Greek Start-Up Acquired By Chinese Giant Alibaba for €90 Million

A German-based Greek start-up company founded by Greek entrepreneur Kostas Tzoumas was bought by the gigantic Chinese company Alibaba earlier this month for approximately...

Greece Among Few Countries To Raise Taxes Over Last Decade

According to new data published by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) on Tuesday, Greece was among the nine countries out of...

“East Mediterranean Gas Forum” Meets for First Time in Cairo

The energy ministers of Greece, Italy, Cyprus, Israel, Egypt, Jordan and Palestine held their first annual ''East Mediterranean Gas Forum'' on January 14 and...

Ryanair To Discontinue Direct Athens — Thessaloniki Flights

Ryanair announced on Monday that it will stop its direct flights between the cities of Athens and Thessaloniki beginning on April 1, 2019. The popular...

Eighty Percent of Greek Properties Bought with Cash

More than 8 out of 10 real estate transactions in Greece are now carried out using cash, with no bank involvement whatsoever, according to...
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Teachers Bring Their Protest over Jobs to Greek State TV Studios (video)

A group of teachers was on ERT TV shortly after 9 p.m. Saturday, interrupting the main news broadcast. The newscaster suddenly announced, mid-report, that the...

Ancient Greece Comes to Life in 12 New Video Games

In the world of video gaming, using Ancient Greece for a backdrop is trending more than ever. But that shouldn't be surprising, considering that...

Elon Musk’s Tesla Presents Plan for Green Energy on Greek Islands

A delegation from American energy giant Tesla presented proposals to the Greek government for the electrification of Greek islands which are not currently connected to the mainland power grid, in Athens, on Tuesday.

Greece’s Private Sector Bank Deposits Drop for Second Month

Greece's private sector bank deposits dropped for two consecutive months, in October and November of 2018, according to data released by the central bank of Greece...

Young Greek Researchers Present Breakthrough Electric Car

By Phil Butler* In October of 2018, Aristotle University's "Electric - Aristurtle Racing Team" revealed a new electric racecar to the world. Named “Iris”, the unique vehicle...

Golden Visa, Airbnb Drive Greeks Out of Housing Market

The real estate market in Greece is booming because of an extraordinary amount of sales to foreigners who want to receive the so-called "Golden Visa", while an increase in the number of people who short-lease their apartments to platforms like Airbnb is driving up rent prices.

How Greece Will Benefit from East Med Gas Pipeline

Greece will definitely benefit from the recent agreement with Israel and Cyprus for the construction of the East Med gas pipeline, according to a...

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