Oct 13, 2021 05:34 PM IST
For residence by investment in Greece, applicants must invest at least Euro 250,000 in real estate or Euro 400,000 in financial investments.
- Sep 28, 2021 02:45 PM IST
French President Emmanuel Macron and Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis announced a defense and security strategic partnership in a joint news conference in Paris.
- Jun 29, 2021 05:55 PM IST
Thieves broke into the gallery and snatched Picasso's 1939 painting "Woman's Head", donated by the Spanish artist in 1949, and Dutch painter Mondrian's "Mill" dated 1905.
- May 09, 2021 08:14 PM IST
Greece fared well in keeping the first wave of the pandemic under control last year but a resurgence in cases pushed health services to the limit and prompted authorities to impose a second lockdown in November.
- May 03, 2021 06:24 PM IST
Cafes, restaurants and bars, which had been shut to all but takeout and delivery services when lockdown-type measures were imposed in early November, reopened for outdoor seated service only.
- Apr 21, 2021 09:19 PM IST
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis made the announcement in a televised address Wednesday, adding that restaurants and cafes will be allowed to reopen outdoor areas starting on May 3.
- Apr 10, 2021 12:34 PM IST
George Karaivaz, a veteran journalist for private broadcaster STAR TV, was well-known to Greek audiences for his coverage of law and order and police stories.
- Apr 04, 2021 04:10 PM IST
Since the start of the pandemic, Greece has reported more than 263,000 confirmed coronavirus cases and more than 8,000 virus-related deaths. The country of around 11 million people so far has administered 1.7 million vaccine doses, with over 600,000 people fully vaccinated with two shots.
- Feb 17, 2021 02:44 PM IST
The heaviest snowfall to hit Greece in 12 years triggered power cuts, disrupted transport and trapped people in their homes.
- Feb 17, 2021 08:40 AM IST
The snow, an unusual sight in the Greek capital of more than 3 million residents, also stopped most public transport services.
- Feb 09, 2021 05:51 PM IST
Greece was hit with a first wave of the virus in March last year before infections eased off, surging again in autumn prompting the government to re-impose a nationwide lockdown.
- Nov 15, 2020 10:41 PM IST
Athens, the Greek capital, had not had a dedicated, purpose-built Muslim place of worship since the expulsion of Ottoman forces in 1833, a gap that officials have long sought to fill.
- Nov 01, 2020 03:57 PM IST
The death toll from Friday afternoon's quake rose to 51. Turkish authorities have announced 49 deaths in the coastal city of Izmir, while two teenagers died on the Greek island of Samos.
- Oct 05, 2020 02:41 PM IST
Greek Prime Minister said the data centre investment will bring financial benefits of 1.0 billion euros to the country in the long term.
- May 31, 2020 08:05 AM IST
The two-tiered policy, which revised information the Greek government issued Friday, will be applied during June 15-30, although officials left open the possibility of maintaining entry restrictions after the end of June.
- May 11, 2020 04:25 PM IST
Social distancing was the order of the day but just how to do that on public transit and in schools was the big question.
- May 01, 2020 03:32 PM IST
The protesters waved flags, chanted slogans and held banners reading "No sacrifice for the bosses".
- Mar 14, 2020 03:45 PM IST
The man in Zakinthos was believed to have contracted the virus after visiting a hospital in western Greece where the first fatality was confirmed, Athens News Agency reported.
- Feb 11, 2020 08:36 AM IST
GMR Airports Limited along with its Greek partner GEK TERNA had signed the concession agreement in February last year for "design, construction, financing, operation, and maintenance and exploitation of the new international airport" of Heraklion city in Crete island.
- Nov 11, 2019 11:47 AM IST
"It is our duty to steadily upgrade our cooperation in all sectors, by delving deeply into existing fields and expanding the range of investments", the Chinese president said in an article published in "Kathimerini" newspaper on Sunday.
- Jan 17, 2019 11:50 AM IST
The PM now faces an immediate challenge to also push through parliament the controversial name deal with neighbouring Macedonia, which has sparked protests in both countries.
- Dec 07, 2018 12:43 PM IST
Panos Kammenos says he will open a bank account on January 1 where members of the public can make donations "for new frigates and a flagship."
- Nov 22, 2018 05:32 PM IST
Around 17,376 Indian tourists visited Greece in the same period of 2017, according to a data by Greece National Tourist Office (GNTO) and Athens International Airport.
- Sep 21, 2018 04:40 PM IST
The project involves design, construction, financing of the new Heraklion airport. The concession period for the greenfield project would be 35 years, including phase- 1 construction of five years, it said.
- Aug 21, 2018 06:30 PM IST
"This is a day of liberation," Tsipras declared, standing on a hilltop overlooking a bay on the Ionian island of Ithaca.