Greek Basketball Coach Itoudis Voted Best in Russian League

Greek basketball coach Dimitris Itoudis was voted coach of the year in Russia's VTB league, leading CSKA to a great season culminating in the...

Russia to Help Greece by Buying its Products

Russian authorities will start a campaign aimed at helping debt-ridden Greece by encouraging Russians to buy Greek products, Greek media reports, quoting Itar-Tass news...

Greek, Chinese Presidents Eye Enhanced Cooperation

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Greek counterpart Karolos Papoulias on Friday pledged here to further promote cooperation in various fields between their countries. The...

Chersonese Ancient Greek City Gains World Heritage Status

The UNESCO's World Heritage Committee has decided to add the Ancient Greek City of Tauric Chersonese and its Chora to the World Heritage List...

Russian Government Thanks Greece for Airspace Access

Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova expressed Russia's gratitude for Greece's decision to allow Russian humanitarian aid aircrafts headed to Syria to fly through Greece's...

Russians Love Visiting Thessaloniki

Russian visitors have flooded Greece over the past years. According to today's announcement of the Thessaloniki Hotels Association (THA), a further raise of 19%...

Russians’ Cutting Back on Vacations Hurt Greek Economy

The Russian currency's exchange rate depreciation, as well as bureaucratic issues, have greatly affected the flow of Russian tourists to Greece. According to the...

Moscow: Crete Promoted in Russia by Cosmonaut Theodoros Giourhitsin

His name is Theodoros Giourhitsin; well, his real last name is Grammatikopoulos. He is very famous in Russia and is about to participate in...

Archbishop Ieronymos Returns from Russia With ‘Presents’

Two generous deals are the 'presents' that Archbishop Ieronymos and metropolitan bishops, who accompanied him to Russia, carried back home. Russians and Greeks made an...

Greek Olive Oil Exports to Russia Increased

Olive oil exports from Greece to Russia increased significantly during 2010, according to the Greek Embassy in Russia. The Greek Embassy in Russia also...