A broad progressive front should be established in order to face rising extreme-right ahead of the EU election in 2019 Greece's Alternate Economy Minister Alexis Charitsis told EURACTIV.com, adding that neoliberalism and far-right are “two sides of the same coin”.
EU Regional Policy Commissioner Corina Crețu called the Greek government yesterday (6 April) to work more closely with the executive regarding the implementation of the Juncker Investment Plan. EURACTIV Greece reports.
The European Commission denies a Greek claim that it rejected an official request by Athens for an extension of the 2007-2013 Multiannual Financial Framework. In the meantime, the debt-ridden country risks losing 1.4 billion euros.