IMF revises upwards Greece's growth estimates

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) revised 2019 growth estimates upwards to 2.4%. This forecast is revised upwards by + 0.6%,…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (09/10/2018)

The Tuesday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Partly cloudy on Tuesday (09/10/2018)

Partly cloudy and northerly winds are forecast for Tuesday.

No 'Plan B' for Skopje to join NATO without Greek deal, Stoltenberg says

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Monday repeated that the only path leading to NATO entry for Skopje passed via…

Sirens to go off throughout Greece on Tuesday in civil defence exercise

Sirens will go off in tests throughout Greece on Tuesday, as part of the nationwide civil defence exercise “Parmenion”, the…

Climate report: Scientists urge deep rapid change to limit warming

It's the final call, say scientists, the most extensive warning yet on the risks of rising global temperatures.

Jair Bolsonaro: Far-right candidate wins first round of Brazil election

A far-right candidate, Jair Bolsonaro, has won the first round of Brazil's presidential election.

Athens Newspapers Headlines (08/10/2018)

The Monday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Monday (08/10/2018)

Mostly fair and winds from variable directions are forecast for Monday.

There will be no new hotspots on the islands, Migration Min Vitsas says

There will be no new hotspots on the island of Lesvos or on other Aegean islands, Migration Minister Dimitris Vitsas…

Traffic disruptions on Saturday in central Athens and Athens-Corinth motorway due to bike race

There will be traffic changes on Saturday in Athens and on Athens-Corinth motorway due to the cycling race "30th Spartakiada".

Speculative attack with political implications, Pappas says

"There was a speculative attack with political implications because some circles chose to remain silent," Digital Policy Minister Nikos Pappas…

New Democracy unveils new logo on 44th birthday

New Democracy is truly a progressive party for the people and will always serve the needs of the nation, said…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (05/10/2018)

The Friday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Clouds, rain on Friday (05/10/2018)

Clouds, rain and northerly winds are forecast for Friday.

Labour Minister announces new unemployment programmes for 2019 worth 632.5 mln euros

"The government's plans include the introduction of 11 new programmes worth 632,500,000 euros in the first quarter of 2019 aimed…

The stock market's course does not correspond to economy's fundamentals, Tzanakopoulos says

The stock market's course on Wednesday does not correspond to the Greek economy's fundamentals and the banks' situation, government spokesman…

United Airlines flight lands safely after mayday call

A United Airlines flight has landed safely at Sydney Airport after issuing a mayday call due to low fuel reserves,…

Lawmakers approve transport amendment for Athens, Thessaloniki

Lawmakers approved on Wednesday an amendment to the metropolitan planning of urban transport in Athens and Thessaloniki.

Athens Newspapers Headlines (04/10/2018)

The Thursday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.

Weather forecast: Cloudy on Thursday (04/10/2018)

Clouds and northerly winds are forecast for Thursday.

President Pavlopoulos: The danger of nazism is not over

President of Republic Prokopios Pavlopoulos attended the events for the declaration of the village of Kallikratis on Crete as a…

Rédoine Faïd: French helicopter jailbreak gangster captured

Rédoine Faïd, a French gangster who broke out of jail using a hijacked helicopter in July, has been recaptured, police…

FinMin Tsakalotos optimistic that pensions will not need to be cut

Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said he was "almost very optimistic" that pensions, slated to be cut as of January 1,…

Athens Newspapers Headlines (03/10/2018)

The Wednesday edition of Athens dailies at a glance.