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Looming Strike Could Paralyze Greek Ferry Services

A transport strike will paralyze Greek ferries later this month, as dockworkers take industrial action for 24 hours. The Greek seamen’s union federation PNO said its...

Santorini Dominates Greek Travel Survey

The Spring tourist season is well underway and a new survey reveals that visitor-favorite Santorini is in as much demand as ever. Travel firm Trivago...

Turkish Minister Rebukes Greece’s Kammenos

Turkey's European affairs minister has hit out at Greek Defense Minister Panos Kammenos for strong statements against Ankara's activities in the Aegean and elsewhere. Omer...

Apple’s Microchip Power Play Has Greek Code Name

A huge strategic move by Apple to change the microchips used to power its Mac computers comes with a Hellenic twist -- a Greek...

Turkish Ship Tried to Ram Greek Vessel: Reports

Reports from the island of Chios are claiming a Turkish coast guard ship tried to ram a Greek vessel which was rescuing refugees on...

Turkish PM: ‘Don’t Take Greece into Account’

Greece is not to be taken seriously and is "the size of one of our cities" according to reported comments attributed to Turkey's prime...

Next Facebook or Google Could Come from Greece, Says Apple Icon (video)

The next Facebook or Google could well be created in countries in economic crisis, such as Greece, Steve Wozniak, the co-founder of Apple has...

Greek Archaeologists Reverse Film Ban Decision

An apparent U-turn has seen the Greek archaeological authorities finally grant permission for a British production company to film at an ancient site near...
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Exclusive: Greek-American Firm Creates Jobs in Greece (video)

A U.S.-based company founded by a pioneering Greek immigrant has come home - so to speak - by launching a production line in Greece. Earth...

Greeks Recall Christ’s Parables on Holy Tuesday

The Gospels take center stage on Holy or Great Tuesday in the Orthodox church, as Greeks move a day closer to Easter. First off, the...

Greece Wants to Raise Minimum Wage, Says Minister

The government's aim is to increase the minimum wage, Labour Minister Efi Achtsioglou stated on Monday while speaking to Greek public broadcaster ERT. Achtsioglou said...

Siemens Kickback Case Reemerges in Greek Appeals Court

A former Greek minister should be found guilty of money laundering, a court heard on Monday. Tasos Mandelis, a former socialist transport minister, was found...

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