Germany Raises 500M Euros for Greek Children

More than 500 million euros have been collected by the program Helping the Children of Greece, announced last June both by Germany's bishop Augustine...

Christmas Present for Greek NGO “To Hamogelo tou Paidiou” from Düsseldorf

By Aspasia Zontanou On December 16th, 2011, the traditional Christmas Party of the Greeks in Düsseldorf celebrated its 10th anniversary. The NH-Hotel was packed with 250...

Greeks in Germany Protest Over New Educational Measures

The Federation of Associations of Greek Parents in Germany protested this morning in Dusseldorf over the new law concerning the Greek Language Education...

Alkinoos Ioannidis’s Concert in Berlin

The well-loved songwriter and performer Alkinoos Ioannidis gave a concert on April 25 in Passionskirche in Berlin. Ioannidis performed with Yiorgos Kaloudis, a cello...

SYRIZA Meets German Left at Greek Church in Düsseldorf

By Aspasia Zontanou Two leftist political movements, the Greek Coalition of the Radical Left (SYRIZA) and the German DIE LINKE joined for a political...

Ferrari Driver Fernando Alonso Drives Germans Mad with His Greek-Designed Car

The Spanish Formula 1 pilot made Germans really-really mad with his victory, and dare I say with his witty comments--Fernando Alonso! The statements of the...

Greek Germans Aspire to Promote Greece as a Tourist Destination

The Greek expatriates of Germany are willing to contribute to the promotion of Greece as a tourist destination, as it was pointed out at...

Greece Top Destination for German Tourists

“Greece is the big winner for the summer season,” the representative of Thomas Cook Tours said. He noted that the country has recovered from...

Merkel: ‘If Greece Quits Euro, All EU countries Will’

According to French newspaper Le Monde, German Chancellor Angela Merkel reported at the summit on December 19 that if Greece quits the euro, then...

Metropolitan Augustine Blasts Racism in Greece

Orthodox Metropolitan Augustine of Germany's Ecumenical Patriarchate has condemned what he called "xenophobia and racism, wherever they're coming from," noting an increase in racist...