Greek Peach Farmers Request Meeting With PM Samaras

Greek peach farmers, who during the summer of 2014 suffered significant loses due to the Russian embargo imposed on European Union products, demanded a...

Greek Minister Says Bailout Program Review Will Close Soon

The negotiation for the second review will conclude soon, said Digital Policy Minister Nikos Pappas on Wednesday, who is touring the region of Serres. Pappas...

Treasures of the Sea: Salt Flats of Messolonghi

Salt has played a crucial role in the history of civilization and in Greece. In fact, in ancient Greece it was used as a...

Bulgaria Complains About Blockades in Borders with Greece

Bulgaria has complained to Greece and notified Brussels about the continuing blockade of the Greek-Bulgarian border checkpoints as a result of the protests of...

TyroBox Makes Cheese Making Easy

TyroBox, which means Cheese Box, is a container, at the interior of which, a cheese-dairy operates. It was created in Thessaloniki, Greece, about half...

Protesting Farmers Continue Roadblocks Across Greece

Representatives of Greek farmers on Tuesday agreed upon 66 road blocks around Greece in protest against security fund reforms tabled in Greek Parliament. Farmers unions...

Excise Tax on Wine Backfiring, Shifting 65% of Sales to Black Market

In efforts to raise revenues for the state, in January 2016 the government introduced an excise tax on wine. However, figures show that instead...

Greek Farmers Will Continue to Protest Until September 20 Elections

Amid the implementation of the new bailout's reforms, Greek farmers will continue to protest on the streets of Northern Greece until the September 20 Greek elections. The...

EU Will Compensate Greek Peach Farmers

The European Union announced on Monday, August 18, its plans to reimburse European farmers hit by the Russian embargo. Even though the list includes...

Trifilia Watermelons Again Ripen Earliest in Europe

The first open air watermelons are expected to come to market on May 20, once again courtesy of the farmers of Trifilia, a Peloponnese village where each...

Greek Farmers Ambivalent About Continuing Roadblocks After Meeting With Tsipras

It is up to the coordinating committees to decide if they want to continue roadblocks, said Vangelis Boutas, the coordinator of the Nikaia farmer...

Farmers from Northern Greece to Demonstrate on Election Day

Farmers from northern Greece will be position themselves at polling stations to protest on election day, Sunday September 20, announced the head of the...

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