Ten being questioned after clashes in Athens rally; additional rallies for Grigoropoulos in evening

Ten persons were taken in for questioning over the clashes that took place on Thursday afternoon during a rally for…

Tension at Klathmonos Square - Syntagma metro station closed due to rallies for Grigoropoulos

Tension erupted between young people and the police during a rally at Klathmonos Square held to mark the anniversary of…

Greece unveils draft law on strategic investments

Economy and Development Minister Yiannis Dragasakis placed on a public electronic consultation a draft law on attracting strategic investments.

Athens Stock Exchange opening: Drop

Equity prices were falling on Thursday on the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE), with the basic share price index down 1.07…

Strict security measures for anniversary of Grigoropoulos' murder

Greek police will be on alert on Thursday, December 6, due to the rallies to be held to mark the…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (06/12/2018)

The Thursday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Cloudy on Thursday (06/12/2018)

Clouds and northerly winds are forecast for Thursday.

City of Athens, Christmas city of angels

A swarm of angels will be released on the streets of Athens as part of the holiday makeover the City…

Former minister Anthopoulos one of four handed suspended jail sentences for usury

Former minister Yiannis Anthopoulos and three other defendants were each sentenced to a 15-year suspended jail sentence on Wednesday for…

Trolleys to hold 3-hr work stoppage on Dec. 12

Trolleys will not run in Athens from 12:00 to 15:00 on December 12 so staff may attend a union meeting.

Half a million Greek children injured every year

Approximately 500,000 children are injured in Greece every year out of which 700 die and 3,000 are incapacitated, according to…

Insurance damages from September storms estimated at 7.0 million euros

The value of damages from extreme weather conditions that swept part of the country in September 27-30 is estimated at…

Skourletis announces SYRIZA political rally in Thessaloniki

SYRIZA is organsing a major political rally in Thessaloniki on Friday, December 14, at 19:30 in the evening, with Prime…

Tsipras meets mayor of Kalymnos during visit to the island

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Wednesday visited the island of Kalymnos in the southeastern Aegean.

Athens Stock Exchange opening: Drop

Equity prices were falling on Wednesday on the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE), with the basic share price index down 0.59…

PM Tsipras to visit Kalymnos

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is visiting Kalymnos on Wednesday to inaugurate the Naval Academy on the island.

Athens Newspapers Headlines (05/12/2018)

The Wednesday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Partly cloudy on Wednesday (05/12/2018)

Partly cloudy and northerly winds are forecast for Wednesday.

Drones, helicopter and over 5,000 policemen deployed for anniversary of Grigoropoulos murder

Greek police will be on alert ahead of Thursday, December 6 and the rallies being organised to mark the anniversary…

Alt Foreign Min Katrougalos meets with FYROM Foreign Min Dimitrov on sidelines of NATO meeting

BRUSSELS (ANA/M. Aroni) - Problematic statements throwing the actual content of the Prespes Agreement into doubt must be avoided, Alternate…

Prosecutor and magistrate disagree on detention orders for gold smuggling suspects

The case of the eight people remanded in custody on charges of gold smuggling took yet another turn on Tuesday…

Road traffic deaths plunge in Greece during the crisis

The number of road traffic deaths in Greece has plummeted during the years of the economic crisis, according to figures…

Eight held for gold smuggling to be released after magistrate revokes detention orders

Eight people remanded in custody on charges of gold smuggling, including the owner of a well-known chain of pawn shops,…

Greece to suspend implementation of capital tax on real estate transactions

The Greek government will suspend the implementation of a 15 pct capital tax on real estate property transactions, sources told…

Pavlopoulos meets with Slovenia's President Pahor

Greece is not prepared, ahead of the completion of the Prespes Agreement and prior to its ratification, to accept any…