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Tag: Greece elections

Q&A with MeRa25 leader Varoufakis 5

Q&A with MeRa25 leader Varoufakis

By Gina Poulos  Freelance journalist, Gina Poulos speaks candidly with MeRa25 politician and academic Yanis Varoufakis on various issues including his former life as a scholar at the University of Sydney, his…

Alexis Tsipras optimistic he can win Greek general elections 7

Alexis Tsipras optimistic he can win Greek general elections

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras struck an optimistic tone during a media interview on Wednesday evening, saying that the heavy losses his party suffered during the European elections were simply a message…

Konstantinos Zervas becomes new Mayor of Thessaloniki 11

Konstantinos Zervas becomes new Mayor of Thessaloniki

Konstantinos Zervas managed to reverse the result of the first round of the municipal elections and has been named the new Mayor of Thessaloniki, the second largest city of Greece. In the…

Greece to hold national elections in October 13

Greece to hold national elections in October

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras confirmed on Monday during a media interview that the country will go to the polls as scheduled in October 2019. Tsipras rejected suggestions to hold snap elections…

Latest poll shows New Democracy way ahead of Syriza 15

Latest poll shows New Democracy way ahead of Syriza

Greece’s main opposition party New Democracy (ND) has opened up a substantial lead against ruling leftist SYRIZA with 13.1 points in Athens’ 1st electoral district. According to Marc’s latest poll published in…