22.10.2012 [Irish Independent] - GREEK Prime Minister AntonisSamaras has expelled one of his deputies for threatening to vote against the latest package of austerity measures demanded by international lenders, the government said on Monday. Greece is finalising a package of spending
13.10.2012 [Businessweek] - Greece and its international inspectors are racing to find agreement on economic policies ahead of the Oct. 18 summit of European Union leaders, where Prime Minister AntonisSamaras will seek more time to implement the budget cuts required to keep
05.10.2012 [Businessweek] - Merkel's visit to the Greek capital Oct. 9 to meet with Prime Minister AntonisSamaras underscores the shift in her stance since she held out the prospect last year of Greece exiting the 17-nation currency regime. “The meeting could mark the turning
(born 23 May 1951) is a Greek economist and politician who has been Prime Minister of Greece since 20 June 2012. He has been leader of New Democracy, Greece's major conservative party, since 2009. Previously, Samaras served as Minister of Finance in 1989, then as Minister of Foreign Affairs from 1989 to 1990 and again from 1990 to 1992. Later, he was Minister of Culture in 2009.
24.10.2012 [The Guardian] - Greece's Prime Minister AntonisSamaras answers questions after his keynote address as part of the International. Greece's prime minister AntonisSamaras failed to reach agreement with his coalition partners over €13.5bn of austerity measures last night.
23.10.2012 [Xinhua] - ATHENS, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- Greek Prime Minister AntonisSamaras 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
22.10.2012 [Haaretz] - To the surprise of many in Europe and beyond, Greek Prime Minister AntonisSamaras is beginning to turn Greece's corrupted economy around, but the cost – harsh austerity and social division – is high. By Sabby Mionis | Oct.22, 2012 | 11:23 AM | 1
22.10.2012 [MarketWatch] - Greek Prime Minister AntonisSamaras is set to visit the southern German state of Bavaria, the stronghold of the Christian Social Union of Bavaria party that has been strident in its criticism of Greece, German newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung reported
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 AntonisSamaras over additional budget reductions is being met with sarcastic disapproval in the blogosphere.
19.10.2012 [Yahoo! News (blog)] - Enlarge Photo. Reuters/Reuters - Greece's Prime Minister AntonisSamaras attends a news conference at the end of the second session of a two-day European Union leaders summit in Brussels October 19, 2012. REUTERS/Christian …more Hartmann less
19.10.2012 [Greek Reporter] - Greece will run out of money in mid-November and needs to receive a delayed $38.8 billion installment from its bailout package as soon as possible, Greek Prime Minister AntonisSamaras said on Oct. 19. “On the 16th of November the country will run out
18.10.2012 [Greek Reporter] - Greece's Prime Minister AntonisSamaras told his EU counterparts here this evening that an overdue E31.5 billion loan tranche from his country's bailout program should be paid in full – not in installments – and as soon as possible, a senior Greek
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 AntonisSamaras said it was proof Greece is being welcomed back into the international arena and will get the help
17.10.2012 [Greek Reporter] - Greek Prime Minister AntonisSamaras will go to a European Union meeting on Oct. 18 empty-handed after his coalition partners refused to go along with changes to labor rules as part of a $17.45 billion spending cut and tax hike plan. Samaras, in his
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 AntonisSamaras that Greece has covered "much of the ground" toward recovery from its
16.10.2012 [WTAQ] - Greece's Prime Minister AntonisSamaras 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
20.10.2012 [Press TV] - Prime Minister AntonisSamaras says Greece hopes to get the bailout money it needs before its euro cash reserves run out in the middle of November. He made the remarks on Friday during a press conference in Brussels after attending a European Union
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 AntonisSamaras s...
After Greece’s stalemated elections in May where he suffered an ignominious showing, New Democracy Capitalist leader AntonisSamaras made a hard turn to the right when he saw that the deranged neo-Nazis of Golden Dawn were usurping his conservative agenda with their vicious anti-immigrant, anti-Semi ...
19.06.2012 AntonisSamaras Starts Greek Coalition Talks. Wall Street Journal June 18, 2012. Greece's conservative New Democracy party will begin talks on forming a pro-bailout coalition government after eking out a victory in Sunday's ...
25.01.2012 During the meeting between New Democracy (ND) leader AntonisSamaras and the Chief of Staff of the Presidential Administration of Russia Sergei Ivanov held at the Kremlin, AntonisSamaras emphasized that resurgence in ...