Brain Drain: 450,000 Greeks Left the Country in Past 8 Years

Almost 450,000 Greeks left the country in the 2008-2016 period, depriving Greece of brain power while at the same time contributing to the...

Kyriakos Mitsotakis: 15,000 dismissals by the end of 2014

Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Greek Minister of Administrative Reform, during an interview in Vima FM, talked about the 15,000 dismissals in the public sector by the end...

Greek Healthcare Employees on Strike

Greek doctors, nurses and dentists have decided to strike on February 6, in order to express their opposition to the upcoming reforms in primary...

Survey: High Unemployment and Rising Deficits of Social Security Funds

The General Confederation of Greek Workers (GSEE) revealed data showing a huge decline in income for most Greek wage earners during the crisis. The data...

ADEDY Plans Days of Strikes

Next week will be a week of strike action, as the Public Servant’s Union (ADEDY) is proceeding to escalation of protests with “prolonged, multiform,...

Greek Unions Protest Labor Reforms: ‘Do Not Compromise With Poverty!’

On Monday evening the scene outside of the Greek parliament was a familiar one as some 7,000 trade union members gathered to protest in...

Top 10 Job Positions Young Greeks Wish For

The Greek Generation Y would like to work for a multi-national corporation with good pay, job security and a good balance between work and...

One in Two Private Sector Employees in Greece Earn Less than €800 per Month

One in two employees in the private sector in Greece earns less than 800 euros per month, while only 11 percent of public sector...

Greek Labor Minister Holds Talks with Creditors’ Representatives

The aim of the Greek side is to reverse the deregulation of the five-year Memorandum policy, Labor Minister Giorgos Katrougalos said on Monday after a...

Protest Against Benetton Store in Greece for Firing HIV Positive Employee

The "Reworkers" activist group, on Wednesday, demonstrated against a Benetton store in central Athens for the firing of an employee who is HIV positive. According...

Uninsured Work in Greece Reached 39.4 percent

According to controls carried out by the Hellenic Labor Inspectorate in the first three months of 2013, uninsured work in Greece reached 39.4 percent. In...

More Greeks Migrate to Bulgaria

With unemployment ranging from 35 to 50 % in many occupations, more and more city residents are choosing to go to Bulgaria to find...

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