ADEDY Plans Days of Strikes

Next week will be a week of strike action, as the Public Servant’s Union (ADEDY) is proceeding to escalation of protests with “prolonged, multiform,...

Illegal Work Reigns in Northern Greece

The presidents of labor unions described the gloomy picture of unemployment in Northern Greece at a meeting which took place in  Thessaloniki in the...

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...

Unpaid: 1.1 Million Greek Workers

Greece's crushing economic crisis, which has created a record 27.6 percent unemployment rate apparently has so many workers scared of losing their jobs that...

Minister of Education and OLME Talks Break Down

A normal opening of the new school year is at risk, after the fruitless meeting of the Minister of Education, Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos, with the...

Greek Retail Workers Face 13% Pay Cut

With the government set to transfer or fire 40,000 public workers and employee rights being decimated during a crushing economic crisis, the President of...

Vroutsis Insists No More Austerity

Despite an International Monetary Fund (IMF) report that there could be a hole as big as $14 billion in the Greek economy that needs...

Average Pension at 921 Euros

According to data released on August 6 by the Ministry of Labor, Social Security and Welfare, the number of pensioners in Greece reaches 2,707...

Dodoni Paid 1.1M Euros to Producers

The dairy company Dodoni industry paid 1.1 million euros ($1.45 million) it owed through April to cow and goat milk producers, as well as...

Graduates Return to Kastelorizo to Work

On the most remote island of the Aegean, the island of Kastelorizo, one would expect that the place could be deserted by young people....

IMF Wants Pay Cuts, Fewer Worker Rights

One of Greece's Troika of lenders the International Monetary Fund, on July 29 will decide whether to to release its current commitment of 1.8...

Unpaid Dodoni Dairy Farmers Protest

Hundreds of breeders from Epirus, a Region northwestern of Greece, gathered July 26 outside the Dodoni dairy factory, demanding to be paid for the...

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