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Fur Farming in Greece: Cruelty or Commerce?

By Heini-Sofia Alavuo Earlier this summer Greek Reporter told how Greece’s Ministry of Culture and Sports had turned down the domestic fur industry’s proposal to join...

Report Damns Local Authorities over Greek Floods

Forestry officials, elected municipal officers and engineers from the private sector share responsibility for the deadly floods that hit west of Athens in November...

EU’s Moscovici: Greece Returns to Normality

After eight difficult years Greece is back to normality, to autonomy and the markets, EU Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs, Pierre Moscovici told the...

UK Airline Apologizes After Passengers Swelter at Greek Airport (video)

Passengers flying to the U.K. from the Greek island of Zakynthos have said they suffered fits and panic attacks after they were kept on...

Stavros Niarchos: The Greek Shipping Tycoon and His Enduring Legacy

Stavros Niarchos, 3 July 1909 – 16 April 1996, was a self-made businessman of immense wealth with an exceptional ability to make money. After his...

Greece’s Junior Government Partner Threatens to Block ‘Macedonia’ Deal

The Greek defense minister and leader of the Independent Greeks Panos Kammenos has criticized the 'Macedonia' agreement and pledged to obstruct its approval on...

Greek International Sokratis Papastathopoulos Joins Arsenal (video)

The Greek international Sokratis Papastathopoulos has joined Arsenal from Borussia Dortmund where he has won two Bundesliga titles and one German Cup. "I feel very good,...

Travel Greece: Where to go in Argolis, Peloponnese

Located at just under a 2-hour drive from Athens, the Argolis peninsula in the Peloponnese region offers many different historical sites, culture and beauty...

Greece Gets €20M to Deal with Migration Problems on Greek Islands

The European Commission on Monday gave over €45 million ($52 million) to Greece and Spain to deal with migration issues. Monday's sums come shortly after Greece...

Greek Economy Will See Higher Growth, Says Bank of Greece

Greece's economy will record higher growth rates under conditions in the near future, Bank of Greece governor Yannis Stournaras estimated in a Monetary Policy...