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Despite Government Celebrations, the Greek Crisis is Far from Over

It is official: Greece is exiting the third bailout program and Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is calling on all citizens to celebrate the end...

FT: Greece’s Brain Drain Hampering Recovery from Economic Crisis

The brain drain in Greece would make it very difficult for the country to recover from the economic crisis and return to normalcy, a...

Greece Sees Highest Pension Spend in EU

Greece spends the highest percentage of its GDP on pensions compared to other European Union member states, Eurostat says. Despite the fact that pensions have...

Greece’s Indigenous Population will Shrink to 7.2 Mln by 2080

In the 2011-2017 period Greece's population shrank by 355,000 people, with statisticians saying that by 2080 Greek natives will be reduced to 7.2 million. According...

Poor Economy Preventing Young Greeks from Starting a Family

Young Greeks wanting to raise a family are being thwarted by the bad state of the economy and unemployment. A report by the Athens-Macedonian News...

Ambassador Pyatt: US has Strategic Interest in Greece

The United States has a “strategic interest” in investing in Greece after the country comes out of the economic crisis, said U.S. Ambassador to...

Greeks who Fled the Crisis Speak Out

It is estimated that at least 420,000 Greeks; half of which hold university degrees, left their homeland since the onset of the economic crisis in...

Economist Predicts: In 2029, Greeks will Return to 2009 Incomes

Greeks will have to wait until 2029 so that their incomes return to the 2009 level, predicted economist Panagiotis Petrakis, during the presentation of...

Greek PM Tsipras: I am Proud of Living Conditions of Refugees on the Mainland

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said he is proud of the living conditions of refugees in mainland Greece, but expressed concern over problems with...

Rise in Alcohol Dependence due to Economic Crisis in Greece

"We are worried about the increase in excessive alcohol consumption among adolescents and the heavy use overall, especially in provincial areas," said Greece's Health...

President of Cyprus Lays the First Stone for Limassol Del Mar Development Project

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades praised the spirit of Cypriot entrepreneurs on Friday evening at a ceremony during which he laid the foundation of the...

Greeks Go to Supermarket with a List Now, Hunt for Bargains on the Internet

The economic crisis has led many Greeks to go to the supermarket with a shopping list, and hunt on the internet for special offers,...

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