The week-long Holy and Great Council of the Orthodox Church that convened in the town of Kolymvari in Crete on June 20th, the first of its kind in more than 1,200 years, concluded its work yesterday (26.6) with the official announcement by his All-Ho…

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Concluding an annual Economist conference in Athens on Greece’s policy priorities for 2016, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras (23.6) expressed on Thursday (23.6) his optimism for Greece’s final exit from the crisis, as the country now enters…

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On a two-day visit to Greece over the weekend (17-18.6), in view of the World Refugee Day on June 20th, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called for a global responsibility-sharing for the welfare of displaced people around the w…

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Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras outlined on Thursday evening (16.6) his government's 2016-2021 plan for fair economic growth and sustainable job creation, pledging a brighter future for the suffering Greek people after six years of harsh austerity intr…

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Greek authorities broke a deal this week to commence the implementation of one of the biggest urban regeneration projects throughout Europe in the coming years that will create the largest Metropolitan Green and Recreational Park in Europe at the wid…

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The Greek Ministry of Education and UNICEF are working together to help refugee children stranded in Greece complete their education.  In this context,UNICEF's Regional Director for Central and Eastern Europe Marie-Pierre Poirier visited Athens…

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Russian President Vladimir Putin's two-day visit to Greece (27-28.05) marks the restart of the relations between the two countries, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said during a joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin.  

Tsipr…

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The Eurogroup discussion on Greece's economic programme review and on a roadmap for debt relief talks concluded with an agreement in principle early on Wednesday morning (25.5).  According to the released statement, the Eurogroup “welcomed…

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With 153 votes in favour and 145 against, the Greek Parliament approved on Sunday (22.5) an omnibus reform bill with the last prior actions needed to conclude Greece’s economic programme review. The bill introduces a further 1.8 billion euros i…

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Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras inaugurated yesterday (17.5) the construction of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) at a special ceremony in Thessaloniki. Planned to operate in 2019, the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) will bring gas from the vast natural…

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