foreign media

Foreign Media Reports on Eurogroup 'Shipwreck'

“It is never pleasant to watch a relationship founder. Greece’s Prime Minister, Alexis Tsipras, has charged its creditors with trying to humiliate the country; he has accused the IMF of ‘criminal responsibility’ for Greece’s suffering. Prominent euro-zone politicians are...

Foreign Media: Greece's Creditors Losing Their Patience

According to foreign media reports, German Chancellor showed her discomfort after her last meeting with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras in Brussels. The German chancellor is now considering the possibility of a Grexit as time is running out. Every...

Foreign Media Criticize Greece Over IMF Installment

Greece and the new developments in the negotiation process have attracted foreign media attention, since yesterday. Well-known news agencies and newspapers are attacking and criticizing the Greek issue and the fact that the negotiations have reached an impasse, since...

Foreign Media Reports After Tsipras-Juncker Meeting

The risk of imposing capital controls in Greece has increased considerably, according to a CNBC article which explains the reasons that led to this development. “Greece's economy and its banking sector are feeling the strain of the reforms-for-rescue deadlock...

Foreign Media Predict Tsipras Will Threaten for Referendum

The intention of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to appeal to the people in the form of a referendum if Greece’s creditors ask the Greek government to implement austerity measures that the Greek government cannot accept has been widely...

Foreign Media Reports on Tsipras-EU Negotiations

German media appear optimistic, yet cautious regarding the possibility of reaching an agreement between Athens and Brussels until the critical Eurogroup meeting on Monday, February 16. Meanwhile, other international media point out that after yesterday's summit Greece and Germany...

Foreign Media: Greek PM Appears Determined

Foreign media reached a conclusion after Alexis Tsipras’ statements in the Greek Parliament on Sunday evening, February 8. The Greek Prime Minister appears determined to put an end to austerity measures, even if that leads to a Grexit. Reuters’ reporter...

Foreign Media Show Increased Interest in Greek Presidential Election

Increased interest in covering the ballots for the election of the new President of the Hellenic Republic have shown numerous (according to some reports more than 15) foreign news agencies, television stations and newspapers, who have already sent their...

Foreign Media Reactions on Greek Elections

International media continue to comment on the forthcoming European Parliament elections and the prospect of Greece’s main opposition Coalition of the Radical Left (SYRIZA) party topping the vote, while also referring to the possibility of early national elections in...

ERT’s Closing Down Worldwide News

The news that Greece’s public broadcaster ERT will close down and then reopen with a far smaller number of workers is traveling around the world. Minutes after the Government spokesman, Simos Kedikoglou, announced that ERT will close, the American news...