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Feb 02, 2017, 07:30 ET Southern EU Countries Summit Sends a Strong Message for Solidarity and Growth

The leaders of seven European countries including Greece, France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Cyprus and Malta reaffirmed their unity and common purpose...


Jan 13, 2017, 12:22 ET Greece Sends Navy Ship to Assist Migrants and Implements Other Aid Measures as Severe Weather Hits the Country

A Greek naval vessel has arrived at the island of Lesbos and will provide aid to some 300 refugees who are coping with freezing temperatures and a...


Dec 20, 2016, 08:45 ET Greek Economy Growing While EU Undertakes Specific Support Measures on Refugee Crisis

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras spoke to journalists during a press conference following the European Council meeting in Brussels informing them...


Dec 14, 2016, 08:30 ET Greece Ends Year With Surplus; Passes Landmark Budget That Projects Continued Economic Growth

The Greek parliament has approved a 2017 budget that calls for continued spending restraint and 2.7% economic growth. Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras...


Nov 04, 2016, 08:30 ET Greek Prime Minister Emphasizes Greek and EU Ties With Arab World and Calls for Continued Arab Investment in the Country

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras praised ongoing Arab investments in the country, calling on others to "take advantage of the turning point in...


Oct 12, 2016, 05:21 ET Greece, Cyprus and Egypt Leaders Hold Trilateral Talks on Energy and Other Subjects of Interest

In the fourth round of recent talks between Greece, Cyprus and Egypt, the Prime Minister of Greece, Alexis Tsipras, the President of the Republic of...


Oct 07, 2016, 12:37 ET Greece Enlists the World's Help in Fighting Financial Corruption

The Greek General Secretariat against Corruption unveiled elements of a national anti-corruption plan that has been developed in tandem with the...


Sep 21, 2016, 08:29 ET Greek Prime Minister to United Nations: Provide more assistance to address refugee crisis "or we will fail"

Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras said Europe must devote more resources toward dealing with refugees and migrants, stressing that collective...


Sep 16, 2016, 09:06 ET Greece Presents Proposals for EU Future

The Government of Greece released the following in advance of the European Union Summit today in Bratislava, Slovakia: To deal with the issues of...


Sep 12, 2016, 09:08 ET Greek Economy Recovering, Growing, Prime Minister says in Major Policy Speech

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said the country's economy is growing faster than projected and its influence in Europe is on the upswing. Mr....


Sep 02, 2016, 10:12 ET Greece Raises 246 million Euros in First Public Auction of Broadcasting Licenses

Greece concluded a first-of-its-kind auction for national television licenses following an international tender process that drew more interest than...


Jul 29, 2016, 09:10 ET Greek Government Reports Nearly EU 1 Billion in Tax Evasion Fines, Asset Seizures

The Government of Greece has opened hundreds of tax-evasion cases against citizens suspected of hiding assets outside of country borders, already...


Jul 21, 2016, 05:08 ET Government of Greece: US Treasury Secretary Urges Greek Debt Restructuring by EU and IMF; Says Country's Continued Stability Is Crucial to Shoring Up a Troubled EU

US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said the Greek government "has made significant progress'' in stabilizing the economy and said the country is clearly ...


Jul 19, 2016, 08:41 ET Official Statement from Greek Government Regarding Police Raid on Former UBS Banker

Below is a statement from Olga Gerovasili, spokeswoman for the government of Greece, regarding a Financial Times story published July 19, 2016 and...