Weather forecast: Rain, thunderstorms on Saturday (16/06/2018)

Heavy rain and thunderstorms are forecast for Saturday.

Golden Dawn barred from parliament debate after MP urges military to arrest PM, president

Parliament President Nikos Voutsis urged on Friday the appropriate parliamentary bodies to intervene after far-right Golden Dawn MP Kostas Barbaroussis…

Debate on motion of censure continues for second day in parliament

The debate in parliament on the motion of censure against the government tabled by main opposition New Democracy is continuing…

Protest rally against Skopje name deal held in Syntagma Square, opposite parliament

Protestors objecting to the agreement reached between the governments of Greece and Skopje for resolving the name issue gathered in…

Athens Newspaper Headlines (15/06/2018)

The Friday edition of Athens' dailies at a glance.

Convicted terrorist Koufodinas granted 48 hour furlough

Convicted terrorist Dimitris Koufodinas has been granted 48 hour furlough from Korydallos prison, authorities said Thursday.

Stormy weather to hit Greece on Friday, run to Tuesday

Adverse weather is forecast from Friday to Tuesday, with local rain, storms, hailstorms and a drop in temperatures by the…

Greek budget showed primary surplus of 1.539 bln euros in Jan-May

Greek state budget showed a primary surplus of 1.539 billion euros in the January-May period, from a budget target for…

EU's Mogherini: All political groups in Europarliament welcome the Tsipras-Zaev agreement

The European Union will continue to accompany and support negotiations between Greece and FYROM on the name issue, High Representative…

Athens city council rejects Kaminis trip to Skopje

The Athens city council rejected a visit by mayor Giorgos Kaminis to Skopje in a vote held Thursday.

ECB lowers borrowing ceiling for Greek banks

The European Central Bank accepted a request by the Bank of Greece to lower the borrowing ceiling for Greek banks…

Regling: Greece is the first success story in Europe

Greece is the first success story in Europe, European Stability Mechanism (ESM) chief Klaus Regling said on Wednesday in a…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (13/06)

The Wednesday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

FM Kotzias to meet his counterpart Lavrov in Moscow

Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias will meet his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov in Moscow, at 10:00. The joint press conference of…

ND leader Mitsotakis requests urgent meeting with President Pavlopoulos

Main opposition New Democracy (ND) leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Tuesday asked for an urgent meeting with President of the Hellenic…

FM Kotzias: We have ensured the end of irredentism

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias on Monday evening outlined the details of the agreement being hammered out with the Former…

Debt relief should be substantially frontloaded, EU Commissioner Moscovici says

European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs Pierre Moscovici expressed certainty that a final agreement covering the post-programme period, surveillance…

Athens Newspaper Headlines (12/06)

The Tuesday edition of Athens' dailies at a glance.

Spectacular rise in numbers visiting the site of Knossos

The number of visitors to the Knossos archaeological site on Crete recorded a spectacular increase, according to official figures for…

Pavlopoulos: Greece's borders are clearly defined by international and European law

The borders of Greece are clearly defined by international and European law without any hint of a "gray zone," President…

Major financial, tax and legislative interventions planned after August, Vernardakis says

The government will strive to implement a plan of major financial, tax and legislative interventions after August, State Minister Christoforos…

Chancellor Merkel to meet IMF chief Lagarde

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet on Tuesday with International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde.

Vianex president and former president of Panathinaikos BC Pavlos Giannakopoulos dies at 88

Founder and co-owner of the Greek pharmaceutical company VIANEX Pavlos Giannakopoulos died on Sunday at at the age of 88.

Athens Newspapers Headlines (11/06/2018)

The Monday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Partly cloudy on Monday (11/06/2018)

Partly cloudy and northerly winds are forecast for Monday.