Sunday April 26, 2015 Search
Weather | Athens
14o C
09o C
News
Business
Comment
Life
Sports
Community
Survival Guide
Greek Edition
Still no director for Greece’s General State Archives

<+sa_keim_arx>Almost three months ahead of a major gathering of European archivists in Greece, which is currently at the helm of the European Union presidency, the government in Athens could find itself in a very embarrassing position as it has yet to appoint a new head to the General State Archives (GSA).

The three-year term of the last nine-member council expired in November but the Education Ministry, which officially oversees the 100-year-old organization, has so far failed to extend its term or appoint a new council.

“As a country we wish to play a role, but we usually don’t move beyond words,” history professor and former chairman of the GSA council Nikolaos Karapidakis told Kathimerini.

GSA, which this year celebrates its centenary, is scheduled to host a workshop of the European Board of National Archivists (EBNA) and the European Archives Group (EAG) in early June.

ekathimerini.com , Saturday March 22, 2014 (18:04)  
Greek tax officers turn to small debtors for cash
As European officials hint at ‘plan B,’ pressure grows on gov’t to compromise
FM warns against a lose-lose situation [Update]
PM tries to appease mayors, regional governors over cash bill
Construction material costs slide anew
The decline in oil rates has contributed to the further fall in construction material prices and the cost of building new residential properties, according to data released on Friday by the ...
Navios taps German shipping opportunities
The wide margin of difference between the health of Greek and German shipping is clearly illustrated by the deal for the sale of 14 oceangoing vessels by German bank HSH Nordbank AG debtor c...
Inside Business
WATER POLO
Olympiakos wins Euro crown in women´s water polo
The women’s water polo team of Olympiakos won its first ever LEN Euro League at the Final Four it hosted in Piraeus by beating holder Sabadell from Spain 10-9 in Saturday’s final. After defe...
SOCCER
Rival soccer fan clashes leave man stabbed
One man was stabbed and several others slightly injured as rival Thessaloniki club fans clashed late on Friday at an event held by Aris supporters. Reports from Greece’s second city stated t...
Inside Sports
COMMENTARY
Five years ago
This week marks five years since Greece officially entered a period of crisis when then Prime Minister George Papandreou announced that the country would seek a bailout from the eurozone and...
EDITORIAL
Slippery slope
The extremely divisive language that is currently being used by parliamentary deputies and coalition ministers is both unacceptable and dangerous. It is high time that the tired, old argumen...
Inside Comment
SPONSORED LINK: FinanzNachrichten.de
SPONSORED LINK: BestPrice.gr
 RECENT NEWS
1. Olympiakos wins Euro crown in women´s water polo
2. Greek tax officers turn to small debtors for cash
3. As European officials hint at ‘plan B,’ pressure grows on gov’t to compromise
4. FM warns against a lose-lose situation [Update]
5. PM tries to appease mayors, regional governors over cash bill
6. Border checks aim to stop jihadists
more news
Today
This Week
1. Five years ago
2. PM tries to appease mayors, regional governors over cash bill
3. Poll: Large majority of Greeks want compromise with lenders
4. FM warns against a lose-lose situation [Update]
5. Greece not playing a game of chicken on debt
6. Slippery slope
Today
This Week
1. Greek government's popularity takes a hit as talks drag on
2. Europe's collision course with Greece
3. It's up to the Greek government to ensure deal with lenders, says ECB's Coeure
4. Leaving the past in the past
5. Denialism
6. The price of compromise
   Find us ...
  ... on
Twitter
     ... on Facebook   
About us  |  Subscriptions  |  Advertising  |  Contact us  |  Athens Plus  |  RSS  |   
Copyright © 2015, H KAΘHMEPINH All Rights Reserved.