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First Lottery for Card Transactions to be Held Today

A Finance ministry lottery aimed at rewarding plastic money transactions, which will in turn fight tax evasion, is being launched Thursday, with a two...

HIV Cases in Greece Drop, Tests Shortages Rise

December 1 is the World AIDS Day, when people around the world look closely into the victims of the epidemic that devastated the world...

Greek 19-year-old Drug Trafficking Suspect’s Bail Denied in Hong Kong

The 19-year-old Greek model arrested for drug trafficking in Hong Kong, was denied bail on Thursday, in spite of her maintaining her innocence. The Mytilene...

Greek Gov’t Under Pressure as MEPs Vote for Saudi Arms Embargo

The European Parliament on Thursday called for an EU arms embargo against Saudi Arabia amid the "world’s largest famine" in neighbouring Yemen. The vote puts...

The Greek American Who Joined Ivanka Trump at GES Summit in India

Greek American entrepreneur Christos Marafatsos was chosen to be part of the US delegation led by Ivanka Trump at this year’s Global Entrepreneurship Summit...

Divisive Auctions Recall Earlier Crises

Ugly scenes of clashes between protestors and riot police in an Athens courthouse this week, returned attention to the long-running saga of home foreclosures...

EU Drone Rules Move Closer To Takeoff

Moves towards EU-wide regulation of unmanned aerial vehicles – more commonly known as drones – took another step closer to reality on Thursday. MEPs and...

British MPs Angered that Brexit Bill Might Fund WiFi in Greece

Fresh anger erupted over the £45 billion Brexit Bill as, according to reports, the cash could go towards funding free WiFi in Greek hotels. The...

Vandals Deface Monument Honouring Refugees who Perished in the Aegean

A monument on Lesvos, bearing the names of some of the refugees who lost their lives trying to cross into Greece in 2012-2013, was...

Protest Against Benetton Store in Greece for Firing HIV Positive Employee

The "Reworkers" activist group, on Wednesday, demonstrated against a Benetton store in central Athens for the firing of an employee who is HIV positive. According...