Greece’s Star Channel Picks Up Successful Dutch Interactive Game Show

Greek television network Star Channel has ordered 5 Gold Rings, a successful interactive game show format by Netherlands-based producer Talpa Media and ITV Studios...

Greek Media on 24-hour Strike on Tuesday Over Health Care

Greece is under a news blackout after the country's biggest press union called a 24-hour strike to protest the feared closure of a special...

Greek Independent Authority Sets 35 Million Euros Price for a TV Licence

The National Council of Radio and Television (ESR) has set the starting price for each of seven national television content licences put up for...

Greek-Russian Businessman Ivan Savvidis Buys 3 Historic Newspapers

Dimera Company, owned by prominent businessman Ivan Savvidis, bought three Greek newspapers at an auction held at an Athens court. The Greek-Russian businessman, who among...

Greek Court Confirms Transfer of Lambrakis Media Group to Vangelis Marinakis

A Greek first-instance court on Monday confirmed the transfer of ownership of the Lambrakis Media Group (DOL) to businessman Vangelis Marinakis as the highest...

Google Funds Greek Research on Digital Journalism

Google has announced that it will fund the research at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki on the future of digital journalism. The research will be...

Independent Authority to Auction Seven TV Licenses in Greece

In a further blow to the Greek government’s plan to limit TV licenses to just four, the independent authority has ruled that the licenses...

Ivan Savvidis 19.63% Shareholder of Mega Channel

Businessman Ivan Savvidis now holds a 19.63% share of the company "Teletypos" (Mega Channel), a percentage that until yesterday belonged to Pegasus Publishing and...

Culture Minister Appoints Temporary Commissioner for Greek Copyright Agency AEPI

Culture and Sports Minister Lydia Koniordou has appointed a member of the civil service to temporarily head the Hellenic Society for the Protection of...

Teenage Boy Sings Stelios Kazantzidis and Makes Talent Show Hosts Cry (video)

A 16-year-old Greek boy made two hosts of a talent show cry with his rendering of a Stelios Kazantzidis song on Thursday. Alexandros Sagkouris came...

Athens Union of Journalists Condemns Attack Against Newspaper’s Offices

Journalists and their unions do not give in to blackmailing and intimidation attempts pursued by “dark circles,” the Athens Union of Journalists (ESIEA) said in...

Greek Homeless Man Finds a Home After Stranger Posts his Picture on Facebook

The story of Pavlos, the homeless man who found a home after a stranger posted his picture on Facebook has become viral, painting a...

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