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Greek Council on Foreign Policy to Meet

The Greek National Council on Foreign Policy, chaired by Deputy PM and Minister of Foreign Affairs Evangelos Venizelos, will be meeting today to discuss foreign policy issues...

Samaras and Venizelos Say “No” to Horizontal Measures

During their meeting, the Greek Prime Minister, Samaras and the vice-president of the government, Venizelos, resulted in a programmatic agreement. The text, among others, states...

A Night of Chaos in Greece

Athens and other cities around Greece erupted in violence the night of Sept. 18 in protests over the murder earlier in the day of...

Russian Council Leader Visits Athens

Russia’s Chairman of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko is scheduled to visit Athens on Sept. 16 to meet a number of political and business...

Samaras Eyes Another Bailout

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras, who said the country will on the road to recovery and maybe even return to international markets by the...

Samaras Tells TIF: No More Austerity

With thousands of police trying to keep thousands of protesters away, Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras on Sept. 7, in a speech at the...

Greek Medalists Lose Public Jobs

According to Greek media reports, known Greek athletes who were appointed in the public sector due to their success in sports, such as Olympic...

PASOK, ND Spat Rattles Coalition

Greece's already-uneasy coalition government of Prime Minister Antonis Samaras, the New Democracy Conservative leader, and his reluctant partner, PASOK Socialist leader Evangelos Venizelos took...

New Democracy Leads SYRIZA By 0.1%

The ruling party New Democracy Conservatives of Prime Minister Antonis Samaras continue to hold a paper-thin lead over the major opposition party Coalition of...

Another 8,099 Workers On Firing List

The Greek government has raised the number of public workers by 8,099 on a so-called mobility list of those who will see already-reduced pay...

Stournaras Says No Haircut For Greece

Greek Finance Minister Yannis Stournaras, who has been relentlessly upbeat about what he believes will be a more rapid recovery for the Greek economy...

Greece Goes Easy On Financial Criminals

Frantic for cash, Greece is considering a plan to reduce prison sentences for people convicted of financial crimes to two to three years maximum...

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