Civil Servants To Walk Out Tomorrow (Again)

Civil servants, who have seen their salaries butchered over the past two years, will hold a three-hour work stoppage on Tuesday to start at...

Greek Recession Seen Easing in 3Q on Tourism Boost

Greece΄s recession probably eased somewhat in the third quarter of the year, but economists say any improvement could be short-lived as fresh austerity measures...

Samaras Expels Chatzigakis Over Far-Right Comments

ND leader Antonis Samaras showed the door earlier today to one of  ND's oldest members, Sotiris Chatzigakis. Chatzigakis said earlier today that  "There are...

So Much for Unity – Samaras Won’t Sign Troika Deal

ATHENS – Just a few days after Greece got a coalition government charged with pushing through more austerity measures to get a second bailout...

Vote of Confidence for New Government on Wednesday

Parliament will hold a vote of confidence in Greece's new transition government at noon on Wednesday, after a three-day debate of new prime minister...

Government Prepares A Two-Gear Budget Plan

The budget plan of 2012 includes two scenarios, one before and one after the haircut, attempting to avoid new measures. The bill is expected to...

Police Arrest 3 Iraklis Fans After Pitch Invasion

Greek police have arrested three Iraklis fans from about 300 who invaded the pitch to try to attack the match officials in the club's...

Germany Deems Greek Exit Positive for Euro Zone, Spiegel Says

The German government assumes that the consequences of an exit of Greece from the euro area can strengthen the single-currency region in the long...

Sharp Rise in Illegal Immigrants Entering Greece Through Evros

The border patrol at Greece's land border with Turkey (Evros) has forwarded an announcement according which the number of the illegal immigrants entering Greece...

Political Asylum in Skopje Requested by Makis Psomiadis

According to the Skopje newspaper “Utrinski vesnik”, Makis Psomiadis is considering asking for political asylum in FYROM. Nevertheless, it is still unknown whether FYROM authorities...

New Greek PM Contacts President of Cyprus

President Demetris Christofias received on Friday a phone call from Lucas Papademos, who informed him that he was the first state leader with whom...

Jewish Organizations Concerned by Extreme-Right Party in Greek Government

Jewish organizations have expressed concern over an extreme-right anti-Semitic party in the new government of national unity in Greece. "We are deeply concerned by the...

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