09.10.2012 [Forbes] - German Chancellor Angela Merkel visited Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras in Athens, sparking substantial protests and violent clashes with the police. Hours before, the International Monetary Fund had released a report in which it downgraded its
09.10.2012 [Businessweek] - Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and several of his ministers lined up patiently on the tarmac at Athens International Airport on Tuesday to welcome German Chancellor Angela Merkel to Greece, on her first visit to the country since its mounting
(4-traders.com) ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece expects to agree a new austerity package with its lenders and for the EU and IMF to bridge their differences on how to cut the country's debt by the time EU leaders meet on October 18-19, Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said. http://www.4-traders.com/ne ...
18.06.2012 The second wave of exit polls, which came out at 8:30 PM Athens time shows the New Democracy party -- lead by Antonis Samaras -- clinging to a 1%~ lead over the left-wing SYRIZA coalition. That lead is an expansion of the ...
11.03.2012 Just two days after Athens executed the largest single debt restructuring in history, Antonis Samaras, head of the rightwing New Democracy (ND) party, criticised the terms of the country's second aid package in a speech seen ...
23.10.2012 [Xinhua] - ATHENS, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras made an appeal for unity to save Greece on Tuesday evening, after a new meeting with the two other party leaders in the coalition government ended without a final deal on supplementary
23.10.2012 [Xinhua] - Negotiations on a deal are to continue, it was announced after one more meeting between Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras with the two other party leaders supporting his coalition government on Tuesday in Athens. The conservative leader who heads
19.10.2012 [UPI.com] - A Euro flag flaps next to a Greek flag on the day "New Democracy" leader Antonis Samaras is forming a new government in Athens Greece,on Wednesday June 20,2012.Mr.Samaras's is today meeting leaders from other parties to form a coalition government.
18.10.2012 [Bloomberg] - Clashes broke out in central Athens when Greeks opposed to more austerity measures staged their second general strike in three weeks as Prime Minister Antonis Samaras prepared to attend his first European Union summit. Schools, hospitals, ferries and
20.10.2012 [Southeast European Times (blog)] - German Chancellor Angela Merkel expressed solidarity with Greece during her recent visit to Athens, but her discussions with Prime Minister Antonis Samaras over additional budget reductions is being met with sarcastic disapproval in the blogosphere.
19.10.2012 [Southeast European Times] - Prime Minister Antonis Samaras was in Brussels on Thursday (October 18th), making his case to EU leaders to keep bailouts coming for the country's cash-strapped economy, as 70,000 Greeks took to the streets of Athens to protest another pending round of
19.10.2012 [Greek Reporter] - Still pressing his case for support, Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Brussels on Oct. 19 on the sidelines of an European Union summit meeting which began the day before. She had come to Athens on Oct.
18.10.2012 [Greek Reporter] - With Prime Minister Antonis Samaras in Brussels pleading with European Union leaders for the release of more rescue monies, some 70,000 Greeks roared through the downtown of Athens to protest more pay cuts, tax hikes and slashed pensions demanded
10.10.2012 [Greek Reporter] - Ignoring protests by 50,000 people against the visit of German Chancellor Angela Merkel to meet him in Athens on Oct. 9, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said it was proof Greece is being welcomed back into the international arena and will get the help
08.10.2012 [Greek Reporter] - Worried that planned protests during German Chancellor Angela Merkel's visit to Athens on Oct. 9 could escalate into violence, Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras had directed that all rallies and gatherings be banned while she's in the city to meet
05.10.2012 [Greek Reporter] - German Chancellor Angela Merkel greets Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras in Berlin, Aug. 24, 2012. (AP Photo). German Chancellor Angela Merkel, an object of scorn to Greeks angry that she's insisting on more austerity measures while her country
10.10.2012 [Southeast European Times] - As 50,000 demonstrators defied a ban on protests during her five-hour visit to Athens on Tuesday (October 9th), Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel told Prime Minister Antonis Samaras that Greece has covered "much of the ground" toward recovery from its
16.10.2012 [WTAQ] - Greece's Prime Minister Antonis Samaras addresses the audience during an investment forum in Athens October 15, 2012. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahal. ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece plans to launch tenders to sell or lease a string of state assets, including its
21.03.2012 Other locals describe the suburb and neighbouring Ekali to the north of Athens, which count former prime minister George Papandreou and opposition leader Antonis Samaras among their residents, as similar to South ...