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Employees at Public Broadcaster ERT to Hold Work Stoppages This Week

Employees at public broadcaster ERT will hold a series of work stoppages as of Wednesday to protest against chronic problems, such as new hirings in specific fields throughout the country, independence from digital network operator Digea and a new...

ERT Closure Constitutional, Council of State Ruling Finds

The Council of State, Greece 's supreme administrative court, in a ruling published on Sunday found that the closure of the state broadcaster ERT on June 12, 2013 was "constitutional, legal and not contrary to European legislation." The decision...

Polytechnic School Students Invite ERT for a Broadcast

In light of the celebration for the 40th Anniversary of the Polytechnic Uprising, the NTUA students invited former ERT employees to emit a radio broadcast from the University buildings. The Greek police warned that they will interfere if there is...

‘We’re not Leaving, ERT is On Air!’ – Evicted Workers Continue to Broadcast

Former employees of Greek television channel ERT have been continuing to broadcast from outside the company’s Athens headquarters – after riot police evicted them from the building on November 7. The Greek government pulled the plug in June, turning off...

Council Of State To Hear ERT Case

Greece's highest court, the Council of State, will decide on Jun 17 whether to overturn the decision by Prime Minister Antonis Samaras to shut down the national broadcaster ERT and fire all 2,656 workers, although he said a slimmed-down...