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Russian Tourism to Greece Rose 523% in March

The number of tourists heading to Greece from Russia rose to 523 percent in March compared to the same period in the previous year,...

Mediterranean Panorama to Promote Greece in Scandinavia

North Events will organize the 1st Mediterranean Panorama at Stockholm’s expo center on March 18-19, 2017. The Mediterranean Panorama will focus on Greece and will...

Greek University Calls for Maintaining the Hellenic Institute in Venice

A resolution adopted by the University of Crete Department of Literature calls on the Greek government to maintain and strengthen the Greek Institute of...

Russians Extremely Disappointed Over Olympics Ban

Russia's track and field team has been banned from the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. The global body that governs track and field competition,...

UNHCR 2016 Estimates Cuts in Refugees Arriving to Europe via Greece Route

The outlook of how many refugees are expected to reach the shores of Greece has been drastically cut by the U.N. refugee agency, according...

More Money Needed for Refugees and Migrants in Greece, Balkans

The U.N. refugee agency reports a multi-million-dollar appeal begun early this year on behalf of tens of thousands of refugees and migrants in Greece...

EU Commissioner Avramopoulos Stresses Need to Turn Migration Into an Asset for the Economy

"The timely and effective integration of third countries is crucial for turning migration into an advantage for the economy and the cohesion of our...

Hagia Sophia to Turn to Mosque During Muslim Ramadan [video]

The morning prayer from the Koran was read at Hagia Sophia in Istanbul on the first day of Muslim Ramadan, Monday, June 6, in...

Romania’s Syrtaki World Record Hopes Dashed by Rain, Greece Still the Record-Holder (Video)

Romanian hopes of setting a Guinness Book World Record for dancing Greece's famous syrtaki dance from the 1964 film "Zorba the Greek" were dashed...

New Visa Dispute Sours Turkey-EU Ties

Within a matter of hours of Turkey’s new government being announced, a major dispute over visas erupted Wednesday between Ankara and the European Union,...