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EU Announces Funding for New Highway in Thessaly, Central Greece

The European Commission announced on Friday that it approved a 255-million-euro investment for the construction of a highway section in Thessaly, central Greece. The Cohesion...

Greece Votes on Bill to Protect the Rights of British Citizens After Brexit

A bill that protects the residence status and rights of current and future British citizens residing in Greece, regardless of whether a Brexit agreement...

Greek Villagers Win Top European Union Broadband Award for Creating Network

A community group from a rural area of Thessaly was given a European Broadband Award earlier in December for its ambitious work in building...

EU Backs Greece on Maritime Dispute; Declares Turkey-Libya Deal Illegal

European Union leaders meeting in Brussels for a second day on Friday issued a statement rejecting the Turkey-Libya maritime border deal as invalid and...

EU Warns Turkey to Avoid Actions Threatening Peace and Good Relations

The new European Administration of Ursula von der Leyen warned Turkey to avoid any actions which threaten good neighborly relations during the new Commission's...

Data Shows Use of Mobile Phones Ten Times Higher After EU Ban on Roaming...

The European Commission published some interesting data on Friday showing an unprecedented surge in the use of mobile phones across the EU after 2017's...

Greece and Italy Make Joint Demand for EU-Wide Solution of Migration Issue

The nations of Greece and Italy made a joint request on Wednesday for a European-Union-wide solution to the ongoing refugee and migrant crisis which the...

Study Finds Greece’s Social Handouts at EU Average, but Unequally Redistributed

The European Statistics Agency Eurostat published an interesting study recently about the levels of social protection across the European Union. The study presents valuable information not...

Next EU Commission VP Schinas Declares Brussels’ Main Priority is Migration

Margaritis Schinas, the next Vice President of the European Commission, said on Thursday that a new, integrated, coherent and sustainable European policy on handling...

EU Adopts Framework for Additional Sanctions on Turkey Over Cyprus Provocations

The European Council announced on Monday that it has adopted a framework for restrictive measures in response to Turkey's unauthorized oil and gas drilling...

Cyprus Begins Process to Join EU’s Borderless Schengen Area

The Republic of Cyprus has declared its readiness to become a member of the Schengen Area and is only awaiting its EU evaluation, Cyprus' Foreign...

PM Mitsotakis Warns Turkey to Be More Careful When it Refers to Greece

Greek Premier Kyriakos Mitsotakis warned Turkey to be more careful when it refers to Greece and its handling of the many thousands of refugees...

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