The National Changgeuk Company of Korea Incorporates Pansori in Euripides’ Trojan Women

The latest experimental contemporary changgeuk, or traditional Korean opera that the National Changgeuk Company of Korea has taken on is creating a minimalist and...

Living In North Korea: A Greek’s Personal Account

Greek journalist Fragkiska Megaloudi lived in North Korea from June 2012 to March 2014. Recently she published a book in Greek describing life in...

‘Window to Greece’: Greek Gastronomy Festival in China Proves Huge Success

A festival of gastronomy entitled "Window to Greece" was organized on October 13-30 by the Consulate General of Guangzhou in collaboration with China's Tourism...

Did Ancient Greeks Help Create Famous Chinese Terracotta Warriors?

New studies regarding the 8,000 statues that guard the mausoleum of the First Emperor of China reveal that they were most likely created under...

Ancient Coins Bearing Byzantine Emperor Constantine the First Found in Japan

Ancient coins minted during the era of the first Byzantine Empire were found in the excavations of ancient castle ruins in Okinawa, Japan. According to...

Hong Kong Customs Officers Seize 20 million Greek Cigarettes in Biggest Operation Since 2007

Hong Kong customs officers believe they have dealt a heavy blow to an international smuggling syndicate following the seizure of HK$54 million worth of...

Indian Artist Akbar Padamsee Breaks Auction Records With His ‘Greek Landscape’

Contemporary Indian artist Akbar Padamsee's "Greek Landscape" - inspired by the beauty of cubism in Greek construction -  broke records at Saffronart's auction going under the hammer for...

Budget Airline Scoot to Launch Singapore-Athens Service in 2017

A new service for the budget airline, Scoot, will detail the airline's first long-haul flight with the destination of Athens. The new Singapore-Athens service...

The Aegean Music Tour in China Bridges Cultures and Continents

The Athens-based organization Meet Culture has been actively contributing to the exchange between Greek and Chinese cultures for the past three years in various...

Greek Movie Ouzeri Tsitsanis in Shanghai International Film Festival

As part of the 19th Shanghai International Film Festival, held on June 11-19, 2016, the Greek movie Ouzeri Tsitsanis by Manousos Manousakis was selected...