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Greece to Cut Controversial Property Tax by 30 Percent Over Two Years

The new Greek government will introduce new legislation before Parliament by the end of July which would reduce the Single Property Tax (ENFIA) by...

Greece Nabs 20,000 Undeclared Airbnb Lodgings

Greek authorities on Sunday revealed that they have tracked down some 20,000 undeclared short-term rental properties on the Airbnb platform which had not been registered...

Greece’s Piraeus Bank Explores Asian Pacific Partner for Shipping Financing

Piraeus Bank, Greece's largest lender, announced last week that it is exploring a potential strategic partnership opportunity with a major Asian Pacific financial conglomerate,...

Cyprus Marks 45 Years Since the Coup that Gave Turkey the Pretext to Invade

Sirens sounded around Cyprus at 8.20 on Monday morning to mark 45 years since the coup by the Greek military junta then ruling Greece,...

Thousands Chant “MVP” as Giannis Antetokounmpo is Honored (video)

More than 20,000 Milwaukee Bucks fans packed the courtyard outside Fiserv Forum on Sunday to celebrate Giannis Antetokounmpo's recent MVP award. Some fans wore Antetokounmpo...

August Deadline Looms for North Macedonia to Remove Star of Vergina

Following the signing of the Prespa Agreement by Greece and North Macedonia earlier this year, the deadline is looming to rename monuments as well...

5+1 Reasons to Visit Thessaloniki This Summer

Thessaloniki, Greece's second largest city and capital of Macedonia is at the same time historic and avant-garde, and an ideal destination for a short...

Greece Loses Battle Over Lower Taxes for Tsipouro and Tsikoudia

The European Court rejected Greece's appeal on Thursday to set a lower excise tax for tsipouro and tsikoudia, two of the most traditional and...

Israel to Shun New Greek Minister Over “Racist and Antisemitic Positions”

Israel will not work with Greece’s new Agricultural Development and Food Minister, Makis Voridis, because of his antisemitic past, a senior diplomatic told The...

New Greek Government Recognizes Guaido as Venezuela’s Interim President

One of the first initiatives taken on Friday by the new Minister for Foreign Affairs, Nikos Dendias, was to recognize Juan Guaido as Venezuela's...