OECD Report Reveals Greeks to be EU’s Hardest Workers

New data on working hours from the Organization for Economic Development and Cooperation (OECD) has blown away the stereotype of 'lazy' Greeks basking in the sun,...

Ten Greek University Professors Among Most Cited

Ten Greek university professors have been among the most cited for their writing and research work by the academic and scientific community over time,...

Greeks May See Further Easing of Capital Controls

Reports in Greece are suggesting bank customers will see the amount they can withdraw each month rise to between €4,000-€5,000 ($4,700-$5,880). Currently there are capital...

What is GDPR and How it Affects Greek Businesses and Data Privacy

You may have noticed your email inbox full of messages about something called GDPR. Friday will see this General Data Protection Regulation roll out across...

US Drones ‘Based in Greece’ for First Time

The Greek government has approved a U.S. request to host military drones at an airbase in Larisa, central Greece, according to a Pentagon official...

Court Finds Three Men Guilty for Assaulting Thessaloniki Mayor

A Thessaloniki misdemeanors court, on Wednesday, found three men guilty over a mob assault against City Mayor Yiannis Boutaris, who suffered minor injuries. Two of...

Greek MIT Professor Says Country Must Get Ready for Artificial Intelligence

Greeks must become technologically literate and become familiar with algorithms and artificial intelligence (AI), Konstantinos Daskalakis, Cretan-born MIT Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and...

Greece Vows to Resolve Eldorado Gold Dispute ‘Soon’

The government expects to reach a deal with Canadian firm Eldorado Gold over a mining project in northern Greece which has been dogged by years of...

Turkish Fighter Jets Violate Greek Airspace 56 Times in a Single Day

Turkish fighter jets violated Greek airspace over the Aegean 56 times on Tuesday, making such incidents an almost daily phenomenon. According to the Greek Ministry...

Greeks Have the World’s 6th Most Powerful Passport

The Greek passport remains the 6th most-powerful travel document in the world amid an annual global ranking of the Henley Passport Index. This index measures...

US Aircraft Carrier Harry S. Truman Docks at Souda, Crete (video)

A massive U.S. aircraft carrier -- the USS Harry S. Truman -- has arrived at an American naval base in Souda Bay, Crete where...

Greece Remembers Hero Pilot Who Died Defending Country’s Skies

It was 12 years ago today that the name of Konstantinos Iliakis joined those of Greek military personnel over the years who fell in...

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