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Greek PM Tsipras Meets with Gazprom Chief, BRICS Delegation in St Petersburg

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras discussed energy and the “Greek Stream” gas pipeline project with Gazprom chief Alexei Miller during a meeting in St Petersburg on Thursday. Tsipras also met with representatives of the new development bank for BRICS countries, who...

Russia: ‘Greeks Did Not Ask For Cash’

"Greece has not asked Russia's Finance Ministry for financial assistance," Russian Deputy Finance Minister Sergei Storchak told Reuters on Thursday referring to Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' visit to St. Petersburg. "Greece's Prime Minister is visiting Russia to discuss joint projects,...

Tsipras to Discuss 'Greek Stream' and 'BRICS Bank' in Russia

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will attend a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday in Saint Petersburg, Russia, taking part in talks regarding the construction of the “Greek Stream,” an extension of the TurkStream pipeline project that will provide Europe with...

Greece and Russia to Sign Political Deal on TurkStream Extension

A Greek delegation intends to sign a political Russia-Greece agreement on the support of a pipeline with Russian gas on the territory of Greece during the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, Greek Energy Minister Panagiotis Lafazanis said. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras...

Tsipras-Putin Meeting On Friday in St.Petersburg

Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and other foreign leaders in the framework of the International Economic Forum in St. Petersburg, the president's spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Tuesday. "A working meeting has been...

Greek Govt: The Efforts Will Continue; There Is no Impasse

The Greek government does not want to speak of an impasse in negotiations; creditors' demands are harsh, the mandate given to the government by the people is clear and efforts will continue, government spokesman Gavriil Sakellaridis said on Monday. He said...

Greek PM Tsipras has Phone Contact With Russian President Putin

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had phone contact with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday. According to government sources, the two top official are discussing Tsipras' presence to the International Economic Forum in St. Petersburg on June 18-20 as...

Putin Spokesman: Will Be 'Happy' to Welcome PM Tsipras in Forum

The spokesman of Russian President Vladimir Putin said the government would be “happy” to see Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), noting however that this has not been confirmed yet. The annual Forum,...

Greek PM Tsipras in St. Petersburg on 18-20 June

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will participate in the St. Petersburg Economic Forum to be held in the last half of June, confirmed Greek parliament president Zoi Konstantopoulou to Russian News Agency TASS. "The prime minister informed me that we...

President Anastasiades Visits St. Petersburg Amid British Concern on Russian-Cypriot Deals

Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades, currently on the third day of his official visit to Russia, continued his contacts in St. Petersburg, where he arrived yesterday night, after consecutive meetings with top Russian state officials, among which his counterpart Vladimir...