Security 28-07-2014

Greek defence minister nominated as commissioner

The Greek coalition government has nominated defence minister Dimitris Avramopoulos as commissioner in the new EU executive. EURACTIV Greece reports.
EU Elections 2014 30-05-2014

EU leaders should respect citizens’ choice, says Tsipras

The nomination of a non-candidate for the leadership of the European Commission would turn the EU elections into a charade, said the European Left's candidate for the EU executive, Alexis Tsipras. EURACTIV Greece reports.
Energy 13-01-2014

Greece stresses its role as EU’s energy hub

Greece, holding the rotating presidency of the EU until June, said it would promote the enhancement of energy security in the 28-country bloc and fully support the European Commission’s approach to Russian energy giant Gazprom.
Public Affairs 18-12-2013

First citizens’ initiative launched in Greece

A Greek think tank yesterday (16 December) launched the first European Citizens’ Initiative which aims to boost investment in education in times of crisis. EURACTIV Greece reports.