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January Jobless 26.7% in Greece: Up On Year, Down on Month

Unemployment in Greece fell to 26.7% in January 2014, according to official data released on April 10 by the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT), down...

Samaras: ‘Markets Sealed Their Confidence in Greece’

After being able to successfully sell Greece’s first bond on Thursday -- as the country was locked out from international markets since the beginning...

Greek Seamen Suspend Strikes for Easter Holiday

Striking Greek seamen will suspend any further industrial action to avoid disrupting ferry and freight services during the Easter holiday, their union said Wednesday. The...

lnt’l Media: Diverse Takes on Explosion in Central Athens (video)

The news of the terrorist attack in the heart of Athens after a car bomb exploded outside the Bank of Greece is spreading around...

SYRIZA Calls Athenians to Protest Merkel’s Visit

Greece's main opposition party SYRIZA has called all citizens of Athens to a demonstration on Friday against the visit of the German Chancellor Angela Merkel. SYRIZA stressed that...

First Greek Bond In Four Years Brings 4.75% Rate

Greece's first cautious return to bond markets has come with a 3 billion euro ($4.15 billion) five-year instrument that has brought a yield of...

Prosecutor Targets Kasidiaris Over Secret Video

Moving to head off the release of more secret videos that could provide claims the government has trumped up charges against the neo-Nazi Golden...

FT: Beware a Heady Rush into Bonds Arena in Athens

Demand for 5-year Greek bonds exceeded 11 billion euros, as investors rushed to place orders for them, London's Financial Times reported Wednesday. Strong investor interest emerged as soon...

Merkel Notes Greece’s ‘Early Success’ But Says More Needed

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has given credit to Greece, Ireland and Portugal for "early successes" in their economic recovery, while noting the three crisis-stricken countries...

Photos Released of Albanian Inmate’s Torture

Seven shocking photos from Nigrita prison’s security cameras have come to light, showing Ilia Kareli's arrival and the guards' “welcome”. Newspaper To Vima published the photos Wednesday, prompting widespread...

SZ: Greek Bond Issue Not Cause for Celebration

German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung said Wednesday that Greece has returned to the bond market under false pretences that shouldn’t be celebrated. “Greece is seeing its return...

Cyprus Newspaper Reports on First Lady and Church Land Deal

First lady Andri Anastisiades and the Cypriot Archbishopric are in the spotlight in Cyprus after a newspaper questioned the conditions of a land deal between them. According...

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