About: Venizelos

Elections 19-06-2012

Parties that led Greece to ruin to form ‘salvation’ government

Greece's conservatives said they are poised to form a coalition government with the Socialists today (19 June), allowing the two parties that dominated politics for decades and ruined the country to share power despite a major anti-establishment election vote.
Elections 11-05-2012

Venizelos holds make or break talks for Greece

The leader of Greece's socialist PASOK party, Evangelos Venizelos, will today hold talks with the New Democracy leader Antonis Samaras, in what is seen as a last attempt to find a governing majority in Parliament and avoid another election that could lead to Greece's euro exit. 
Elections 13-03-2012

Finance Minister Venizelos to lead Socialists in Greek election

Finance Minister Evangelos Venizelos, who has gained international popularity as troubleshooter in the Greece's debt crisis, is set to lead the Socialist PASOK party in the general elections to be held after Easter.