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Gov’t Sets to Work on Pending Issues: NPLs, Privatization, Contingency Measures

The government is already drafting the bill to close the remainder of open issues prior to Greece's program review before the next Eurogroup on...

Greek Jews Outraged by GNTO’s Promotion of Easter Judas Burning

The Greek Jewish community is incensed by websites and brochures of the Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) that showcase the traditional Easter practice known as...

1,000 Refugees on Hunger Strike Against Subhuman Conditions at Elliniko Camp

A thousand refugees at Elliniko, 10 km south of the Athens center, began a hunger strike on Monday to protest against the squalid living...

Tsipras Tells Cabinet that Eurogroup Meeting Was a Success, Despite Shortfalls

Greece's Radical Left Coalition (SYRIZA) Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras addressed his cabinet during a meeting on Tuesday, in the aftermath of the extraordinary Eurogroup meeting...

Greek Island Hopping on the Cheap Thanks to New Pass: See 27 Islands

Do you fancy some Greek island hopping on the cheap? The Interrail Greek Islands Pass -- offered by the affordable train service in collaboration...

Greek FinMin Euclid Tsakalotos: Upbeat and Relieved After Eurogroup

Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos kicked off his press conference following the May 9 extraordinary Eurogroup meeting on Greece with optimism. "This was a...

Eurogroup: Greek Debt Relief Comes With Contingency Measures Attached [video]

An emergency Eurogroup held on Greece Monday, May 9, ended with finance ministers of the eurozone welcoming the package of austerity measures that Greece...

Drug Bust: 15 Arrests in Huge Operation in Athens

A huge drug heist is underway by the Greek Drug squad. The operation has already resulted in the arrest of a 15 member ring...

Bloomberg: IMF Is Right to Want Greek Debt Relief

The editorial board of Bloomberg news agency co-signed an opinion article, titled "The IMF Is Right About Greece." The article justifies the International Monetary...

Bild: EU Official Points to Plan B Should EU-Turkey Refugee Deal Fall Through

German tabloid Bild reports on the existence of Plan B to deal with the refugee crisis should the deal between Turkey and the European...

Europe Day: Culture Minister ‘Dumps’ 100 Refugees at Acropolis (Pictures)

Greek Culture Minister Aristidis Baltas took a hundred refugees to the Parthenon, welcoming them as his guests in the framework of events celebrating Europe...
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Eurogroup Extraordinary Meeting: Watch Arrivals (video)

The Eurogroup is hosting an extraordinary meeting to discuss the state of play of the macroeconomic adjustment program for Greece following a vote of...

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