Property Taxes Kill Greek Growth

- August 22, 2014

High property taxes on devalued buildings has stunted growth in Greece and held back recovery, a report from Alpha Bank indicated.

Stomach Bug Hits Rhodes Tourists

- August 22, 2014

It was a virus, not food poisoning that affected hundreds of tourists at a hotel on Rhodes, Greece’s Center for Disease Control and Prevention (KEELPNO) said.

Avramopoulos and Hagel Meet

- August 21, 2014

The following is a statement issued by Greek Defense Minister Dimitrios Avramopoulos after his meetinh with U.S. Defense Secretary Hagel at the Pentagon on August […]

Sphinxes Revealed at Amphipolis

- August 21, 2014

State archaeologists excavating an Alexander the Great-era tomb at Amphipolis in Macedonia found two headless sphinxes.

Avramopoulos in US to Meet Hagel

- August 21, 2014

Defense Minister Dimitris Avramopoulos arrived in Washington Aug, 22 for an official visit with US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel.

EU Warns Greece On Beach Building

- August 21, 2014

The EU wants an explanation about a decision to allow construction on a beach in Katerini, northern Greece, despite warnings.

SYRIZA Balking On Greek Presidency

- August 20, 2014

Greece’s major opposition SYRIZA party says it may not even propose a candidate for the Greek Presidency next year.