Byzantine Ship Wreck Discovered in Black Sea

The wreck of a large Byzantine ship, dating from the 10th century and filled with amphorae, was discovered by divers off the coast of...

First Ever Greek-Russian Book on Ancient Greek Myths

A bilingual (Greek-Russian) book featuring 279 illustrations of ancient Greek myths was published for the first time in Russia. This unique edition was created as...

Greek Katsikaris Named Russia Coach

Greek Fotis Katsikaris has been named coach of Russia's men's national team and will continue to manage Spanish club Bilbao Berri, the country's basketball...

Cooperation Agreement Between Greek and Russian Universities

A new cooperation agreement was signed between the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH) and the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, based in Moscow which...

Russia: ‘Greeks Did Not Ask For Cash’

"Greece has not asked Russia's Finance Ministry for financial assistance," Russian Deputy Finance Minister Sergei Storchak told Reuters on Thursday referring to Greek Prime...

Greek Culture Week Organized in Moscow

The Moscow Greek Culture Center is organizing an event aiming at the promotion of Greece in Russia, but also for the creation of common pages...

Turks Lure Russians to Greece

A grand entrance in the Greek tourism industry has been attempted by two Turkish-interest Russian Tour Operators, Pegas Touristik and TezTours, who have decided...

Poetry Competition in Russia Dedicated to Greece

A poetry competition dedicated to the historic Greek homeland is being organized by the SAE Region of former USSR countries, within the context of...

Orthodox Monk Wins Russian Version of ‘The Voice’ TV Contest Show

An Orthodox monk has outdone a number of worldly competitors in a popular Russian singing competition TV show, getting 76 percent of viewers’ votes...

Greek Origin Former Mayor of Moscow Advisor to Current Mayor

The Mayor of Moscow and head of the local government of the Russian capital, Sergei Sobyanin, appointed Greek origin, first post-soviet Mayor of Moscow,...