Tag: United States of America

Greek Americans support Greece in protecting borders

Greek Americans support Greece in protecting borders (VIDEO)

Members of the Greek American community congregated in Astoria, New York City on Sunday 8th March to express their solidarity with Greece. According to witness accounts, more than two thousand people attended…

National Hellenic Student Association

National Hellenic Student Association takes over Washington D.C.

By Stamatina Mylonas Last weekend, the National Hellenic Student Association hosted a convention for young Greek professionals in the nation’s capital of the United States. The organisation organises as many of these…

Greek Independence Day Parade in Philadelphia 4

Greek Independence Day Parade in Philadelphia

By Stamatina Mylonas On Sunday April 7th 2019, the Greek community and the city of Philadelphia celebrated the annual Greek Independence Day Parade. Organised by the Federation of Hellenic American Societies of Philadelphia…

Celebrating Extraordinary Greek American Women in Philadelphia 15

Celebrating Extraordinary Greek American Women in Philadelphia

By Stamatina Mylonas The Greek American Heritage Society of Philadelphia (GAHSP), on Saturday March 16, hosted its fifth annual Photo Tour series titled ‘Axia, A Celebration of Extraordinary Greek American Women’. This…

White House honours Greek Independence Day 19

White House honours Greek Independence Day

US President Donald Trump held a ceremony at the White House on Monday evening to celebrate Greek Independence Day. The US President was accompanied by Archbishop Demetrios and an enthusiastic crowd of…

US-Greece Strategic Dialogue cements relationship  23

US-Greece Strategic Dialogue cements relationship 

Greece’s Alternate Foreign Minister George Katrougalos, has concluded talks with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Wes Mitchell as part of the…

Greek PM sends inviting message to investors in New York 25

Greek PM sends inviting message to investors in New York

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, sent a message via webcast at the 20th Annual Capital Link Invest in Greece Forum in New York City on Monday attended by a Greek government delegation…

Greek economy recovering says Budget Office 27

Greek economy recovering says Budget Office

The Head of the Parliamentary Budget Office, Fragkiskos Koutentakis said on Thursday that the Greek economy is slowly returning to growth with rising employment and wages. These were the conclusions of the…

Alternate FM to meet US official on security issues 29

Alternate FM to meet US official on security issues

Greece’s Alternate Foreign Minister, Giorgos Katrougalos is scheduled to meet today with Elizabeth Neumann US Assistant Secretary for Threat Prevention and Security Policy. The meeting will take place in the at the…

American tourism body awards Greek Tourism Minister 33

American tourism body awards Greek Tourism Minister

The American Society of Travel Advisors (ASTA) awarded Greece’s Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura with “The Most Supportive Τourism Ministry in the World 2018 ” award. ASTA President Zane Kerby and Vice President…