Black Friday might have seen frenetic shopping in the wealthier European capitals, but not so in Athens.
Greek hotel and restaurant employees have called a 24 hour strike over what they say is a deterioration of workers’ rights.
Greece is in line for its next batch of bailout loans.
The Greek government is set to get to further rescue funds from international lenders in return for future austerity measures that it hopes to offset.
Eurozone finance ministers chair Jeroen Dijsselbloem says some Greek debt will have to be written off for its public finances to become sustainable.
Thousands of elderly Greeks have taken to the streets of Athens to protest against further pension cuts currently being negotiated.
Greek farmers protesting against bailout-related income cuts on Wednesday clashed with riot police outside the Agriculture Ministry in central Athens.
Farmers from the Greek island of Crete have clashed with authorities in Athens over tax and pension reforms.
Doctors in Greek state hospitals walk out in protest in central Athens over social security changes
Transport workers in Athens have taken part in the first of three 24-hour strikes to object to legislation that would allow the transport organisation to make commercial use of…