EU Commission Classifies Greek Coastline as ‘Excellent Quality’

The majority of Greek coastlines attained very high scores in the strict testing of bathing water quality conducted by the European Commission. More than two...

Euro Parliament Targets Plastic Bag Pollution

The European Parliament is seeking to put a brake on the proliferation of plastic bags and other non-recyclable plastic waste. It is estimated that every year about eight million...

Greek From Thessaloniki Candidate for European Farmer of the Year

Greek farmer Christos Panagiotidis from Thessaloniki, Greece, will participate in the European competition for the best young farmer. The competitors add up to 19 from...

Greek Volunteer Wanted for Halkidiki Goldmine Case

A non-governmental organization based in Belgium is seeking for a Greek volunteer to help in planning the communication strategy, organize demonstrations and coordinate their...

BBC Comments on Greece’s Waste

An article by BBC correspondent Mark Lowen, entitled "Greece Waste: Mounds of Filth on an Island Paradise," comments on the problem of waste management...

Sofia Waste Treatment Plant to be Built by Greeks

The Mayor of the Municipality of Sofia, Bulgaria, Yordanka Fandakova signed a contact with the Greek consortium Aktor-Helektor for the construction of a waste...

Gaia Satellite Sent into Space to Monitor the Galaxy

People have always been fascinated with space secrets and want more information. The European Space Agency operated the first step of further discovering space...

Major Tremor Fears Shake South Europe

Potential Historically Unprecedented Earthquakes in Greece, Turkey and Italy, is the title of an article published by the French newspaper Le Monde, which makes...

EC Takes Greece to Court For Nitrate Pollution

On the recommendation of Environment Commissioner, Janez Potočnik, the European Commission is referring Greece to the EU Court of Justice for failing to take...

Austrian Press Praises Zakynthos, Kavala, Thasos, Drama

The Austrian daily newspaper, Die Presse, published a full page tribute to Chios, “the island of 53,000 people which offers calm in quiet mountain...