Economia Blog

New Democracy critisises SYRIZA over latest Elliniko setback

New Democracy critisises SYRIZA over latest Elliniko setback

Christian J. Hadjipateras 05/10/2017 0
Following the Central Archaeological Council’s (KAS) decision that a large part of the Elliniko plot be declared an archaeological site, the oppoositi...
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Greece appoints new CEO to lead privatisation programme

Greece appoints new CEO to lead privatisation programme

Christian J. Hadjipateras 04/10/2017 0
Greece has appointed Riccardo Lambiris as the new chief executive of its privatization agency, which is trying to sell assets to comply with the terms...
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Head of Eurogroup urges Greece not to go to the polls before 2019

Head of Eurogroup urges Greece not to go to the polls before 2019

Christian J. Hadjipateras 03/10/2017 0
The head of the Eurogroup and Dutch finance minister, Jeroen Dijsselbloem has called for the possibility of early elections to be put to bed insisting...
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«Investment-led»: the name of the game

«Investment-led»: the name of the game

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 02/10/2017 0
Investment-led reboot of the economy: such is the name of the game in Greece while the new budget (for 2018, the year the current Adjustment Programme...
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SYRIZA-led government to go to Greece’s highest court as Elliniko redevelopment shambles continues

SYRIZA-led government to go to Greece’s highest court as Elliniko redevelopment shambles continues

Christian J. Hadjipateras 02/10/2017 0
The SYRIZA-led government is considering taking the dispute between the Central Archaeological Council (KAS) to the Council of State, the country’s hi...
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Mitsotakis calls for action over ongoing Elliniko dispute

Mitsotakis calls for action over ongoing Elliniko dispute

Christian J. Hadjipateras 28/09/2017 0
The leader of the opposition Kyriakos Mitsotakis has called for the resignation of the Culture Ministry’s general secretary Maria Andreadaki-Vlazaki o...
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European Central Bank hints at stress tests for Greek banks to start next year

European Central Bank hints at stress tests for Greek banks to start next year

Christian J. Hadjipateras 27/09/2017 0
The European Central Bank (ECB) yesterday hinted that it could agree to the onging demand by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a review of the...
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Capital Link’s 10th Annual Shipping, Marine Services & Offshore Forum

Capital Link’s 10th Annual Shipping, Marine Services & Offshore Forum

Christian J. Hadjipateras 26/09/2017 0
Capital Link’s 10th Annual Shipping, Marine Services & Offshore Forum took place on September 12th in London at Moorgate Plaza. The Forum was held in ...
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Latest poll gives ND a clear lead over incompetent SYRIZA government

Latest poll gives ND a clear lead over incompetent SYRIZA government

Christian J. Hadjipateras 26/09/2017 0
The latest poll conducted by the University of Macedonia has shown a clear lead for the main opposition party New Democracy over the deluded hard-left...
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Eurogroup president to meet with Greek prime minister

Eurogroup president to meet with Greek prime minister

Christian J. Hadjipateras 25/09/2017 0
The head of the Eurogroup, Dutch finance minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem, will meet with Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras in Athens later today for ta...
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Greek public opinion and German elections

Greek public opinion and German elections

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 25/09/2017 0
Greek public opinion has always been sensitive to political events, even to under-currents of political change abroad. The antics of American politics...
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Greece eyes bond swap as bailout exit looms

Greece eyes bond swap as bailout exit looms

Christian J. Hadjipateras 21/09/2017 0
Greece is looking into the option of swapping small bond issues for new ones as it prepares to end the international bailout program next year accordi...
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Tsipras attempts to shift attention to apparent growth in the economy following oil spill

Tsipras attempts to shift attention to apparent growth in the economy following oil spill

Christian J. Hadjipateras 20/09/2017 0
Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras is heading to Crete as he continues to talk up growth in an attempt to hide his government’s incompetence followin...
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Greece tops EU list for e-payments

Greece tops EU list for e-payments

Christian J. Hadjipateras 19/09/2017 0
Greece was the fastest user of e-payments within the EU in 2016 with a 108.8% year-on-year increase according to the European Central Bank (ECB). The ...
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US Ambassador to Greece emphasises the ever-growing importance of Northern Greece

US Ambassador to Greece emphasises the ever-growing importance of Northern Greece

Christian J. Hadjipateras 18/09/2017 0
The US Ambassador to Greece, Geoffrey Pyatt has stressed the important role that Northern Greece can play as the country aims to return to growth. He ...
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Of political convergence

Of political convergence

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 18/09/2017 0
The traditional cat-and-dog fight in the Thessaloniki Fair, the one event that launches every year the ever-contentious political debate in Greece, ha...
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