Crisis-Hit Greeks Flock to Sweden

As the economic crisis intensifies in Greece, the number of Greeks coming to Sweden in search of housing and jobs has soared, a leader...

Author Evgenios Trivizas Nominated for International Children’s Literature Award

The beloved and deeply respected Greek author Evgenios Trivizas was nominated for this year’s Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award (ALMA) for children's literature for “The...

New Survey Says Greeks Taught Agriculture to Neolithic Scandinavians

A new Swedish-Danish survey shows that agriculture techniques transferred from Southern to Northern Europe gradually. The scientists examined the DNA of four Scandinavian farmers of...

Swedish Player Sues Panathinaikos FC Over Unpaid Wages

Swedish football player Mattias Bjärsmyr has enlisted the help of lawyers to take action against cash-strapped Super League team Panathinaikos for unpaid wages. Athens sports...

The Hotel Employees Union of Chania Travels to Scandinavia to Promote Tourism

The Hotel Employees Union of Chania, Crete, is trying to promote tourism in the region; many union representatives will attend three tourism exhibitions in...

The Mediterranean Diet Key to Longevity

A Mediterranean diet with large amounts of vegetables and fish gives a longer life. This is the unanimous result of four studies to be...

Breakthrough into the Ancient World

Amphorae were used in Ancient Greece to store and trade wine and other liquids. They were two types of amphorae; the neck amphora, which...

Motorhead’s Greek-Origin Mikkey Dee Celebrates 48th Birthday

Mikkey Dee celebrates his forty-eighth birthday tomorrow. Micael Kiriakos Delaoglou is drummer/songwriter for the heavy metal band Motorhead. A Swede of Greek descent, he has...

73-Year-Old Greek Author Triumphs in Sweden

The Greek author, Thodoris Kallifatidis immigrated in Sweden 47 years ago and became a famous and distinguished Swedish writer. He is widely known...

Greek Fashion Designer Marina Kereklidou Excels in Sweden

Marina Kereklidou may not be a recognizable name in Greece, but she is a well known fashion personality in Sweden. She has worked both...