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Chinese Kids Sing the Olympic Anthem in Greek at Beijing Opening

A Chinese choir of 40 young children sang the Olympic Anthem in Greek during the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympic Games in Beijing on Friday. The young kids -- who learned the Greek words in less than three months...

Greece Leads Opening Ceremony of Beijing Winter Olympic Games

Greece paraded first in the opening ceremony of the Beijing Winter Olympic Games which started on Friday in the Chinese capital. The two athletes carrying the Greek national flag during the opening ceremony were Maria Danou, who will compete in...

Greece to Participate in the Beijing Olympic Games with Five Athletes

Five athletes who will represent Greece in the Beijing Winter Olympic Games scheduled to take place from February 4 to 20, 2022 departed from Athens on Sunday. There will be two athletes carrying the Greek national flag during the opening...

UK, Australia Joining Diplomatic Boycott of Beijing Olympic Games

The nations of the United Kingdom and Australia are joining Washington's diplomatic boycott of the Beijing Olympic Games scheduled for February of 2022, per announcements from the prime ministers of both nations on Wednesday. US President Joe Biden had announced...

Greece Embraces China’s Belt and Road Initiative Despite EU Scepticism

China is trying to rekindle Greece's interest in the Belt and Road Initiative, a Beijing-led global infrastructure development strategy.

The Greek Who Brings Dinosaurs Back to Life in China

Vaios Panagiotou is a 45-year old Greek engineer based in China who has spent the last few years doing something incredibly unique--building and maintaining gigantic robotic dinosaurs. Panagiotou graduated from the University of Brighton in Great Britain, where he received his Mechanical...

Air China Cancels All Flights to Greece Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Air China will cancel all its direct flights to and from Greece, it was made public on Wednesday. The temporary measure comes as an extra step of precaution since Chinese officials are desperately trying to limit the expansion of the...

Number of Greece – China Flights to Increase as Two Sides Sign Agreement

The civil aviation authorities of China and Greece recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding, which laid out the technical prerequisites for the doubling of the number of flight connections between the two countries. The Memorandum of Understanding includes a new...

Greece Expects Increase in Chinese Tourism in 2019

Greece foresees an even greater number of tourist arrivals from China in 2019, on top of the huge number of tourists already counted in the first eight months of this year, which represented a 22 percent increase over last...

Antikythera Greek Shipwreck Exhibit Attracts Beijing Crowds

Greece’s Central Archaeological Council has decided to extend an exhibit of artifacts from the Antikythera shipwreck which are currently on display at The Palace Museum in Beijing, China. The exhibit has drawn such enormous crowds that the Council felt it was the...