Albania to establish committee for national census

A commission of 12 ministers will be established soon to co-ordinate the next census in Albania, State Minister Genc Pollo announced on Thursday. He...

Swiss newspaper devotes full page to Papa-Stratis from Lesvos

The story of Papa-Stratis - the priest from Kalloni in Lesvos, who cares for immigrants flooding the Aegean islands from neighbouring Turkey – has...

Computers with Greek characters in Albanian schools

The hope that the Albanian leadership will soon conduct an objective census under the supervision of the Council of Europe – which will include...

British – Greek designer Sophia Kokosalaki and jeweller Ilias Lalaounis together!

British fashion designer Sophia Kokosalaki (foto) and Greek luxury jeweller Ilias Lalaounis have joined together to create a new jewellery collaboration for spring/summer 2010....

Ouzaki’s not ouzo – and it’s not Greek either

Last month Bulgaria’s Commission for Unfair Competition fined Sofia-based alcohol producer Sis Industries the sume of € 613,079 for producing and advertising a drink...

Greece at the International Tourism Fair in Vienna

Greece will participate in the Vienna International Tourism Fair with an impressive stall of the Greek Tourism Organization (EOT) and various regional tourism organizations....

Developments in Greek education in Germany

The significance of Rhine-Westphalia’s Education Ministry’s decision to recognize the local Greek schools as “supplementary school’s of general education” is mentioned in a report...

Tim Matiakis: Greek ballet soloist in Royal Danish Ballet

At just 26, soloist Tim Matiakis has already danced in three major European companies – the Royal Swedish Ballet, the Royal Ballet and now...

Cyprus in shock as media mogul gunned down

Cypriot President Demetris Christofias ordered police to pull out all the stops on Tuesday to find the culprits in the murder of a media...

Head of Cyprus media group murdered

Andis Hadjicostis, the CEO of one of Cyprus's largest media groups was murdered outside his home in Cyprus on Monday evening, police said. "Two shots...