Night Patrols by Citizens in Volos Municipality

Rising crime rates have forced inhabitants of Volos to create a squad of unarmed night patrols to assist police in their work.  Citizens' groups...

Sixty Companies Per Day Go Bankrupt!

More and more companies go bankrupt every day. According to data, more than sixty companies per day ask the Courts of Athens, Thessaloniki and other cities to come under Article 99, to make use of the legislation for protection from...

6 out of 10 Greeks Face Major Economic Problems

According to article in the Greek newspaper “Kathimerini”, 6 out of 10 Greeks face major economic problems. The recent statistics reveal that even during...

George Soros Suggests Greece, Portugal Quit Euro-Zone

George Soros, the US speculator turned billionaire philanthropist, has suggested both Greece and Portugal quit the European Union and the euro-zone because of their...

Customs and Traditions of Assumption Day (August15) across Greece

One of the biggest celebrations of Orthodoxy is August 15, the day of the Assumption[...]

Samaras Proposes Permanent Deputy Budget Minister

A. Samaras, leader of New Democracy, proposed to implement new, more effective policies. According to Samaras, a permanent Deputy Budget Minister and Deputy Foreign...

Former Mayor Sends Handgun and Bullets by Post

The former Mayor of Igoumenitsa made a serious mistake that has landed him in deep trouble, when he sent a handgun and 47 bullets by...

Thermaikos Reduces Waste by 30 Tons

The situation in Thermaikos today is better than it used to be in the past. Two ships of   the ''Save Our Sea'' organization...

Troika in Greece August 29

Troika may be visiting Greece again around August 29, in order to make a final decision regarding the 6th installment of the new...

Expenditure of 100,000 Euros Authorised

Organisation of the "24th Aegean Athletics" was approved to be held in Mytilene on the 1st and 2nd of October 2011, in cooperation with...

Seven Years Success for Rio-Antirio Bridge

More than 30,000,000 vehicles have crossed the Rio-Antirio "Harilaos Trikoupis" Bridge since the 12th of August, 2004, when it was opened to traffic, marking the...

Greek Economy In 6.9% Downturn In Q2

A downturn of 6.9% is reflected at the announcement of Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT), confirming the crisis raging in the domestic market. Due to...

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