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Video: Dancing Tango Under the Full Moon at the Acropolis Museum
In the historic center of Athens the Acropolis Museum welcomed this August’s full moon on Saturday, August 29, with a special Tango event under the Parthenon. The musical journey started at 8:30...
Retail in Greece Dropped 0.4% in June
Greek retail sales in June dropped 0.4% by volume and 1.7% by revenue, compared to the same month last year, the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) reported on Monday. According to ELSTAT, the dr...
Greek Finance Ministry Freezes VAT on Private Schools
Greece’s interim Finance Ministry has decided on Monday to freeze the 23% value added tax on private education, which was legislated on August 14, until next year. Accor...
World’s Wisest Men in Cosmology Travel to Greece
Photo: Loukas HapsisGreece will open its doors to the “2nd Symposium of Seven Wise Men of the World in Cosmology,” from October 2 to October 4, 2015. Three Nobel Laurea...
President of the Hellenic Republic to Inaugurate Thessaloniki International Fair on Friday
01/09/2015 00:39
The President of the Hellenic Republic, Prokopis Pavlopoulos, will inaugurate the 80th Thessaloniki International Fair (TIF) on September 4. The TIF, which will run from September 5 until Septem...
Greek Police Allegedly Use Stun Grenade Close to FYROM Border
01/09/2015 00:33
AFP reported that Greek Police used a stun grenade against migrants and refugees close to the border with FYROM on Monday. The reported incident took place in the village of Idomen...
European Commission Expects Greece to Respect Bailout Commitments
01/09/2015 00:27
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has sent a congratulatory letter to Greece’s new caretaker Prime Minister Vassiliki Thanou. Thanou is expected to stay in office until the Septe...
Greek Parliament to Decide if Former Parliament VP Will Lose Immunity
01/09/2015 00:22
Greece’s Supreme Court decided on Monday to transfer a request to the Greek Parliament for stripping former Greek Parliament Vice President Alexis Mitropoulos‘ parliamentary immunity ...
Foreign Media Predict Tsipras’ Plan for Majority Vote Will Fail
01/09/2015 00:16
Foreign media and especially German newspapers have pointed out that former Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ plan regarding his re-election could potentially fail. Several German newspa...
German Chancellor Merkel: ‘No Room for Lowering Greece’s Interest Rates’
01/09/2015 00:04
German Chancellor Angela Merkel noted on Monday during a news conference in Berlin that it would not be possible to lower the interest rates for Greece. “I think when it comes to interest rates,...

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