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Increase in Visa Costs for Spouses Will Affect Greeks in Australia

Greeks who are currently moving to Australia may face some economic difficulties after the recent increase in permanent partner and spouse travel visa costs that was announced by the Australian government. The cost increase was part of the government’s measures...

43,513 Unemployed Greeks in Germany

When the economic crisis hit Greece, thousands of Greeks were forced to migrate to Germany looking for a better future. However, it appears that many of them failed in their quest and they are currently living on welfare, along...

Greeks Are the New Cheap Workers in Holland

In Holland, there are many Greeks who work for many hours as unskilled laborers in greenhouses, farms, taverns and restaurants, while they are paid below the minimum wage rate, according to Greek newspaper I Efimerida. There is a new generation of...

Greek Woman Helpless in Gaza: "I Pray to God to Protect my Children"

Angeliki is a Greek woman living in Gaza with her five children and her Palestinian husband, whom she met when he was studying in Greece. They fell in love and she moved with him in his country of origin....

Greeks Look for Jobs in Foreign Employment Services

About one out of every hundred employed and unemployed Greeks has submitted a CV in the online platform of the European public employment service, EURES. This was recorded in the quarterly report of the European Commission for Employment and Social...

How Australia Benefit From Greek Migrants

The migration of Greeks in Australia was a great benefit to the rural life and industry of the country. Many people in Canberra and other big Australian cities are talking of embracing Greek and Mediterranean migrants once more, after...

Greek Migrants In The 60's And Today

Over the past few years the financial crisis has forced thousands of Greeks, mainly scientists and degree holders, to abandon their country in search of a better life abroad. Many have rushed to compare this new migration wave to...

Migrants Again Due to Financial Crisis

The daily Sydney Morning Herald published an article analyzing the immigration phenomenon of Greeks to Australia in the past. Many are the Greeks who, or their parents, migrated to Australia in the past seeking a better life and afterwards returned...

EC Asks Romania to Pay Pensions to Greek Immigrants

The European Commission has requested Romania to comply with Regulation (EC) No 1408/71 and Regulation (EC) No 883/2004 on social security coordination when calculating the pension rights of Greek citizens who worked in Romania before its accession to the European Union. The Romanian...

Website to Provide Users with Info on Features of Greek Australian Population

If you'd like to know how many Greeks live all over Australia, when they migrated to Australia or how many speak Greek, you can easily find all these answers by clicking on www.sbs.com.au/greek. This website provides users with the...