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Spending Galore: Government Continues Tradition that Bankrupted Greece

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has unleashed a barrage of promises to voters very much like those that brought him to power in 2015. With...

Greece Seen as Second-Most Corrupt Nation in the EU

Greece is second from the bottom among EU countries in this year’s Corruption Perceptions Index, which was released by the organization "Transparency International" on...

Witness: I Helped Jailed Greek Ex-Minister Send €2.5 Million Abroad

A civil engineer who testified prior to the arrest of former minister Yiannos Papantoniou and his wife Stavroula Kourakou on money laundering charges, told...

Former Minister Papantoniou Held in Custody on Money Laundering Charges (video)

Yiannos Papantoniou, a prominent political figure who was previously served as the country's defense minister and finance minister, was taken into custody late on...

Occupations at High Risk of Money Laundering in Greece

Realtors, lawyers, accountants, notaries, members of the banking industry, high-end retailers, and money transfer agents are in the high-risk money laundering group in Greece,...

Greeks the Most Unhappy Citizens in Europe

Greeks are the least satisfied with their lives among citizens in Europe, according to a report in the electronic version of German financial magazine...

Greece Must Continue Anti-Corruption Fight, Official Warns

Greece has been advised to clean up its act on corruption and transparency by the Council of Europe. In particular, the Greek government needs to...

Greece Warned to Improve Anti-Corruption Drive

Greece is falling behind on efforts to stamp out corruption. This was the conclusion of two reports issued Thursday by the Council of Europe (CoE)'s...

Greece Ranks 13th for Corruption Among Western States

Greece ranks 13th in a list of the most corrupt Western nations, according to latest Transparency International (TI) figures. Greece's grading was based on areas such...

Katerina Savvaidou to Submit Proposal to Appeals Council

Former General Secretary of Public Revenue, Katerina Savvaidou, is being referred to the Prosecutor's Office with her proposal to the Appeals Council. In her...

Greek Health Ministry Announces E-Platform to Address Country’s Health Care Corruption

This week the Greek government announced that it will be tackling the problem of corruption in the health care system in Greece by introducing...

Dirty Games in Cyprus

Cyprus has a serious problem. Not because people don’t care but because it is drowned by political opportunists and institutional corruption. The AKEL/DYSI – DYSI/AKEL...

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