The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe's (PACE) Migration Committee will send a mission to the Greek island of Kos, which has been hard-hit by an influx of refugees, a Swiss lawmaker, who will be a member of the delegation, said Thursday.
Orlando Bloom shakes a little boy’s hand during a UNICEF trip to a reception center on Wednesday (September 30) in Gevgelija, Macedonia. The 38-year-old actor and UNICEF ambassador met with Syrian refugees near the border of Greece. “These children have traveled through one of the deadliest refugee and migrant routes in the world,” Orlando said [...]
Owing to the Greeks Tom McCarthy on historical roots of the European Union fiscal crisis “This echo in German of a Greek theme or relation is exemplary: Germany has always been particularly indebted to Greece. Indeed, from a cultural point of view, it could be argued that Germany more or less created itself as a […]
First question: "If everyone in this room was a potential investor in Greece, would you be able to assure them that, for the next four years, their investments would be safe, and that the country would be stable?" Second question: "If...Show More Summary
Greece sees migrants literally emerging from the sea: "We had a small inflatable boat for a three-year-old child and we pushed it along"
Los Angeles' Getty Villa is a contemporary ode to the architecture and artwork of Ancient Greece, Rome and Etruria, modeled with striking allegiance to the original villas dating back to 650 B.C. So the villa's outdoor theater is a fitting...Show More Summary
Eleonas camp in central Athens shelters mostly Afghans whose papers are processed slower than those of Syrians.
Among the winners of the Economics Nobel  two of the most interesting are George Akerlof and Robert Shiller. Their book Animal Spirits provided me with much of the intellectual stimulus to write my own Zombie Economics. Their latest has the intriguing title Phishing for Phools: The Economics of Manipulation and Deception. The central theme […]
Borussia Dortmund return to Europa League duty on Thursday night with a trip to Greece to take on PAOK Thessaloniki. Thomas Tuchel's side kicked off their European campaign in good spirits with a 2-1 win over FC Krasnodar at the Westfalenstadion...Show More Summary
ATHENS, Greece -- An innovative Greek startup is joining forces with a humanitarian organization to help refugees and migrants arriving in Greece by mobilizing people who are usually hard pressed for time. Taxibeat, a smartphone appShow More Summary
Categories: Afternoon Coffee Tags: General News The Greek economic downfall and an expected increase in taxes is prompting shipowners in Greece to move operations elsewhere. Greece’s now Syriza-led government is looking to hike income-based shipping taxes to try to reduce the nation’s debt. Show More Summary
Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill says he will weigh up the striking options available to him for the crucial Euro 2016 qualifier against Greece at Windsor Park.
ATHENS, Greece -- The triumphant return to power of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and his Syriza party after the country's Sept. 20 elections comes at a heavy price. The bailout agreement struck between Greece and its lenders this...Show More Summary
Greek Ambassador to Russia Danai-Magdalini Koumanakou pointed out that cooperation with other countries outside the European Union is crucial to tackling the refugee crisis.
Gareth McAuley and Niall McGinn are named in the Northern Ireland squad to face Greece and Finland despite injury concerns.
It appears the Troika are trying to tackle an almost ancient ritual of tax avoidance in Greece. When the country was occupied by the Ottomans, tax avoidance was seen as a form of patriotism. Today, some politicians see it as a "national sport".
Total 383,000 arrived in Greece, according to UN refugee agency.
Examining the results of Greece's September 20 parliamentary elections, we observe the worrying phenomenon that the biggest winner was abstention. In record number, almost one in two registered voters decided not to cast a ballot for any of the parties and effectively did not participate in a process decisive in determining their future. Show More Summary
Photographer Katja Kat shares a taste of Greece with a new exclusive honing on on the beauty of the country and its models. Traveling to Mykonos Island, Kalamata and Athens, Kat captures breathtaking views and incredible Greek muses....Show More Summary
At the start of September, former Tottenham and Man United striker Dimitar Berbatov agreed to continue his footballing career at Greek side PAOK. Last weekend, in just his third appearance for his new employers, 34-year-old Berbatov opened his account. Show More Summary