Parliament

Discussion on 2018 budget heading towards conclusion

The discussion on the 2018 budget is to be concluded on Tuesday in the Greek Parliament, with the speeches of the heads of the...

Preliminary draft budget for 2018 to be presented to the Parliament

On Monday, Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos will be presenting to the Parliament the preliminary draft budget for 2018, which provides for 2.4% growth...

Measures submitted to Parliament for closure of the 2nd assessment

The draft law with the pre-requisites for the 2nd assessment is being tabled for discussion with procedures of urgency this Monday, in order to...

PM Tsipras: The time has come for austerity to be over

“Austerity is coming to an end and we are entering a new era”, stressed Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras at the Parliament, at the...

PM Tsipras to respond to Mitsotakis’ question about criminality

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will respond, on Friday, to the question raised by Opposition leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis regarding criminality and citizen protection issues, during...

PM Tsipras: We are not over with convolutedness, we are just starting

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras criticized New Democracy President Kyriakos Mitsotakis in Parliament on Wednesday, for his stance on the negotiations, and with regard...

Parliamentary debate on agriculture

Employment growth and the entry of young people in agricultural production, standardization and development of quality agriculture, are the three strategic objectives of the...

Parliament discussion on VAT increase suspension

After Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras announced a moratorium on VAT increase on islands burdened by the refugee crisis, the relevant amendment was submitted to...

Parliament voted by great majority in favor of the allowance to low pensioners

The Parliament passed the government regulation for the one-off allowance to low pensioners by great majority. 196 MPs (SYRIZA, Independent Greeks, Golden Dawn, Democratic Alignment...

2017 budget approved by the Parliament

The three-day Parliament deliberation over the budget for 2017 was concluded on Saturday midnight with the speeches of party leaders and the Prime Minister,...