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No Cause for Celebration on Greece’s Bond Issue Says Professor Economides

With the old American saying "even turkeys fly in a strong wind", Professor of Economics Nicholas Economides described Tuesday’s foray into the international markets...

Turkish Nationalist Leader: 15 Aegean Islands Were Illegally Taken by Greece

Devlet Bahceli, the leader of the Nationalist Action Party (MHP), known as Gray Wolves, sent a threatening message to Athens saying that 15 islands...

Greek Men’s Water Polo Team in Semi-Finals of World Championship

Greece's national team in the men's water polo tournament at the 2017 FINA World Championships in Budapest has made its way to the semi-finals...

Greece Returns to Financial Markets by Selling €3Bln Bond at 4.62%

Greece has made a return to the financial markets, by selling €3 billion worth of its new five-year bond, at a yield (or interest...

Loving Dad Carries Disabled Daughter on His Back in Samaria Gorge (photos)

A local man captured on camera the extraordinary story of a Greek American and his disabled daughter as they struggled to cross the imposing...

Photographers From All Over the World Invited to Showcase Greece

The Hellenic Film Commission has launched a new initiative that invites photographers to produce an image capable of selling Greece as a film location. The...

Hoteliers in Crete Propose 10 Euro Entry Ticket for Famous Beaches

Hoteliers in the prefecture of Chania, Crete, are proposing a 10 euro entry fee for the world-renowned beaches of Balos and Elafonisi. The proposal which...

Tsipras Hails Greece’s Return to Markets; EU’s Moscovici Urges Implementation of Reforms (video)

Greece sold debt to private investors for the first time in three years, an upbeat Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras hailed what he called a...

1,800-Year-Old Mosaic Found in Ancient City of Perge in Turkey

A 1,800-year-old mosaic, which showed the sacrifice of Iphigenia, the daughter of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra during the Trojan War in Greek mythology, was found...

Greek Student Wins Gold in Mathematical Olympiad

A Greek student from Thessaloniki won one of the gold medals at the 58th International Mathematical Olympiad 2017, held in Brazil. Vasilis Georgiadis, a high...