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Greece Reaches Deal with Creditors on Reforms under Bailout Review

Greece and its international creditors agreed on a set of economic reforms the country must undertake in exchange for fresh loans. The agreement on a...

State of Emergency Declared in Parts of Western Greece after Floods (photos)

The municipalities of Agrinio and Messologhi in the western prefecture of Aitoloakarnania declared a state of emergency on Saturday, after heavy rains caused floods...

Chestnuts: A Very Greek Winter Delicacy

In winter, roast-chestnut street stalls are a common sight in Greek cities. The seller has a little portable brazier, a whole heap of roasted...

Heavy Rains and Floods Hit Western Greece (video)

Heavy rains brought havoc to many parts of western Greece, with the prefecture of Aitoloakarnania particularly affected. Local authorities say that heavy flooding has hit...

Greece Finalises Deal with Lenders to Sell Coal-Fired Plants

Greece has finalised a deal with its official creditors on the coal-fired plants the country will sell to comply with an EU court ruling,...

Relief for Greeks: ‘The EU is Not Banning Gyros or Kebab’

The European Commission has denied reports it plans to ban gyros and kebab. A spokesperson reacted to the media reports on the use of phosphates...

Talks on Greece’s Third Review Going ‘Impressively Smoothly’

A senior Eurozone official said on Friday that there has been major progress in talks to complete the third review of Greece's programme, with...

Erdogan to Visit Thrace in Next Week’s Historic Visit to Greece

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit Greece on Dec. 7-8, making him the first sitting Turkish President to visit Greece in 65 years,...

First Same-Sex Marriage in Greece Ruled Invalid

Nine years after the first same-sex marriage was conducted on Tilos by the mayor of the tiny Aegean island, the Greek Supreme Court ruled...

Online Sales in Greece Increased by 2,600% on Black Friday

Online sales on Black Friday 2017 surpassed all expectations worldwide, according to data provided by shopping platform Picodi. On 24 November 2017, consumer activity grew...

Greek Man Wanted for Armed Robberies Surrenders after Making TV Appearance (video)

Α 38-year-old man; who along with other members of his gang, was wanted by police for committing armed robberies around Attica, surrendered on Thursday afternoon...

Greece Releases Photos and Names of Captured DHKP-C Militants (video)

Greek police, on Thursday, released photos and names of nine suspected members of the Revolutionary People's Liberation Party-Front (DHKP-C) terrorist group, that were captured...

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