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Six Years On, Greece-North Macedonia Deal Still Raises Tensions

Six years after the Prespa agreement between Greece and North Macedonia, tensions persist over political shifts in North Macedonia that challenge the accord. Former Prime Ministers Alexis Tsipras and Zoran Zaev gathered in Athens to commemorate the agreement and express concerns about its stability, particularly regarding North Macedonia’s adherence to the agreed-upon name.


Greece Among Over 20 NATO Allies to Meet Defence Spending Target in 2024

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg announced that Greece, alongside over 20 NATO allies, will meet the alliance’s 2% of GDP defense spending target in 2024. Stoltenberg underscored Greece’s consistent commitment to this benchmark, reflecting increased military expenditures across Europe and Canada amid heightened security concerns linked to Russia’s actions since 2014.


Eurostat Report: Greece Sees Employment Rate Rise in Q1 2024

The employment rate in Greece saw a notable increase of 0.9 percentage points in the first quarter of 2024, contributing to the overall EU employment rate of 75.7%. This rise highlights Greece’s improving job market amidst a generally stable EU labour market, as reported by Eurostat.

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Liam Hemsworth Shares Photos from Greece Getaway with Gabriella Brooks

Liam Hemsworth is showcasing his girlfriend Gabriella Brooks during their idyllic vacation in Greece. The 34-year-old actor posted stunning sunset shots on Instagram on Sunday, June 16, including a beautiful picture of the 28-year-old model. Hemsworth’s post, captioned “Greece 🇬🇷 what a wonderful place,” features images of himself enjoying the water, followed by a candid shot of Brooks walking along the beach at sunset, creating a breathtaking ombré backdrop. The couple, who have been dating since 2019, generally keep a low profile but made a public appearance together last month at the London premiere of Furiosa

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Three Scenarios for Greece's Airbnb-Style Rentals

Recent comments by Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis suggest a potential overhaul of the regulations surrounding Airbnb-style rentals. The government is exploring various scenarios including limitations on licenses and operating days, income requirements for hosts, and increased control for local authorities. These measures target “rental entrepreneurs” rather than individual homeowners, aiming to balance tourism benefits with the need for affordable housing. The final plan is expected in the coming months and is sure to spark debate within the tourism and housing sectors.

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