Alexis Tsipras

Emerging Europe Declares 2019 Prizewinners of its Annual Remarkable Achievement Awards

The World Bank's CEO Kristalina Georgieva and two incumbent prime ministers, Alexis Tsipras of Greece and Zoran Zaev of North Macedonia, have been selected as the beneficiaries of Emerging Europe's Remarkable Achievement Awards for 2019.

OECD wary of Tsipras’ stimulus package, growth lower than projected

The government got a yellow card from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) as regards the economic stimulus package announced by PM Alexis Tsipras on 8 May, which it said could jeopardise the country's fiscal credibility.

In its bi-annual report, the OECD's 2019 growth projection for Greece was lower than the government's.

Editorial: Peddlers of hope

As elections approach it is apparent that despite so many years of economic crisis, sacrifices, and traumatic experiences nothing has changed.

With PM Alexis Tsipras donning the cloak of protector of the poor and punisher of the elite, promises, handouts, and divisive tactics are the order of the day.

Opposition leader calls for a 'strong result' on May 26, leading to snap polls

New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Tuesday called for a "strong result" in Sunday's elections for European Parliament and local government that would compel Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to call general elections early instead of in October when the leftist government's term expires.