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More Greeks Use Soup Kitchens as Economy Worsens

As Greece approaches five years of recession, the number of its citizens unable to provide food for themselves is increasing.  Soup kitchens in Athens...

CNBC Proves Wrong the Stereotype of Lazy Greek Workers

The stereotype of the lazy Greek worker, putting in long hours but not producing much, and not declaring everything to the taxman is contradicted...

‘Greeks Rule’ Shout Fans of Greek National Football Team

As it appears, Greeks never lose their sense of humor. Despite the austerity measures, the wages cuts, the recurring elections and the threats to...

HSBC Tests Cash Machines in Athens for Drachmas

HSBC has tested its cash machines in Greece to check whether they could cope with the reintroduction of the drachma if the country drops...

Israel Denies Claims of Troop Deployment to Cyprus

Israel΄s Foreign Ministry has denied a report that claimed the country hoped to deploy as many as 20,000 commandos to Greek Cyprus to protect...

Folli, Koc Seal Greek-Turkish Island Marina Deal

Greece's luxury retailer Folli Follie and Turkish conglomerate Koc Holding have teamed up to operate a small marina on the Greek island of Lesbos,...

Famous Soprano Agni Baltsa to Sing Greek Anthem in Olympic Flame Ceremony

The Greek national anthem will be sung by Agni Baltsa during the Olympic Flame ceremony in Kallimarmaro on May 17. The Greek opera star was...

Greek Tourist Agencies Provide Huge Discounts to Attract Travelers

Europeans are reluctant to plan their vacation in Greece this summer due to fears about disruption to their holidays so travel agencies decided to...

Aged Vehicle Fleet on Streets to Get Older

A recent amendment to the law for the deregulation of taxis and tour buses, which increases the age at which they have to be...

Bank Recap Plan May be Unveiled After May 6 Election

Greece will take more time to wrap up a bank recapitalization plan it was set to unveil on April 20 and key terms may...

The Greek Passengers of Titanic

Now that Titanic 3D has been released, it raises some questions: how many stories were actually written and how many more have never been...

Famous Greek Actor Sophocles Peppas Passes Away

Famous Greek actor, Sophocles Peppas, passed away yesterday morning at the age of 63 after a yearlong fight against cancer. Peppas had a long and...

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