Coalition Government Possible Wednesday

A coalition government could be formed by mid-Wednesday in Greece, the head of the country's socialist party Eleftherios Venizelos said Tuesday, easing the nation...

PM Says Second Bailout Needed Urgently

Prime Minister George Papandreou said the euro zone and International Monetary Fund must quickly approve a second bailout for his country to avoid its...

Optimism Index Up for First Time Since Feb. 2011

The pessimism index in Greece shows a decline for the first time in two years, according to the economic barometer that polling company Alco...

Pangalos Refers to Reshuffle

Vice President Theodoros Pangalos, in referring to the possibility of a government reshuffle, said that this should be sweeping in its breadth rather than a change...

Greece is on the Right Track, Merkel

Greece is on the ''right track'' with its ''privatisation'' plan and ''political and administrative reforms." This statement was made by German Chancellor Angela Merkel...

Prime Minister Papandreou Orders Striking Truckers Back to Work

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou has used a rare emergency order to force striking fuel-tanker drivers back to work after their crippling protest threatened...

PM Briefs President on Eurogroup Summit Outcome

At a meeting with President of the Republic Karolos Papoulias on Monday, the Prime Minister briefed Papoulias on the outcome of the Eurogroup Summit...

Greek Finance Minister Addresses Ministers Via Letters

According to official reports Greek Finance Minister George Papakonstantinou, adressed government ministers by sending letters to the ones involved in the memorandum's implementation. Papakonstantinou...

George Papandreou: ” It’s time for solidarity”

The Prime Minister of Greece George Papandreou, during the governmental meeting to discuss issues concerning the drugs and addictions, accused the oppositional party of...

Greek Customs Official Denies Involvement in Fuel Smugglers

ATHENS -  A top-ranking Greek Finance Ministry official who resigned under fire after charges he waived fines on some 3,500 gas stations for unlawful...

New Greek PM Completes First Series of European Visits

Greek PM Lucas Papademos met with Eurogroup head Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg Tuesday and ECB President Mario Draghi right afterwards in Frankfurt, ending a...

May 6: Greeks Vote In The Most Crucial Election Since The Return Of Democracy

Despite the fact that this election is an early one as the economic crisis forced out the previous elected government led by George Papandreou,...

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