31-05-2018 | EYE ON GREECE | EU

31-05-2018 | EYE ON GREECE | EU


Thursday, May 31, 2018

Name negotiations: Solution drifts away as FYROM President Ivanov vetos “erga omnes”

The refusal of the President of the FYROM (Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia) Gjorge Ivanov to accept a solution in terms of erga omnes (the new name to apply for every use inside and outside the country) explains the hesitation both FYROM’s PM Zoran Zaev and the Greek PM Alexis Tsipras demonstrated and makes the prospects of a solution drift away.


Greek workers strike against belt-tightening, bailout reforms

Greek workers went on strike on Wednesday to protest against years of belt-tightening and a new wave of austerity measures that will kick in after the country’s third international bailout expires this summer.


New rallies are being organized for the name of Macedonia

New rallies are being organized in Athens, Thessaloniki and other cities after the latest developments regarding the negotiations on the name dispute with FYROM.


ATHEX: 1,52% rise

Athens General increased 11 points or 1.52% to 749 on Wednesday May 30 from 738 in the previous trading session.







Due to yesterday’s general strike there is no newspaper circulation today