Historic Olive Grove of Corfu under Threat Due to Illegal Logging

Local authority officials and residents of Corfu have raised the alarm over the gradual destruction of the famous olive grove on the island. The grove;...

TAP Gas Pipeline to Invest €1 Million in Greek Agricultural Program

The Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) will invest €1 million in educational and applied biotechnological activities, aiming at supporting the cultivation, marketing, and sale of...

‘Supersized’ Rare White Truffle Weighing 510 Grams Found in Greece

A Greek truffle hunter discovered an unusually large rare white truffle in the mountains of northern Greece. Prized by connoisseurs as a gourmet delicacy, large...

Cannabis on Balconies? Greek Minister Calls for Legalization

The Greek government has initiated a debate over the legalization of cannabis for recreational purposes. Deputy Minister for Agriculture Yiannis Tsironis, said that cannabis should...

How Italian Companies Profit from Exports of Greek Olive Oil

The export of the world renowned Greek olive oil is one example of how the country’s productive potential is wasted. According to a report in...

Greece’s Mandatory Milk Labelling Plan Meets Opposition from Dairy Industry

Greece's plan to make country-of-origin labeling on milk mandatory from 2018, has led to a backlash from some of the bodies of the dairy...

Greece to Impose Country of Origin Labelling on Milk

Greece plans to make country of origin labelling on milk mandatory from 2018, Agriculture Minister Evangelos Apostolou said on Thursday. Apostolou said that a bill...

Greece and Cyprus Among Most Changed in Job Mobility in EU

A social mobility report by Eurofound, the EU Agency for the improvement of living and working conditions, shows that Greece, Cyprus, Finland and Poland...

Greece About to Lose the Greek Yogurt Battle

Greece is about to lose the exclusivity of making Greek yogurt for delaying to register the product as having Protected Designation of Origin status,...

Athens Seeks Geographical Protection for Greek Yogurt From EU

The Greek Ministry of Agriculture is hoping to persuade the European Union to introduce rules which forbid "Greek yogurt" being produced anywhere but in...

Kythira Island in “State of Emergency”, Firefighter hospitalized

The wildfire is ranging on Kythira for a third day and a "state of emergency" was declared on Saturday, after four settlements had to...

Eldorado Goldmine Arbitration to Start in August

Eldorado Gold will face Greek officials in an arbitration court later this month as the country's government sees the move as the preferred way...

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