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Hellenic Parliament: Urgent submission of new primary residence protection bill

The government urgently submitted on Tuesday night a legislative amendment with the new framework for the protection of borrowers’ primary residences, although an agreement with the country’s creditors has yet to be reached and Monday’s Euro Working Group reflected the impasse in talks between Athens and the eurozone on the matter.

Greek MPs to cast final vote on constitutional amendments

Greek lawmakers are to debate and vote on a constitutional review on Thursday, where interest will be focused on an amendment that would delink the failure to elect the country’s president with an enhanced majority to the dissolution of…

New government members to be sworn in on Monday

The new members of the parliament will be sworn in on Monday, at 18.30,  in a ceremony to be held at the presidential mansion in the presence of President Prokopios Pavlopoulos and Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras. 

Parliament to begin debate on FYROM’s accession protocol

Greece’s foreign ministry submitted to the parliament’s national defense and foreign affairs committee on Wednesday evening a draft bill on the protocol that paves the way for the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) to join NATO…

Parliament vote on name deal moved to Friday

A vote in the Greek Parliament on the name deal between Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia will be held Friday at 2.30 p.m. instead of late Thursday in order to extend debate time, it was decided following a meeting of…