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Greek Elementary Students Win First Prize in European Competition

Students from a public experimental elementary school in Alexandroupolis, northern Greece, won the first prize in the European e-Twinning competition in the category for children aged 4 to 11 years, with their project Powerfulnaturekingdom.et, implemented in cooperation with the...

SYRIZA Leader Tsipras Sternly Attacks Greek PM Samaras

SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras on Sunday sternly attacked Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and Bank of Greece (BoG) governor Yannis Stournaras at his address to his party's meeting in Alexandroupolis, northern Greece. Tsipras called Samaras "Prime Minister of the cafe,"...

HRADF Receives Binding Offers for Regional Greek Airports

Fourteen regional airports from respective Greek cities will be privatized within the following months as the binding offers from potential investors have already been filed to the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF) and according to the schedule, they...

Immigrant Trafficking in Northern Greece

Two Pakistani men aged 29 and 34 were arrested on Saturday in Alexandroupoli in Thrace, northern Greece, during an operation by the Greek police. They were charged with committing a felony, being members of a criminal gang and participating...

"Greeting" Competition Winner in Greece to Meet Putin

An original gesture in social media (Facebook), is landing Julia Gavrilova a face to face meeting with President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin. This is to be arranged by the President of the Cultural Association "Russian House", based...

Branch of Russian Bank Established in Thrace

A new bank branch of the Russian SISC CB "KEDR" is about to open in Alexandroupolis, Greece as announced by the Chairman of the bank Sitro Kirill when he visited the city of Thrace. He also met and discussed with the bank manager...

Alexandroupolis' Historic "Kapnomagazo" to Be Restored by 2014

The restoration project of the historic “Kapnomagazo” (tobacco factory) of Alexandroupolis, in northeastern Greece, is expected to be completed by March 2014. The restoration contract was signed between the mayor of the city, Evangelos Lambakis, and the main contractor...

Alexandroupolis Honors Fallen Russian Soldiers

With the erection of a commemorative monument, the city of Alexandroupolis paid tribute yesterday to the Russian soldiers who lost their lives in the region during the Russian-Turkish war of 1877-78. After 133 years, the honoring monument is located near...