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Luxury Car Sales Increase in Greece Despite Crisis
More than eighteen automotive companies operating in the Greek market recorded a sales increase during the first quarter of 2015. A partial list of the companies that saw a sales increase in the firs...
Deal no closer following PM’s meetings in Riga
Athens believes that Greece could still clinch an agreement with its lenders but probably at the start of June, rather than by the end of this month as it had previously hoped, following the meetings ...
Greece to back NATO-led campaign against ISIS, Kammenos says
Greece will join the United States and other NATO members in efforts to defeat militants of Islamic State (ISIS), an issue which is expected to be discussed in the summit of the transatlantic alliance...
SYRIZA, ND waver over agreement
Having returned from the European Union leaders’ summit in Riga on Friday, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is due to meet with SYRIZA members on Saturday to brief them on the course of negotiations wi...
Nearly 800 irregular migrants detained as EU mulls refugee relocation plan
22/05/2015 20:41
Nearly 800 undocumented migrants were detained in the Aegean Sea on Friday amid reports that the European Commission is set to propose plans for the redistribution of 40,000 asylum-seekers across the ...
Car sales drop a gear on VAT rate uncertainty
22/05/2015 20:22
Different scenarios of changes to value-added tax rates have paralyzed the car market in the last couple of weeks.Expectations for a rate cut from 23 to 18 percent, and the government’s intention to...
Bulk of loan requests comes from catering
22/05/2015 20:20
By Alekos LidorikisThe Greek growth model for small and medium-sized enterprises during the period of the crisis will have to change, senior banking officials stress. The majority of demands for corpo...
Greek yields climb after Riga summit
22/05/2015 20:01
German bond yields headed for their first weekly fall in five weeks on Friday as the market focused again on central banks’ continued use of heavy stimulus, which is helping to bring stability after...
Georgios Michelis said to be next HFSF chief
22/05/2015 19:59
Georgios Michelis, a former executive at Emporiki Bank, is on track to become chairman of Greece’s bank rescue fund, according to two euro-area officials.Michelis is being considered for the post at...
Italian finance minister sees Grexit as bigger risk in medium rather than short term
22/05/2015 19:57
Greece crashing out of the euro, or ‘Grexit,’ doesn’t pose a short-term risk to the shared European currency but a medium-term one as it demonstrates that the union is not permanent, Italy’s f...

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