Greek Economy

SYRIZA Central Committee Secretary: We don't Recognize the Agreement with the Troika

The denial of his party to stick with the two-month extension of the Greek program expressed the Secretary of the Central Committee of main opposition SYRIZA, Dimitris Vitsas, leaving at the same time the possibility open of not even recognizing the agreement...

Greek Govt VP and German FinMin: Political Stability Is Key for Greek Economy

To the reforms and the progress Greece has made during all this time, referred the German Finance Minister, Wolfgang Schaeuble, after his meeting with Greek government Vice President and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos, earlier this afternoon in Berlin. "Greece has gone...

Greek PM: 'Nobody has the Right to Undermine Political Stability'

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras unleashed a barrage of criticism against main opposition SYRIZA on Tuesday, charging the party with trying to create political uncertainty and using blackmail to obstruct the election of the new President of the Hellenic...

PM Samaras on Greece's 'New Era of Opportunity'

The progress made on the Greek economy over the last two years, as well as the many opportunities now offered to investors, emphasized Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras in a message he sent via webcast at the 16th annual Capital...

Greek FinMin: We are Working to Avoid Return to Uncertainty

His estimation that significant progress has been made in the ongoing talks between Troika's representatives and the Greek government, expressed earlier today Finance Minister Gikas Hardouvelis, during his speech at the Greek Economic Conference organized by the American-Hellenic Chamber...

Greece: Between the Troika and a Hard Place

As negotiations between the Troika of international lenders and Greece remain at a standstill, the next day looks bleak. The Greek coalition government may hope that by making new proposals, our creditors will back down, but in reality, they...

Cosco's Captain Fu: "Greece Is Worth Investing in with Any Government in Charge"

Captain Fu Chengqui, the top executive of Chinese giant Cosco in Greece says that the country is an attractive investment destination, no matter what the government is, on the day he signed a new 230 million euro investment for Cosco to expand its operation in Greece's largest port.

Greek Govt VP Venizelos’ Meeting with Former PM Simitis 'Good and Substantial'

Greek government Vice President and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos met with his predecessor in the presidency of PASOK and Former Prime Minister Costas Simitis earlier today, concluding the series of meetings with figurative PASOK members. The meeting focused on...

George David Receives ALBA Business Unusual Award

On Monday, November 10, the 3rd Business unusual Award by ALBA Graduate Business School and The American College of Greece was awarded to George David, during a ceremony held at the Hotel Grande Bretagne in Athens. Two hundred and...

'Negotiations Progressing,' Greek FinMin Says

"We had a detailed discussion about everything. The negotiation is progressing," Greek Finance Minister Gikas Hardouvelis said on Monday, immediately after a two-hour meeting with Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras. In statements to reporters waiting outside as he left the...