A rare exhibition showcasing artefacts from the private apartments of 18th-century Emperor Qianlong, one of the most renowned rulers in Chinese history, is currently on display at the Acropolis Museum, in partnership with Beijing’s Palace Museum and in the context of the Ministry of Culture and Sport program for the year Greece-China.
The municipality of Piraeus has approved an energy program that will introduce to the area more efficient street light uses the high tech methods.
The film "Polyxeni: a story from Constantinople" directed by Dora Masklavanou has been selected as the Greek submission for the Best Foreign Language Film award in the 91st Oscars.
The new, improved Attica Region tourist website, www.athensattica.com, aims to become the go-to site for useful info and tips for visitors to Athens and Attica, presented in an attractive, modern and user-friendly format that is also…
A wildfire broke out earlier on Tuesday at the village of Kiliomenos on the island of Zakynthos. According to initial information the blaze is burning on two fronts near the monastery of Yperagathos.
TRAINOSE's aim is for the railway to become the people's first choice when travelling from Athens to Thessaloniki, the company said in an announcement on Tuesday.
Former culture minister Lydia Koniordou has been appointed as chairperson of the board at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre, the SNFCC said in an announcement on Tuesday.
Mostly fair weather and northerly winds are forecast for Wednesday. Wind velocity will reach 6 on the Beaufort scale. Scattered clouds in the northern and western parts of the country with temperatures ranging from 17C to 31C.
An earthquake measuring 4.0 on the Richter scale shook the areas of Achaia, Ilia and Aetolokarnania on Tuesday, according to the Institute of Geodynamics at the National Observatory of Athens.
Police have caught 65 people attempting to leave Greece with fake passports from the three airports of Crete, authorities said on Monday.