Unions Representing Municipal Workers on Short-term Contracts Call for Strikes Following Court’s Job Ruling

Tensions are rising as unions who represent municipal workers on short-term contracts are calling for strikes through the country in protest of the court's...

Greece Remains Champion of Unemployment in the Eurozone

Although Greece's unemployment rate dropped slightly in February, the country is still the champion for unemployment in the Eurozone. According to the latest statistics released by...

German Businesses Planning Investments in Greece Could Create 50,000 Jobs

German businesses are planning important investments in Greece, such as the creation of a logistics center in Alexandroupolis and investments in tourism, which could...

European Commission Growth Forecast for Greece in 2017 Roughly 2%

As part of a quarterly assessment of the European market, the European Commission will be releasing its forecast for growth and macro-economic performance. Greece's...

ICAP: Corruption Driving Greek Youth Abroad

According to the international human resources services provider, ICAP People Solutions, Greek youth are opting to leave the country in search of a better...

PBO Report Warns Greek Government of Risks in Bailout Deal

Hefty tax burdens will burden the Greek economy and keep uncertainty lingering, a quarterly report by the Parliamentary Budget Office revealed on Tuesday, while...

Greece Is the Champion of Unemployment in the EU: At 23.5% in January

Unemployment in Greece remained stable at 23.5% in January 2017, compared to December 2016, according to Eurostat data released today. Unemployment remained stable in the...

Local Mayors Across Greece Outraged at Minister Skourletis’ Insistence on Extending Seasonal Contracts

Greece's interior minister, Panos Skourletis, is insisting that municipal mayors extend the contracts of seasonal workers until the end of 2017, something which local...

IOBE: Greek Economy to Grow Only 1.5% This Year

The latest forecast from IOBE think tank estimates that Greece's economy will only grow by up to 1.5% this year, lower than initially expected...

OAED Data Shows Reduction in Unemployed Numbers for March

According to Manpower Organization (OAED) data, March's numbers for unemployment in Greece were reduced by 2.51 percent. OAED announced the latest figures on Wednesday and...

Mitsotakis: Greece Is a Country That Punishes Hard Work and Criminalizes Success

New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Tuesday Greece is a country that punishes hard work and criminalizes success, after a meeting with self-employed...

Greek FinMin Tsakalotos: Measures Agreed With Lenders Will be Legislated in Coming Weeks

Following a meeting with eurozone finance ministers in Malta on Friday, Greek Finance minister Euclid Tsakalotos said that the country will be legislating the...

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