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Government keen to prevent Greek economy falling ill to coronavirus

Greece’s Finance Minister Christos Staikouras on Tuesday announced that the Mitsotakis government was ready to take specific measures for each possible scenario of consequences from the spreading of coronavirus in the Greek…


Greek government to return 10,000 migrants back to Turkey

Greek government spokesman Stelios Petsas said the Mitsotakis government plans to return a total of 10,000 migrants within 2020. Petsas made the claim during a radio interview with Real FM following ministerial…

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Diaspora Greeks given right to vote

The Mitsotakis government succeeded in approving the majority of its proposed constitutional changes on Monday evening, which include regulations on the selection of Greece’s President, the right of Greeks abroad to vote…

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Government prepares “master plan” to tackle immigration crisis

Alternate Citizen Protection Minister for Migration Policy, George Koumoutsakos announced that the Mitsotakis government was preparing a comprehensive “master plan” tackling all aspects of the migration and refugee issue. The announcement was…

Angelos Binis

Greece appoints first Anti-Corruption chief

The Mitsotakis government appointed on Wednesday a chief to head Greece’s first anti-corruption body. The newly created Transparency Authority will be headed by Angelos Binis, who has extensive experience in issues related…


Greek government seeks total lifting of capitol controls

Greece’s Finance Ministry has announced that the Mitsotakis government has ready the provisions on the total lifting of the capital controls, approximately 4.5 years after their imposition and expects the green light…

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Greek Australians are government priority: Minister

Greece’s Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister for Expatriate Greeks, Antonis Diamataris on Wednesday assured that the Mitsotakis government will make diaspora Greeks are priority, with an emphasis on Australia’s Greek community following his…