North Rhine-Westphalia

Tsipras: 'This is the First time Greece Will Utilize Information on Tax Evasion'

The Greek government will use the bank data provided by Germany to tackle tax evasion, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said after a meeting with the Finance Minister of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia Norbert Walter-Borjans. Greece recently received a list of...

‘Genesis’: The First Greek Doctors Association in Germany

"Genesis" is the name of the first Greek doctors association operating in the region of North Rhine-Westphalia in Germany. The association was founded at the end of 2014 and was officially presented just a week ago in a packed Dusseldorf Municipality hall....

More Greek Doctors Work in North Rhine-Westphalia

During the last year, the number of Greek trainee doctors and specialists who work at hospitals in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, was increased by 14 percent. In particular, the number of Greek doctors working in the most populous state of...

Greek Immigrants To Germany Up 43%

The scale of Greece's crushing economic crisis and unrelenting austerity measures is showing in how many people are fleeing the country in search of work and a better life elsewhere, particularly Germany. The number of Greek immigrants to Germany soared...

Tsiaras Hears Greek Gripes in Germany

Many critical issues were raised by the Federation of Greek Communities in Germany, during the representatives’ meeting with Greek Deputy Foreign Minister Constantine Tsiaras who visited North Rhine-Westphalia state last weekend. Among them were problems that Greek schools in Germany...