On Friday 25.01 the Greek Parliament ratified the Prespes Agreement with 153 votes. The ratification means that the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia will be renamed North Macedonia and opens up the country’s path to EU and NATO membership…

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Greece and its international lenders agreed early morning hours on Tuesday (17.11) the measures needed to unlock the disbursement of a 2-billion-euro sub-tranche and a 10-billion-euro recapitalisation of banks, following lengthy negotiati…

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Greek PM Alexis Tsipras announced a reshuffle of his government on Tuesday, keeping key ministers in place and bringing in 13 new names, as Kathimerini daily comments.

Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos, Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Kotzias, To…

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An entirely different museum, digital and dedicated to Plato, the great Greek philosopher of antiquity, opened November 26 at the archaeological site of Plato's Academy in Athens. The new museum aims for a fresh and innovative approach to philosophy…

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Michalis Sotiropoulos is a historian of modern Europe, currently employed as a post-doctoral researcher at the Research Center for the Humanities in Athens. He received his PhD in History from the University of London and has taught at the Universit…

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When Agence France Presse photographerAris Messinis put down his camera on a beach in Lesvos to pull a refugee toddlerout of the water and carry him on his shoulder, the photographer’s instinct to capture the news was outstripped b…

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In an opinion analysis for Brookings, “The other face of Greece”, Theodore Pelagidis, professor of economics at the University of Piraeus and Michael Mitsopoulos, economist at the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises,…

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On a two-day visit to Athens to evaluate implementation of the Greek economic programme and discuss the first package of ‘prior actions’ with Greek officials, the European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici n…

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Greece and Turkey agreed on Wednesday (18.11) on closer cooperation to address the refugee crisis and tackle the human traffickers operating on the borders of the two countries, during the second and final day of PM Alexis Tsipras’ visit…

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