OECD to Assist Greek Govt with New Reforms Package

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras traveled to Paris today, where he met with OECD (Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development) Secretary General Angel Gurria...

Varoufakis: ‘Greece had a Chance to Default and we Missed it’

Greece had a chance to default and be kicked out of the European common currency bloc "but we missed it," said former finance minister...

Greek Government Arrears Piling Up

An increase of nearly 70 million euros was recorded in the government's arrears to individuals in June, with debts amounting to 5,134 billion, from...

Samaras Fears New Democracy Loss By “Accident”

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said the May 25 elections for the European Parliament are not a referendum on his government but said he...

Greece’s Alpha Bank Sale Said Covered

Alpha Bank A.E. said it has enough demand for all its stock as the Greek lender joined Piraeus Bank SA in selling 3 billion...

Action Team Helps Greece Absorb Nearly 183 Million Euros in EU Funds as of...

A new action set up to help Greece absorb more EU funding appears to have produced the first results, as the country absorbed nearly 183...

Greek Authorities Unveil New Tax Control Plan

Greek authorities on Thursday unveiled a new tax control plan aimed at boosting public revenues and combating tax evasion in the country. Under the plan,...

Why Did Tsipras Call for a Referendum in Greece and Why ‘No’ Equals Grexit

Prime Minister of Greece Alexis Tsipras announced today a referendum on whether Greeks should accept the take-it-or-leave it proposal by the ECB, IMF and...

PM Tsipras Briefs Parliament President, Party Leaders on Cyprus and Eurogroup

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had a meeting on Tuesday with Parliament President Nikos Voutsis, immediately after concluding a round of meetings with Greece's political...

Former Greek Foreign Minister Reacts to Interim Govt’s Handling of Debt with UN

Former foreign minister Nikos Kotzias expressed his dissatisfaction over the abstention of Greek interim government from the United Nations critical resolution on the restructuring...

Venizelos: Realistic to Expect Agreement With Troika by Sunday

It is realistic to expect an agreement between the government and the troika of lenders by Sunday, government Vice President and Foreign Minister Evangelos...

Eurostat‏: Greek Unemployment Rate Eased to 25.4% in Feb

The Greek unemployment rate eased to 25.4% of the workforce in February, compared with January, Eurostat said on Wednesday. The EU executive's statistics office, in...

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