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President awards medal to Greek composer Stavros Xarchakos

President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou decorated Greek composer and conductor Stavros Xarchakos with the medal of the Grand Commander of the Order of Honour, in a ceremony held at the presidential mansion on Wednesday, in recognition of his…

Agreement for development of Sani-Kassandra property in Chalkidiki is signed

Sani Development and Tourism Company SA, the highest bidder for the development of the property “Sani-“Kassandra” in the Chalkidiki peninsula, signed the agreement for the development of the area assessed at 8.6 million euros, the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund…

Kindl: ‘To live and work in Greece as an ambassador has always been my dream’

“To live and work in Greece as an ambassador has always been my dream,” the German Ambassador to Greece Andreas Kindl said in an interview with the Athens-Macedonian News Agency released on Monday. Starting with this phrase in flawless Greek,…

ANA and Ioannina University sign memorandum of cooperation

Athens-Macedonian News Agency (ANA-MPA) President and General Director Aimilios Perdikaris and Ioannina University rector Anna Batistatou on Friday signed a memorandum of cooperation between the ANA and the university. The aim of their cooperation is to jointly make use of…

Defense Min Dendias, head of EU foreign affairs Borrell pay a visit to Greek frigate in Djibouti

Greek National Defense Minister Nikos Dendias and EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission Josep Borrell paid a visit at a Djibouti port on Saturday to the Greek frigate ‘Psara’, Greece’s contribution to the…

Von der Leyen acknowledges problem with multinationals’ tactics, in reply to PM’s letter

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen acknowledged that there is problem with the pricing policies adopted by multinational companies in the European Union, in her reply on Friday to a letter sent by Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on this…

Agreement signed to create hydroplane service between Alexandroupolis and Samothrace

An agreement for the creation of waterdromes in Alexandroupolis and the island of Samothrace was signed on Tuesday, Ellinika Ydatodromia (Greek Water Airports) announced. The agreement between Greek Water Airports (GWA) and the Evros Development Company SA is part of…

Greek FM l: Acts of irredentism and undermining of a European prospect are unacceptable

The Western Balkans’ European prospect “goes through the path of law, the European acquis, democracy, minority rights, and, of course, compliance with agreed terms, including of international agreements and International Law overall,” Greek Foreign Affairs Minister George Gerapetritis said on…

ECONOMIST – Dendias: Greece will have strongest Armed Forces ever, after Agenda 2030 reforms

Greece spends over 2% of its GDP for defense, and this is a ticket to survival, National Defense Minister Nikos Dendias told the 28th Annual Economist Government Roundtable in a panel on Tuesday. “We are not simply spending. We are…

Digital work card implemented fully in retail trade and industry as of Monday

The next step in the unrolling of the Digital Work Card began on Monday, with its full implementation in retail trade and industry from July 1. These sectors were already included in the measure since January 1, 2024, while the…

Mount Pelion steam tourist train resumes daily service starting July 1

The Mount Pelion steam tourist train will operate daily, starting Monday, July 1. The Pelion train will depart from Ano Lechonia at 10:00 AM (3800) and return from Milies at 3:00 PM (3801) with a 15-minute stop in Ano Gatzea…

Sakellaropoulou opens conference on climate resilience, stresses need to support Thrace

President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou on Friday emphasised the need to support Thrace as she declared the start of the two-day conference on “Climate Resilience and Local Community”, organised in Alexandroupolis by the Eugenides Foundation following her own…