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Greek Court of Audit Grants Retired MPs Up to €100,000 in Back Pensions

Greece's Court of Audit has decided that retired members of parliament are entitled to up to 100,000 euros in pension pay retroactively, according to...

Greek Gov't to Change Immigration Policy Under EU Pressure

The Greek government is to change immigration policy under constant pressure by the European Union in regards to stemming the migrant inflow to Europe. Earlier...

Centrists Union Chief: 'Potami MP Approached Me to Topple Gov't'

President of Centrists Union Vassilis Leventis revealed on Tuesday that a Potami MP approached him and suggested that they topple the SYRIZA-ANEL government. Leventis was...

German Politicians Want Greece Out of Eurozone and Schengen

Two high-ranking German politicians expressed the opinion that Greece should be out of the Schengen zone and the Eurozone for a period of time. Wolfgang...

Economic Crisis Leads Many Greeks to Gambling Addiction

Gambling addicts seeking help have increased 20-25 percent in the past five years, a fact that is attributed mostly to the economic crisis. The gambling...

Pontian Brotherhood to Establish Pontian Intsitute of Distance Learning

The Pontian Brothrehood Panagia Soumela of Toronto announced the establishment of the Pontian Institute of distance learning education (www.pon-edu.com) by members of the Brotherhood...

Greece to be Under Close Eurogroup Supervision in 2016

Greece will feature heavily on the Eurogroup agenda in the first six months of 2016 as creditors want to supervise closely the progress of...

Stratfor Report: 'Collapse of Greek Government Cannot be Ruled Out'

In 2016, Greece will be far from exiting recession, unemployment will remain high and the government will face citizen dissatisfaction and social unrest, according...

Greek Gov't Takes Series of Welfare Measures for 2016

The Greek government has passed a series of welfare measures claiming to help the most vulnerable groups in 2016 and tackle the migrant inflow. According...

Female Refugees Face Sexual Exploitation in Greece

Female refugees face sexual exploitation while children are vulnerable to kidnapping, on the perilous journey from Turkey to Greece and then to northern Europe,...