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Greek Government in Yet Another Blatant Attempt to Control the Press

If backflips were an Olympic sport, it is certain that Mr. Tsipras and his cabinet would bring plenty of gold medals to Greece. Only...

Greek Government Backs Down on Controversial TV Licensing Bill

The Greek government scrapped the plan to introduce an interim bill that would allow for temporary broadcasting licenses, after the opposition parties' refusal to...

Greece’s Major Parties Clash Again, as TV Licensing Soap Opera Continues

The Greek government has decided on a clever political manoeuvre in order to perpetuate the television licensing war with the main opposition. They proposed...

Greek Government Shows Flagrant Disrespect for Democracy and Justice System

The reaction to the Council of State decision that the television licensing bill was unconstitutional, exposed the Greek government's total disrespect for democratic institutions....

Greek Opposition Parties Ask for Elections After Court Decision on TV Licenses

Greek opposition parties attacked the SYRIZA-ANEL government, and State Minister Nikos Pappas in particular, after the Council of State ruled that the broadcasting licensing...

Television Licensee Criticizes Greek Government Auction Practices

Businessman Ivan Savvidis, one of the four broadcasting licensees, criticized the Greek government license auction practices and the possible outcome of the pending Council...

Greece’s Council of State to Rule on Television Licensing on Wednesday

The Council of State meeting on Monday ended without a decision on whether the bill on broadcast licensing is in line with the Constitution,...

Greek State Minister to Bring Back Amendment to Shut Down TV Stations

Greek State Minister Nikos Pappas said he will bring back to parliament his amendment that existing television stations will shut down five days after...

Greek Gov’t Uses Suspicious Methods Against Vice-President of Highest Administrative Court

The accusations of government newspaper Avgi against the vice president of Greece's highest administration court have caused an uproar in light of the ongoing...

Greek Gov’t Withdraws Amendment on TV Stations After Opposition Outcry

The Greek government was forced to withdraw a series of amendments on television licensing late on Friday. The amendments were tabled in parliament after an...

Greece’s So-Called Leftist Government Is Detached from ‘The People’

On Thursday night, there was a party at Maximos Mansion. Alexis Tsipras called all his lawmakers and cabinet for a drink, an informal get-together...

Two of Greece’s Top Judges Resign Over TV License Tender

Two judges of the Council of State, Greece's highest administrative court, have resigned after the court president's decision to thwart the first critical conference...

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