Economia Blog

New Democracy calls for Greek diaspora to be given the right to vote

New Democracy calls for Greek diaspora to be given the right to vote

Christian J. Hadjipateras 24/10/2017 0
The main opposition part New Democracy (ND) has submitted a proposal to parliament calling for a change in the law to allow Greeks living abroad to be...
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Back to Europe...

Back to Europe...

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 23/10/2017 0
The visit of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to the U.S., his meeting President Trump at the White House - with some Rose Garden thrown in for goo...
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Greece creditors to visit Athens amid delays in implementing conditions

Greece creditors to visit Athens amid delays in implementing conditions

Christian J. Hadjipateras 23/10/2017 7
Officials representing Greece’s main three creditors are due in Athens today to review the third bailout program, agreed a few months ago, amid concer...
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UK PM urges Greeks to stay post-Brexit

UK PM urges Greeks to stay post-Brexit

Christian J. Hadjipateras 20/10/2017 0
UK prime minister Theresa May has called on Greeks living in the UK to remain there after the country leaves the EU. Speaking to the Greek daily, Ta N...
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New Democracy leader Mitsotakis outlines his vision in Brussels

New Democracy leader Mitsotakis outlines his vision in Brussels

Christian J. Hadjipateras 19/10/2017 0
The leader of New Democracy (ND) Kyriakos Mitsotakis met with the European People’s Party at the European Union HQ in Brussels. During the meeting he ...
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Tsipras and Trump meet in Washington

Tsipras and Trump meet in Washington

Christian J. Hadjipateras 18/10/2017 0
Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras met with US President Donald Trump at the White House with the latter claiming that ‘Greece is coming back’ in ref...
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Geopolitical unrest and geo-economic opportunity

Geopolitical unrest and geo-economic opportunity

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 16/10/2017 0
The sight of a radical-left political leader of an Eastern-Mediterranean Southern-European country visiting Washington and meeting with President Trum...
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American firm BlackRock considering backing out of plans to invest in Greece

American firm BlackRock considering backing out of plans to invest in Greece

Christian J. Hadjipateras 11/10/2017 0
The US investment firm BlackRock is considering putting a hold on plans to construct a 50,000-square metre mall in Athens due to long delays cause by ...
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Schauble insists Greece on right track as he prepares to step down as German finance minister

Schauble insists Greece on right track as he prepares to step down as German finance minister

Christian J. Hadjipateras 10/10/2017 0
Wolfgang Schauble has again insisted the Greece is on the right track as he prepares to step down as German finance minister – Europe’s most powerful ...
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Greek prime minister to visit Washington

Greek prime minister to visit Washington

Christian J. Hadjipateras 09/10/2017 0
Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras will be visiting Washington next week for talks with President Donald Trump. Also on the PM’s agenda is a visit to...
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Step in the right direction?

Step in the right direction?

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 09/10/2017 0
The Thessaloniki Summit 2017, organised by the Confederation of Industry for Northern Greece around the theme “Strong and Competitive industrial Base ...
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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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