With the PASOK Socialists fading fast, party leader Evangelos Venizelos is mulling whether to change its name to Democratic Alignment.
There would be “no sense” in a meeting between Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and opposition SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras, the government said.
A Greek former defense minister has been convicted of failing to declare 1.2 million euros his wife had placed in a Swiss bank account.
Mouthpieces for Greece’s coalition government swapped shots at each other over lagging reforms holding up a deal with international lenders.
The government will Greece’s debt when others are trying to force the country into mandatory lending, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said.
SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras’ hopes to force early elections by blocking election of a Greek President may fall through, one of his leading lawmakers said.
Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras indirectly said his rival, the major opposition SYRIZA would undermine the country’s recovery.
Major opposition SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras said his party will come to power in 2015 and that he’ll reverse austerity policies.
Greece’s Parliament on Nov. 14 voted to revoke a law passed earlier, withdrawing a payment plan for state debtors on orders of international lenders.
Disenchanted New Democracy lawmaker Andreas Psycharis on Nov. 14 submitted his resignation as deputy to the President of the Parliament.