Greece Wastes More Food Than Any Other in Europe, UN Reports
An interesting report was made public recently by the UN about the levels of food waste, and Greece comes at the top.
Report Claims Erdogan Asked Turkish Military Chiefs to Sink Greek Ship
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan asked his generals to sink a Greek Navy vessel, according to a report in the German daily Die Welt on Tuesday. According to the story, the Turkish leader wanted to provoke a military incident with...
Greek Students' Performance Slips in OECD Assessment
The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) recently published its new triennial PISA report for 2018, in which it ranks scores of countries in the educational performance of their high school students in core subjects. Greek students' performances ranked...
UN Reveals Extent of Increase in Migrant Arrivals in Greece in 2019
A UNHCR report released on Monday, entitled "Desperate Journeys," revealed the extent of the increase in refugee and migrant arrivals to Greece since the beginning of 2019. The largest number of refugees and migrants reaching Europe this year came by...
EU Report Finds Number of School Dropouts Decreases in Greece; Average Scores Drop
The annual EU Education and Training Monitor for 2019 was published by the European Commission on Thursday, revealing some very interesting results about the situation of education across the Union and of course in Greece. According to this year's report,...
Bank of Greece Forecasts 1.9% Growth for 2019 and Lower Primary Surplus
The Bank of Greece published its interim report on Monetary Policy on Monday, where it highlights some interesting projections for the future of Greece’s economy. The central bank estimates that the country's gross domestic product (GDP) will grow by 1.9...
Poverty Threat Among Greeks Drops Significantly But Remains High
The percentage of Greeks who are at risk of poverty or social exclusion fell by three percentage points in 2018 compared to 2017. 31.8 percent of the Greek population were at risk of poverty or social exclusion in 2018, compared...
ESM Lauds Greek Economy's Achievements, Warns About Future Measures
The European Stability Mechanism (ESM) published its annual report for the year 2018 on Thursday. The European Institution praised Greece for its recent efforts strengthen the country financially, noting that 2018 was a landmark year for the country, mostly due...
Three Out of Four Greeks Do Not Trust the News, Reuters Study Suggests
The Digital News Report 2019, compiled by the Reuters Institute was published on Wednesday, revealing some interesting facts about the attitude Greeks have toward their country's media. The report includes the findings of surveys conducted in 38 countries across the...
British Report Reveals Massive Christian Persecution in Cyprus’ Occupied Territories
A recent British report on the persecution of Christians around the world features shocking incidents of religious persecution, harassment and destruction inside the Turkish-occupied territories of northern Cyprus. Philip Mounstephen, the Bishop of Truro in Cornwall, presided over a team...