Athens readies labour legislation, but not to cross off prior actions
Coalition faces demanding September on reform, fiscal and economic fronts
Macron visit gives Tsipras chance to build ties, refocus
Fires latest obstacle to coalition's momentum-building efforts
Relief for coalition as wildfire threat subsides
SYRIZA tests PASOK waters with talk of possible alliance
PM and SYRIZA deaf to calls for compromise over president so far
The prospect of some kind of last minute deal emerging to secure the election of a president and averting snap elections in Greece is looking slim at the moment despite a growing number of government MPs openly stating their support for a compromise solution.
In the wake of the government’s presidential candidate, Stavros Dimas, receiving just 160 votes in the first ballot on Wednesday, two trends have emerged within the coalition’s ranks.
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