Main opposition New Democracy party leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis visited the US last week where he held a series of meetings with foreign investors, delivered speeches in US universities and spoke to US media.

Kyriakos Mitsotakis was the keynote speake…

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Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said the Left has a “historic duty” to help the country exit the crisis while keeping society alive, as he opened the second four-day conference of his party, SYRIZA, on Thursday night (13…

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The European Commission must secure debt relief terms by the end of the year, according to a letter from group of 36 MEPs (13.10). The MEPs, including Guillaume Balas, Sergio Cofferati, Fabio de Masi, Eva Joly, Curzio Maltese, Emmanuel Maur…

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The Expert Group for the Review of Greek Labour Market Institutions, tasked with helping Greece and the international institutions (European Commission, European Central Bank, European Stability Mechanism, International Monetary Fund) reach an agreem…

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The Greek state budget for 2017 (draft tabled to Parliament on Monday 3/10) envisages an economic growth rate of 2.7% and a primary surplus of 1.80%, slightly higher than a target of 1.75%. The primary surplus is expected to reach 0.63% of GDP t…

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An overwhelming majority of Greeks expresses a positive view with regard to China and the Chinese people, welcoming the cooperation of Greece and China, according to the results of an opinion poll conducted recently by the “Public Issue”…

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The limitations of an austerity budget, high unemployment and a daily influx of refugees have put a lot of strain on the healthcare sector in Greece. This February, the Greek Parliament approved a "parallel programme", i.e a package of policies in ev…

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Europe needs a new model of economic development that will be “fairer, more social and more participatory”, Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said during a keynote speech at an event organized by the European Investment Bank (EIB) in Lux…

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“The message I delivered at the 71st UN General Assembly (Leaders Summit on Refugees hosted by US President Barack Obama) is that Greece is at the forefront of the refugee crisis, providing humane and effective management in accordance with int…

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The new school year is starting in Greece and about 800 substitute educators have been brought on to teach at least 2,000 refugee children and as many as 22,000 migrant children, in order to implement the government’s promise of including all r…

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