DIMAR Won’t Back Dimas For President

- December 10, 2014

The tiny Democratic Left (DIMAR) party won’t support the ruling parties choice of New Democracy Vice-President Stavros Dimas as the country’s President.

Samaras, Tsipras Square Off Over President

- December 10, 2014

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras hopes to rally lawmakers outside his coalition government to support his New Democracy party’s Vice-President Stavros Dimas for the country’s symbolic President.

President Move Vexes Mitsotakis

- December 9, 2014

Former Prime Minister Constantinos Mitsotakis is disappointed the coalition government moved move the country’s Presidential elections to this month.

Dimas The Frontrunner For Presidential Gambit

- December 8, 2014

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras’ risky bid to push election of a Greek President to this month has squirreled a big sell-off in the Greek stock market with investors dumping stocks and bonds over the remaining political uncertainty that brings.

SYRIZA Keeps Lead Over New Democracy

- December 7, 2014

The major opposition SYRIZA party leads the ruling New Democracy Conservatives of Prime Minister Antonis Samaras by 5.2 percent.

D-Day For Greece in Brussels

- December 7, 2014

Eurozone finance ministers meeting Dec. 8 in Brussels are expected to reject any notion Greece can take an early exit from its bailout terms.

Greece, Turkey Set Aside Differences

- December 6, 2014

The leaders of Greece and Turkey decided not to talk tough about Turkish warships off Cyprus and other Turkish provocations.