OECD Report: Greek Unemployment Will Remain at 27%

According to the latest OECD report, Greece's unemployment rate will remain around 27% through the end of 2015. Long-tern unemployment is a contributing factor to...

1/3 Of Greeks Working Abroad May not Return to Their Homeland

ICAP group carried out a research among 1,325 Greeks working in 56 countries across the globe to explore the "Brain Drain" phenomenon, on the occasion...

About 100,000 Greeks Receive their Pensions from the German State

100,000 Greek citizens are receiving their pensions from the German state, wrote German newspaper Rheinische Post. Rentenversicherung data shows that the number of Greek pensioners eligible...

Dendias Says Greeks Aren’t Xenophobes

Defending Greece's roundup of immigrants suspected of being in the country unlawfully, Greek Public Order Minister Nikos Dendias, during a trip to New York,...

Loverdos Says No University Staff Layoffs

Education Minister Andreas Loverdos seems ready to go against government policy as he refuses to lay off any university administrative staff. Loverdos said that an evaluation...

ELSTAT: Greece’s August Unemployment 1.2% Improvement From Last Year

Greece's unemployment rate rose slightly to 23.4 percent of the workforce in August, from 23.3 percent in July, but fell from 24.6 percent in August last...

Employer Demands of Pregnant Woman to Have Abortion to Keep Her Job

A 33-year old woman alleged that her employers asked her to have an abortion in order to keep her job and later on they...

Finance Ministry Cleaners Vindicated by Greek Supreme Court

Greece's Supreme Court Friday ruled in favour the cleaners suspended from the Ministry of Finance, which had appealed a previous ruling to reinstate the janitorial staff, who...

Unemployment in Greece Still Highest in EU

Despite a slight drop in unemployment in December in Greece, the proportion of young people and females without work remains the highest in the European...

More Greeks Migrate to Bulgaria

With unemployment ranging from 35 to 50 % in many occupations, more and more city residents are choosing to go to Bulgaria to find...

Eurostat: Greek Unemployed May Never Find Work Again

Unemployed people in Greece might not find work again, as long-term unemployment figures are soaring, a Eurostat study shows. Long-term unemployment means that someone has...

Greek Workers March Against Austerity in Athens (video)

Striking workers, pensioners and students marched through central Athens on Wednesday in protest against a new wave austerity measures that will kick in after...

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