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Tennis Legend Nadal Opens Training Center in Greece

Tennis star Rafael Nadal reached an agreement with Halkidiki's Sani resort on Thursday to create the ''Rafa Nadal Tennis Center'' in the popular summer destination...

Halkidiki Fire Reportedly Extinguished

After a treacherous 24-hour period, Greece's fire brigade revealed some good news, announcing on Friday that "there is no active fire front in the...

Forest Fire Out of Control in Halkidiki, Northern Greece (videos)

Dozens of firefighters are struggling to bring under control a forest fire in Halkidiki which is aided by strong winds. The fire has been burning...

Campaign to Protect Rare Colony of Seahorses in Northern Greece (Video)

A new campaign has been initiated to keep fishing boats from a dedicated area to protect a rare colony of seahorses in the waters...

Hellas Gold Withdraws as Participant and Sponsor of the First Halkidiki Development Conference

Hellas Gold, a subsidiary of Eldorado Gold, withdrew as participant and sponsor from the First Development Conference for Halkidiki, following reactions to its inclusion. The...

Activists Hold Protest Rally in Thessaloniki in Support of Suspects in Gold Mine Arson

Members of two anti-mining groups from Halkidiki and Thessaloniki held a protest rally in central Thessaloniki on Saturday in support of 21 people accused...

Baby Monk Seal Enjoys Sunbathing on the Beaches of Sithonia Halkidiki

A baby seal has chosen to rest on the beaches of Sithonia Halkidiki. Scientists of MOm/Hellenic Society for the Study and Protection of the Mediterranean...

British ForMin Boris Johnson Travels to Thessaloniki With Family

British Foreign Minister and former London mayor Boris Johnson arrived in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki on Friday afternoon, along with his family....

Skouries Technical Study Approval Gives Green Light for Construction to Recommence

Eldorado Gold Corporation on Monday confirmed that Hellas Gold S.A., a Greek subsidiary of Eldorado, has received from Greece's Ministry of Energy and Environment...

Council of State Reportedly Overrules Greek Energy Minister’s Stoppage of Mining in Northern Greece

The Council of State (CoS), Greece ’s highest administrative court, on Monday abrogated a ministerial decision by former productive reconstruction, environment and energy minister...

30 Greek Protesters Remain Enclosed in Skouries Mine

Miners in Skouries, northern Greece started protesting against the government’s decision to suspend the Hellas Gold construction project in the area. On Monday, some...

Thessaloniki: Blogtrotters 2015 Goes Viral on Social Media

Forty-five travel, lifestyle and urban bloggers from Germany, France, UK, Spain, Italy, Austria, Switzerland and Poland participated in Blogtrotters 2015, an annual event for...

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