Migrants Nabbed Off Mykonos

- July 25, 2014

The Greek Coast Guard said it had detained 77 illegal immigrants off the island of Mykonos, one of the country’s most popular tourist destinations.

Coastal Building Bill Watered Down

- July 24, 2014

Facing thousands of protests on a petition and a growing alliance against a plan to allow almost unchecked development on Greece’s coast, the coalition government led by Prime Minister Antonis Samaras has decided to revise the measure to prevent a clash with environmentalists and critics.

Greek Stores Say Never On Sunday

- July 23, 2014

Despite being allowed to open on Sundays, nearly 40 percent of Greece’s retail stores remained closed on July 20 and sales weren’t good for those operating.

Greek Political Parties Face Cuts

- July 23, 2014

Finance Minister Gikas Hardouvelis is due to meet lawmakers from the coalition government’s ruling parties to review a plan to change how political parties are funded.