Politics

Results 1 to 10 out of 1355.

Tsipras ramps up fiscal pledges as elections draw closer

Even though his government has just adopted the latest package of fiscal expansionary measures, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is not holding back in pledging similar interventions before the general elections later this year.

Photo by Myrto Papadopoulos [www.myrtopapadopoulos.com] Tsipras tries to entice voters with VAT cuts and pension bonuses

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras unveiled on Tuesday at a press conference the package of fiscal expansionary measures that the government has been planning for the last few months, hoping that this will sway voters ahead of the May 26 European and local elections, as well as the national vote later this year.

Photo by MacroPolis Tsipras set to unveil tax cuts as MPs prepare for confidence vote

The stage is set for a political showdown between the government and New Democracy ahead of the May 26 European and local elections after the opposition party submitted a censure motion regarding Alternate Health Minister Pavlos Polakis, which the government turned into a confidence vote in the whole cabinet.

Results 1 to 10 out of 1355.