Browsing Category

Greece

Gold-Infused Honey Made by Greek Farm

Stayia, a family-run farm business founded in 2012 by Yiannis Karypidis and Stevi Theodorou in Evia, presented “Vasilissa”, a pure thyme honey infused with edible 24K gold leaves. The name “Stayia” came from the two owners’ names, Stavroula and Yiannis, but at a coincidence in ancient Greek the word means platanus tree. “We are official honey…

Greek industrial production up by 2.2% during December

Greek industrial production rose 2.2 pct in December 2016, for a 2.3 pct average rise in 2016, Hellenic Statistical Authority said on Thursday. The statistics service, in a report, said that manufacturing production fell 1.9 pct in December…

PAOK defies logic to beat crosstown rival Aris in Basket League

Can you win a derby with zero out of 20 three-point shots? PAOK proved on Saturday you can, as its defense held Aris to bring victory to the host of the Thessaloniki derby in the Basket League, along with the bragging rights in the city for…

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,…