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On this day in 1955, The Constantinople riots begin

On this day in 1955, the Constantinople riots begin

The Constantinople pogrom, also known as the Constantinople riots, Septemvriana and September events, was an organised mob attack directed at the city’s Greek minority on 6-7 September 1955. The events were triggered…

Greece & Cyprus team up to reignite tourism 29

Greece & Cyprus team up to reignite tourism

Tourism stakeholders in Greece and Cyprus agreed to introduce incentives for package trips to stimulate travel between the countries as well as actions to attract foreign visitors once the coronavirus pandemic subsides,…

Monastiri's economy is collapsing without Greek tourists 31

Monastiri’s economy is collapsing without Greek tourists

The coronavirus pandemic confirmed that the fragile local economy of Monastiri (Μοναστήρι; Битола) in Greece’s neighbouring country now known as “North Macedonia”, depends largely on the attendance of Greek citizens, according to…

More than 1 million Greeks could work from home 36

More than 1 million Greeks could work from home

Greece’s Centre of Planning and Economic Research (KEPE) on Monday published a report suggesting that it is possible that a large portion of the country’s workforce could work from home. It is…