Greek Company Offers Incentive to Reverse Brain Drain

A Greek start-up company is offering a repatriation bonus of €5,000 to €10,000 for Greeks wishing to return to their home country to work...

Greek Lady Claims Oldest Woman on Planet Title

113-year-old Ekaterini Kornarou from the town of Krestena in Peloponnese is about to claim the title for the oldest woman in the world. According to...

Athens Takes Over as World Book Capital for 2018

(Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos addresses the event: Photo Marios Lolos/Xinhua) Athens was honored on World Book Day on Monday taking over as World Book Capital...

Greece Ranked Top in Europe for Raising Family

A new report reveals the best and worst places to raise a family in Europe – with Greece topping the table, and Switzerland taking...
The Castle of Monemvasia (Courtesy of Protothema).

Top Places to See in the Peloponnese

The Peloponnese remains one of the most popular destinations in Greece thanks to a unique past that blends with a natural landscape made of...

‘Science Without Borders’ Festival Opens in Athens

The 2018 Athens Science Festival opens its doors on Tuesday, with five days of events that explore the frontiers of knowledge from the quantum...

Unholy Brawl Over St. George’s Icon at Greek Church (video)

A fight broke out at a church of a small village of Messinia, southern Peloponnese, over the rights of an icon of St. George. As...

Armenian Genocide Remembered on April 24 (video)

The starting date of the Armenian Genocide is conventionally held to be 24 April 1915, the day that Ottoman authorities rounded up, arrested, and...

Most Expensive House in Greece Sells for €20M (video)

A house belonging to the Pitsos family is, according to Sotheby's, the most expensive home in Greece and was recently sold for €20 million. The...

Greece Mulls Fighter Upgrade, French Frigate Lease

The upgrading of 85 Greek Air Force F-16 fighter jets and the hiring of two frigates from France were discussed at the meeting of...

Dozens Injured, Scores Arrested in Lesvos Migrant Clashes

Greek authorities say that up to 30 people were injured during overnight clashes between migrants and angry locals, identified my some reports as being...

Aerial Acrobats Red Arrow Land in Greece

The Red Arrows, the aerobatics display team of the UK's Royal Air Force, has arrived in the Greek base of Tanagra , about 35...

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