26-03-2018 | EYE ON GREECE | EU

26-03-2018 | EYE ON GREECE | EU

Monday, March 26, 2018

Greek PM urges Turkey to respect international law

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Sunday send a strong message to Turkey to stop its illegal activities in the Aegean and to respect international law.


EU leaders host Turkish President Erdogan for uneasy summit

The European Union holds an uneasy summit with Turkey on Monday, when it is likely to provide Ankara with fresh cash to extend a deal on Syrian refugees but deflect Turkish demands for deeper trade ties and visa-free travel to Europe.


Sticking points remain in FYROM name talks during Greek FM’s visit

“We believe in an honorable compromise and… this means that you can’t have everything you want,” Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias said on Friday following talks in Skopje with his counterpart, Nikola Dimitrov, on ongoing negotiations over the name of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM).


Drug smuggling charges filed against well-known shipowner, football team owner

Charges of establishing a criminal enterprise as well as felony drug trafficking and smuggling were filed on Friday against well-known Greek shipowner Vangelis Marinakis, the owner of Greek football giants Olympiacos Piraeus FC and the co-owner of iconic Nottingham Forest FC.


Official handover of Thessaloniki Port Authority to private investors on Mon.

The new board of directors at the Thessaloniki Port Authority (OL.Th), following the successful privatization of northern Greece’s biggest port, will be called upon to quickly implement a modernization and obligatory investment program.


ATHEX: Benchmark remains red

The benchmark of the Greek stock market endured a ninth consecutive southbound session on Friday, a sequence unseen since summer 2014. It has now fallen to its lowest point for the year.









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AVGI: Central Macedonia is a pillar of growth and a gate of collaboration


ETHNOS: “Cap” for estimated real estate prices

TA NEA: New head of Euro Working Group Hans Vijlbrief: “Increased supervision [for Greece] until the end”

EFIMERIDA TON SYNTAKTON: At long last isolate the neo-Nazis of Golden Dawn!

KONTRA NEWS: New Democracy ‘gets pneumonia’ due to the new giant vaccines scandal

DIMOKRATIA:  Erdogan is thirsty for blood

NAFTEMPORIKI:  Road map for the 120 installments [regarding debts of businesses owed to the state]