Administrative Reform Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Wednesday pledged that "as of 2015 there will be no layoffs" in the public sector.
July 16, 2014
Public sector union (ADEDY) mobilizations continue on Thursday, second day of the 48h strike against reserve labor and possible layoffs in public sector.
March 20, 2014
Greek civil servants have launched a 48-hour strike against additional lay-offs planned this year under the terms of the country's EU-IMF bailout.
MSN NZ News: March 19, 2014
The Parliament plenum on Thursday voted in favor of abolishing 23 public-sector organizations, the re-examination of the hiring of former short-term contractors and the introduction of a public servants evaluation system with pre-set point ratios, riders in a draft bill on public administration.
March 14, 2014
An overwhelming 80 percent of unemployed young Greeks are turning their backs to the public sector as a way out of record high unemployment
China Economic Net: November 20, 2013
Greek public sector workers went on strike for the second time in a week on Tuesday, shutting schools and leaving hospitals with skeleton staff, as inspectors from Greece's foreign lenders checked whether the country was meeting its bailout targets.
Reuters: September 24, 2013
As austerity measures continue to bite, public employees have come out to protest against the new, leaner state.
Al Jazeera: September 18, 2013
Greek doctors on Tuesday joined the latest wave of strikes to hit the debt-stricken country, with thousands of public sector workers protesting against government plans for lay-offs and redeployments.
AFP: September 18, 2013
Greece's austerity drive has cost public sector workers a privilege they have enjoyed for more than two decades - six extra days of paid holiday every year if they use a computer.
Reuters: September 14, 2013
The Greek government has approved an additional 8,100 public workers to be put into a redeployment scheme as part of reforms required by its international creditors.
Press TV: August 27, 2013