GREEK NEWS

Prosecutor brings serious charges against Artemis Sorras, seven associates

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A corruption magistrate on Tuesday issued a warrant for the arrest of Artemis Sorras, already a fugitive from justice, after a first-instance court public prosecutor charged Sorras and seven of his associates with serious criminal offences.

The case against the self-proclaimed billionaire, who claims to have enough money to pay off Greece’s debt, a...

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Olive oil and olive festival opens on Friday at SEF

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The 7th Olive Oil and Olive Festival opens on Friday with the participation of producers throughout the country. The festival will be hosted at the Peace and Friendship indoor sports facilities in Faliro (SEF) and will run until Sunday under the auspices of the Agriculture and Food Ministry.

The visitors will have the opportunity to taste different...

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Three refugees arrived on the northern Aegean islands in the last 24h

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Three refugees arrived on the northern Aegean islands in the last 24 hours. One on Lesvos and two on Chios while no arrivals were recorded on Samos.

According to police figures, on Tuesday 8,617 migrants and refugees that have sought for asylum in Greece and their request has been not examined yet were hosted on Lesvos, Chios and Samos....

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Gov’t spokesman Tzanakopoulos accuses ND of trying to cause destabilisation

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The Greek authorities are working hard in order to reach a mutually accepted solution as soon as possible, beyond absurd and unrealistic demands, government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos said during a press briefing.

The broad support to the positions expressed by the Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras in Rome consents to a conclusion of the...

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PM Tsipras: Georgian citizens’ right to travel without visa to EU a milestone

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The opportunity given to Georgian citizens to travel without visa to the Schengen countries is a milestone for the relations of Georgia with the European Union, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Tuesday said in a meeting with Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikasvili.

Tsipras praised Kvirikasvili who is the first citizen of his country making use...

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