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A Nature Lover’s Dream, The Flora and Fauna of Chania, Crete

The flora and fauna of Greece is as unique as the country itself. With over 132 regions vitally important for their vegetation and almost 20...

Yiannis Mouzalas: Construction of New Settlements with Houses Instead of Tents Begins at the...

The construction of new settlements with houses instead of tents on the model of Eleonas will begin at the end of June and the...

Most of the Athens Homeless are Greeks, Victims of Economic Crisis

62 percent of the homeless people in Athens are Greeks and 71 percent of them ended up on the streets in the last five years,...

Greek Gov’t Bill on Lawmaker Offshore Companies Repealed After Causing Uproar

A new bill that would allow lawmakers and active politicians to own offshore companies is to be repealed by the government after creating an uproar...

Greek Opposition Leader Mitsotakis Meets with German Chancellor

New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on the sidelines of the 40-year anniversary of the establishment of the European...

Greece Tells Creditors Some Measures are Too Harsh to Implement

The disbursement of the next loan tranche to Greece is at serious risk after Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos sent a letter to creditors saying...

A Summer Day in Athens

One of the nicest things about the summer months is that the city actually quiets down as many Athenians head for their villages. Those...

Athens Pride Festival 2016 to Take Place on June 11 at Klafthmonos Square (video)

Athens Pride has announced that the 2016 Athens Pride Festival will take place on Saturday, June 11, at Klafthmonos Square in downtown Athens. The mission of Athens...

Dockworkers Decide to Proceed with Ongoing 48-hour Strikes

The Dockworkers' Union has decided to continue their ongoing 48-hour strikes that they have decided since last Thursday and are calling all dockworkers to participate...

Meeting the Odyssey: All Aboard the Culture Ship

"Meeting the Odyssey", a social and artistic initiative that began in 2012, has sailed from the Baltic to the Mediterranean Sea each summer since...

“Antetokounbros” Streetball Event Fills Open Court in Athens with Laughter and Cheering (video)

NBA stars Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks and Kristaps Porzingis of the New York Knicks, offered a spectacular street-ball game in Athens on...

Greek Stats Agency Shows GDP Shrinkage, But Slight Rise in PPI

The Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) released its seasonally adjusted data that shows a shrinkage in the Greek GDP by 1.4 percent in the first...