Creditors get ready to open Greek bailout talks

Greek bailout talks: Greece and its creditors are getting ready to open talks to complete a bailout…

Russian Railways eyes up Greek privatisation programme

Russian Railways is reported to have expressed an interest in acquiring some of the transport infrastructure assets…

Tsipras reshuffles Greek Cabinet

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras today reshuffled the Greek Cabinet after 38 members of his ruling Syriza party…

IMF attacks EU over terms of Greek bailout

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has attacked the EU over the terms of the Greek bailout…

Grexit avoided as EU and Greece strike deal

Grexit avoided: Eurozone’s  finance ministers have agreed  to  set up a €50bn Greece-based asset fund, half of which will be…

Greece admits to signing Russia’s South European pipeline deal

After weeks of obfuscation, Greece has finally admitted that it has signed a deal agreeing to…

MPs prepare to vote amid rumours of Lafazanis resignation

Panagiotis Lafazanis,  leader of Syriza’s Coalition of the Radical Left and currently Greece’s Minister of Productive…

Athens given Sunday deadline to avoid Grexit

Grexit: European leaders gave debt-stricken Athens a final deadline of Sunday to reach a new bailout…

Greece has Plan B, Energy Minister Lafazanis tells Russian TV channel

Greece has a Plan B and does not need European Union money, its Energy Minister Panagiotis Lafazanis claimed…

Tspiras heads to St Petersburg as deadline looms for Greece

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras  is due to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin tomorrow at the  Saint Petersburg…

EU creditors consider extending Greek bailout program to next March

The EU and Athens have held discussions about the possibility of extending the Greek bailout program…

Greece arranges 18 June meeting with Putin as ‘Grexit’ looms

Grexit: Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has arranged to meet Vladimir Putin on 18 June, fuelling fears that Athens might…

Gazprom planning June start for Turkish Stream offshore section

Gazprom is planning to start work on the Black Sea section of the Turkish Stream pipeline early…

US urges Tsipras to rebuff Russia over Turkish Stream extension through Greece

Turkish Stream extension through Greece: US special envoy for foreign affairs Amos Hochstein yesterday urged Greece’s…

Gazprom chief strikes Turkish Stream deal with Ankara while Putin talks to Athens

The first section of Russia’s Turkish Stream pipeline will be ready by December 2016, state gas giant Gazprom’s press office…

Moscow considers relaxing ban on Greek, Hungarian and Cypriot food imports

Food imports: Following a visit to 37 agribusinesses in Greece, Cyprus and Hungary by a team…

Italy gives green light to Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP)

The Italian government has officially given the go-ahead for the construction of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP),…

Greece and EU aim for Sunday agreement but Moody’s downgrades bond rating

Greece and its European partners have stepped up negotiations and have set next Sunday (May 3) as…

Vertical gas corridor to go ahead linking Bulgaria to Romania, Greece – and Azerbaijan

Vertical Gas Corridor: Bulgaria yesterday signed an agreement with Romania and Greece to build a link between the…

Turkish Stream talks “constructive” – but no cash advance confirmed

Turkish Stream talks: The Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Gazprom Chief Aleksei Miller yesterday held…

Russia denies reports of imminent loan to Greece

Russia denies reports: Reports in the German media over the weekend that Russia was about to…

Greece turns to China for cash in return for use of Piraeus

Greece turns to China: The cash-strapped Greek government is said to be looking to borrow €10bn…

Russia to advance Greece €5bn against Turkish Stream profits

Russia to advance Greece €5bn: According to reports on Germany’s  Spiegel Online website, Russia is planning to…

Russia may lend Greece cost of Turkish Stream extension

Turkish Stream extension: Russia is considering lending Greece the funds to build an extension to the Turkish…