Climate Change will Cost Greece €700 Bln by 2100, BoG Chief says

Climate change will cost the Greek economy €701 billion cumulatively by 2100, Bank of Greece governor Yiannis Stournaras said on Monday during a conference on sustainable development. According to an analysis that quantifies and classifies...

Greece’s Mykonos Looks to Tackle Congestion

The island of Mykonos is collaborating with the Centre for Research and Technology-Hellas (CERTH) on plans to relieve congestion on the popular island, where tens of thousands of tourists converge in the summer months. CERTH’s...

Кипр усиливает контроль не только за счетами, но и за сдачей жилья русскими

"Еще в начале лета центральный банк Кипра поручил коммерческим банкам закрыть счета компаний, зарегистрированных в Белизе, на Сейшелах и Британских Виргинских островах, потребовав открывать счета компаниям, присутствующим непосредственно на Кипре, - сообщает телеграм-канал Физики...

Head of Greece’s European Parliament Information Office Suspended

Leonidas Antonakopoulos, the Head of the information office of the European Parliament in Greece, was suspended along with two other members of staff due to their involvement in an investigation conducted by OLAF, the...

Hundreds Stranded on Greek Islands after Danish Carrier Declares Bankruptcy

Primera Air, a Danish leisure airline with flight services from Northern Europe to more than 40 destinations in the Mediterranean, Middle East, and North America, declared bankruptcy on Monday, leaving hundreds of tourists stranded...

Greece Tables Two Versions for 2019 Budget

The draft budget for 2019 was tabled in the Greek Parliament on Monday in two versions: One without pension cuts and one with pension cuts. The document will be uploaded on the House's web page,...

Dr. James Dimitriou Elected as New President of the American Hellenic Council

The Board of Directors of the American Hellenic Council elected Dr. James Dimitriou of Redondo Beach, California, as the new President and Chairman of the Board. Dr. Dimitriou is replacing Menas Kefatos, whom he thanked...

Why Santorini Urgently Needs a Sustainable Tourism Plan

By Michael Ermogenis* Europe is the undisputed travel 'destination of choice' in the world. Almost half of all global travel is destined for Europe and a number of its countries have the highest number of...

The Hellenic Initiative Funds Medical Care for Remote Greek Islanders

The Hellenic Initiative Australia has funded preventive and specialised medical care for people living in the remote and isolated areas of the eastern Aegean islands through a grant to Axion Hellas. The AU$50,000 grant supported...

Dave Bautista Returns to WWE TV for 1000th Smackdown Episode

After a four-year absence from the ring in order to pursue his acting career, Dave Bautista will be returning to WWE TV for the 1000th episode of "Smackdown". Bautista will be reuniting with some wrestling...