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Tsipras and Borisov present agreement for the Sea To Sea rail link to Juncker

Tsipras and Borisov present agreement for the Sea To Sea rail link to Juncker

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov on Friday presented the Greece-Bulgaria agreement for the Sea To Sea rail link to the European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.

They noted that it was an important project for the wider region, connecting Thessaloniki, Kavala,

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OAED: Registered unemployment down 3.33 pct in September

OAED: Registered unemployment down 3.33 pct in September

Registered unemployment fell by 3.33 pct, or 27,526 people, in September compared with August, OAED -Greece’s Workforce Employment Organisation – said on Friday.

The number of unemployed people totaled 799,964 in September, from 827,490 in August, of which 489,749 (61.22 pct) were registered for more than 12 months and

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ND spox Spyraki accuses PM of not ‘making the most’ of his US visit

ND spox Spyraki accuses PM of not ‘making the most’ of his US visit

Main opposition New Democracy (ND) spokesperson Maria Spyraki on Friday accused Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras of not fully exploiting the potential opportunities to extract benefits for Greece during his trip to the US.

ND leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis, she said, had stressed the importance of the prime minister’s visit t

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Greece’s industrial turnover composite index up 6.1 pct in August

Greece’s industrial turnover composite index up 6.1 pct in August

Greece’s industrial turnover composite index (measuring both the domestic and external markets) grew 6.1 pct in August this year compared with the same month in 2016, after a 2.0 pct rise recorded in the 2016/2015 period, Hellenic Statistical Authority said on Friday.

The statistics service, in a monthly report,

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New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis visits eHealth Forum 2017

New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis visits eHealth Forum 2017

Main opposition New Democracy (ND) leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Friday paid a visit to the eHealth Forum 2017, which is taking place in Technopolis, Athens under the aegis of SEV and is dedicated to promoting digital health.

Mitsotakis, who places emphasis on entrepreneurial actions, was given a tour of the exhibition

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Britain wants the Greeks now living there to stay, Theresa May says

Britain wants the Greeks now living there to stay, Theresa May says

“Britain and Greece have had strong ties for many centuries,” British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Friday in an exclusive interview with the Greek newspaper “Ta Nea”, adding that her country “will examine a new chapter in its relations with Greece and other European countries as Britain redefines its relations wi

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Authorities on Chios dismantle refugee and migrant camp in Souda

Authorities on Chios dismantle refugee and migrant camp in Souda

Chios municipality workers on Friday started tearing down the last huts at the refugee and migrant camp in Souda, leaving only the Rubb Hall tents for the last remaining 50 residents.

The specific camp had at some point hosted up to 2,000 people in very poor conditions and was built at the height of the refugee wave,

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