U.S. President Barack Obama offered solidarity with Greece over its debt and migrant crises during his final foreign trip as U.S. president. Barack Obama concluded his visit to Greece on Wednesday, Nov 16 and left from Athens International Airpo…

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Addressing an event organized by the Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry (EBEA Export Forum 2016) on Monday 14 November, new Economy Minister Dimitris Papadimitriou, an economist who has lived for many years in the USA, said that despite the limi…

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While the Greek economy is slowly recovering from the crisis, many are wondering if this recovery will affect everyone. This observation was made by Gaspar Richter, representative of the European Commission, at the event of the OECD Competition Asses…

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Fundamental vision of the reform efforts made by the Greek Ministry of Health, is the universal health coverage of the population, the provision of qualitative health services according to the needs, through community based  primary health care,…

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The composition of the new cabinet was announced on Friday, Nov 4. It numbers 18 ministries and 48 ministers, of whom 15 new, while 11 ministers from the old cabinet have been replaced. The new cabinet was sworn in before President Prokopis Pavlopoul…

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The Council of State, Greece’s supreme Administrative Court, ruled on Wednesday 26 Oct an auction of TV licenses held by the government in early September was unconstitutional. Council of State decision, taken by a majority (14 v…

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The Ministry of Labour, Social Security and Social Solidarity and the country’s social partners have agreed on a roadmap to address undeclared work in Greece (Oct 26). The agreement builds on an effective social dialogue based on the main findi…

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The Euro-Mediterranean Summit of Economic and Social Councils and Similar Institutions that took place on 24 and 25 October in Vravrona, near Athens, gathered together Economic and Social Councils, representatives of employers' organiz…

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Meeting visiting European journalists on October 25, PM Alexis Tsipras stressed: “In the framework of globalisation and the EU, a left strategy is to change the balance of power internationally, not only domestically. It is important to replace…

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More than one in three residents of Greece experienced conditions of poverty and/or social exclusion in 2015, according to Eurostat figures released on Monday 17 Oct. The European Union average was roughly one in four, the same report said.

In Greece…

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