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Toronto’s Greek Community Celebrates 150 Years with Theatrical Plays

The Greek Community of Toronto celebrates 150 years of operation, by putting on two theatrical plays featuring the groups “Nefeli” and “Ellinakia” (Little Greeks). The group "Nefeli," under the guidance of director Nancy Athan-Milonas, will present an adaptation of "Lysistrata"...

Greek Diaspora Family Opens Melbourne Star

The Melbourne Star (Melbourne Star Observation Wheel) opened once more on Sunday, December 22, and is expected to be the new tourist attraction of the city. The wheel opened for the first time five years ago in Melbourne, but due...

President's Message to Greeks Abroad

The President of the Republic, Karolos Papoulias sent a holiday message to all Greeks living abroad. In this he underlined that Greek society has gone long beyond its limits of endurance, and that this has now finally been understood...

On Resiliency of Greek People

A Greek medical student from the University of Ottawa explores the role of human resilience as a resolution for the current Greek crisis. By Maria Psihogios - In times of crisis, one inevitably finds themselves gravitating toward sources of strength...

Exhibition Promoting Greek Diaspora

A proposal to establish the 1st of March as a day dedicated to Greek Diaspora was recently expressed during the inauguration of a special exhibition on the press of the Greeks who live abroad. This exhibition is taking place...

Six Greek Diaspora Personalities on Postal Stamps

The International Foundation for Greece honored six distinguished living personalities of the Greek Diaspora at the Acropolis Museum on September 16, in the presence of the Greek Prime Minister, Antonis Samaras. In this framework, the Hellenic Post presented at the...

Simplified Document Submission for Residents Abroad

According to Deputy Finance Minister, George Mavraganis' decision, the process  of submitting required documents for natural persons who declare to be residents abroad and acquire actual income earned in Greece, has been simplified. These documents have been determined anew in...

A Message from the President of the Hellenic Republic to the Greek Diaspora

On the occasion of the 191st National Day Anniversary on March 25, the President of the Hellenic Republic, Karolos Papoulias, sent a message to the Diaspora Greeks thanking them for being the pillar of moral support for the debt-hit...

Greek Minister and SAE Secretary in Vienna Discuss New Tax Bill and the Diaspora

SAE Secretary Dr. Olga Sarantopoulos met with Deputy Finance Minister Mr. Pantelis Economou in Vienna on Thursday, in order to discuss the taxation of Greeks abroad and the impact of the new tax bill on the Diaspora. After Dr. Sarantopoulos...

Ministry of Multicultural Affairs To Financially Support Greek Antipodes Festival

The Antipodes Festival was first organized in March 1987 after an initiative taken by the Greek Orthodox Community of Melbourne and Victoria. The first foundation meeting was held on March 25, 1986, in which the first “Committee” was elected to...