Consumption of Staples Drops 5% as Greek Economy Slump Continues

The Greek economy is in ongoing recession with forecasts looking ominous for the sustainability of businesses, consumption and unemployment, a report says. According to a...

Food Sales in Greece Continue to Drop Due to Crisis

Sales of essential consumer goods continue to drop, according to a Nielsen survey of the Greek market. Sales of milk, bread and alcoholic beverages are...

Duty Drives Greek Police, Report Claims

Greek police's lot is not a happy one but the main thing that keeps them going is their sense of duty, a new survey...

Greece Poorest Country in EU

According to the European Commission's quarterly review on Employment and Social Situation, Greece is the poorest country in the European Union for 2013. The review...

Eurostat: 1 in 3 Greeks Is Poor or Facing Unemployment

One in three Greeks is either poor, close to poverty, or facing unemployment, according to new figures by Eurostat. The purpose of the particular survey...

Greek Island of Santorini Volcano Erupted in 16th Century

According to a recent international study, the volcano of the island Santorini, Greece, erupted in the 16th century BC and not earlier. The survey...

New Greek Government Gets High Marks in Opinion Poll

60.6% of Greeks see the new Greek government in a positive way against 37.1% that are critical of it, according to an opinion poll published in the...

Greek Language Learning of Medium Difficulty to English Speakers

According to a survey conducted by the Foreign Language Learning Service Voxy, learning Greek is considered to be of medium difficulty for native English...

Population in Greece Shrinks by 0.68%

The latest Greek Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) report says that the total population in Greece is 10,783,748 people. The figure is based on the last census that...

Summer Solstice Celebrated by Ancient Religions

According to an article posted on the BBC, there are still many Greeks who follow Pre-Christian gods. For those, June 21, is considered as...

Despite Unemployment, One In Three Women in Greece Has a Science Degree

A special edition of the World Bank statistical representation of equality between women and men on the planet shows some interesting results for Greece. The...

Only One in Five Greek Firms Run by Women

  According to data from research company ICAP concerning 4,670 firms out of the 22,500 which issued a 2012 financial report, only one in five...

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