Friday, 28 April 2017

News from Greece

Welcome to "News from Greece" section. Here you can stay informed with regard to the latest news and announcements by the Hellenic Ministry of Foreign Affairs as well as with news and highlights from Greece by the "Greek News Agenda", a daily bulletin in english, issued by the Secretariat General of Information and Communication.

Foreign Minister N. Kotzias' statement following his meeting with his Algerian counterpart, Mr. Lamamra (Algiers, 27 April 2017)

N. KOTZIAS: Algeria is one of the most important countries on the Mediterranean. It is the largest country in area, with a growing population and dynamic economy. It is a major exporter, with good exports of natural gas and oil to Greece. It is a country with which we have...

Foreign Minister N. Kotzias meets with the Foreign Minister of Egypt, S. H. Shoukry (Foreign Ministry, 25 April 2017)

Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias had a bilateral meeting today with the Foreign Minister of Egypt, Sameh Hassan Shoukry, who visited Athens to participate in the Ancient Civilizations Forum, which was held yesterday at the Zappeion Megaron. During the meeting, which took place at the Foreign Ministry, the excellent level of bilateral...

Press Conference of the 1st Ministerial Meeting of the Ancient Civilizations Forum

MFA SPOKESMAN: We welcome you to the press conference of the 1st Ministerial Meeting of the Ancient Civilizations Forum. The Foreign Minister of the Hellenic Republic, Nikos Kotzias, has the floor.N. KOTZIAS: Good afternoon.I would like to thank all of our guests, who came to Athens, the city of Democracy...

Foreign Minister N. Kotzias' opening speech at the Ministerial Conference of the Ancient Civilizations Forum (Zappeion, 24 April 2017)

I thank the President of the Republic, who, through his wisdom, always contributes to the broadening of our thinking.I thank all the delegations who accepted our invitation, the invitation of China and Greece, to be here today.We live in a time when international relations are developing. Which isn’t to say...

Joint statements of Foreign Minister N. Kotzias and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, following their meeting (Foreign Ministry, 23 April 2017)

N. KOTZIAS: A good Sunday to all of you! It is a great pleasure to have the Foreign Minister of China and my friend Wang Yi here with us at the Foreign Ministry, and I welcome him. China is a trusted and firm friend of Greece. The visit and our bilateral...

Hiking Greek Islands: explore off-the-beaten track treasures!

The Greek islands, well known for their sunny beaches and clear blue waters, attract outdoor enthusiasts not only for activities such as diving, scuba diving, snorkeling, wind surfing, sailing or...

Reading Greece: Auguste Corteau – When the Writer Meets the Translator

Auguste Corteau (1979) is a fiction writer, a playwright and a translator. He has written novels/novellas: Rabastin (1999), The Square (2000), Haunted (2001), Animal (2002), The Streets Sculptor...

Arts in Greece | Chainis Dimitris Apostolakis: "In Crete, the continuity of musical expression has not been interrupted"

Lyra player, singer, songwriter and theoretical physicist "Chainis" Dimitris Apostolakis is a founding member of Chainides, a Cretan music group formed in 1990 by a group of...

Rethinking Greece: Nancy Fraser on the Left project and the crisis of neoliberal hegemony

Nancy Fraser is Henry and Louise A. Loeb Professor of Philosophy and Politics at the New School for Social Research and one of the world's leading thinkers in political and social theory. She has...

University of Athens’ online course: Modern Greek for non Greek speakers

Online and distance learning at National and Kapodistrian University of Athens offers a new way of combining innovative learning and teaching techniques with interaction with your tutor and fellow...

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