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Documentary Melan*cholia at the Greek Film Archive Foundation

The Documentary Melan*cholia, written and directed by Ariadne Koutsaftis, has been officially added to the Greek Film Archive Foundation and can be viewed for...

Spending Galore: Government Continues Tradition that Bankrupted Greece

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has unleashed a barrage of promises to voters very much like those that brought him to power in 2015. With...

After 53 Years, Athens’ Kentrikon Restaurant Serves its Last Meal

One of the most historic eateries in central Athens has served its last meal. Kentrikon Restaurant, which earned a reputation for serving quality, home-style...

Greeks the Most Unhappy Citizens in Europe

Greeks are the least satisfied with their lives among citizens in Europe, according to a report in the electronic version of German financial magazine...

Greece to Raise Minimum Wage First Time since 2009

The Greek government on Wednesday tabled to parliament a draft amendment to increase the minimum wage for the first time since 2009, when the...

Despite Government Celebrations, the Greek Crisis is Far from Over

It is official: Greece is exiting the third bailout program and Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is calling on all citizens to celebrate the end...

FT: Greece’s Brain Drain Hampering Recovery from Economic Crisis

The brain drain in Greece would make it very difficult for the country to recover from the economic crisis and return to normalcy, a...

Greece Sees Highest Pension Spend in EU

Greece spends the highest percentage of its GDP on pensions compared to other European Union member states, Eurostat says. Despite the fact that pensions have...

Greece’s Indigenous Population will Shrink to 7.2 Mln by 2080

In the 2011-2017 period Greece's population shrank by 355,000 people, with statisticians saying that by 2080 Greek natives will be reduced to 7.2 million. According...

Poor Economy Preventing Young Greeks from Starting a Family

Young Greeks wanting to raise a family are being thwarted by the bad state of the economy and unemployment. A report by the Athens-Macedonian News...

Ambassador Pyatt: US has Strategic Interest in Greece

The United States has a “strategic interest” in investing in Greece after the country comes out of the economic crisis, said U.S. Ambassador to...

Greeks who Fled the Crisis Speak Out

It is estimated that at least 420,000 Greeks; half of which hold university degrees, left their homeland since the onset of the economic crisis in...

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