“Greek economy is just one step away from a recovery, but needs debt relief, not further austerity, to cross the finish line”, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras told Euronews on Thursday (21.4), as Eurostat data, also released yesterday, show…

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On Saturday, April 16, Pope Francis completed a historic trip to Lesvos, the Greek island on the frontline of Europe’s migrant crisis, accompanied by the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople, and Orthodox Archbishop Ieronymos II o…

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Club of Venice’s thematic seminar, entitled "Refugee and immigration crisis: Facing a European problem", took place April 9 on the Greek island of Lesvos, with the participation of over 60 General Directors, Directors and Heads of Communication…

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Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and his Portuguese counterpart Antonio Costa signed a declaration yesterday in Athens (11.4), calling for an end to austerity policies and more solidarity across the continent in dealing with the refugee crisis.

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Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and the chairman of the state controlled China Ocean Shipping Company (Cosco) Xu Lirong, penned a deal on Friday (8.4) for the sale of a majority stake of the Piraeus Port Authority (OLP) to Cosco. The signing cere…

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Talks between Greece and euro zone lenders on Greek economic reforms are proceeding well, the European commissioner for economic affairs said on Thursday.  "It is very encouraging that we advance well and we make substantial progress on very con…

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Within the framework of the  2016 cross-cultural year between Russia and Greece that aims at strengthening bilateral relations in many fields, Greek government spokeswoman and deputy minister to the prime minister, Olga Gerovasili, complete…

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Greece completed the first 202 returns of migrants from Lesvos and Chios to Turkey with Frontex’s assistance, as part of the EU-Turkey agreement, it was announced on Monday (04/04). The operation, which included 180 escort officers deployed by…

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The leaked telephone conversation of International Monetary Fund (IMF) officials regarding the ongoing negotiations with Greece provoked several reactions from the Greek government as well as the IMF over the weekend.

On Saturday (2/4), th…

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Greece is at the end of a difficult road and economic recovery is well in sight, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said during a meeting (30.3) with a delegation of the European Parliament’s Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee (ECON), headed b…

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