State Council Rejects Media Appeal for Delays to TV License Procedure

Television channels that appealed to Greece's top administrative court over a law passed in October to reduce the number of nationwide TV stations to...

Greek TV License Review Tosses Out First Contender, Leaves Ten

The government-run competition for four private TV licenses received a total of eleven bids. So far, George Karatzaferis private TV station, ART (City), has...

Greece’s Media: 11 Groups Bid for Four Private TV Licenses

The deadline for the submission for TV licenses with the Greek General Secretariat of Communication was at 3 p.m. on Monday. Eleven applications were...

Greek Gov’t in Dispute with TV Channel Owners Over Licensing

State Minister Nikos Pappas is in dispute with television channel owners over the new licensing procedures the Greek government is trying to pass. The Greek...

Skai Television Station Submits Bid to Participate in Tender for National Television License

On Wednesday Skai television formally applied to the General Secretariat for News and Communication to participate in an upcoming tender for the four national...

#greekdocs Allows Access to Archive of Independent Documentaries on Greek Crisis

A new resource at #greekdocs is an archive of 45 documentaries of various lengths that document the austerity crisis that has crippled Greece in several...

Istanbul Diaspora Newspaper Gets Greek Edition

After forty successful years of circulation in Istanbul, Diaspora newspaper Echo will now have an edition published in Greece. In a reception held at the...

Mega TV Saved From Bankruptcy But Still Hanging on a Limb

Last-ditch efforts to save Greece's private Mega channel from bankruptcy paid off on Wednesday with an agreement between shareholders reached at the eleventh hour....

First Conviction for Spreading False News on the Web in Greece

The First Misdemeanor Court of Veria convicted a website owner for spreading false news on the internet, making this the first court conviction regarding...

Journalists’ Strike All Too Convenient for Greek Govt

This weekend will be too crucial for Greece as the SYRIZA-ANEL coalition is ready to pass austerity measures in parliament that would finish off what...

Starting Price for Each New Greek TV License Set at 3 Mln Euros

Each of the four TV licenses which will be sold to private media channels in Greece will be auctioned at a starting price of...

Men Rescue Goat Hanging from Power Lines in Greece (video)

There are rescue operations and there are rescue operations. But the particular case of saving a goat hanging from the power lines by its...