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  • Immigration series | All about moving to Greece Oct 13, 2021 05:34 PM IST

    Immigration series | All about moving to Greece

    For residence by investment in Greece, applicants must invest at least Euro 250,000 in real estate or Euro 400,000 in financial investments.

  • France, Greece sign defence deal; Athens to buy 3 warships Sep 28, 2021 02:45 PM IST

    France, Greece sign defence deal; Athens to buy 3 warships

    French President Emmanuel Macron and Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis announced a defense and security strategic partnership in a joint news conference in Paris.

  • Greece recovers Picasso, Mondrian paintings stolen in 2012 Jun 29, 2021 05:55 PM IST

    Greece recovers Picasso, Mondrian paintings stolen in 2012

    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.

  • COVID-19 | Hoping to lure back tourists, Greece reopens beaches despite second wave of pandemic May 09, 2021 08:14 PM IST

    COVID-19 | Hoping to lure back tourists, Greece reopens beaches despite second wave of pandemic

    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.

  • COVID-19 | Cafes, restaurants reopen in Greece for outdoor service after 6 months lockdown May 03, 2021 06:24 PM IST

    COVID-19 | Cafes, restaurants reopen in Greece for outdoor service after 6 months lockdown

    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.

  • COVID-19 update | Greece to reopen tourism services on May 15 Apr 21, 2021 09:19 PM IST

    COVID-19 update | Greece to reopen tourism services on May 15

    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.

  • Greek crime journalist shot dead by motorcycle gunmen: Police Apr 10, 2021 12:34 PM IST

    Greek crime journalist shot dead by motorcycle gunmen: Police

    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.

  • Greek cafes still shuttered by COVID-19 measures Apr 04, 2021 04:10 PM IST

    Greek cafes still shuttered by COVID-19 measures

    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.

  • Greece blanketed by heaviest snowfall in over a decade Feb 17, 2021 02:44 PM IST

    Greece blanketed by heaviest snowfall in over a decade

    The heaviest snowfall to hit Greece in 12 years triggered power cuts, disrupted transport and trapped people in their homes.

  • In Athens, rare snow blankets Acropolis, halts vaccinations Feb 17, 2021 08:40 AM IST

    In Athens, rare snow blankets Acropolis, halts vaccinations

    The snow, an unusual sight in the Greek capital of more than 3 million residents, also stopped most public transport services.

  • Greece facing third virus wave, says health minister Feb 09, 2021 05:51 PM IST

    Greece facing third virus wave, says health minister

    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.

  • It took a century to open a Mosque in Athens, then came the COVID-19 pandemic Nov 15, 2020 10:41 PM IST

    It took a century to open a Mosque in Athens, then came the COVID-19 pandemic

    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.

  • Man rescued from rubble as Turkey quake death toll hits 51 Nov 01, 2020 03:57 PM IST

    Man rescued from rubble as Turkey quake death toll hits 51

    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.

  • Microsoft unveils investment to make Greece a regional hub for cloud services Oct 05, 2020 02:41 PM IST

    Microsoft unveils investment to make Greece a regional hub for cloud services

    Greek Prime Minister said the data centre investment will bring financial benefits of 1.0 billion euros to the country in the long term.

  • COVID-19 pandemic | Greece clarifies policy, to allow tourists from all nations May 31, 2020 08:05 AM IST

    COVID-19 pandemic | Greece clarifies policy, to allow tourists from all nations

    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.

  • Restart or re-stop? Economies reopen but chaos abounds May 11, 2020 04:25 PM IST

    Restart or re-stop? Economies reopen but chaos abounds

    Social distancing was the order of the day but just how to do that on public transit and in schools was the big question.

  • Using plastic markers, Greek workers defy ban to mark Labour Day May 01, 2020 03:32 PM IST

    Using plastic markers, Greek workers defy ban to mark Labour Day

    The protesters waved flags, chanted slogans and held banners reading "No sacrifice for the bosses".

  • Coronavirus death toll in Greece rises to three Mar 14, 2020 03:45 PM IST

    Coronavirus death toll in Greece rises to three

    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.

  • GMR airports achieves 'concession commencement date' to build Crete airport in Greece Feb 11, 2020 08:36 AM IST

    GMR airports achieves 'concession commencement date' to build Crete airport in Greece

    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.

  • China's Xi Jinping holds talks in Greece en route to BRICS summit Nov 11, 2019 11:47 AM IST

    China's Xi Jinping holds talks in Greece en route to BRICS summit

    "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.

  • Greek PM Alexis Tsipras wins confidence vote after Macedonia name row Jan 17, 2019 11:50 AM IST

    Greek PM Alexis Tsipras wins confidence vote after Macedonia name row

    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.

  • Greek government plans crowdfunding for new warships Dec 07, 2018 12:43 PM IST

    Greek government plans crowdfunding for new warships

    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."

  • Indian tourist arrivals to Greece doubles in January-September Nov 22, 2018 05:32 PM IST

    Indian tourist arrivals to Greece doubles in January-September

    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.

  • GMR gets Letter of award to develop airport in Greece Sep 21, 2018 04:40 PM IST

    GMR gets Letter of award to develop airport in Greece

    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.

  • Alexis Tsipras declares 'day of liberation' after Greece exits bailout Aug 21, 2018 06:30 PM IST

    Alexis Tsipras declares 'day of liberation' after Greece exits bailout

    "This is a day of liberation," Tsipras declared, standing on a hilltop overlooking a bay on the Ionian island of Ithaca.

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