Greece Regroups Over Reforms

- August 18, 2014

Greek ministers will meet this week to take up work again on long-stalled reforms demanded by international lenders.

Some Immigrants Give Up On Greece

- August 18, 2014

While the news about immigrants and Greece is the continuing waves coming in, many here are going home or somewhere else.

Greek Group Tries to Break Human Trafficking Chain

- August 17, 2014

With much attention in Greece being placed on the wave of illegal immigration, the relentless problem of human trafficking, including women and children from other countries forced into sexual slavery, is being left to human rights activists to solve.

Mamma Mia! No Coast Development!

- August 17, 2014

The director of the wildly-successful film Mamma Mia! that was filmed on the islands of Skopelos and Skiathos, has urged Tourism Minister Olga Kefalogianni not […]

Patariarch Leads Liturgy in Trabzon

- August 17, 2014

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew led a liturgy at the Soumela monastery in Trabzon, Turkey mark the Dormition of the Virgin Mary.

Greece Offers Leniency to Corrupt

- August 17, 2014

Greece is considering a plan that would allow people convicted of financial crimes to reduce or avoid prison sentences by paying fines.

Retired Doctors Wanted: No Pay

- August 16, 2014

With a shortage of doctors, Greece is seeking retired physicians to work on islands and in rural areas, without being paid.

Samaras Faces ENFIA Resistance

- August 16, 2014

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras is trying to deal with dissident ruling parties lawmakers upset over a botched new property tax.

As EU, Greece Fiddle, Greek Fruit Rots Away

- August 16, 2014

Greek fruit destined for Russia is rotting away as European and Greek officials delayed plans to compensate them or try to convince Moscow for an exemption to the move which was a retaliation against the West for imposing sanctions over Ukraine.

Schinias Taverns To Stay Up

- August 16, 2014

An amendment has exempted unlawful tavernas at the popular Schinias Beach near Marathon from being demolished.