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PM Mitsotakis: Closer to a final decision on candidate for president of Greece
31 Dec 2019Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Monday said there is still time to settle on his proposal for presidential candidate, but he is close to a final decision, during an informal lunch with journalists at Schedia street magazine's restaurant and cultural hub in central Athens.
Participation in debt settlement e-platform rising steadily
31 Dec 2019The number of homeowners seeking protection of their primary residence or a favourable debt settlement for their mortgage, consumer and business loans is steadily rising, the Private Debt Management secretariat said in a report on Monday.
Bulgaria to start receiving Russian gas via Turkey from Jan 1 - energy min
31 Dec 2019Bulgarian public gas supplier Bulgargaz will start receiving Russian natural gas via Turkey as of January 1, replacing the existing delivery route via Romania and Ukraine, the Bulgarian energy ministry said on Monday. view more
PM Mitsotakis on new draft election law, Turkey, relations with U.S.
30 Dec 2019A draft election law bill that restores the "bonus" seats for the top party in the elections will be tabled in Parliament within January, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis announced in a five-page interview covering a broad range of issues that was published by the newspaper "To Vima" on Sunday.
Mitarakis: 2020 will be a better year for self-employed, wage earners and pensioners
30 Dec 2019Wage earners, pensioners and the self-employed will all see their income increase in 2020 as a result of measures taken by the government, Deputy Labour and Social Affairs Minister Notis Mitarakis said in an interview on Skai television on Saturday. view more
Bulgarian life insurers lift Jan-Oct GWP 15.4%, sickness insurance GWP soar
30 Dec 2019Bulgaria-based life insurance companies increased their gross written premiums by an annual 15.4% to 413.1 million levs ($234.1 million/211.2 million euro) in the first ten months of 2019, according to data from the Financial Supervision Commission. view more
Sofia opens 112.5 mln euro tender for subway expansion
30 Dec 2019Metropolitan, the operator of Sofia subway network, said it has opened a 220 million levs ($124.6 million/112.5 million euro) tender for design and construction of a 3.06-km subway line with three stations. view more
PM Mitsotakis: We always move with guideline the full respect to the international law
27 Dec 2019Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis visited on Wednesday (Christmas Day) the remote island of Kassos.
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Public Debt Management Agency considering issuing bonds worth 4-8 bln euros in 2020, report
27 Dec 2019The Public Debt Management Agency's (PDMA) state funding for 2020 will focus on the continuous presence in the international debt markets, accompanied by the reduction in debt stock, it said in a report released on Tuesday, while maintaining the current level of cash reserves.