Keeping to its appointment with the public, even at this unprecedented time, the Athens and
The ANIMART festival is returning to the island of Hydra on July 22-31 with a rich programme of events that includes theatre, dance, music, photography, art and cinema.
The European Commission has adopted a decision to extend the enhanced
Greece’s exit from the programme and surveillance coincides with a growing uncertainty and tension in many parts of the world. That is why the exit from the programme offers an opportunity to everyone, both the government and society, to plan the future on a more stable basis, government Vice President and Minister of Economy and […]
The government has to remain united at this time when it can reap the fruits of its efforts of the past 3.5 years, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said while addressing a meeting of his cabinet ministers on Tuesday, pointing out that Greece’s economy had now entered a post-programme recovery phase.
“The Greek people and the Greek government deserve great respect for the completion of the ESM’s assistance programme “because the burdens of the crisis have been great,” said German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas in statements to the Athens-Macedonian News Agency (ANA) on Thursday.
“Given that we have now emerged from the period of the memoranda, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will present a comprehensive strategic plan for post-programme Greece in his speech at the opening of the 83rd Thessaloniki International Fair on Saturday,” government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos said on Tuesday in an interview with the radio station “24/7”.
Europe has come out of the Greek experience collectively stronger, said EU Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs Pierre Moscovici ahead of Greece’s exit from the bailout on Monday.
The Budget Committee of the Bundestag, Germany’s federal parliament, on Wednesday gave the go-ahead for the disbursement to Greece of the last tranche of loans under the third economic adjustment programme.
SYRIZA’s strategy after August 20 when Greece exits the programme was the main focus of a SYRIZA Political Council meeting held on Tuesday, chaired by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras.