Greek Director Costas Gavras Honored at Cannes Film Festival

The film festival in Cannes organized the screening of Costas Gavras' classic film “Z” on Monday, in a restored version in honor of the award-winning...

Uncovered Greek Roots of the Dassault Family

The Dassault family is famous across the world. World media has repeatedly referred to them primarily in regards to the French national airlines Air...

Ecumenical Patriarch Speaks of Reconciliation While Visiting Community of Taizé, France

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew spoke about reconciliation and the need to promote Christian unity during his visit to the ecumenical monastic order of Taizé in...

Greek National Theater in Avignon Festival

Yannis Mavritsakis' play Vitrioli, directed by Olivier Py, will represent the Greek National Theater at the 68th Avignon Festival, in southern France. The festival is one of...

Profits at Societe Generale Bank Plunge as a Result of Greek Debt

France's second-largest bank, the Societe Generale, has warned that its 2012 profit target will most likely not be reached after its second-quarter profits fell...

Monopoly Money Used to Pay Greek Jeweler in Paris

A Greek jeweler in Paris, France, was the victim of a major fraud, as thieves paid him with Monopoly money. according to French newspaper Le...

The Intriguing Greek Origins of Marseille, France’s Oldest City

The Greeks are well known for their ancient tales of glory and tragedy, as well as their civilization's innumerable contributions to the very foundations...

The Play “Alkisti” Successfully Presented at the Avignon Festival

The play “Alkisti” of director Tilemahos Moudatsakis was staged with great success at the Avignon Festival, with people praising both Crete and Rethymno....

Dexia Receives Injection On Grexit Fears

Dexia, a Franco-Belgian bank, will receive another stimulus package from Belgium and France, due to heavy losses during the previous term. The extra funding...

Greek-American Soldier Overpowers Gunman in France

A man attacked civilians on a French high-speed train (TGV) traveling from Amsterdam to Paris, on August 21. The gunman wounded three people before...