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    Government focuses on cost of living and farming as polls confirm strong lead

    Politics Greek Politics

    The protests of recent weeks have not dented New Democracy’s lead in the opinion polls, leaving Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis to focus on the areas which the government considers to be key to its continuing dominance, namely inflation, farming and managing the stealthy rise of the far-right vote.

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    Unemployment rate climbs back above 10 pct in Jan

    Economy Macroeconomy

    Greece’s seasonally adjusted (SA) unemployment rate stayed above 10 percent in January, landing at 10.4 percent, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data showed on Friday.

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    Is Greece on track to decouple from fossil gas?


    As Europe was recovering from a major energy crisis that severely tested member states’ national economies, Greece, along with other European countries, experienced unprecedented natural disasters in the summer of 2023, directly linked to the intensifying climate crisis. The common denominator of both crises is fossil fuel dependence.