Read the Convention Concerning the Exchange of Greek and Turkish Populations (30 January 1923) Read the Convention Relating to the Regime of the Straits (24 July 1923) Read the Convention Relating to the Regime of the Straits (24 July 1923)
HR-Net - Hellenic Resources Network Compact version
Today's Suggestion
Read The "Macedonian Question" (by Maria Nystazopoulou-Pelekidou)
HomeAbout HR-NetNewsWeb SitesDocumentsOnline HelpUsage InformationContact us
Thursday, 27 January 2022
 
News
  Latest News (All)
     From Greece
     From Cyprus
     From Europe
     From Balkans
     From Turkey
     From USA
  Announcements
  World Press
  News Archives
Web Sites
  Hosted
  Mirrored
  Interesting Nodes
Documents
  Special Topics
  Treaties, Conventions
  Constitutions
  U.S. Agencies
  Cyprus Problem
  Other
Services
  Personal NewsPaper
  Greek Fonts
  Tools
  F.A.Q.
 

Athens News Agency: News in English, 00-02-07

Athens News Agency: News in English Directory - Previous Article - Next Article

From: The Athens News Agency at <http://www.ana.gr/>

CONTENTS

  • [01] President-Election
  • [02] Poll-Elections
  • [03] Athens bourse: New volatility limits

  • [01] President-Election

    07/02/2000 11:48:01

    Parliament is set to re-elect Costis Stephanopoulos as President of the Republic on Tuesday afternoon for a second five-year term with an overwhelming majority, as both the ruling PASOK party and main opposition New Democracy party have endorsed his election. The only other candidate is Leonidas Kyrkos, nominated by the small Coalition of Left and Progress Party. The two other parliamentary parties -- the Democratic Social Movement and the Communist Party of Greece, are both expected to abstain.

    [02] Poll-Elections

    07/02/2000 11:47:57

    In the latest of a flood of opinion polls, the main opposition New Democracy party was leading by 1.2 percentage points over the ruling PASOK party in voter preference, although 54.6 percent of those polled believed PASOK would win the early general elections, set for April 9. A poll by ALKO published in Monday's edition of ETHNOS newspaper showed ND leading nationwide with 33 percent against 31.8 percent for PASOK and 15.4 percent undecided. The same poll showed PASOK leading, however, by 7.2 percentage points in the greater Athens area with 32.2 percent against 25 percent for ND, and the main opposition party leading by 4.7 percentage points in the rest of the country with 36.3 percent against 31.6 percent for PASOK.

    [03] Athens bourse: New volatility limits

    07/02/2000 11:47:51

    A new upper and lower volatility limit of plus/minus 10 percent went into effect Monday on the Athens Stock Exchange from the up-to-recently 8 percent. The government recently announced that the volatility limit would be raised to 12 percent both ways in two phases.


    Athens News Agency: News in English Directory - Previous Article - Next Article
    Back to Top
    Copyright © 1995-2022 HR-Net (Hellenic Resources Network). An HRI Project.
    All Rights Reserved.

    HTML by the HR-Net Group / Hellenic Resources Institute, Inc.
    ana2html v2.01 run on Monday, 7 February 2000 - 12:30:55 UTC