Protests Against Papandreou in Edinburgh

Protesters gathered outside the convention center where the TEDGlobal conference is being held in Edinburgh and attempted to block George Papandreou's speech. For a long...

Greek Commissioner Defies EU Model of Austerity

Maria Damanaki, the commissioner for maritime affairs, publicly distanced herself from European Commission policies that she says could lead to "social degradation" and called...

The Richest People in Europe

A recent survey by Boston Consulting Group showed that the world's wealthy people represent just 0.7% of the global population and control 41% of...

Swan Hellenic Cruise To Greek islands

Southampton-based Swan Hellenic will sail a replica of the cruise line’s first-ever voyage in 2014 in the occasion of the company’s 60th anniversary of...

Hawke’s Greek Film At Berlin Festival

As part of the 63rd International Film Festival in Berlin the film Before Midnight by Richard Linklater - which was shot entirely in Greece...

Greek Researchers Funded by European Research Council

Several promising Greek researchers are included in the ERC catalogue.  The catalogue features 427 European researchers in total who were selected for funding by the...

Tsaftaris on Agricultural Development at German-Greek Assembly

The Greek minister of Rural Development and Food, Athanasios Tsaftaris stated on Oct 23rd that “in today’s difficult time for Greece agriculture can and...

FYROM Economy Minister Turned Mobster on Screen

FYROM Economy Minister Valon Saraqini is playing the role of an Albanian mafia boss in a Greek-FYROM movie. The movie of Greek director Menelaos Karamargiolis...

Leonidas Kavakos Named Artist of the Year

British magazine "Gramophone" honored Greek violinist Leonidas Kavakos with the prestigious "Artist of the Year" award in a ceremony that took place in London. The 46...

Greek Foreign Minister Calls for Compromise in Ukranian Crisis

Greece's Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, Evangelos Venizelos on Wednesday, called those involved in the current crisis in Ukraine to return to dialogue....