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Public sector union ADEDY calls for strike on Tuesday

Public sector union ADEDY has called a 24hour strike for Tuesday, following a decision by the Athens First Instance Court that ruled ADEDY's strike-abstention from the employees' evaluation process "illegal and abusive."
September 22, 2014

No layoffs in the public sector as of 2015, Administrative Reform minister says

Administrative Reform Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Wednesday pledged that "as of 2015 there will be no layoffs" in the public sector.
July 16, 2014

Second day of ADEDY's strike; concert outside the parliament

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 strike over lay-offs

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

Unbearable cost

It is often said that our political system is incompetent, but it is doing a perfect job in reproducing the existing model.
Paschos Mandravelis: June 3, 2013

On another planet

In Greece, no one wants to make any cuts. Everyone has a good excuse to keep the state intact.
Paschos Mandravelis: August 10, 2012

No free passes to debt freedom

Everyone agrees that Greece needs to implement reforms and restructure the public sector. They may not put as much emphasis on these two points as they should, but they always say it.
Paschos Mandravelis: March 12, 2011