Diesel Engine Vehicles Now Permitted to Circulate Athens and Thessaloniki

While everyone was interested in the political developments of the past 2 hours, the Ministry of Environment passed a new bill in Parliament concerning...

Greek Jobless Rate Hits 18.4% as Economy Tanks

ATHENS – As Greece waited on a new coalition government needed to keep international loans coming and prevent the country’s bankruptcy, the austerity measures...

New Issue of ODEG Greek Language Journal

The new issue (Nr. 84) of the journal “Elliniki, Diethnis Glossa” (trns.: Greek as an International Language) includes articles on the Greek-Korean Conference, the...

Athens International Copes Through Greek Financial Crisis

Athens International (ATH) has managed to attract 11 new airlines this year and is "coping rather well" with the adverse economic environment in Greece,...

Neanderthal Men First Inhabitants of Greek Islands

According to recent finds by the University of Crete's History and Archaeology Department, Neanderthals were the first to inhabit the Greek islands. Research by archaeologist...

‘Alzheimer Hellas’ Provides Online Support to Patients

The Greek Association of Alzheimer Disease and Relative Disorders (GAADRD) is a nonprofit organization in Thessaloniki that was founded in 1995, by relatives of...

Highly Respected Banker Lucas Papademos is Greece’s New PM

Lucas Papademos, a former deputy head of the European Central Bank, is a New Greek Prime Minister[...]

Greek Supermarkets Slashing Prices to Meet Consumer Needs

The Greek economy is in turmoil at the current time and this is impacting heavily on consumer spending.  Sales in health and wellness food...

Deposit Withdrawals Reached 5.5 billion Euros in September

Greek banks witnessed a downwards trend after the total withdrawal of 5.5 billion euros in September. According to the data released by the Bank of...

Greeks Take Euros at Home Under Drachma Threat

In the wake of the political chaos, panicked Greeks keep withdrawning their savings from banks fearing that their precious Euros will soon be converted...

Fugitive Makis Psomiadis Arrested in Skopje

After an international arrest warrant pending against him, month-long and coordinated investigations, a successful arrest by the Greek Counter-terrorism Unit this September and an unexplained temporary...

Greece’s Interim Leader? …. To Be Continued

ATHENS - After three days of political feuding that angered Greeks worried whether it would jeopardize international rescue loans, a new coalition government was...

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