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Chinese Demand for Greek Property Remains High Despite EU Crackdown

The Chinese demand for Greek property remains close to historic highs, despite the European Commission's recent call for a crackdown on potential abuses of...

President Pavlopoulos Calls on Britain to Return ”Stolen Parthenon Sculptures”

President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopios Pavlopoulos asked for the return of the "stolen Parthenon sculptures" from the British Museum during his speech at...

Greece, China Exorcise “Clash of Civilizations” Thesis in Beijing Meeting

Chinese President Xi Jinping declared on Tuesday that "Greece is a good friend to China" and called on visiting President Prokopis Pavlopoulos to assist...

Greek President Calls for Dialogue Between Civilizations in China Visit

Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos stressed the importance of dialogue among civilizations in the "current troubled times" during his Monday visit to Beijing's "Forbidden City." "The...

US Senator Menendez “Concerned” About Chinese Investments in Greece

Senior US Senator Robert Menendez expressed concern over the long-term impact of Chinese investments in Greece in an interview released on Saturday. In an interview...

PM Tsipras Tells China Greece is a Bridge Between West and East

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras described Greece as a "bridge," and not a border, between the West and the East at his address to...

PM Tsipras in Beijing for China’s “Belt and Road” Summit

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is travelling to Beijing on Thursday to attend the "Belt and Road Initiative Forum II" initiative of China from April...

Cosco’s Piraeus Investment Plan to Be Resubmitted for Approval

China’s Cosco shipping consortium is expected in the coming days to re-submit its multi-million-euro investment plan for Piraeus to the country's Committee of Planning and...

Greece Officially Joins China’s ”16+1” Partnership With Central and Eastern Europe

Greece officially joined the ''Cooperation between China and Central and Eastern European Countries'' Group, which had been known as ''16+1,'' on Friday. At the end...

Greece Approves Chinese Conglomerate Cosco’s Plan for Luxury Hotels in Piraeus

The Greek government gave the green light on Thursday to the Chinese conglomerate Cosco to convert three buildings at the Piraeus port into luxury...

Athens Unveils its First Electric Bus

An electric bus built by Chinese automobile manufacturer BYD, which is silent and boasts of having no environmental footprint whatsoever, was presented for the...

Geostrategic Powerplay Hinders Massive Chinese Investment in Greece

The decision recently taken by Greece's Central Archaeological Council (KAS) to declare a large part of Piraeus a site of archaeological interest is putting...

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