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...

Karl Lagerfeld Presented Pirelli “Mythology” Calendar Featuring Ancient Greek Figures

Designer Karl Lagerfeld unveiled “Mythology”.  It is the latest Pirelli calendar and was presented at the Ritz-Carlton hotel  as temperatures plummeted to 16 C. Lagerfeld photographed...

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...

Yurchikhin’s Spacewalk Completed

Two Russian cosmonauts took a spacewalk outside the International Space Station (ISS) in order to prepare the orbiting outpost for the arrival of a...

‘Gods and Heroes of Ancient Greeks’ Exhibition in Moscow Displays Ancient Treasures

A bronze medal depicting a 2nd century BC bust of Athena Promachos is currently on display in the Gods and Heroes of Ancient Greeks...

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%...

Ancient Greek Antigone in Moscow

People in Moscow who share the same passion for ancient drama, had dreamed for many years of bringing Greece's Sophocles play Antigone to their...

Russia Expected to Lift Embargo on Greece

According to Russian Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance inspectors, discussions regarding the exports of Greek products to Russia will begin on April...

Greek-Russian Astronaut Ready for Take Off

Many Greeks around the world will never forget the moment when Yurchikhin, the first cosmonaut of Greek descent, brought on 8 January 2003 to...

Nikos Xydakis: Greece Expects up to 2 Mln Russian Travelers to Visit the Country...

  Greece's Deputy Foreign Minister, Nikos Xydakis said that the EU and Russia were set to pick up their bilateral talks on easing the visa...