Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras called the wildfires an “asymmetrical” phenomenon, but the country's residents are angry that the Greek authorities have failed to tackle the situation responsibly.
The inferno in Mati was by far Greece’s worst since fires devastated the southern Peloponnese peninsula in August 2007.
CNBC took a look at the latest debt relief measures to Greece and why they matter.
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras survived a no-confidence motion in parliament on Saturday.
The chief executive officer of Greece's largest lender expects that the emergency liquidity assistance given by the European Central Bank (ECB) will end in 2018.
Hedge fund manager Kyle Bass says foreign investors are readying to pour billions into Greece in a variety of sectors in 2018.
President Donald Trump appeared to endorse the deal, but the White House walked back his support soon after.
On Tuesday, President Trump met with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to discuss military cooperation and US investment in Greece.
Despite Greece's economic woes, investors are finding opportunities for profit in the stock and bond markets.
CNBC's Willem Marx reports from Luxembourg on a meeting of European finance ministers, at which Greece's sovereign debt crisis is on the agenda.
Simon Derrick, chief currency strategist at BNY Mellon, discusses a potential French presidency under En Marche! candidate Emmanuel Macron.
The two politicians' trajectories are more similar than one might think, a strategist told CNBC.
Vasileios Gkionakis, head of global FX strategy at UniCredit, adds that "populism relies on hearsay."
James Athey, fixed income investment manager at Aberdeen Asset Management, discusses upcoming Greek debt negotiations and the fixed income market.
Lagarde used the example of Matteo Renzi's election in Italy in 2014 to show that populist politicians might not be as bad as people fear.
The latest round of Greek debt negotiations could impact politics across the European continent, one finance expert has suggested.
Tim Edwards director at SnP Dow Jones Indices explains why Greek debt could have repercussions in the national elections happening across Europe in 2017
Greece outperformed its fiscal targets last year and is likely to meet fiscal objectives this year, according to the European Commission.
European shares closed higher on Friday after a mixed open as investors reacted to the Federal Reserve's rate hike and digested fresh data.
During his final European tour, President Obama plans a speech in Athens, the birthplace of democracy, to show US solidarity with the EU.