Greek Community in Chile needs support

The Greek community's building in Santiago has sustained serious damage as a result of the powerful earthquake that struck Chile late last month. The extent...

Coins from Alexander the Great found in Syria

More than 250 silver coins dating back to the time of Alexander the Great were unearthed in northern Syria, a Syrian archaeologist said Thursday. Youssef...

Buenos Aires: Combining the bouzouki with the tango

An Argentine musician loved the sound of the bouzouki and decided to combine it with the music of his country, the tango. 73-year-old Manuel...

Intralot: New Contract In Brazil

The Greek lottery Intralot Group said Wednesday that following an international tender, its subsidiary, Intralot do Brasil, undertook the operation of lottery games in...

Gulfood exhibition in Dubai: Greek food firms to boost sales on weak euro

The financial crisis in Greece is bad news for many – but the country's food manufacturers say they are benefiting as the euro's depreciation...

An Encounter with the Greeks of Chile

By Alex Billinis* I spent the summer of 1996 studying and working in Chile, as part of a law school exchange program. As always...

8.8 Earthquake in Chile Shakes Community of 100,000 Greeks

Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced that they communicated with the Greek embassy in Chile, although the communication was very difficult after Saturday's 8.8-magnitude...

Patriarch of Alexandria meets with the president of Ethiopia

On Monday morning, the Patriarch of Alexandria and all Africa, Theodore II, met with the President of Ethiopia, Ato Girma Woldegiorgis. The meeting took...

Greek – Arabic robot travels on board Emirates flight

Ibn Sina, the Arabic speaking humanoid robot, recently thrilled other passengers as Emirates Airlines flight EK817 was transporting one of the world's most advanced...

Haiti aid: Greek assistance on its way

Greek humanitarian aid destined for the quake-stricken Caribbean island of Haiti was dispatched yesterday. Some 50 tons of medical supplies, food and tents are...