Tag: Varoufakis

Varoufakis to run in national elections 6

Varoufakis to run in national elections

Following the disastrous results for Syriza in the Euro Parliamentary elections and Tsipras’ announcement of snap national elections, Greece’s former Finance Minister declared his intention on Sunday to run. Controversial former Finance…

Varoufakis to run for Prime Minister at Greece’s next election 9

Varoufakis to run for Prime Minister at Greece’s next election

In an exclusive interview with TRT World, Greece’s former Finance Minister, Yanis Varoufakis, says he will run for Prime Minister in Greece’s next general election. TRT World’s Imran Garda spoke to the anti-austerity…

Greece’s former FM Varoufakis launches new political party 11

Greece’s former FM Varoufakis launches new political party

by Aggelos Skordas Greece’s former Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis has announced the formation of a new political party on Monday, promising to bring “realistic hope” to the crisis-stricken country. The controversial economist’s…

Varoufakis tells Greece to ditch its lenders! 12

Varoufakis tells Greece to ditch its lenders!

Greece’s former controversial and flamboyant finance minister has made a surprise intervention by urging Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to turn his back on the lenders. The Greek Australian academic encouraged Tsipras to…