Greek unions call sixth general strike for July 8

Greece's two main umbrella unions said Thursday that they have called for another general 24 hour strike for Thursday, July 8 over proposed pension...

PM: Gov’t took tough, necessary steps

Prime Minister George Papandreou, addressing a Cabinet meeting on Thursday, stressed that "the targets we had set in our programme are valid in full." Nevertheless,...

Greece paralyzed by strikes!

The whole country and especially Athens, is strucked by strikes. Pireaus Port, faces numerous serious problems beacause of the PAME memebers, who make sailing...

Nationwide strike on Tuesday

A nationwide strike is expected to shut down Greece on Tuesday, when more than 3 million public and [...]

Samaras: ND against EU-IMF memo

Main opposition New Democracy (ND) leader Antonis Samaras addressed the last day of the party's 8th congress in a southern Athens indoor stadium on...

New Left –wing Party

On Sunday, Fotis Kouvelis and the members of the renewal group who walked out of the SYN party announced the foundation of a new...

Greek gov’t denies report on sales of islands

Greek government spokesman George Petalotis sent an official letter to "The Guardian" newspaper on Friday, categorically rejecting a report published in the English daily...

Samaras opens ND 8th party congress

Main opposition New Democracy (ND) leader Antonis Samaras opened his party’s 8th congress on Friday, underlining the leading role ND can play in the...

Greek cabinet green lights pension reform

The Greek cabinet on Friday gave the green light to the draft bill to overhaul the local pension system and labor law. The reforms were...

Samaras in ND pre-congress event: «The Greeks abroad are the best part of...

"Without the help of the Greeks abroad, we will not be able to rebuild the country the way it deserves," main opposition New Democracy...

George Panapndreou visits Turkey

Greek Prime Minister, George Papandreou, was received on Wednesday by the Turkish President Abdullah Gul, who expressed the need of support for the strengthening...

Strikers Block Traffic In Greece’s Main Port

Striking port workers are blocking traffic in Piraeus port on Wednesday, preventing thousands of passengers from boarding ferries. This action comes from a communist affiliated...

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