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,…

Lavender Hill bus crash: Two women rescued

A double-decker bus crashed into a shop in south London and two women were left trapped on the top deck.

Tsakalotos: Government doesn't question data on which its program was based on

The Greek government doesn’t question the quality of the statistical data on which the country’s adjustment program is based on,…

U.S. slaps new sanctions on Venezuela, fugitive mayor defiant

Washington imposed sanctions on eight Venezuelan officials on Wednesday for their role in creating an all-powerful legislative body loyal to…

Kenya election 2017: Commission denies system was hacked

Kenya's electoral commission has denied opposition claims its IT system was hacked in order to manipulate Tuesday's election results.

Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Thursday (10/08/2017)

Mostly fair weather and northerly winds are forecast for Thursday.

Katrougalos: The third review will not have the political characteristics of the previous ones

The third review will not have the political characteristics of the first and the second review, the page has been…

Athens Newspaper Headlines (09/08/2017)

The Wednesday edition of Athens' dailies at a glance.

Car rams into soldiers, injuring six, in Paris suburb

A car rammed into a group of soldiers in a Parisian suburb on Wednesday, injuring six before speeding off in…

Deadly earthquake strikes China's Sichuan province

A 7.0 magnitude earthquake has killed at least 13 people and injured scores more in China's south-western province of Sichuan.