Greece

Skertsos: Greece is the 8th cheapest country in the EU
The matter of high prices, in comparison with countries like Spain, is the central issue of the posting of the Minister of State Akis Skertsos on social media on Saturday.
PM Mitsotakis at AI conference: 'We need to think of the motivation behind the development of AI'
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis referred to the challenges of the times and spoke of ethics in artificial intelligence (AI), in an address at "The Lyceum Project: AI Ethics with Aristotle" conference held at the Athens Conservatory on Thursday evening.
PM Mitsotakis: Our intention is to continue implementing bold structural measures
"Our intention is to continue implementing bold structural measures," Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said during his visit to the development ministry in Athens on Wednesday.
ARF-Voridis refers to multiple benefits from the restoration of the Athens Riviera
State Minister Makis Voridis on Monday referred to the multiple benefits that arise and will arise in the future from the reconstruction of the Athens Riviera addressing the "Athens Riviera Summit 2024".
Heatwave continues with highs of 40-plus centigrade on Thursday; cooler on Friday
Temperatures will remain very high throughout Greece on Thursday, in many places exceeding 40C, with only the northwest to see a slight decline, according to an updated weather forecast released by the National Meteorological Service.
Mitsotakis to Bloomberg: New Democracy still remains the dominant political force in Greece
New Democracy still remains the dominant political force in Greece, as its percentage in the European elections was higher than the total of the second and the third parties, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Wednesday in an interview with Bloomberg TV.
Sunday, June 9: European Parliament elections - Postal voting for the first time in Greece
Polls open Sunday morning for the June 9 European Parliament Elections. The vote will determine the 21 members of the European Parliament representing Greece, out of a total of 720 seats.
PM Mitsotakis interview by ERT in France: North Macedonia will not progress toward Europe by opening a new front with Greece
The Prespa Agreement and the use of a single name (erga omnes) for the neighboring country "was the basic prerequisite for North Macedonia to become a member of NATO; that is the reason it was not accepted in NATO all these years," Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said during an interview to national broadcaster ERT on board the frigate 'Kimon' at the Naval Group shipyards in Lorient, France, on Thursday.
PM Mitsotakis: For New Democracy, being aligned with Europe is a national duty
Victory always begins in Thessaloniki, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said in his central pre-electoral speech of the northern capital on Wednesday night, ahead of the European elections on Sunday.
PM Mitsotakis attends inauguration of Thessaly Civil Defence Operations Centre
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis visited Larissa on Tuesday for the opening of the Thessaly Civil Defence Operations Centre and joined a meeting on the restoration measures following the disastrous floods from storms "Elias" and "Daniel" in 2023.
New Democracy is consistent with its pre-election commitments
"We must not forget that in 2009, when the crisis hit us, Greece was close to the European average in terms of per capita income, then it collapsed and now it is struggling to catch up with Europe. This policy has been followed by our government consistently since 2009," Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Sunday in an interview broadcast by all TV channels.
PM Mitsotakis in Pyrgos: We will never, ever go back to the times of 2015
Greece almost declared bankruptcy in 2015 because at some point the prevalent idea was that money was plentiful and "we could promise everyone everything, without any costing - and citizens believed it," Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Thursday in Pyrgos, western Greece, referring to the main opposition party.
PM Mitsotakis meets Emir of Qatar; two bilateral agreements signed
With the signature of two new bilateral agreements, including one on military cooperation, the meeting in Athens on Wednesday between Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, sealed the further strengthening of relations between Qatar and Greece.
PM Mitsotakis: Greece must retain a leading role in a world that is changing
Addressing prospective voters in the coastal Athens suburb of Paleo Faliro on Tuesday, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis emphasised that a vote for New Democracy in the upcoming European Parliament elections on June 9 signified a "strong Greece, a proud Greece within Europe".
PM Mitsotakis: 'A permanent increase in incomes a shield against high prices'
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis began his weekly Sunday review by reminding voters at home and abroad of the fast-approaching deadline for sending in their postal votes by courier, on May 28 for those abroad and on June 3 for voters in Greece.
PM Mitsotakis: PPC an example of the broader transformation of Greece in the last five years
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis highlighted the transformation of the Public Power Corporation (PPC) during his address on Wednesday to the "Power Summit 2024: Lights On" taking place in Attica, organised by the federation of the European electricity industry Eurelectric in the seaside resort of Lagonissi.
PM Mitsotakis to North Macedonia: European path to remain shut if challenges to Prespa Agreement continue
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis conveyed a new message to the new leadership of North Macedonia during his tour in Florina, just a few kilometers from the border with the neighboring country, on Tuesday.
Bill to protect consumers passes first reading; to be debated in plenary on Thursday
A bill to protect consumers against high prices passed its first reading at committee level on Monday by majority, based on ruling New Democracy (ND) votes.
Mitsotakis: We will be the winners of the European elections
"These European elections have their own special significance," Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Saturday while touring the northern suburb of Vrilissia.
PM Mitsotakis: There is no Christian meter and patriotism is evident in action not in words
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, in his speech on Thursday afternoon in Katerini, emphasized that "the only responsible patriotic force, which guarantees the stability and security of the country, is New Democracy."