Govt lines up new handouts to fight inflation as SYRIZA moves to election footing

PoliticsGreek Politics Tags: Cost of living, Elections, Mitsotakis, New Democracy, PASOK-KINAL, SYRIZA
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The government is unfurling more voter-friendly measures in a bid to counter the impact of the cost-of-living crisis as SYRIZA is moving towards an election footing, reflecting the growing feeling that Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis is likely to call snap polls in the coming weeks.

The authorities launched over the weekend the Power Pass, a means-tested scheme allowing homeowners to apply for an electricity subsidy of up to 600 euros. New Democracy has already announced that it will launch a second round of Fuel Pass applications,...

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