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Video Shows Thessaloniki Metro Taking Shape (video)

Work on the Thessaloniki Metro continues at a fast pace, with the placement of rails along a large part of the route. The work on the...

Piraeus Bank Vows to Support Export-Orientated Growth in Greece

Greece's largest lender Piraeus Bank has joined forces with Enterprise Greece, the official agency of the Greek state, to support export-oriented activity and growth...

Giannis Antetokounmpo Gets a Mural in Milwaukee (photos)

A Milwaukee resident has paid out of his own pocket for a larger-than-life mural featuring Greek NBA All-Star Giannis Antetokounmpo. Brendan Jones, a great fan...

EU Official Visits Greek Soldiers Held in Turkey

The European Union's ambassador to Turkey, Christian Berger, paid a visit to the two Greek army officers held in the high-security prison in Edirne,...

Greece Accuses Russia of ‘Disrespect’ as Diplomatic Spat Escalates

Greece accused Russia of showing disrespect late on Wednesday after Moscow claimed Athens was taking part in "dirty provocations" for NATO over the expulsion...

Turkey Lifts State of Emergency Two Years After Coup Attempt

Turkey has ended the nationwide state of emergency that was imposed two years ago after a failed coup attempt. More than 120,000 people in the...

Greek Startup Awarded for Miniature Olive Tree in a Box

Greeks with imagination and great ideas flourish even in times of crisis. Like Vassilis Tsipas from Xylokastro in the Corinth prefecture, a graduate of...

Nineteen Dead, 25 Missing as Migrant Boat Sinks off Northern Cyprus

(File photo) A boat carrying about 150 migrants sank off the coast of northern Cyprus on Wednesday, leaving 19 dead and 25 missing, Turkey's coast...

Why Do Hollywood Stars Flock to Antiparos Every Summer?

Antiparos is not the most glamorous of the Cyclades group of Greek islands, falling way behind not only giants like Mykonos and Santorini, but...

Greek Inspectors Pose as Clients to Combat ‘Airbnb’-Type Tax Evasion

The Greek authorities are trying to battle tax evasion said to be rampant among the thousands of owners of Airbnb-type properties. Lacking a mechanism to...