Foreign Minister George Gerapetritis on Thursday sent the message that Greece and India are prepared, in the interests of democracy and global prosperity, to do whatever is necessary in order to implement the visionary India-Middle East-Europe Economic Corridor (IMEC) project, while addresing the International Conference "Raisina Dialogue" in New Delhi.
"We fight many battles on many different levels," Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Sunday in his weekly review post on social media. More specifically, the Greek premier referred to the approval of a bill instituting civil marriage for same-sex couples.
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis in statements on Monday after his meeting with the president of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic, said that Greece is the most stable ally of Serbia for its European prospect, adding that the talks have gained a fresh momentum in Brussels after the decisions taken for other countries. Mitsotakis noted that Belgrade should exploit the favourable circumstance and expressed his satisfaction hearing the Serbian president speaking clearly for his country's European prospect.
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis met with visiting European People's Party (EPP) President and head of the EPP's group at the European Parliament Manfred Weber at Maximos Mansion on Thursday evening.
Greek students enrolling at private branches of foreign universities founded in Greece will be required to go through the Greek university entrance examination system and to meet some minimum requirements in order to be offered a place, Education Minister Kyriakos Pierrakakis said on Wednesday.
The government does not see farmers' struggles as a 'farmers' front' it has to face, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Sunday, the only 'front' it sees is that of the problems they have that need to be resolved.
The same-sex marriage bill "seeks the equal treatment of all citizens," Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Wednesday during a cabinet meeting including among other issues court reforms and a Strategic Plan for Greeks Abroad.
Greece's Public Investment Programme was fully absorbed in 2023 totaling 11.2 billion euros, as the budget was raised by 800 million euros, National Economy and Finance Alternate Minister Nikos Papathanasis said on Monday.
All 31,549 applications submitted before the November 15 deadline to the "Exikonomo 2023" subsidised home improvements programme - designed to renovate and improve the energy efficiency of Greece's building stock - will be considered "selectable in principle", Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said in his weekly review, posted on Facebook each Sunday.
"It is a new starting point for the government, but the goals remain the same: important reforms with the primary aim of improving everyday life for every Greek woman and every Greek man," Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis stressed during a cabinet meeting on Tuesday.
An overall overview of Greek-US relations, as well as an exchange of views on international and regional issues, dominated the meeting between Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and the United States Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Saturday, at Chania, Crete.
The recent 1-bln euro Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed between ONEX SA and ATTICA GROUP creates a new situation in the shipping market with executives characterising 'historic' the specific agreement as it may lead, in the near future, to the building of new vessels while it will also give the incentive to other companies to do the same.
"This Christmas finds Greece having left the 10-year-plus chain of crises behind it and looking at the future with greater optimism," Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Sunday, in his regular weekly review of the government's work posted on social media.
"Following an order of Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, I asked the Hellenic National Defence General Staff general Konstantinos Floros and the Chief of the Hellenic Navy General Staff Vice Admiral Ioannis Drymousis to proceed with the participation of a Greek Navy frigate in the multinational operation "Prosperity Guardian" regarding the protection of the merchant ships, the lives of the seamen and the international economy," Defence Minister Nikos Dendias said on Thursday.