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PM Tsipras Delays Greek General Election Campaign

Greek PM Alexis Tsipras has reneged on his promise to initiate the process for general elections in Greece immediately after the second round of...

Greek Parliament Mulls New Penal Code

The Greek government on Monday brought forward for debate proposed legislation on the reformed penal code, which includes the reclassification of certain felonies and...

Greece’s Jewish Communities Congratulate Country’s First Jewish Mayor

The Central Board of Jewish Communities in Greece on Monday congratulated Dr. Moses Elisaf on his election as mayor of the city of Ioannina, in...

Turkey to Dispatch Second Drillship Off Cyprus

Turkey will be dispatching a second drillship to the eastern Mediterranean in the middle of this month, the country’s energy minister said on Monday. Fatih...

Greek Economy Grows by a Meager 1.3 Percent in First Quarter of 2019

The Greek economy grew by 1.3 percent in the first quarter of the year, exactly half the rate it had grown during the same...

George Michael Leaves Most of His Fortune to Greek-Cypriot Family

The well-known singer George Michael, who died on Christmas Day in 2016, left the vast majority of his fortune to his Greek Cypriot family,...

Albanian Inmates Escape From Greek Detention Unit

The Greek police have launched a manhunt for three Albanian inmates who escaped from an Athens detention unit in the early hours of Monday. A...

Piraeus Bank, Intrum Join Forces to Tackle Greece’s Bad Loans

Piraeus Bank, the leading lender in Greece, announced on Monday it has teamed up with Sweden's Intrum for the management of its 27-billion-euro ($30...

Greek-American Man Arrested in Disappearance of Wife

A Greek-American man and his girlfriend were arrested on Sunday in the Connecticut town of New Canaan over the disappearance of his wife, who...

Archbishop of Australia Makarios Meets Greek President Pavlopoulos

President of the Hellenic Republic, Prokopis Pavlopoulos, on Sunday received the Archbishop of Australia Makarios at the presidential mansion and congratulated him on his...