Greek government, institutions reach staff level agreement

Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos announced that the government and the institutions reached a staff level agreement on the fourth review…

Luc Besson: French film director accused of rape

Police in Paris are investigating a rape allegation made against Luc Besson, one of France's best-known film directors.

Thessaloniki mayor Yiannis Boutaris beaten up

The mayor of Greece's second-largest city Thessaloniki has been treated in hospital after being beaten up by about a dozen…

PM Tsipras: We are working for a solution that will not collapse in a few months

Greece's role in Skopje and Albania's EU accession proceedings is determinant, stated Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Saturday in his…

Weather forecast: Partly cloudy on Sunday (20/05/2018)

Partly cloudy and north-northeasterly winds are forecast for Sunday.

Gov’t, institutions to start discussion on final text of staff level agreement on Saturday evening

The Greek Ministers will start the discussion with the heads of the institutions' missions on the final text of the…

PM Tsipras: We want a solution that will be viable

The differences between the political forces are natural to exist in a real Democracy, but in major issues, as the…

Santa Fe school shooting: 10 dead and 10 wounded in Texas

Ten people have been killed and 10 others injured after a student opened fire at a Texas high school, the…

Cuba plane crash leaves more than 100 dead

More than 100 people have died after a Boeing 737 airliner crashed near Cuba's main airport in Havana, the country's…

Greece, creditors agree on reintroducing single book prices

Greece agreed with international creditors on Friday to reintroduce single prices for books, meaning that books will have the same…

Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Saturday (19/05/2018)

Mostly fair weather and winds from variable directions are forecast for Saturday.

World Museum Day celebrated on May 18 with tours, exhibitions, workshops

Guided tours, exhibitions, art workshops, educational programs, speeches, virtual tours, concerts, theatrical performances, poetry readings, seminars and interactive digital presentations…

The government will not retreat from red lines on Skopje name issue, government sources say

The government will not retreat from its red lines as regards the Skopje name issue but insist on both a…

Parliament to decide on Novartis case ruling by secret ballot

The parliament plenum will decide on Friday by secret ballot on the ruling regarding the Novartis case.

Athens Newspapers Headlines (18/05)

The Friday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Greece meeting its targets for primary surpluses, govt' official says

"There is no doubt that the government is meeting its [primary surplus] targets for 2018-2019 and the discussion is now…

Clear messages to Turkey, Skopje during president's meeting with Estonian counterpart

President of the Republic Prokopios Pavlopoulos sent clear messages on Thursday to Skopje and Turkey, as well as calling for…

Agreement on Greece's debt by June, Dombrovskis says

The final agreement on Greece's exit from the financial assistance programme, expected to be concluded by the Eurogroup in June,…

Greece and its creditors to create a cash reserve fund

The Greek economy has begun to converge with the European one, both in terms of dynamic growth and in terms…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (17/05/2018)

The Thursday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Thursday (17/05/2018)

Mostly fair weather and southerly winds are forecast for Thursday.

Mitsotakis in Sofia for EPP summit, makes statement on Skopje name issue

Greece supports the EU and NATO prospects of the Western Balkan countries but only if they abide by the rules…

Government to re-examine 2 pct tax on mobile phones

The Greek government will re-examine the 2 percent tax imposed on mobile phone users, according to Athens-Macedonian News Agency sources…

Council of State president resigns

Council of State president Nikos Sakellariou resigned on Wednesday, a few days before his retirement.

Spring mid-sales season results disappointing, survey shows

Vasilis Korkidis, president of the Hellenic Confederation of Commerce and Entrepreneurship (ESEE), on Wednesday expressed his concern over the institution…