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Tsipras-Mitsotakis Cross Swords in Greek Parliament Over Crime, Bailout Review, Drachma

New Democracy chief Kyriakos Mitsotakis and Alexis Tsipras exchanged accusations over crime, bailout program and Grexit in Greek Parliament on Friday during the "Hour...

European Commissioner Moscovici: Greece Needs to Take a Few More Steps

European Commissioner for financial affairs Pierre Moscovici on Wednesday said that no European institution favors austerity for Greece, but reforms and measures are needed...

Breidthardt: All Sides Working Hard for Progress on Greek Review Ahead of February 20...

The European Commission is working hard, together with all the partners, to complete the review so that the Greek economy can continue to grow,...

Greece’s Economy Contracts 0.4% in Fourth Quarter

Greece's economy contracted in the fourth quarter of 2016, according to a Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) report released on Tuesday. Gross domestic product declined 0.4...

ND’s Mitsotakis Meets Merkel, Stresses Greece Belongs in Europe’s ‘Inner Core’

Meeting German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday, Greece's main opposition leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis presented the New Democracy party's firm position that Greece belongs in...

European Commissioner to Visit Athens on Wednesday to Aid in Greece-Creditors Talks

European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici is scheduled to visit Athens on Wednesday to aid in bailout program review talks between...

Avramopoulos: EU Member-States Must Speed Up Pace of Relocation

Greece is fulfilling its obligations in managing migration and now it is time for EU member-states to show solidarity and accelerate the rate of...

Greek PM Tsipras: IMF and Germany are “Playing with Fire”

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Saturday said that "those who play games" and speak of "a euro zone of two speeds, of splits...

ND Criticizes Alternate FinMin Chouliarakis for Missing EWG

New Democracy criticized the government and Alternate Finance Minister George Chouliarakis for missing a EuroWorking Group (EWG) meeting on Thursday to speak at an...

Greek Conservative Party Continues to Lead in Polls, Leaving Leftist Gov’t 11.8 Points Behind

A new nationwide survey published on Wednesday shows New Democracy 11.8 percentage points ahead of SYRIZA in voting intention, with ND gathering 28.6% of...

Greek PM Says Bailout Program Review Will be Completed on Time

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Monday told reporters that uncertainty will end regarding the stalled negotiations over the bailout program review. As the International...

The Death of Liberalism in Greece

By Thimios Tzallas The fate of Greece’s ‘Blairites’ provides a bitter lesson for centre-left parties across Europe, argues Thimios Tzallas. It is very often argued that the...

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