Greeks Use 250-350 Plastic Bags Each per Year

An average Greek is adding to the overall pollution by using 250-350 plastic shopping bags each year, leading authorities to a new measure that...

Latest Polls: New Democracy Maintains Big Lead over SYRIZA

Opposition New Democracy (ND), has a 9.4 percent lead over governing SYRIZA, according to the latest MRB poll. Of those intending to vote, 30.7% said...

Construction of Holocaust Museum in Thessaloniki to Start in January

The mayor of Thessaloniki announced that construction for the long awaited Holocaust Museum in the city, will begin in January. Yannis Boutaris said during a...

My Life with the Wave – An Art Installation by Greek...

  Not to be missed is the new exhibition by Greek American artist Tina Psoinos, opening tomorrow in New York City. We caught up with Tina...

Official Dinner and Leadership Award at Capital Link Forum on Greece

On Monday December 11, 2017, the “19th Annual Capital Link Invest in Greece Forum” concluded with an Official Dinner presenting the “2017 Hellenic Capital...

Victoria Premier Asks for Return of Parthenon Marbles to Greece

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has weighed into a decades-long diplomatic debate while wrapping his trip to Greece. Flanked by several government MPs including Nick Staikos,...

Hellenic HQ: A New Greek Centre is Planned in Melbourne

The Greek Community of Melbourne (GCM) has announced a landmark development to create new facilities and services for all Greeks in Melbourne. The plan focuses...

Dave Bautista to Star in Action Comedy ‘Stuber’

Dave Bautista just signed up to star in a new 20th Century Fox action comedy film called "Stuber", in which he plays a determined...

Showtime Developing Alexander Payne-Produced Drama ‘Kilroy County’

Showtime has finally started development on a new drama titled "Kilroy County", which is backed by Alexander Payne and his producing partners, Jim Taylor...

‘Rebooting the Greek Language’: Simon Fraser University Launches New Program

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation Centre for Hellenic Studies at Simon Fraser University, in Burnaby, British Columbia, with the support of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation,...

Greek Professor Michael Cosmopoulos Inducted into the Royal Society of Canada

The Royal Society of Canada inducted University of Missouri–St. Louis Professor Michael Cosmopoulos into the Royal Society of Canada, for more than 30 years...

Europe’s Top City Destination is Greek

  The capital of Crete, Herakleion, has recently surprised the travel community by being announced as Europe’s fastest growing tourism destination for 2017. According to...

Avramopoulos Decribes Tusk’s Paper on Migration as ‘Unacceptable’ and ‘Anti-European’

European Commissioner for Migration Dimitris Avramopoulos said on Tuesday, the proposals of European Council President Donald Tusk on migration, included in a letter issued...

Israeli Mom And Daughter Discover Clay Lamp from Hellenistic Period

An Israeli mother and her daughter discovered an ancient clay candle holder dating back to the Hellenistic period – when Judah Maccabee fought against...

Greek Maestro Yanni Enthrals Music Lovers in Saudi Arabia

Renowned Greek composer and pianist Yanni enthralled a sell-out crowd at Jeddah's King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) on Thursday in a concert held under...