Motorhead’s Greek-Origin Mikkey Dee Celebrates 48th Birthday

Mikkey Dee celebrates his forty-eighth birthday tomorrow. Micael Kiriakos Delaoglou is drummer/songwriter for the heavy metal band Motorhead. A Swede of Greek descent, he has...

73-Year-Old Greek Author Triumphs in Sweden

The Greek author, Thodoris Kallifatidis immigrated in Sweden 47 years ago and became a famous and distinguished Swedish writer. He is widely known...

Greek Fashion Designer Marina Kereklidou Excels in Sweden

Marina Kereklidou may not be a recognizable name in Greece, but she is a well known fashion personality in Sweden. She has worked both...

Sweden Hosts Special Olympics Event

Τhe Special Olympics World Summer Games - Athens 2011 event, which was co-organized by the Greek Embassy in Sweden and the Stockholm Press Office, in collaboration with the Sports Museum and Special Olympics Sweden, was...

Greek diplomat fired over ‘Swedish women’ slur

A Greek diplomat in Stockholm was fired after he told a Swede that he should be ashamed over “Swedish women's behaviour”. Sweden's TV 4 recently...

Crete Participates at Sweden’s Tourism Exhibition

Crete is going to take advantage of Sweden’s tourism market, by being present at TUR, which is the country’s leading trade fair for the...

Battle of Marathon Exhibit, Stockholm

The Embassy of Greece in Sweden in Collaboration with the Swedish Sports Museum in Stockholm, will present an exhibition on the occasion of the 2.500...

Swedish dairy offers deal with Greek man over mistaken nationality

A small Swedish dairy has offered to pay some 2 million kronor (270,000 dollars) to a Greek man who featured in a photo on...

Greek man sues Swedish firm over Turkish yogurt pic

A Greek man has sued a dairy firm in southern Sweden after his picture ended up on a Turkish yoghurt product. The man whose picture...

Veteran Swedish diplomat and Greek professor Sture Linner dies at 92

Veteran Swedish diplomat and author Sture Linner, a close aide to the late UN Secretary General Dag Hammarskjold, has died at the age of...