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Αποκλειστική συνέντευξη: Η πρόεδρος του ΕΟΤ Άτζελα Γκερέκου στο Choicetv.org.uk

– Αρχικά θα θέλαμε να σας ευχαριστήσουμε πολύ για την συνέντευξη αυτή και να ευχηθούμε να έρθει ένα όμορφο καλοκαίρι για όλους αλλά ιδιαίτερα τον Ελληνικό τουρισμό που το έχει τόσο ανάγκη μετά απο δυο χρόνια δυσκολιών. Θα ήθελα ξεκινώντας να σας ρωτήσω ποιες είναι οι προβλέψεις που έχετε για την φετινή σεζόν μέχρι αυτή […]

May 9th, 2022 | Posted in Greek News | Read More »

Pandemic political truce ends with a bang as SYRIZA, KINAL demand Vroutsis’ resignation

The ministry allocated the funding to continuing education programmes despite the fact that due to the pandemic crisis the EU approved allocation of the 600 euros directly to professionals The New Democracy government has suffered its first serious political blow in its nine months in power after a general uproar forced Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis […]

April 27th, 2022 | Posted in Greek News | Read More »

Mitsotakis focuses on pandemic, climate crisis, and Greek-Turkish relations in UN speech

‘What happened last year, when Ankara raised tensions, unnecessarily and without provocation, threatening confrontation between two NATO Allies, must not be repeated,’ the PM said. Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis focused on international cooperation on issues ranging from the COVID-19 pandemic to the climate crisis in his address to the 76th UN General Assembly today As […]

April 27th, 2022 | Posted in Greek News | Read More »

UNESCO issues its strongest call yet for the UK to return the Parthenon Marbles

The unanimous decision dismisses the British government’s formalistic claim that only the Trustees of the British Museum have the authority to decide on the issue. In a milestone move, UNESCO has issued a separate decision on the need for the UK to return the Parthenon Marbles to their home beyond the positive recommendations that it […]

April 27th, 2022 | Posted in Greek News | Read More »

US amb. Pyatt at OT Forum: Greece on ‘right side of history’ in decision to support Ukraine

The inaugural OT Forum is being held on Tuesday and Wednesday at the historic old Athens Stock Exchange building Outgoing US ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt participated at the inaugural OT Forum on Tuesday, explaining the official US viewpoint vis-à-vis the ongoing Russian invasion of Ukraine and its repercussions. Pyatt, who is widely regarded as […]

April 27th, 2022 | Posted in Greek News | Read More »

Athens slams Turkey over planned drilling in Cyprus’ EEZ

Dendias will raise the issue of Turkey’s escalating illegal conduct towards Greece at a teleconference between EU foreign ministers and there will be discussion of Ankara’s ongoing illegal activities in Cyprus’  EEZ. On the eve of Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias’ participation in a teleconference with his EU counterparts the ministry denounced Ankara’s decision to send […]

April 27th, 2022 | Posted in Greek News | Read More »

Top court rejects jailed terrorist’s request to annul prison transfer

Greece’s Council of State rejected on Friday a request to annul a decision to transfer convicted terrorist Dimitris Koufodinas to Domokos Prison in central Greece. The request was denied by the plenary on the grounds that it is the criminal courts and not CoS that have jurisdiction over such matters. The general secretary for crime […]

April 23rd, 2021 | Posted in Greek News | Read More »

New SARS-CoV-2 infections stable at 2,754

New daily data on the coronavirus pandemic in Greece showed the number of infections remained almost the same for a second day on Friday, with 2,754 new cases reported, from 2,759 on Thursday. This brought the total number of infections since the start of the pandemic to 329,134. There was also small decrease in reported […]

April 23rd, 2021 | Posted in Greek News | Read More »

Golden Dawn MEP Lagos to lose immunity

The European Parliament’s Legal Affairs Committee approved a draft report on Thursday that recommends lifting MEP Yiannis Lagos’ immunity, with 22 votes in favor and two votes against. The decision to lift the immunity of the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn member is expected to be finalized next week in the plenary of the European Parliament. In […]

April 23rd, 2021 | Posted in Greek News | Read More »

Fatal plunge in Athens metro station

A 70-year-old woman died on Friday after falling from the platform at Panormou metro station in Athens onto rail tracks as a train passed through. According to reports, the incident occurred shortly after noon and it took the fire brigade around two hours before they could extricate the woman from the tracks. In a separate […]

April 23rd, 2021 | Posted in Greek News | Read More »