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Study: Greek State Loses Up To €16 Bln per Year From Tax Evasion

The Greek State loses up to 16 billion euros per year, or 32 percent of annual revenue, from tax evasion, a new study shows. The...

Greece Must Strengthen Social Safety Nets, OECD ‘Going for Growth’ Report Says

Greece must continue to strengthen social safety nets, ease regulation in network industries, enhance efficiency in public administration; improve the fairness and efficiency of...

BoG Governor Sees Opportunity for Necessary Reforms

The Greek economy continues to have competition distortions in some markets and there is significant room to free its dynamism, Bank of Greece governor...

Greece–U.S. Sign Deal on Tax Compliance and Foreign Bank Accounts

Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos and U.S. Ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt signed on Thursday a bilateral agreement to improve international tax compliance and the...

OECD: Greeks Work More Hours Than All Europeans

Greeks rank fourth worldwide in the number of hours they work, coming after Mexico (2,246 hours per year), Costa Rica (2,230 hours) and South...

Study: Greek Teenagers Drink and Don’t Exercise

Greek teenagers drink at an early age and do not participate in sports; as a result, they are prone to ill health in their...

Greek High School Students Score Below OECD Average in Math, Science and Reading

The latest PISA test which demonstrates students' abilities in science and math has revealed that Greek students score below the average of the Organization for...

Greek Government and OECD Launch Project to Fight Corruption

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development and the Greek Government, on Wednesday launched a collaboration project to fight corruption. The project will also have...

Greece has a Surplus of 20,000 Doctors

Greece has a surplus of 20,000 doctors, with the total number reaching almost 70,000, and a substantial percentage of them being unemployed, says a...

OECD Study Shows Greeks Lag Behind in Skills and Aptitude

The recent report by the OECD on Greek manpower found that Greek adults lack skills compared to the rest of the world despite the...

Greece Ranks 4th in Corruption Among Developed Nations

Greece ranks fourth on the list of most corrupt developed nations in a study conducted by Business Insider using data from Transparency International and...

Authorities to Have Access to Assets of Greeks in 100 Countries

As of 2017, Greek tax authorities will allegedly have access to assets of Greek citizens in 100 countries, including tax havens such as Switzerland. According to...

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