Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos has been touring eurozone capitals in the last days to explain the country’s reform measures, to seek support for an early, positive review by international lenders, and to drum up support for debt relie…

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Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias in an interview with the German news agency DPA (Deutsche Presse-Agentur) on Saturday (21.1.2017) pointed out Turkey's responsibility in solving the Cyprus issue stressing that "If we want to solve the Cyprus problem, w…

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Following the new EU-Turkey deal agreed last Friday (18.3) to address the refugee and migration crisis in Europe and stem the migration flows from Turkey, Greece and the European Union began putting in place the people and the facilities needed to im…

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In this week’s Events & Culture Agenda: “Flowers of Russia” International Cultural Festival, Back to Athens/4 International Arts Festival, Athens’ Hispanic Film Festival, Athens Gardens Festival, exhibition by Sotiris Soro…

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The 2017 state budget was tabled in Parliament on Monday Nov. 22. The 2017 draft budget envisages that primary surpluses for 2017 and 2016 will significantly surpass targets, paving the way for measures to boost social policy in the coming years…

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In the first ‎Culture Agenda‬ of the year, don't miss: ‘FEK + Art’ at the ‎National Printing House‬, the 'ELLES' exhibition paying homage to female creativity at Frissiras Museum, 'Richard III'  at the National Theatre and the 'Voula Massoura and her world' exhibition at Teloglion Foundation in Thessaloniki…

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In her article for the Sunday edition of Avgi newspaper (25.12), Alternate Labour Minister Rania Antonopoulos outlines the government’s policy on combating unemployment and fostering growth. The government "wants to put a halt to unemploym…

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The latest "Greek Economic Outlook" report by the Centre of Planning and Economic Research (KEPE) offers an  optimistic forecast for Greece, anticipating the rate of recession for 2015 to drop to 0.3%, as a result of the 1% growth rate…

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The 14th Thessaloniki International Book Fair (TIBF), an institution that has brought radical change in the field of books and has become a meeting point for all book professionals and fans in Greece, has opened its gates on Tuesday 11 May. This year…

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In a Press Release issued on May 8th by the Hellenic Statistical Authority, the total value of exports-dispatches for the 3-month period from January to March 2017 amounted to 6,879.5 million euros (7,348.8 million dollars), compared with 5,719.2 mil…

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