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Greek Diplomat: 100 Large Greek Companies Plan Investments in Egypt

Economic and Commercial Counselor at the Greek Embassy in Cairo Evangelos Dairetzis revealed that 100 large Greek companies plan to pump new investments on the Egyptian market in fields like converting waste to energy, information technology and integrated solutions,...

Greek PM to Visit Cyprus November 7

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras has scheduled an official visit to Cyprus on November 7, ahead of the trilateral summit in Cairo, Egypt, Cypriot government spokesman Nikos Christodoulides confirmed. Asked whether the trilateral summit in Egypt essentially finalizes the cooperation of...

Photo Exhibition ‘The Greeks of Cairo’

A photo exhibition, “The Greeks of Cairo,” is being hosted at the Museum of Modern Art Mahmoud Mukhtar in the Egyptian capital. Paul Kozalidis and Athena Casole captured with their photo cameras, the Greek history of the community in Cairo from the...

Greek Couple to Cross Africa by Car for Charity

A young and adventurous couple from Greece, Elpis Chrysovergis and Dora Bitsi, will travel across Africa for six months to film a documentary about their trip and to help local charities. The young couple decided to move to South Africa to work after completing their...

Egypt: Christos Kavalis Re-elected President of Greek Community

The Greek Community of Cairo has a very optimistic outlook for the next two years, after the election of a new board of directors led by Christos Kavalis. It won't come as a surprise that Christos Kavalis -- who has...

Cairo’s Greek Community in Mourning

The Greek Community of Cairo is in mourning after the sudden loss of Community Commissioner, Georgios Chalkias, who died of heart failure this Sunday at the age of 73. The funeral will take place in the Greek Cemetery of St....

IKA Pensions Halted for Greeks in Egypt

One hundred and fifty Greeks receiving low pension from the Greek Social Insurance Institute (IKA) remain unpaid. Those are Greeks that live in Cairo, Egypt’s capital. According to the announcement of Cairo’s Greek Community, IKA has halted payments for retirement...

Greeks of Egypt Feel Safe

Hundreds of thousands of Egyptians took to the streets on August 16  after police attacks against supporters of Egypt's first freely elected president Mohamed Morsi, who was overthrown last month, left more than 620 people dead. Greeks living in Egypt...

Syraka’s NOUR in Egypt

Internationally distinguished and one of Greece’s most renowned jewellery designers, Elena Syraka, will exhibit her collection of high aesthetic NOUR at El Hanager Arts Center in the Opera House Yard in Egypt’s capital, Cairo. The collection was presented for...

President Papoulias Meets Cairo’s Greeks

Greek President Karolos Papoulias met with delegates of the Greek Egyptian community of Cairo during an official luncheon organized at the Greek Embassy premises in the capital of the country. The delegation, headed the President of the Greek Community of...