Minister's alleged conflict of interest a first domestic political test for Tsipras

PoliticsGreek Politics Tags: SYRIZA
Photo by MacroPolis
Photo by MacroPolis

Less than two months into his stint as prime minister, Alexis Tsipras has his first potential political scandal to deal with.

Vima newspaper reported over the weekend that Alternate Minister for Administrative Reform Giorgos Katrougalos had signed agreements in his capacity as a lawyer with sacked civil servants to help them regain their jobs. According to the allegations, Kat...

You need a subscription to access our analysis. Please choose one of the packages available.

If you are already registered, please sign in.

Full Access

A tailor-made service for professionals

Apart from having access to all our analysis and data, subscribers will be able to consult one-on-one with our analysts.

Free Access

Read some of our analysis for no charge

By signing up to MacroPolis, readers will be able to read two of our articles without charge each month. They will not have access to our data or weekly e-newsletter.

Standard Access

Our analysis and data at your fingertips

Subscribers will be able to read the full range of our articles, access our statistics and charts, and receive our weekly e-newsletter for €450 per year.