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PM Mitsotakis From Cyprus: ''You Have Greece's and the EU's Support''

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis arrived in Cyprus on Monday morning, where he held a formal meeting with the President of the Republic of the island, Nicos Anastasiades. Following a tradition that has lasted for decades, which dictates that the...

PM Mitsotakis Pledges 10-Year Strategic Plan for Greek Tourism Industry

New Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis continued his visits to the country's ministries on Thursday, with the Ministry of Tourism taking prominence on his schedule for today. "Tourism is the largest sector in Greece, and it is where Greece has unquestionable -...

Boris Johnson Elected UK’s New Prime Minister

Boris Johnson was declared winner of the Tories' leadership race on Tuesday afternoon, after weeks, during which the members of Britain's Conservative Party were voting for Theresa May's successor. Boris Johnson proved to be the one who managed to unite...

PM Tsipras Asks Greek President to Dissolve Parliament, Hold National Elections

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras visited the President of the Republic Prokopios Pavlopoulos on Monday afternoon to ask him to officially dissolve the Greek Parliament. In a long-lasting tradition, Greek Premiers visit the President in the Presidential Palace in Athens...

Former Greek PM Papandreou to Receive 2017 Distinguished Leadership Award

Former Prime Minister George Papandreou (2009-2011), still a controversial political figure in Greece, will be honored with the International Leadership Association (ILA) Distinguished Leadership Award. The award ceremony is scheduled on October 13 in Brussels, Belgium at ILA's global...

Greek PM Tsipras: 'We Need a New Vision for Europe'

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said that Europe is facing a deep political crisis, created by harsh austerity and a piecemeal approach to the migration problem. Speaking after the European Council attended by leaders of the 27 EU member...

Greek PM to Unveil Strategy for Equitable Growth on Thursday

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras chaired a government meeting with his close aides to discuss the government's planning for equitable growth in the aftermath of concluding the Greek program review. The new plan will be unveiled at an event at...

Meeting Between Tsipras-Davutoglu Concluded

The meeting between Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras with Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu was completed on Thursday. Tsipras underlined the importance of cooperation between Greece and Turkey on the handling of refugees flows. On his side, Davutoglu agreed on the...

EU Commissioners Optimistic Over Greece's Next Day

European Union Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs, Pierre Moscovici, stated today that Greece's growth rates gives hopes for the country's future: "We will have a first discussion in the Eurogroup on Thursday, while decisions will be taken on...

DIMAR Leader Kouvelis Meets President Papoulias

President of the Hellenic Republic Karolos Papoulias received Democratic Left (DIMAR) leader Fotis Kouvelis earlier today, for the last of a series of meetings he held with political leaders that began yesterday with Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and main...