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Turkish Censors Ban “Family Ties” Episode of Netflix’s Designated Survivor Series

Last Thursday, April 30, Turkish censors asked Netflix to pull down the "Family Ties" episode of season two of its Designated Survivor series because it depicted a politically sensitive issue. In line with Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) standards, Netflix...

Turkish Religious Leader Calls for Friday Islamic Prayer in Hagia Sophia

Hasan Türüt, the leader of the Islamic organization Diyanet Bir-Sen (Religious and Foundation Employees’ Union), asked Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to allow prayer inside Hagia Sophia the first Friday after regulators lift the ban caused by the COVID-19...

Canadian Milk Producers Dump Tons of Fresh Milk as Demand Slumps

Many sectors of the economy worldwide are experiencing harsh ramifications from the coronavirus pandemic. One of these, perhaps surprisingly, is milk production in Canada. The demand for fresh milk has now dropped significantly, due to the simple fact that consumers have...

Most Hollywood Stars Agree This Country Is Their Absolute Favorite to Visit

A host of Hollywood stars including Tom Hanks, George Clooney, Robert Redford, Penélope Cruz, Zach Galifianakis, Gerard Butler, Jodie Foster, Will Smith, Dwayne Johnson and Michael Douglas speak to Greek Reporter about their absolute favorite travel destination, Greece. Watch some...

Exclusive: A Pinch of Greece at the 2020 Golden Globes

The 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards took place in Los Angeles on Sunday afternoon, and Greek Reporter was there, bringing just a bit of Greece to this prestigious event. Everyone was there, from Ellen DeGeneres to Tom Hanks, to enjoy...

$15,000 Raised by Greek Reporter Fundraiser Handed Over to Greece's Fire Victims

A total of $15,000 ($14,400 after fees) collected by Greek Reporter through the "Go Fund Me" platform was handed over to the victims of the deadly east Attica fire last month. The donations were split in two: $6,100 were given to...

The Sky's the Limit on China-Greece Relations Says Greek Alt Foreign Affairs Minister (video)

In an exclusive interview with Greek Reporter in New York, Greek Alternate Foreign Affairs Minister, George Katrougalos, says that there is a wide window of opportunity to strengthen economic relations with China. Greece has already capitalized on its privileged geographical position...

Exclusive Interview: US Ambassador Geoffrey Pyatt on Greece’s Future

US Ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt, sits down with Greek Reporter's founder Anastasios Papapostolou, to discuss USA - Greece relations, terrorist threats, as well as American investments in tourism, finance, and energy in the Mediterranean country. "The most important American...

IMF Executive Board Meeting on Greece: Full Statement and Recap

Here's the full statement of the IMF board after an important meeting where the future of Greece's economy and measure implementation was discussed. Read the full statement: On February 6, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded...

5.4 Richter Quake Near Rhodes; No Damage Reported

At 8:57 pm local time on Tuesday evening a 5.4 quake hit near the coast of Rhodes, according to the Athens Geodynamic Institute. There were no damages reported as the quake's epicenter was located some 30 kilometers off the island and...