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Europe Shine A Light

Eurovision 2020: Europe Shine A Light (VIDEO)

Each year, the Eurovision Song Contest unites 180 million viewers from all around the world for the world’s largest live music event. This year, the coronavirus pandemic forced the cancellation of the contest for…

online shopping

39% of Greeks and Cypriots shopped online: Eurostat

With online shopping on the rise due to the pandemic lockdown measures, Greece and Cyprus are well below the EU average in online shopping compared with the rest of the member states.…

Kostis Hatzidakis

Greek Government driving initiative for electric cars

Greece’s Environment and Energy Minister, Kostis Hatzidakis is currently in the Netherlands to meet with industry and government official to discuss the country’s successful electricity-powered vehicles sector. Hatzidakis met with Dutch Ministers…

Stefania Liberakakis

Stefania Liberakakis to represent Greece at Eurovision 2020

Greek broadcaster ERT has announced that Greek-Dutch singer Stefania Liberakakis, will represent Greece at the Eurovision Song Contest 2020, which will be held in Rotterdam, Netherlands. Stefania’s song for Eurovision 2020 has…

youth unemployment

Greece still records highest youth unemployment in Europe

Greece retains the highest unemployment rate in Europe despite decreases compared to previous years according to the latest figures released by Eurostat yesterday. According to the data, as of December 2019, Greece…

Giorgos Xylouris

Cretan artists perform with Nederlands Blazers Ensemble (VIDEO)

Earlier this year Giorgos Xylouris and his sons Antonis and Nikos, joined forces with the Nederlands Blazers Ensemble for a special performance at the Royal Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Giorgos Xylouris (nicknamed Psarogiorgis)…

Ankie Broekers-Knol

Dutch support sails in for Greek migration crisis

Greece’s Alternate Minister of Citizen Protection, George Koumoutsakos met with the Dutch Minister of Migration, Ankie Broekers-Knol in Athens on Thursday to discuss way on resolving the migration crisis unfolding in Greece.…

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Greek Passport one of the most powerful across the globe

The 2019 Henley Passport Index has revealed that the Greek passport is among the strongest in the world, ranked 7th across the globe, with Greek passport holders allowed to travel visa-free to…

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Greek Men’s Water Polo team continue Winning Streak

In Barcelona, the Greek national team chalked up the second win at the 2018 Men’s European Water Polo Championship, defeating the Netherlands 12:7. Having thrashed Turkey 27:1 on Monday, Greece came into…

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