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New Govt Service for Greek Expatriates in the Works

A new pilot service of the General Secretariat for Greeks Abroad (GGAE) will be the new channel of communication and service provider for expatriates. The new government agency that is in the works, is the initiative of Foreign Minister Nikos...

WHIA Members Are Greece's Best Messengers

In his meeting with the World Hellenic Inter-Parliamentary Association (WHIA) board of directors,  Greek Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Chountis described the foreign parliamentarians of Greek origin as Greece’s most valuable messengers, who aid in the country’s efforts for...

Greek Foreign Minister Undertakes the Organization of Greek Diaspora Activities

It was announced on Wednesday, March 18 that the Greek Foreign Minister, Nikos Kotzias, would be in charge of supervising and coordinating any Greek government actions regarding Greeks abroad. The relevant document, signed by Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias was passed...

Six Million Greeks Abroad Will Support the Country

In a letter addressed to Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, Former President of the World Council of Hellenes Abroad (SAE) Stefanos Tamvakis noted that Greece should count on the 6 million Greeks abroad. Tamvakis, as the last SAE president for...

Greeks in Germany Organize Rally to Support Greek Gov’t

Greeks in Germany are calling on all the Diaspora members and European citizens to support the Greek government’s struggle against international creditors. Using the slogan “Europe with Democracy and Solidarity” they have organized a campaign through social media, in support of...

5 January Transfers of Greeks to Foreign Clubs

As the January transfer period came to an end, we had a number of Greek footballers who decided to pick a new foreign club to continue their career. Avraam Papadopoulos, Giannis Fetfatzidis, Tasos Donis, Panayotis Vlachodimos and Apostolos Vellios join...

Greek Elections: How Would Greece's Diaspora Vote – Poll Results

Greeks of Diaspora give a marginal win of 0.6% to New Democracy, the party of Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras, in a poll conducted by Greek Reporter about the general elections in Greece. The poll indicated that New Democracy would receive...

Thorough Tax Screenings for Greeks Living Abroad

Thousands of Greeks who have migrated abroad have been called to submit documents to local tax authorities in order to prove that they are living abroad permanently and avoid taxation as Greek citizens. The General Secretariat of Public Revenue issued a...

President of the Hellenic Republic Sends Message to Greek Diaspora

The President of the Hellenic Republic, Karolos Papoulias, sent his annual Christmas message to Greeks abroad, wishing that 2015 will prove to be a year of national growth. He expressed his optimism that with the Greek Diaspora’s help, the...

Kostas Manolas in the Serie A's Best Eleven!

La Gazzeta dello Sport, Italy's longest-running and most prestigious sports newspaper, added Kostas Manolas in its top eleven for the first six weeks of the Campionato. Historically, the Italian league has always been known for its world-class defensive lines, so to...