Greek NGO Helping Refugee Children Wins $2 Million Prize (video)

The Greek Non-Governmental Organization called "METAdrasi" won two million dollars in a prize awarded by the Conrad Hilton Foundation on Monday. This represents the largest monetary amount of any humanitarian prize in the entire world. "METAdrasi –...

September Will be Crucial Month For Course of Greek Economy

September is considered to be a pivotal month for the Greek economy, regarding both budget figures and contacts with its European partners on the issue of fiscal targets and the implementation of reforms. The first important...

Greece Decides it Will Not Assist Iranian Oil Tanker After US Warning

The re-named Iranian oil tanker "Adrian Darya 1," originally the "Grace 1" Greece will not help the Iranian tanker suspected of carrying oil to Syria, which is now headed for the port of Kalamata, Deputy Foreign Minister...

Greek Authorities To Determine Cause of Deadly Helicopter Crash in Poros

The Greek Air Accidents Investigation Committee began an investigation on Wednesday to determine the reasons behind the helicopter crash which took place on Tuesday off the coast of the picturesque island of Poros in the...

При крушении вертолета в Греции погиб меценат Михаил Абрамов

В результате крушения частного вертолета Agusta A-109 возле острова Порос в Греции погиб бизнесмен и основатель Музея русской иконы Михаил Абрамов. Об этом в Facebook написали искусствовед Ирина Языкова и директор Научного центра восточнохристианской...

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Launches Exchange Program for 50 Greek Students

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) is now offering 50 high school students from Greece the opportunity to spend a semester abroad as part of a new international exchange program. The SNF's new "Global Citizen Scholarship Program,"...

US Ambassador, Greek Deputy Foreign Minister Meet to Strengthen Ties

US Ambassador in Athens Geoffrey Pyatt and Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister for Expatriate Greeks Antonis Diamataris met on Tuesday to discuss the strategic importance of Greek-US relations. The two men discussed the strong ties between...

Proceeds From Archbishop Elpidophoros’ Enthronement Luncheon Donated to St. Nicholas Church

The proceeds from the Enthronement luncheon for His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros will be used for the construction of the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church and National Shrine, according to a statement released on Tuesday by...

Stoicism: Fast-Growing Global Movement Will Hold Conference in Greece in October

Stoicism is coming home! This is according to Dr. Alkistis Agio, one of the organizers for the upcoming "Stoicon" event, which is an annual, international conference on modern Stoicism. The Stoicon 2019 will be taking place...

В Греции разбился вертолет с россиянами на борту

Частный вертолет упал в море в районе между греческим островом Порос и находящимся напротив городком Галатас на полуострове Пелопоннес. Об этом сообщило Афинское Македонское агентство новостей (АМНА). По сообщению, вертолет вылетел из Галаты в аэропорт...