Athens is a city with outstanding cultural heritage, but also excellent examples of interesting contemporary architecture. Have you ever wondered why they were built? How they were designed and manufactured? Behind the facades and the doors of many o…

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Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and the chairman of the state controlled China Ocean Shipping Company (Cosco) Xu Lirong, penned a deal on Friday (8.4) for the sale of a majority stake of the Piraeus Port Authority (OLP) to Cosco. The signing cere…

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Aristides Hatzis is an Associate Professor of Law & Economics and Legal Theory at the University of Athens (Department of Philosophy & History of Science) with a doctorate on Law & Economics from the University of Chicago, founder of the…

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The Fifth International Postgraduate Summer School ‘Cultures, Migrations, Borders’ organized by the Department of Social Anthropology and History of the University of the Aegean and the Institute of Migration and Ethnic Studies of the Uni…

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Talks between Greece and euro zone lenders on Greek economic reforms are proceeding well, the European commissioner for economic affairs said on Thursday.  "It is very encouraging that we advance well and we make substantial progress on very con…

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Gerald Durrell, the renowned English naturalist, zookeeper, conservationist, author and television presenter, was 11 years old when his mother decided to move to the island of Corfu with him and her other three children. It was on this beautiful Ioni…

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For academically strong students who wish to immerse themselves in the study of Greece and/or the world of the Eastern Mediterranean, College Year in Athens (CYA) can be the answer. CYA is a not-for-profit educational institution based in Cambridge,…

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In this week's Events & Culture Agenda: Social Media in Tourism Conference, IN-EDIT Festival Thessaloniki Edition, 11th Athens Animation Festival, Francophone Film Festival 2016, Thessaloniki Dance Festival (TDF) and ‘Links’ at the Gr…

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Within the framework of the  2016 cross-cultural year between Russia and Greece that aims at strengthening bilateral relations in many fields, Greek government spokeswoman and deputy minister to the prime minister, Olga Gerovasili, complete…

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The Greek-German Business Forum “Restoring Confidence and Navigating for New Trade, Investment and Startups”, on the role innovation and start-ups play in returning the Greek economy to growth, took place yesterday (04/04) in Berlin. The…

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