More than 100,000 protesters from across Greece have converged on Athens's main square to protest against a potential Greek compromise in a dispute with neighbouring Macedonia over the former Yugoslav republic's official name.
Sun, 04 Feb, 2018
Ratings agency Fitch has cut Greece’s long-term ratings to its lowest rating above a default, becoming the first ratings agency to make the widely expected downgrade after the country announced a bond exchange plan to ease its massive debt burden.
Thu, 23 Feb, 2012
A 24-hour anti-austerity strike by Greece’s largest labour unions crippled public services today, as the Socialist government prepared to begin a battle to push through last-ditch cost-cutting reforms which will extend beyond its own term in office.
Wed, 15 Jun, 2011
Protesters tried to storm Greece's parliament and hurled paving stones at police today as tens of thousands of outraged Greeks took to the streets of Athens to protest at spending cuts aimed at saving their country from bankruptcy.
Wed, 05 May, 2010