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Illegal Work Reigns in Northern Greece

The presidents of labor unions described the gloomy picture of unemployment in Northern Greece at a meeting which took place in  Thessaloniki in the framework of the TIF. As they said, illegal and uninsured work reigns, while unemployment rates have...

Austrian Press Praises Zakynthos, Kavala, Thasos, Drama

The Austrian daily newspaper, Die Presse, published a full page tribute to Chios, “the island of 53,000 people which offers calm in quiet mountain villages and small bays,” with the title, Retro-charm thanks to the economic crisis, while a...

Greek Teacher Arrested For Kiddie Porn

With Greece's electronic crimes squad putting more emphasis on Internet predators, it's been reported that they've now arrested a 44-year-old teacher in the northern municipality of Drama on charges of possessing child pornography. The news was reported by agelioforos.gr, which...

Alex Proyas to Direct ABC Drama ‘Evolve’

Feature film director Alex Proyas is taking his first turn into television with the drama "Evolve." Proyas will get behind the camera and also executive produce the series, which will air on the ABC network. "Evolve" is based on the...

Greeks Hand Kids to Taxman in Protest

Dozens of angry Greek parents handed over their children to bewildered officials on Oct. 3 in a symbolic protest against the abolition of tax breaks for large families as part of cuts demanded by foreign lenders. "Here you go, you...

85 Film Contenders at Short Film Festival of Drama

A record number of participants was noted this year to the 35th Short Film Festival of Drama. The preliminary committee chose 85 movies to contest for the prize out of the outstanding number of 209 applicants. It is the...

Drama's Mount Falakro Ski Resort Open to Public Once Again

Despite the adverse weather conditions caused by the heavy snowfall, which closed off many roads, the Mount Falakro ski resort in Drama remained open throughout the holidays for skiers and visitors. In the previous two years, the Falakro ski...

The Greek Connection of “Pan Am”

Former A.M.P.A.S. president Sid Ganis is an executive producer of the show along with his wife Nancy Ganis, a former flight attendant with “Pan Am”.