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Greece-US cooperation in energy dominates conference by Transatlantic Leadership Network

The strategic dimension of Greece-US cooperation in the energy sector dominated the conference organized by the Transatlantic Leadership Network in Washington, entitled “Mediterranean: Opportunities and Challenges”. The conference [...]

Lawmakers to vote on Constitution articles to be revised

Greek Parliament will vote on Thursday on which articles of the Constitution will be revised by the House that will be sworn in after this year’s elections. Lawmakers will have one ticket on which the proposals from the two main parties will [...]

United Nations received North Macedonia’s note verbale

The Secretary-General congratulated the two countries and Prime Ministers Alexis Tsipras and Zoran Zaev on their determination in creating a forward-looking vision for relations between the two countries and reconciliation in the Balkan region [...]

Agricultural Development Minister Arachovitis to meet with protesting farmers on Thursday

Agricultural Development and Foods Minister Stavros Arachovitis will receive a delegation of protesting farmers at 18:30 on Thursday, according to a statement issued by the Ministry on Tuesday. The meeting will also be attended by Deputy Minister [...]

Two-day debate in Parliament on Constitutional Revision starts on Tuesday

The two-day debate in parliament on the Constitutional Revision will start on Tuesday, at 10 am, and is expected to be concluded with a roll cast vote on Thursday. According to parliament rules, the proposal needs to be approved by at least [...]

FYROM’s Zoran Zaev and Gjorge Ivanov on signing of NATO membership protocol

Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) Prime Minister Zoran Zaev termed Wednesday a “historic day”, on the occasion of the signing of the accession protocol as his country joined NATO. In a message to a social media site, [...]

PM Tsipras: Greece and Turkey have agreed to reduce tension in the Aegean

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras referred to the difficult points of the Greek-Turkish relations in recent times, during a joint press conference with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday following a meeting held earlier between the [...]

Government source: ‘Minimun wage will rise by 8 pct’

The minimum wage will most likely see an increase of 8 pct, thus climbing to 633 euros from the current 586 euros, a government source told the Athens-Macedonian News Agency (ANA) on Saturday. The source said that the matter will be finalised [...]

New weather system to bring rain and low temperatures

Two low pressure systems will affect the weather in Greece until Sunday, January 27, according to the National Observatory of Athens weather service. A new weather system, named “Phoebus”, will bring rainfall in almost every part [...]

Police: Μembers of the far-right are responsible for the incidents at Syntagma

Our estimation is that the persons that provoked the incidents during the demonstration against the Prespes Agreement at Syntagma square on Sunday come from the extreme right. It was impossible for members of the anti-establishment groups that [...]