GREEK NEWS

President Pavlopoulos meets with EU Commissioner Canete

Pavlopoulos said to the European Commissioner that Greece supports and will continue to support the European policy under his responsibility and made a special reference to three sectors.

The first is the completion of the domestic energy market, the second the reduction of EU energy dependence and the third the protection of the environment and...

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GR80s exhibition to revive '80s at Athens Technopolis from Jan. 25

Greece's glorious victory over favourites Soviet Union in the 1987 FIBA EuroBasket championship, the first Greek private television channel that broadcast in 1989, the massive political rallies in Athens and fashion icon Billy Bo are just some of the cultural and historical milestones revived at the exhibition "GR80s - Greece in the Eighties at...

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Greek stocks end slightly higher

Greek stocks ended slightly higher in the Athens Stock Exchange, reversing a three-day decline which pushed the composite index of the market 3.41 pct lower. The index rose 0.15 pct to end at 643.47 points, with the Large Cap index rising 0.31 pct and the Mid Cap index ending 0.90 pct up. Turnover remained a low 26.887 million euros in a volume of...

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Theodorakis accuses government for attempting to control media

Potami leader Stavros Theodorakis accused the government on Wednesday of unleashing an attack against the media using regulatory and law enforcement agencies as leverage, during his speech in parliament, which was discussing issues relating to the agricultural sector.

Theodorakis was referring to news on Tuesday that a former SYRIZA MP and former...

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Thessaloniki cancer hospital wins first prize in international thoracoscopic surgery competition in Cincinnati

The Thoracic Surgery-Oncological Clinic at Thessaloniki's Theagenio Anti-Cancer Hospital has won first prize for the best presentation of a thoracoscopic surgery at an international competition held in Cincinnati, Ohio in the United States.

The presentation was carried out by the head of the clinic Nikolaos G. Barbetakis, a thoracic surgeon, and...

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