Calamos Supports Greece

Greek Diaspora

2014 Dimitria Festival to Take Place in Oakleigh

The annual Macedonian Glendi of Oakleigh, Australia, which will take place on Sunday, November 16, will signal the close of this year's Dimitria celebrations, an event organized by the Pan-Macedonian Association of Melbourne. Thousands of Greek Diaspora members will arrive...

Discussing the Future of the Greek Diaspora

Greek Community of Melbourne President Vasilis Papastergiadis welcomed various Greek Diaspora organizations' representatives in the community’s new building. During the special meeting, the officials discussed about the future of Greek-Australians and Greek organizations. They exchanged ideas and made numerous proposals...

Two Greeks Among Australia’s Richest Young People

Two Greek-Australians were included in the list of the 100 richest young people in Australia, in the "under 40 years old" category. George Nakas from Melbourne, was placed in 10th, along with his partner Gavin Fernandes, with a personal worth of 188...

New Ambassador of Greece Sends Message to Greeks of Canada

“Greeks abroad are the extension of Hellenism, far beyond the demarcated geographical borders of our country,” said the new Ambassador of Greece, George Markantonatos, the new Ambassador of Greece in Ottawa, Canada. After taking office, Markantonatos stated that the members...

Documents of Greeks in Australia to Be Sorted

Thousands of documents that record the presence of Greeks in Australia can be found at La Trobe University in Melbourne. The so-called Dardalis Archives were collected after the significant donation of Greek-Australian croesus Zissis Dardalis. The precious documents were almost...

Greek Deputy Foreign Minister to Visit Romania

Greek Deputy Foreign Minister Kyriakos Gerontopoulos will visit Romania on Tuesday, October 20. During his two-day stay in the country, Gerontopoulos will attend the opening ceremony for the new building of Greek school “Athena” in Bucharest. Gerontopoulos will then meet with...

Arcadian Expats Offer Computers to Greek Special-Needs Schools

Arcadian members of the Greek Diaspora have offered computers and an air conditioner to special-needs schools in Tripoli, southern Greece, after raising money in a fundraiser dance which took place during the International Pan-arcadian Conference, proving once again that...

‘Greece All Over’ Festival in Germany

"Greece All Over" Festival is traveling to Germany from September 25 to November 5 along with its guide, Greek journalist Grigoris Verriotis, also known as "Biker of the World." Verriotis will travel to Hamburg, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Stuttgart, Munich and Berlin. These are the places...

Greeks of Ukraine Fighting Alone

The point that defines the end of the Ukrainian army is the community of Sartana in Mariupol, where soldiers control who comes and goes, and curfew starts at 8 pm. Many members of the Greek Diaspora live between Russian separatists...

Discussions Regarding Greeks in Ukraine

Greek Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Kyriakos Gerontopoulos met with SYRIZA MP Nadia Valavani, today, September 1, to discuss the situation of Greek Diaspora members in Ukraine. Gerontopoulos explained to Valavani that he is briefed daily by the Greek Diplomatic Authorities in...