Greece’s Creditors Concerned over Scrapping of Counter-Measures for Tax-Free Ceiling Reduction

Greece's EU creditors see the cancellation of the counter-measures that were to accompany the scrapping of the reduction of the tax-free ceiling as problematic,...

Greek Foreign Minister Katrougalos Meets With Russia’s Lavrov

Greek Foreign Minister George Katrougalos and his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov met on Thursday in Saint Petersburg. The two senior officials stressed the need to...

Greek Government Backs Down Over Definition Of Rape After Outcry

The Greek government announced on Thursday a “legislative improvement” of a controversial definition of rape included in a reformed penal code, after women's organizations...

Prime Minister Tsipras Warns ”Dark Days of Austerity Could Come Back”

Greek Premier Alexis Tsipras made a rare appearance at the entrance of Maximos Mansion on Thursday in order to respond to the European Commission's...

President Pavlopoulos Among World Leaders Attending D-Day Celebrations

Greek President Prokopios Pavlopoulos joined British Prime Minister Theresa May, American President Donald Trump, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and...

Germany Completely Rejects Greek Demands for War Reparations

One day after the Greek ambassador in Berlin presented a ''note verbale'' to the German Foreign Affairs Ministry, asking Germany to negotiate with Greece on...

EU Commission Concerned Over Greek Government’s Handouts

The European Commission published its ''2019 Spring Package'' on Wednesday, in which it comments on the economic situation of every member state and proposes...

PM Tsipras Officially Sets Date of Snap Elections for July 7

Pushing the date of general elections earlier than had been planned is a matter of sensitivity towards democracy, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on...

PM Tsipras Delays Greek General Election Campaign

Greek PM Alexis Tsipras has reneged on his promise to initiate the process for general elections in Greece immediately after the second round of...

New Electoral Law in Greece Leaves Regional Governors, Mayors with Hands Tied

The new law that calls for proportional representation in local government has created serious problems after Sunday's election results, which saw many of the...

NATO ”Ready to Welcome” North Macedonia

NATO General Secretary Jens Stoltenberg said on Monday a Skopje audience ''NATO is ready to welcome you,'' referring to North Macedonia and its bid...

Final Results of Greece’s Second Round of Local Elections Revealed

The final, official results from Sunday's second round of local elections in the largest cities and regions in Greece were announced on Monday morning....

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