About: ERT

Elections 08-11-2013

Greek police storms TV building as Troika visits

Riot police stormed the former Greek state television headquarters in Athens yesterday (7 November) and evicted dozens of journalists who were fired five months ago, ending a protracted sit-in against the broadcaster's closure.
Elections 21-06-2013

Greece’s Samaras faces possible revolt by coalition partner

Greece's small Democratic Left party could pull out of Prime Minister Antonis Samaras' ruling coalition after talks to resume state television broadcasts collapsed, party officials said Thursday (20 June), plunging the nation into fresh turmoil.

Greece’s governing coalition in a game of chicken

The latest meeting of the three leaders of Greece's coalition government over the aftermath of the unprecedented decision to shut down ERT, the country's public broadcaster, will not necessarily lead to elections, although no one could rule this out, writes Yiannis  Roubatis
Euro & Finance 18-06-2013

Court re-opens Greek broadcaster, saving fragile coalition

A Greek court yesterday (17 June) ordered state broadcaster ERT back on air while it is restructured, allowing squabbling coalition leaders to move towards a compromise that avoids early elections.
Elections 17-06-2013

Greek PM rejects calls for early election

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras yesterday (16 June) dismissed talk of an early election over the abrupt closure of the state broadcaster, which brought protests from viewers, workers, the opposition and his coalition partners.
Languages & Culture 14-06-2013

Closure of Greek public TV could jeopardise Greek coalition

The sudden closure of the Greek public broadcaster ERT has shattered the cohesion of the coalition government, with some political observers saying it could force early elections in the debt-ridden nation. EURACTIV Greece reports.
EU Priorities 2020 03-02-2010

Industrialist: 1.2 million engineers needed to make EU competitive

Realistic targets, shared commitments and scientific education are the three ingredients which Wim Philippa, secretary-general of the European Round Table of Industrialists, believes are needed to make the EU fit for the challenges which lie ahead.
Future EU 26-06-2002

Convention: Industry leaders want stronger Commission

The European Round Table of Industrialists (ERT), representing leading European industrialists, has called on the EU Convention to reinforce the powers of the Commission.
Enlargement 08-06-2001

EU industry concerned about slowdown of enlargement

European industry fears EU enlargement will be slowed down because of conflicting interests of Member States