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Alexis Tsipras: Minsk Agreement for peace in Ukraine should be implemented

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras called for the implementation of the Minsk Agreement in Ukraine during a joint press conference with Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Groysman in Kiev on Wednesday. “Concerning regional developments, we watch with concern the resurgence of tensions. Greece always supports the need for peace in Ukraine," he told…

New finds on Keros confirm its important role in antiquity

One of ancient Greece’s most enigmatic sites has revealed new levels of complexity after a decade of investigation. An impressive staircase and a causeway linking two parts of the Cycladic site of Daskalio Kavos are as old as the Pyramids,…

50 Greek firms take part in sweets and snack fairs in Cologne

A total of 50 Greek enterprises participated in this year’s ISM 2017, the international fair of sweets and snack, and the ProSweets Cologne 2017, the international pastry industry suppliers fair, held in Cologne, January 29-February 1, the…

The Greek “Vespisti” march out, from Greece to St Tropez

They are fans of  the Vespa, the Italian scooter, and they are known as “Vespisti”. They travel everywhere from Greece to Saint Tropez.  A total of 50 people recently travelled  on their Vespas to Saint Tropez – a trip that took them…

Culture minister hails ‘unconventional spirit’ of Dario Fo

Culture Minister Aristidis Baltas paid tribute to Italian actor-playwright, comedian, singer, theatre director and songwriter, Dario Fo, who passed away at the age of 90 on Thursday, saying he was an “unconventional spirit” who supported…