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Top honors for Greece and Santorini at the American Leisure Lifestyle Awards 2024

Greece remains one of the most popular European destinations for travelers from the United States in 2024, as confirmed at the American Leisure Lifestyle Awards 2024, where Greece won top honors. Specifically, Greece was named the winner for the 3rd…

Mitsotakis’ strict warning to the new leadership of the government of North Macedonia

“We are talking about the statements of a designate prime minister. We will wait for the official positions of the government of North Macedonia, but the first evidence is extremely negative. At the core of the Prespa Agreement was the…

Mitsotakis: If North Macedonia does not respect the Prespa Agreement, their path to the EU will remain closed

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Friday sent a clear message to the new leadership of North Macedonia, stressing that if it does not fully comply with the provisions of the Prespa Agreement, then the country’s path to the European Union…

Mitsotakis: Greece’s red lines are clearly delineated in talks with Turkiye

“We keep the channels of communication with Turkiye open, without deviating from our fixed national positions,” Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Thursday, in an interview with Skai TV. “It is positive that we are talking and that the contacts…

EU Commission sees Greece’s growth rate at 2.2% in 2024 and 2.3% in 2025

Greece’s growth rate will reach 2.2% in 2024 and 2.3% in 2025, the European Commission said on Wednesday in its spring forecasts. Inflation (harmonised) is estimated to fall to 2.1% next year while debt will further decline, it added. “Following…

Mitsotakis-Erdogan meeting: The positive climate contributes to strengthening stability in the wider region

Prime Minister of Greece Kyriakos Mitsotakis and the President of Turkiye, Recep Tayyip Erdogan had the opportunity during their meeting in Ankara on Monday to evaluate the results of the 5th High-Level Cooperation Council that was held last December in…

Brussels urges North Macedonia’s authorities ‘to continue to convince’ they are committed to the country’s European future

The European Commission on Monday described the failure of the new president of North Macedonia to mention the country’s constitutional name during a ceremony swearing her into office as a “very unfortunate event”, in response to a questions. He called…

GNTO boosts efforts to attract tourists from Arab countries

The Greek National Tourism Organisation’s (GNTO) efforts to increase tourism flows from the Arab world  to Greece are in full flow, with the GNTO attending the Arabian Travel Market trade show in this context. GNTO Secretary General Dimitris Fragakis stated…

Good news for EU economy spells good outlook for Greek growth, economic actors say

Greece’s growth rate is expected to remain strong as a result of two pieces of good news concerning the European Union economy in recent days, according to economic actors with knowledge of the processes taking place in Brussels and Frankfurt….

FM congratulated new Serbian FM Djuric on assumption of duties

Foreign Minister George Gerapetritis on Friday called the newly appointed Foreign Minister of Serbia Marko Djuric on the phone and contragulated him on the assumption of his duties, while reiterating Greece’s firm support for Serbia’s EU perspective. The two ministers…

US State Department urges Turkiye to respect ‘diverse history’ of its monuments

The US State Department on Wednesday reacted by reiterating the standing U.S. position, calling on Turkiye to ensure access to the monuments of different religious communities that are converted into mosques, in response to the conversion of the historic Monastery…

PM Mitsotakis: Conversion of the Monastery of Chora into a mosque was unnecessary

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis highlighted the importance of voters’ active participation in the upcoming European Parliament elections, during his regular monthly meeting with the President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou on Wednesday.“We are coming into the final stretch before…