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Greece and Italy sign agreement on Exclusive Economic Zone

A long and multi-year round of negotiations between Athens and Rome was concluded on Tuesday with the signing of a historic agreement to demarcate an Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) between Greece and Italy. The agreement signed by the two countries foreign ministers, Nikos Dendias and Luigi di Maio, confirms the islands’ right to maritime…

Greece and Italy sign agreement on Exclusive Economic Zone

A long and multi-year round of negotiations between Athens and Rome was concluded on Tuesday with the signing of a historic agreement to demarcate an Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) between Greece and Italy. The agreement signed by the…

Greek economy contracted by 0.9% in the first quarter of 2020

According to the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) provisional performance data of the first quarter of 2020, the Greek economy decreased by -0.9%. “The recession is significantly smaller than in other Eurozone countries which…

MED7 European Affairs Ministers videoconference

Alternate Foreign Minister Miltiadis Varvitsiotis will take part in a videoconference today at 3 pm, with the European Affairs Ministers of the MED7 Group, i.e. Portugal, France, Spain, Italy, Greece, Cyprus, Malta. The…

US and EU react to Turkish provocations

In his speech at an online discussion on “East Med, Tripartite cooperation (Greece-Cyprus-Israel) and its role in regional energy security and economic cooperation in the era of COVID-19 and beyond”, organized on Tuesday by the…

Dendias: Illegal Turkish actions do not produce legal effects

Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias said that “Greece was and remains fully prepared to face this challenge, if Turkey finally decides to pursue it”. The Greek minister was referring to a series of official requests published in the…