US ambassador Pyatt chose Mt. Pelion for brief vacation

The US ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt and his family visited Mt Pelion for a brief vacation.

Athens Newspaper Headlines (16/08)

The Wednesday edition of Athens' dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Scattered clouds on Wednesday

Mostly fair weather and northerly winds are forecast for Wednesday.

A total of fifty five wildfires reported in the last 24h in Greece

Fifty five wildfires were reported in the last 24 hours throughout the country, most of them contained in their early…

Athens Newspaper Headlines (15/08/2017)

The Tuesday edition of Athens' dailies at a glance:

Wildfires on Zakynthos an organised plan, says Justice Min Kontonis

Justice Minister Stavros Kontonis who is on the island on Zakynthos to coordinate the firefighting operation referred to an organised…

Primary budget surplus of 3,053 mln euros in the period Jan - July

The Greek state budget showed a primary surplus of 3.053 million euros in the period January-July, beating its target by…

President Pavlopoulos receives world champion Stefanidi at the presidential mansion

President of Republic Prokopios Pavlopoulos received on Monday world champion in pole vault Katerina Stefanidi at the presidential mansion.

There will be no more port privatizations, says Shipping Min Kouroumblis

The meaning of Island Policy acquired real substance with SYRIZA-Independent Greeks government, said Shipping Minister Panagiotis Kouroumblis in an interview…

Greece needs an «investment shock», says Econ Min Papadimitriou

Economy Minister Dimitris Papadimitriou underlined the need for an investment shock for the country, in an interview with Documento newspaper…

Greeks' sacrifices were recognised at last, said President Pavlopoulos

The Greek people's sacrifices, that in order to remain in Europe did many things, were recognised at last, stated President…

Weather forecast: Sunny on Monday

Mostly fair weather and northerly winds are forecast for Monday. Wind velocity will reach 6 on the Beaufort scale.

Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Sunday (13/08/2017)

Mostly fair weather and northerly winds are forecast for Sunday.

Tzanakopoulos: Exit from the memorandum in August 2018 is the government's priority

Growth with protection of the employment, establishment of the confidence and social interventions to support the weaker constitute the government's…

Gov't aims to implement 90 of 113 prior actions until the end of December

Government's target is to implement 90 of the 113 remaining prior actions during the third review that will start immediately…

Athens Newspaper Headlines (12/08/2017)

The Saturday edition of Athens' dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Saturday (12/08/2017)

Mostly fair and northerly winds are forecast for Saturday.

'We will insist on the issue of TV licencing', says gen sec for Information Kretsos

The government's position is that there must be rules and for this reason it will insist on the licencing of…

Visitors, revenues in museums and archaeological sites up in the January-April 2017

Visitors and revenues in Greek museums posted a 13.1 percent and 36.4 percent rise respectively in April 2017 compared to…

Two Greek Canadairs in battle against blaze in Albania

Greece has sent two Canadair aircrafts to assist the Albanian government in the battle against the blaze that is raging…

Athens Newspaper Headlines (11/08/2017)

The Friday edition of Athens' dailies at a glance.

China transport: Deadly coach crash at road tunnel

A coach has crashed into the wall of a tunnel in China, killing at least 36 people and injuring 13,…

EU is helping Albania fight forest fires through Greece, says Stylianides

The European Commission announced on Thursday it is helping Albania tackle forest fires by funding, through the EU Civil Protection…

Athens Newspaper Headlines (10/08/2017)

The Thursday edition of Athens' dailies at a glance.

Greek unemployment lowers to 21.7 pct in May - ELSTAT

Unemployment declined by 1.9 percentages points to 21.7 percent in May from 23.6 percent in the same month last year,…