First post-memorandum budget to be tabled in Parliament

The first post-memorandum budget which provides for a higher than estimated primary surplus in 2019 and does not include pensions…

Commissioner Moscovici speaks of annulment and not deferment of pension cuts

European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici on Wednesday in an interview with Capital.gr spoke of the annulment…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (21/11/2018)

The Wednesday edition of Athens dailies at a glance

Draft bill lowering insurance payments for self-employed passes parliamentary committee

A draft bill reducing insurance contributions by the self-employed sailed through the Greek Parliament's Committee of Social Affairs on Tuesday.

Over 100 ancient coins found in car of Turkish national at Igoumenitsa port

A stash of ancient coins dating to the Roman and Byzantine times were found in the car of a Turkish…

Registered unemployment up in October

Registered unemployment grew 3.55 pct in October, totaling 844,710, from 815,720 in September, the employment organization OAED said in a…

Greek stocks plunge to two-year lows

Greek stocks plunged on Tuesday, pushing the general index of the market below the critical level of 600-point to its…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (20/11/2018)

The Tuesday edition of Athens dailies at a glance

President Pavlopoulos inaugurates exhibition on Rigas Feraios

Greek President Prokopios Pavlopoulos inaugurated on Monday an exhibition on Rigas Feraios called «Rigas and Revolution» that is hosted at…

Alt. FM Katrougalos: Greek foreign policy grounded in international law

«Greek foreign policy is always drawn with international law in mind», said Alternative Foreign Minister George Katrougalos in an interview…

Moscovici: No bad surprises regarding the Greek budget

There will not be any bad surprises regarding the Greek budget, said European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre…

Coroner's office: Death of Zak Kostopoulos not linked to substances

The death of Zak Kostopoulos, 33, who was killed in a violent incident inside a jewellery shop at the center…

Greek bond market closing report

Greek bond yields eased slightly in the domestic electronic secondary bond market on Monday.

Black Friday: European Consumer Centre Ombudsman advises Greek consumers

"Greek consumers must make market research and compare prices before purchasing any products on 'Black Friday'", Ombudsman and Director of…

Light earthquake shakes the Ionian Sea

An earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale jolted the island of Zakynthos at 07:56 on Monday, the Geodynamics Institute…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (19/11)

The Monday edition of Athens dailies at a glance

Weather forecast: Clouds, rain on Monday (19/11)

Rain and winds from variable directions are forecast for Monday.

Two light quakes jolt again the island of Zakynthos

Two light quakes jolted on Sunday morning the island of Zakynthos.

Nineteen arrests over clashes in Polytechnic and Exarchia

Nineteen persons were arrested for the clashes at the Athens Polytechnic and the wider region of the Athens district of…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (18/11/2018)

The Sunday edition of Athens' dailies at a glance.

California wildfires: Trump visits state's deadliest blaze

US President Donald Trump has arrived in California to survey the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in the state's history.

Wet and windy weather forecast for most of Greece on Sunday (18/11/2018)

Rain and storms are forecast in most areas of Greece on Sunday.

Ship carrying suspect cargo sinks in seas off Crete after coast guard orders inspection

The 40-metre vessel "Malpas" sank in waters at least 1,000 metres deep off the southern coast of Crete on Saturday,…

No ferries to Zakynthos, Cephalonia due to strong winds in Ionian Sea

No ferries to Zakynthos, Cephalonia due to strong winds in Ionian Sea.

Athens Newspapers Headlines (17/11/2018)

The Saturday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.