the main theme of...

Supreme Court Decides Non-Greeks Can’t Vote or Run for Office

  On Wednesday Greece's supreme administrative court, The Council of State, decided that a law allowing non-Greeks to vote but also run for office in local...

Alternate Education Minister Gennimata Identifies Problems in Greek Teachings Abroad

During a press conference, Alternate Education Minister Fofi Gennimata referred to issues related to Greek language teachings abroad. In a lengthy analysis, she placed emphasis...

Greece Seeks Restitution from Siemens’ Bribes Scandal

Greek Investment Minister, Harris Pamboukis, said that the government would seek damages from Siemens AG, after its involvement in a bribes scandal, according to...

New Democracy Party Unveils New Logo

The new logo of the New Democracy party was presented today by the party's president, Antonis Samaras.  The new logo bears the name "Nea...

Newly Elected Athens Council Member Michaloliakos Raises Hand in Nazi Salute

Strong criticism and reactions drew the gesture of Athens city council's newly elected member Nikos Michaloliakos, to salute in Nazi style during a heated...

Karamanlis Statue Unveiled in Thessaloniki

A statue of the late statesman Constantine Karamanlis, the founder of the New Democracy (ND) party, was unveiled at Thessaloniki’s seafront promenade on Monday. Speaking...

Hillary Clinton Plans Visit to Athens in February

The American Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton is about to visit Athens in early February. Although no official announcements have been made, the U.S....

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Dollis Determined to Change Greek Immigration Policy

Dimitris Dolis, the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs seems determined to change the policy of Greece towards immigrants by reorganizing the General Secretariat for Greek...

Wikileaks Leaks Former Minister Chrysochoidis’ Negative Comments on Nat’l Intelligence Service

A Wikileaks leak  revealed comments by former Minister for Citizen Protection Michalis Chrysochoidis.  He spoke disparagingly about Greece’s National Intelligence Service (EYP) to American ambassador Daniel Speckhard. Three...

Greek & Israeli Ministers of Foreign Affairs Strengthen Relations

Prime Minister George Papandreou had a tele-conference with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu today. The two leaders talked about the next steps in the process for...

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