British Woman Runs Donkey Rescue in Corfu

When Judy Quinn moved from the UK to Corfu, Greece , she was not expecting to get involved with donkeys. One day she found a...

Mid-Season Sales Start Amid Mixed Reactions

The 10-day mid-season autumn sales period started on Saturday, November 1, amid mixed reactions. The Greek Federation of Private Employees has called a nationwide strike...

Hydrocarbons in Gulf of Patras Evaluated at 14 Bln Euros

Hydrocarbon exploitation at the Gulf of Patras will create a thousand of new working positions, boost Western Greece's local economy and is valued at 14 billion...

Greek Church: No Funerals for Cremated Members

AP - Greece 's Orthodox Church has instructed its priests not to conduct funeral services for members of the church who plan to...

Eurostat: Unemployment in Greece at 26.4% in July

Greece tops the “black list” of European unemployment once again, according to seasonally adjusted figures released on October 31 by EU statistics office, Eurostat. Unemployment...

Greek Retail Sales Up Third Month in a Row

Greek retail sales by volume rose 7.4 percent in August compared to the same month in 2013, after a downwardly revised 4.7 percent increase...

New Restaurant Offers Opportunity for Disabled

Thirty-three-year-old Dionysis-Nectarios Daloukas, plans to open up a restaurant in the Greek port city of Volos, Thessaly, and will be exclusively hiring disabled employees....

Youngster Dies While Parkouring in Thessaloniki

News of a 13-year old boy who died after falling off a building in the northern port city of Thessaloniki has sent shock waves...

Rare Albino Golden Eagle Found in Western Greece

A unique albino golden eagle was found a few weeks ago by a caretaker of the Greek Ornithological Society at the area of Mesologgi,...

Unicef: Dramatic Increase in Child Poverty

Child poverty is on the rise in Greece since 2008 and the crisis outbreak, while the average family income went 14 years back, in...

The Air Force Captain That Touched Greek Hearts

Sotiris Stralis, a Hellenic Air Force captain, moved all of Greece with a message he delivered to President of the Hellenic Republic Karolos Papoulias during...

Greek ‘Basket of Goods’ Is Never Full

The financial crisis has affected several sectors of the Greek economy. One of them is the households' so-called "basket of goods." In reality, the situation...

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