Europe needs to open a honest debate and to take bold decisions for its future, in order to avoid degenerating into little more than a free-trade zone, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras wrote in an article published this Monday 13.03 in "Efimerida ton S…

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Increasing employment and shifting the economic model toward the production of high added-value goods and services will be the central focus of Greece’s growth strategy leading up to 2021, the Ministry of Economy and Development’s Expert…

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One of Greek government’s top priorities is combating high unemployment and fostering growth. A three-year employment plan that aims to create 300,000-450,000 jobs,  and has the potential to reduce unemployment by at least 5% (to 18% from…

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Greece wants to achieve a "political solution" on the whole package of measures negotiated with its lenders at the Eurogroup on February 20, Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said on Monday  13.2.2017, speaking at an interview with A…

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Alternate Minister of Finance and Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers of Greece George Chouliarakis spoke at the London School of Economics on Thursday, 9.2.2017 at an event organised by the LSE’s Hellenic Observatory and chaired by El…

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Government's officials and the European Commission seem to share some common views as far as the Greek public finances performance and the general macro outlook of the country:

In an interview in “Epohi” Sunday newspaper, Secretary…

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The Greek government is working hard to conclude the second economic adjustment programme review as soon as possible so it can join the European Central Bank's quantitative easing programme in the first quarter of 2017, State Minister and government…

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In an interview with Avgi daily newspaper (30.1.2017) Dimitri Papadimiriou, Minister of Economy and Development refers to the actions undertaken by the Greek Government for the amelioration of the Greeks’ standard of living, the efforts t…

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Four months after the 1st Mediterranean EU Countries' Summit,  a Greek government initiative held in Athens last September with the aim of enhancing cooperation between Southern European Countries, the leaders of seven EU southern countries will…

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