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Greek PM Announces Cabinet Reshuffle

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis announced on Tuesday the new persons to be included in the new cabinet reshuffle aiming at operational improvements in the areas of Finance, Growth, Labor, Health and the Environment. As expected, there were only minor...

Greek Prime Minister Tsipras Reshuffles Cabinet

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras announced a minor reshuffling of his cabinet on Friday, following decisions by some ministers to run as candidates in local and municipal elections scheduled for May. Georgios Katrougalos, who has been upgraded from his post as...

Tsipras Makes New Greek Cabinet Reshuffle to Appear More Open to the Center, Right

Tuesday's third cabinet reshuffle in three years shows that Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is clutching at straws after a public outcry following the deadly East Attica fires. His administration's inadequacy to handle the natural disaster and the lack of...

Cabinet Reshuffle: Senator Sinodinos Named Industry, Innovation and Science Minister

This week it was announced that Senator Arthur Sinodinos will be taking over the role of industry, innovation and science minister, replacing Greg Hunt, following a cabinet reshuffle. The announcement was made on Wednesday following the reshuffle by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull. The...

Greek Cabinet Reshuffle Makes Sovereign Bonds Soar

The move by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to cleanse his cabinet of hard-left ministers has prompted a surge in market confidence, with bonds soaring to three-month highs on Monday morning, The Guardian says. After the reshuffle, in which Tsipras got...

Greek Government Has 28 Days to Complete 2nd Bailout Program Review

The Greek government will rush to complete the second bailout program evaluation by December 5, when the euro zone finance ministers will convene for the last time in 2016. Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras stressed the issue in the first cabinet meeting...

Greek PM: Everyday Life of Citizens is Our Top Priority

"People's every day life is our top priority," stated Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Sunday, addressing his new cabinet after Friday's reshuffle. Tsipras gave the signal for the completion of the second bailout program review saying that the aim...

Tsipras Gets Rid of Leftist Deadweight in Cabinet Reshuffle, Recycles Buddies

The Alexis Tsipras cabinet reshuffle served several purposes and it was an effort to send several messages, but mainly it was to get rid of a lot of hard leftists who were living contradictions between SYRIZA ideology and government...

New Expanded Cabinet Sworn In in Greece

Greece's new, expanded cabinet as decided by Friday's government reshuffle was sworn in before President Prokopis Pavlopoulos on Saturday at 1:00 pm at the Presidential Mansion. Speaking to reporters after the ceremony, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras signaled he would...