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Overcoming Lockdown, PanHellenic Scholarship Foundation to Hold 2020 Virtual Gala on June 13

In 2020, the PanHellenic Scholarship Foundation will transform its annual Gala into a virtual gathering, due to restrictions enacted to prevent the spread of...

Archbishop of America Epidophoros Criticizes Police Actions in Minneapolis Death

Archbishop of America Epidophoros has weighed in on the ongoing controversy surrounding the Monday, May 25, death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Floyd died after...

US Sends $2.9 Million To Assist Greek Islands, Unaccompanied Minors

Incoming aid form the United States will aim to improve the living conditions of unaccompanied minors who are migrants to Greece, and to assist...

Hotel Housing For Refugees in Greece To Be Greatly Reduced in 2020

Sixty of the 93 hotel facilities provided to asylum-seekers will be closed in 2020, according to Greece's Migration and Asylum Policy Minister Notis Mitarakis,...

115-Million-Euro Greek Aid Package Seeks To Help Struggling Airlines

The nation of Greece will give the country's airlines a 115 million euro aid package to assist them as they struggle to return to...

Atlantic Bank of New York Reaches Out To Greek-Americans During Covid-19 Crisis

Atlantic Bank, with over 100 years of service to the Greek-American community, has continued to reach out and assist the community in any that...

Cyprus Expects British, Russian Tourists to Return In July

Cypriot officials said on Wednesday that they expect to welcome the return of British and Russian tourists in July of this year. Tourism accounts for...

US Working To Defuse Greece-Turkey Tensions, Says American Diplomat

United States diplomats are working to reduce the ongoing tensions between Greece and Turkey, according to a Wednesday statement by Deputy Assistant Secretary of...

Stringent Lockdown Measures "Saved Thousands In Greece"

Sotiris Tsiodras, the epidemiologist in charge of Greece's management of the coronavirus crisis, said on Tuesday that had Greece not locked down and imposed...

Piraeus Becomes Top Container Port in Entire Mediterranean

Greece's port of Piraeus has now become the Mediterranean’s top container-handling port, it was reported on May 19. The port, located just outside Athens, handled...