• Photo by MacroPolis

    Ex-PMs engage in public spat, highlighting contrasting approaches to Turkey

    Politics Foreign Policy

    The Greek public sphere witnessed last week a rare incident for the country’s political scene - a debate through articles and statements by the two prime ministers who governed Greece between 1996 and 2009 on their views regarding foreign policy regarding Turkey.

  • Photo by Panayiotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos

    Building permits increase by 6.4 pct in January

    Economy Macroeconomy

    Building permits increased by 6.4 percent year-on-year (YoY) in January after a drop of 0.7 percent seen in December, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data released on Monday showed.

  • Photo via https://flic.kr/p/2kg4WTZ

    Bulgaria's Covid-19 vaccination fiasco: excessive risks, mediocre results


    Bulgaria’s vaccination program can only be deemed a fiasco. It can be attributed to a number of factors — poor organization, incompetence, and potential conflict of interest. In turn, the drama, which unravels now, is not surprising. Bulgaria is second in the EU in deaths per capita on a seven-day rolling basis and last in the EU by number of administered vaccines per capita.