In Skopje, Tsipras focuses on name deal positives as trademark issue loomsPoliticsForeign Policy
Athens believes that the first official visit by a Greek prime minister to North Macedonia went smoothly on Tuesday.
Tsipras visits Skopje to highlight name deal positives as implementation work continuesPoliticsForeign Policy
The beginning of a new era in bilateral relations between Greece and North Macedonia is the main aim of Alexis Tsipras’s trip to Skopje on Tuesday, which will be the first visit by a Greek premier to the neighboring country.
After local elections in Turkey, Athens hopes recent tension with Ankara will easePoliticsForeign Policy
Greece is hoping that the end of the campaigning linked to the local elections held in Turkey last weekend could lead to a de-escalation of recent tension between the two countries.
Mitsotakis targets undecided, young voters as he banks on anger to end SYRIZA's reignPoliticsGreek Politics
Speaking to his party’s MPs on Thursday, New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mistotakis urged voters who are disgruntled with SYRIZA to use the European Parliament and local elections due on May 26 as an opportunity to vent their anger against the left-wing party.
SYRIZA set to name more MEP candidates, hoping for better resultsPoliticsGreek Politics
Having navigated Monday’s national holiday without major incident, SYRIZA is turning its focus to Tuesday’s meeting of its political secretariat and the announcement of the latest batch of candidates for European Parliament elections.
Athens set to press ahead with primary residence law despite differences with lendersEconomyProgramme
The Greek government appears set to table in Parliament on Friday the draft law for the new framework governing the protection of primary residences from foreclosure without necessarily first reaching an agreement with the institutions.
PM seeks to douse snap election talk, points to October pollsPoliticsGreek Politics
Amid growing speculation that Alexis Tsipras is thinking of rejecting the option of holding snap general elections in May, the prime minister has given the strongest public indication yet that he wants his government to see out its four-year term.
Tsipras tempted to ditch snap elections option and hold on until OctoberPoliticsGreek Politics
Although Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had lunch at his office on Saturday with some of SYRIZA’s candidates for the European Parliament elections, the media’s focus remains on the national vote and particularly the date it will be held.
Tsipras hammers out dividing lines, trumpets battle with 'elite'PoliticsGreek Politics
Insisting that national elections will be held in the autumn, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has attempted to rally his MPs and hammer out the dividing lines between SYRIZA and New Democracy before the first encounter at the polls between the parties.
SYRIZA sets out strategy for European vote with eye on general electionsPoliticsGreek Politics
Speculation about the national vote has been overshadowed this week by the parties’ preparations for the European Parliament elections on May 26.