Greece’s ‘Brains’ who Emigrated Ask for Meritocracy to Return

"I would return to Greece if..." was the crucial question that the Brain Gain initiative posed to Greek professionals and scientists who fled the...

Greeks Using Google to Find Jobs Abroad

Analysis on the searches made by Greeks and residents of Greece on Google, revealed that they are concerned about the future of their jobs. The...

Documented Greek Unemployment Holds at 23.5% in May

The unemployment rate in Greece is holding steady according to the statistics agency ELSTAT. On Thursday the agency said that the jobless rate was at...

Recognition Of Foreign University, Private College Degrees

From now on foreign university and private college graduates in Greece will have the same professional rights as Greek university graduates. Until now, non-Greek university...

Greeks are the Hardest Working People in Europe, Rank 4th Worldwide

Greeks are the hardest working people in Europe and rank fourth internationally, according to a new survey by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and...

Australian Nursing Homes Hiring Nurses From Greece

Fronditha Care, an organization established to provide care services for the Greek-Australian elderly in Melbourne and Newcastle, has organized a special workshop in Athens in...

New Government Garbage Collectors Deadlock Leaves Greece Amid Mounts of Trash

Monday's new meeting between the temporary municipal workers union (POE-OTA) and Greek Minister of the Interior Panos Skourletis ended in a deadlock. As a result,...

ODPTE Files a Complaint Against Greek Ministers

The Federation of Administrative Staff in Higher Education (ODPTE) had filed a complaint against the Minister of Administrative Reform Kyriakos Mitsotakis and Education Konstantinos...

Unemployment Rate in Greece Shows Increase in Q1

Greece's unemployment rate increased to 26.6% in the first quarter of 2015, compared to 26.1% during the fourth quarter of last year, according to the non-seasonally...

ERT Workers Fired By Mail

Former workers at the now-closed ERT national broadcaster, which was shut down by the government on June 11 with no notice,  receiving their dismissals...

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...

Karelia: Most Employee-Friendly Company in Greece

Greek tobacco company Karelia, in a time when the Greek economic recession deepened, gave its employees bonuses of up to 2.5 million euros, while the...

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