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  • Photo by MacroPolis Constitutional changes and Tsipras's leadership under scrutiny

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    The discussion about the changes to Greece’s constitution are in full flow ahead of next week’s vote on the revision, which is set to decouple the election of the country’s president from possible snap general elections.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Govt rebuffs uncomfortable reports on money laundering, unpaid contributions

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    The government has been put on the defensive as a result of a couple of reports in the international media, while Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has had to step up efforts to improve North Macedonia’s chances of being allowed to start its European Union accession process, a far cry from New Democracy’s fierce opposition to the Prespes Agreement just months ago.

  • Mitsotakis shifts focus to tax plan, investment, law and order

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    After facing several days of consistent pressure over the refugee issue, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis is attempting to shift the political debate to matters where he believes New Democracy has a stronger footing: Investment, tax relief and law and order.

  • Photo by MacroPolis Energy bill also unveiled as legislative activity intensifies

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    On the same day it unveiled its much-trumpeted second tax bill, the government also put to public consultation on Thursday a draft law concerning the energy sector as a period of intense legislative activity gets underway.

  • Photo by Giannis Papanikos/Fosphotos ND tries to quash refugee backlash, protect strong poll ratings

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    The Greek government has been trying to assuage concerns about the transfer of migrants from the Aegean islands following more strong reactions by some local residents in mainland areas New Democracy wants to use to relieve the pressure on the larger refugee centres.

  • Photo via www.primeminister.gr Mitsotakis aims to cultivate Chinese investment, trade opportunities

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    An extended trip to China has provided Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis with the opportunity to promote the new government’s approach to potential investors, while also talking up the potential for Greek companies to do business in Asia.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Asylum bill passes as SYRIZA turns up heat on Mitsotakis

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    The government’s attempt to overhaul Greece’s asylum system with the main aim of speeding up the returns of those not eligible for protection has been approved by Parliament but continues to stoke political controversy.

  • ND looks to asylum bill, strong rhetoric to ease pressure from migration flows

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    MPs have begun debating the government’s proposal for an overhaul of Greece’s asylum laws, which New Democracy sees as an important step towards facilitating the return of arrivals who are not eligible for protection and thereby easing the pressure on Greek islands and authorities in general.

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