Juncker sees Greece exiting the programme soon

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Tuesday expressed his conviction that the Greek programme will soon be completed.

We have the chance for a good decision on debt relief at the end of June, Scholz says

"We have the chance for a very good decision, at the end of June, on debt relief, as well as…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (05/06/2018)

The Tuesday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Tuesday (05/06/2018)

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

Byzantine & Christian Museum offering free tours of its Gardens this week

The Byzantine and Christian Museum will participate in this year's "Green Cultural Routes" event by opening and presenting its courtyard…

Guatemala volcano: Dozens die as Fuego volcano erupts

Guatemala's most violent volcano eruption in more than a century has killed at least 25 people.

Large number of migrants and refugees located at Zakros, Crete

Sixty refugees and migrants, mostly of a young age and including several women and nine children, were located on the…

Tsipras to meet Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will meet with the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, at the Maximos Mansion, at 13:00.

Greece is waiting for Zaev to take the decisive step for an agreement, Tzanakopoulos says

"The Greek government is waiting for (Skopje Prime Minister Zoran) Zaev to take the decisive step for an agreement; the…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (04/06/2018)

The Monday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Monday (04/06/2018)

Fair weather and northerly winds are forecast for Monday.

Children among 9 dead as refugee boat sinks off Turkey

Nine people, including six children, died as a boat sank off the coast of the southern Turkish province of Antalya,…

FinMin Tsakalotos sees tax reductions as of 2019

Greece will not have any new commitments nor additional prior actions, Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said on Sunday in an…

Centeno: Greek debt deal will be credible to markets

Euro zone lenders will put together a debt relief deal for Greece that will be credible to markets and involve…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (03/06/2018)

The Sunday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Sunday (03/06/2018)

Fair weather and northerly winds are forecast for Sunday.

Pedro Sánchez is sworn in as Spain's new prime minister

Spanish Socialist Pedro Sánchez has been sworn in as the country's new prime minister by King Felipe after the ousting…

Earthquake: 3.9 Richter jolts Zakynthos

An earthquake measuring 3.9 on the Richter scale shook the island of Zakynthos on Saturday, according to the Institute of…

Greek debt relief issue to dominate Washington Group

The issue of the Greek debt relief and the IMF participation in the Greek programme will dominate the meeting of…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (02/06/2018)

The Saturday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

US-North Korea: Trump says summit with Kim is back on

Donald Trump's summit with Kim Jong-un in Singapore on 12 June is back on, the US president says, a week…

June may prove to be a very important month for Greece, Papadimoulis says

«June may prove to be a very important month for Greece, because it can - and we are working for…

Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Saturday

Fair weather and northerly winds are forecast for Saturday. Wind velocity will reach 6 on the Beaufort scale. Scattered clouds…

Nothing has been agreed on Skopje name issue, Tzanakopoulos says

There are political and social balances in Parliament that can deliver a very large majority when the agreement on the…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (01/06)

The Friday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.