Parliament

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,...

Passage of bills under Memorandum obligations

With urgent procedures the Parliament will pass two bills, within the scope of the country’s Memorandum obligations for the completion of the second review...

High tones in Parliament’s discussion about corruption and convolutedness

Prime Minister, Alexis Tsipras, and Kyriakos Mitsotakis, New Democracy President, gave arguments full of recrimination in Parliament’s discussion about corruption and convolutedness. In high...

PM Tsipras: 15% of public sector jobs to persons with disabilities

A 15% of jobs in the public sector will be filled by persons with disabilities, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Friday, in a...

Positive developments in Greek economy

Alexis Tsipras chaired a meeting at Maximos Mansion on the subject of the government's economic policy. The Greek PM expressed satisfaction for the achievement...

2017 budget submitted to Parliament

The draft for the new budget is being submitted to Parliament on Monday, anticipating a growth rate of 2.7 % in 2017 and a...