Former PM Simitis: Elections the Only Solution for Greece

Former Greek prime minister Costas Simitis said on Tuesday that the only solution for Greece's problems in the current state of things is early...

Stournaras Wants 10-Year Plan for Greece

Greek Finance Minister Yannis Stournaras says the government intends to develop a 10-year growth plan, although for now he's focused on a pending Supreme...

Teenage Girl Missing As Migrant Boat Sinks Near Lesvos

A 15-year-old girl went missing on Tuesday off the coast of Greece’s Lesvos Island. The girl disappeared when a boat carrying fifty-two migrants who were trying...

The New Greek Government Faces Confidence Vote

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras's government faced a confidence vote on Sunday capping three days of often heated debate over how the recession-wracked country...

Papademos Candidacy For PM Facing Problems

The candidacy of former European Central Bank Vice President Lucas Papademos to head a new interim Greek government is facing hurdles, a senior Pasok...

Varoufakis: Concessions to Reach Deal, Lenders Push Us to the Limits

Greece will make concessions in order to reach an intermediate deal that would increase liquidity now, and then come up with a comprehensive list...

New Democracy: Government is Lying when it Says it Won’t Cut Pensions

Main opposition party the to SYRIZA-ANEL led government, New Democracy accused Greek government spokeswoman Olga Gerovasili of lying when she stated that pensions will not...

Calamos CEO John Koudounis: Capital Controls in Greece are Deterrent to Investors [video]

Capital controls are deterrent to investors in Greece and "you cannot keep these controls and expect the country to do well," said Calamos Investments...

Opinion: Greece’s Next Chapter

By Andrew Tzembelicos Now that Greece is beyond the July 7 national election, it has entered a new chapter in its history. That calls for charting...

Samaras Wants Allies Ready For Troika

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras, who is leader of the New Democracy Conservative party, will brief his coalition partners, PASOK Socialist chief Evangelos Venizelos,...

EU Commissioner Avramopoulos Govt Candidate for the Greek Presidency?

The European Commissioner for Immigration, Citizenship and Internal Affairs, and New Democracy (ND) member, Dimitris Avramopoulos, is rumored to be the SYRIZA-led coalition government...

Greek Former MEP Glezos: ‘Left Should Not Become a Seven-Month Parenthesis’

SYRIZA former MEP and historic member of the Greek Left Manolis Glezos in a statement on Monday warned "the left should not be a...

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