PM Tsipras: Europe must launch its growth agenda

21 January 2016
758 Views

The refugees issue is a European problem which needs to be dealt with collectively, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Thursday said in his intervention at a panel within the framework of the World Economic Forum in Davos.

Tsipras referred to the humanitarian and political side of the problem, noting that is a disgrace that so many people die in the Aegean in their attempt to reach the Greek coasts. He underlined that the solution to the problem is all EU member states to cooperate.

He also referred to the Greek government’s effort to face corruption and bureaucracy problems stressing that only through growth will Greece be able to cope with the crisis and at the same time welcome foreign investments.

Europe must launch its growth agenda in order to proceed, said Tsipras and stressed the need to face the serious unemployment problems.

French Prime Minister Manuel Vals, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte and German Finance Minister Wofgang Schaeuble participated in the panel.

You may be interested

Teleworking in Greece extended until December 31st
GREECE
shares7 views
GREECE
shares7 views

Teleworking in Greece extended until December 31st

Panos - Nov 30, 2020

Teleworking for businesses able to implement distance working due to Covid-19 has been extended until December 31st, Greek authorities have decided. The…

PM Mitsotakis: Covid-19 vaccine free for the public
GREECE
shares18 views
GREECE
shares18 views

PM Mitsotakis: Covid-19 vaccine free for the public

Panos - Nov 30, 2020

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said that the Covid-19 vaccine would be given to the public free of charge during his…

Impressive joint Geek-Egyptian navy exercise sends message (photos)
GREECE
shares17 views
GREECE
shares17 views

Impressive joint Geek-Egyptian navy exercise sends message (photos)

Panos - Nov 30, 2020

The Greek and Egyptian navies conducted joint exercises on Saturday in the wider sea area south of Karpathos. The PASSEX…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.