Trade Unionists Furious at Labor Law Changes Invade Greek Ministry (video)

Dozens of demonstrators invaded the Ministry of Labor in downtown Athens on Tuesday protesting against the government’s decision to amend the law on strikes. According...

Union Outcry Forces Greek Gov’t to Withdraw Strike Amendment

The Greek government decided to withdraw an amendment on workers' strike and other labour issues only hours after they were tabled in parliament, due...

Protest Against Benetton Store in Greece for Firing HIV Positive Employee

The "Reworkers" activist group, on Wednesday, demonstrated against a Benetton store in central Athens for the firing of an employee who is HIV positive. According...

General Strike Called by Greek Labour Unions for Mid-December

The country's biggest labour unions have called a new general strike next month against bailout-linked austerity policies, as the government launches new talks with...

Greek Doctors Working in Britain Doubled since 2009

The number of Greek doctors working in the United Kingdom has doubled since 2009, while they are in second place among EU Member States...

German Magazine: The “Working Poor” of Greece Earn €376 a Month

Unemployment in Greece is more than double the EU average and about one-third of the country's workforce earn an average of 376 euros per...

Greek Manufacturing Grows at Lower Pace in October, Hiring Rises

Greek manufacturing activity continued to expand in October, but at a slower pace than the previous month, with rising demand at home and abroad...

Traffic Jams all Over the Capital Due to Athens Metro Strike

The Athens Metro came to a standstill on Thursday when workers in the Greek capital began a 24-hour strike to oppose the planned privatisation...

One in Three Greeks Employed Part-Time in Private Sector Earns €394 a Month

Security fund data from January 2017 show that one in three Greeks working in the private sector earns on average €394.13 per  month and...

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...

Public Sector Employees to Demonstrate Against Work Evaluation on Monday

The public sector employees' union ADEDY will be staging a rally in central Athens on Monday to protest against the evaluation scheme proposed by...

Yanis Varoufakis Warns Euro Will Fail and Will Bring EU Down With it

Appearing on the TV program BBC This Week, former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis launched a savage attack on the EU, claiming it is...

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