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Over 8 in 10 of the 300 Greek Lawmakers Hold University Degrees

The majority of Greek parliament members are university graduates, with lawyers and doctors ranking first, while only seven percent do not hold a degree. In a survey conducted by the National Center for Political Research in order to determine the...

Increase in Toll Fees, Except For MPs

Toll fees have increased in Greece since Wednesday at midnight, as announced by concessionaire consortium “Nea Odos.” The increase concerns the national road network between Athens and Lamia. Drivers will have to pay 40-60% more in most toll stations between...

Property Tax, Venizelos and Samaras Agree on Changes

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and his coalition partner Evangelos Venizelos agreed on Wednesday that the government should make changes to its property tax bill in a bid to overcome opposition from their MPs but faced the prospect of...

Six Deputies of Greek Descent in Albanian Parliament

A total of six deputies of Greek descent are participating in the new Parliament of Albania. They all belong to different political parties, which cooperate as governmental partners in the framework of the new Albanian government. Edi Rama (PS) has...

Greek MPs Visit the UK Parliament

Greek MPs Ntinos Vrettos(PASOK), Ilias Karanikas (PASOK) and Panos Panayotopoulos (New Democracy) paid a 2-day visit to the UK Parliament in London, invited by the Greek-British Friendship Committee. Major purpose of the meeting among Greek and British MPs was to...