Rebetiko Music Inscribed on UNESCO’s 2017 Intangible Cultural Heritage List

Rebetiko, a century-old Greek musical idiom which has influenced musicians around the world, has been inscribed on UNESCO's 2017 "Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity." Rebetiko (loosely translated as "Rebel music") is...

Stray Animals Christmas Bazaar Kicks-off in Athens

The 14th Christmas Bazaar of Stray.gr, the Association for the Care and Protection of Stray Animals, kicks off on Saturday and continues through Sunday at the Thission Lofts in Athens. The volunteers of the Association...

Ships to Stay Docked on Dec 14 Due to 24h Strike

Ships throughout Greece will remain docked next Thursday after the Seamen Federation decided to participate in a 24-hour strike called by the General Confederation of Employees of Greece (GSEE). The strike will start at 01:00,...

Tsipras: Greece Supports Serbia’s EU Bid

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and his counterparts of Bulgaria and Romania have pledged support for Serbia's membership bid in the European Union, saying it would boost stability in the Balkans. Tsipras made the pledge at...

Tsipras and Chinese Vice Premier Discuss Trade Cooperation in Athens

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met the visiting Chinese Vice Premier Ma Kai on Friday with the two sides vowing to strengthen their cooperation on the Belt and Road Initiative. Tsipras congratulated the success of the...

Parliamentary Committee Revokes Approval of Saudi Arms Deal

The Greek parliament's Committee on Armament Programs and Contracts revoked its agreement to sell military equipment to Saudi Arabia, in an unprecedented move by the body. The arms deal had been approved by the Government...

欧洲专家欢迎“一带一路”投资延伸至欧

欧洲议会副议长帕帕多普洛斯认为,中欧目前是而且今后仍会是世界稳定的柱石。

英国与欧盟达成历史性的“离婚协议” 欧盟居民将“继续像以前一样生活”

8日,英国就退欧条款达成历史性协议,400万公民的特殊公民权利被写入协议。

Greeks, Palestinians March to US Embassy Protesting Trump’s Jerusalem Call

About 4,000 Greeks and Palestinians gathered in Athens and marched towards the U.S. embassy to protest U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital. The protest was called by Palestinian organizations, the...

拒收难民 中欧三国遭欧盟起诉

欧盟委员会在欧洲法院提起了针对这三国的诉讼,指出波兰、捷克、匈牙利没有遵守2015年的决议接收滞留在意大利以及希腊的难民。