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New deals at beginning of holiday shopping spree - Europe News
New deals at beginning of holiday shopping spree4 hours ago
Some shoppers have camped out for days to get a jump on holiday discounts.
AEK comes back to draw with Rijeka, but still has work to do - Europe News
AEK comes back to draw with Rijeka, but still has work to do 6 hours ago
AEK averted its first loss in the Europa League, but has not yet got the ticket to the knockout stages as its 2-2 draw at home with Rijeka on Thursday means it will have to avoid defeat at Austria Vienna on December 7 to qualify.
Arms deal takes on new twist - Europe News
Arms deal takes on new twist 8 hours ago
The controversy surrounding the arms agreement with Saudi Arabia took on a new twist on Thursday after Defense Minister Panos Kammenos tweeted that he plans to allow lawmakers access to classified documents pertaining to the deal and to declassify other r
OAED helps just one in 40 young people return to work - Europe News
OAED helps just one in 40 young people return to work 8 hours ago
Greece’s Manpower Organization (OAED) appears to be particularly inefficient in helping people aged up to 34 to find work.
Tax dodger lists tabled without a word on takings - Europe News
Tax dodger lists tabled without a word on takings 8 hours ago
The final draft of the 2018 state budget, tabled in Parliament on Tuesday, has some tax dodger lists attached to it. They concern cases of tax evasion and smuggling, yet there is no mention of the money collected.
Greece tops OECD taxation hike chart - Europe News
Greece tops OECD taxation hike chart 8 hours ago
Greece ranked first out of 35 OECD countries in tax hikes last year, according to a report by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, and the budget for 2018 will lead to an even greater tax burden that will stifle growth, the Parliamen
Skorpios and fiber-optics projects get fast-tracked - Europe News
Skorpios and fiber-optics projects get fast-tracked 8 hours ago
Two investment projects adding up to 181.4 million euros entered the fast-track licensing system by decision of the competent interministerial committee headed by Economy and Development Minister Dimitris Papadimitriou on Thursday.
ATHEX: Bourse goes cold turkey - Europe News
ATHEX: Bourse goes cold turkey 9 hours ago
The Thanksgiving holiday in the US saw turnover on the Greek bourse drop to its lowest point since August on Thursday, with stocks presenting a mixed picture at the end of the session.
Greece's vows greater effort to protect refugees over winter - Europe News
Greece's vows greater effort to protect refugees over winter 10 hours ago
Greece has promised to step up efforts to protect migrants and refugees over the winter on the Greek islands, but defended a 2016 deal between Turkey and the European Union to stop the westward flow of migrants into Europe
Flights from Greece: Berlin agrees to limit controls at German airports to travel documents only - Europe News
Flights from Greece: Berlin agrees to limit controls at German airports to travel documents only 10 hours ago
Germany, Greece and the European Commission have reached an agreement on the control procedure at German airports for passengers arriving from Greece. The agreement was reach in a trilateral meeting in Brussels. Commission spokeswoman Natasha Bertaud said
Athens-Berlin ties on the mend after travel checks rift - Europe News
Athens-Berlin ties on the mend after travel checks rift 10 hours ago
A recent rift between Athens and Berlin over increased security checks on travelers arriving in Germany from Greece appears to be on the mend following a meeting in Brussels.
Greece vows greater effort to protect refugees over winter - Europe News
Greece vows greater effort to protect refugees over winter 10 hours ago
Greece has promised to step up efforts to protect migrants and refugees over the winter on the Greek islands, but defended a 2016 deal between Turkey and the European Union to stop the westward flow of migrants into Europe.
Police bust major cannabis-growing operation run out of Attica villas - Europe News
Police bust major cannabis-growing operation run out of Attica villas 11 hours ago
Four Vietnamese and one Chinese national, aged between 28 and 35, are facing multiple charges after police raided three fully equipped labs used for growing and processing hydroponic cannabis.
Disgruntled hospital workers barge into ministry, interrupt meeting - Europe News
Disgruntled hospital workers barge into ministry, interrupt meeting 11 hours ago
Some 50 to 60 members of the union representing Greece’s public hospital workers, POEDIN, on Thursday barged into the Health Ministry and made it to the ministry’s amphitheater.
European Commission announces new initiative for natural disaster management - Europe News
European Commission announces new initiative for natural disaster management 11 hours ago
A new plan being put forward by the European Commission for managing natural disasters like the deadly flash floods that hit western Attica last week contains significant incentives for European Union member-states to strengthen their prevention and manag
Greek PM to meet French president during Paris visit - Europe News
Greek PM to meet French president during Paris visit 11 hours ago
Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will meet on Friday in Paris with French President Emmanuel Macron for a working breakfast. 
Mouzalas doesn't make cut for CoE's human rights commissioner - Europe News
Mouzalas doesn't make cut for CoE's human rights commissioner 11 hours ago
Greek Migration Minister Yiannis Mouzalas is not among the final top three candidates for the Council of Europe’s human rights commissioner, after coming in fourth place on Thursday with 21 votes.
Tsipras to meet French President on Friday - Europe News
Tsipras to meet French President on Friday 13 hours ago
Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will be awarded for his courage to keep Greece in the euro, Patrick Wajsman, the founder and director of the quarterly French political affairs magazine Politique Internationale, told the Athens-Macedonian News Agency, on Wed
PM Tsipras: We want a different model for Greece - Europe News
PM Tsipras: We want a different model for Greece 13 hours ago
Planning a future without the mistakes of the past, in which Greece will have a different production model that is modern, sustainable and fair, is the most critical goal for Greece's government at this time, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Thursday
Motor Oil signs five year deal with Rosneft - Europe News
Motor Oil signs five year deal with Rosneft 13 hours ago
Rosneft, Petrocas Energy (a Rosneft Group subsidiary) and Motor Oil Hellas Corinth Refineries signed a trilateral agreement concerning intents in the crude oil and oil product supply sector. The document defines the intentions of the parties for arrangem
Kasta Tomb in Amphipolis to be visitable in 3 years - Europe News
Kasta Tomb in Amphipolis to be visitable in 3 years 13 hours ago
Talking to reporters during the presentation of a new temporary exhibition on the Emperor Hadrian at the National Archaeological Museum in Athens, Culture and Sports Minister Lydia Koniordou on Wednesday noted that the Kasta Tomb in Amphipolis will probab