Salaries of Judges to Pre-Crisis Level

The cuts in the salaries of judges were deemed unconstitutional on the principle of proportionality and the constitutional rule of equality and thus their salaries...

Three Out of Four Unemployed Greeks Jobless 12 Months or More

The unemployment rate has started rising again in the last quarter of 2014, after a brief period of decline, the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT)...

Hospital Doctors Set Half-Day Strike

Doctors are expected to go on a four-hour work stoppage on Wednesday, September 4 called by the municipal workers’ union POE-OTA. On September 4 at...

Public Hospital Workers on Strike July 16, 24

Public hospitals, welfare structures and the ambulance service will operate with a security staff on July 16 and July 24, after the decision of...

Greek Museum Workers Announce Continuing Weekend Strike

The Panhellenic Union of Antiquities Guards has decided to go on continuing weekend strikes in protest of a new salary system that would go...

Unemployment in Greece Drops to 23.4% in June

The unemployment rate in Greece dropped to 23.4 percent in June, compared to 24.9 percent in June 2015, the Hellenic Statistical Authority, ELSTAT, announced...

Greek Workers Confederation Calls General Strike for November 12

The General Confederation of Greek Workers (GSEE) decided a general strike for November 12. This is the first strike against the new recessionary measures...

Unemployment in Greece Drops Slightly to 24.6%

Greece's unemployment rate dropped slightly to 24.6 percent in November, down from an upwardly revised 24.7 percent in October, says the Hellenic Statistical Authority...

Transport Services to Strike in Protest of New Austerity Vote in Parliament

Public transport employees will be starting a three-day work stoppage in protest of new austerity measures to be voted in parliament on Thursday, as...

Greek Rail Strike from Friday July 8 Until Tuesday July 12

Rail services in Greece will be suspended from Friday July 8 until next Tuesday July 12 due to strike action by TRAINOSE workers. The...

Hellenic Statistical Authority’s Report on Greece’s Unemployment Rate for 2016

The Greek unemployment rate fell to 23.1 pct of the workforce in December 2016, from 24.1 pct in the same month in 2015, but...

Restoring Collective Bargaining Is of Key Importance, Says Greek Labor Minister

Restoring collective bargaining in the labor market is of paramount importance to the Greek government, Labor Minister Efi Achtsioglou said on Thursday. Achtsioglou spoke in...

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