Mitsotakis to Greek bankers: Give conscientious borrowers cuts on their mortgage interest rates
Main opposition New Democracy (ND) leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Monday called on Greece’s four systemic banks to include specific reward measures for conscientious borrowers in any new package aimed to reduce the Olympus-sized “mountain” of “bad debt” burdening their balance sheets.
Furor after alt. minister confirms he received 100K loan with second mortgage
The latest political furor to batter the poll-trailing Tsipras government has latched on to one of the Cabinet's most controversial and outspoken member, Alternate Health Minister Pavlos Polakis, after a front-page story relating how the minister received a 100,000-euro consumer loan with a second mortgage on a property.
Four bodies recovered in car swept away by flood waters in Crete on Sun.
The bodies of four people, missing after the car they were riding in was swept away in a flash flood early Sunday morning in central Crete, were recovered on Monday.