In Greece’s absence, the Berlin Conference ended on Sunday with an agreement among all the participants to respect a much-violated arms embargo, to hold off on military support to the warring parties and push them to reach a full ceasefire.
Greece’s travel balance fell to a surplus of 87.4 million euros in November according to Bank of Greece (BoG) data released on Tuesday, a decline of 42.9 percent compared to the same time last year.
Greece’s current account (C/A) balance posted a deficit of 1.39 billion euros in November, from a deficit of 673.4 million in October, according to Bank of Greece (BoG) data released on Monday.
The interview Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis gave to Alpha TV on Thursday night was dominated by foreign policy issues but also included some new insight into the government’s fiscal plans for this year.
Greece’s industrial turnover fell by 7.9 percent year-on-year (YoY) in November, deepening from a drop of 7.4 percent in October, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data published on Monday showed.
The European Council’s analysis of the Greek criminal justice system has found that the current setup inadequate to counter corruption.
Almost a decade ago, in February 2010, the Greek prime minister at the time, George Papandreou, and his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu had a chance encounter in a Moscow Restaurant. It triggered a series of events, primarily a rapprochement between Greece and Israeli, that culminated last week in the Greek, Cypriot and Israeli leaders signing an agreement to progress with the EastMed project, a 1,900-kilometer undersea pipeline that could transport Israeli gas to Europe.