GREEK NEWS

PPC labour union announces strikes against sale of power production units

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The labour union of Greece’s power utility PPC announced on Monday it will call strikes against the government’s decision to sell some of the company’s lignite plants, its president Giorgos Adamidis told the Athens-Macedonian News Agency, after a meeting with Energy Minister George Stathakis.

Adamidis confirmed that the lignite units – but not the h...

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PM Tsipras inaugurates exhibition at Beloyannis Museum

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Beloyannis, Greek resistance leader and leading cadre of the Greek communist party, and hundreds others that were executed in the post-civil war state were not executed because they set the state and the country in danger, but they were executed in order to destroy any prospect of political and national understanding that will consolidate...

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M A activity in Greece totaled 1.27 bln US dollars in 2016

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The total number of merger and acquisition transactions in Central and Southeast European countries (Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Greece, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia andTurkey) was 1,165 in 2016, showing a 9.1% decrease compared with 2015, however the estimated size of the CSE M&A market increased by 10.7%...

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Greece aims to strengthen its role in health tourism

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The Department of Medical Tourism of the Institute of Scientific Research of the Panhellenic Medical Association has started a series of coordinated efforts to promote health tourism abroad.

The aim is to strengthen Greece’s role in the global health tourism market which amounts to 40 billion dollars.

For that reason, a conference will be held on...

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Greek insurance market has around 13 bln euros for investments

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The Greek insurance market has around 13 billion euros available for investments. Restoring confidence in the Greek economy is certain to lead to a repatriation of capital by several insurance companies -which have invested in foreign state bonds. This will have a multiplying impact on the Greek economy and the sooner it happens the better,...

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