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Alternate Minister of Foreign Affairs Miltiadis Varvitsiotis meets with Croatia’s State Secretary for European Affairs, Andreja Metelko-Zgombić (Athens, 8 November 2019)

Alternate Minister of Foreign Affairs Miltiadis Varvitsiotis today met with Croatia’s State Secretary for European Affairs, Andreja Metelko-Zgombić. The meeting took place ahead of Croatia’s Presidency of the Council of the EU in the first half of 2020. Following their meeting, they made statements to the press, during which...

Minister of Foreign Affairs N. Dendias’ interview on ‘THEMA 104.6 FM’ radio with journalists N. Felekis and B. Koutras (07 November 2019)

JOURNALIST: We welcome Minister Nikos Dendias. Good morning, Minister.N. DENDIAS: Good morning to you and all your listeners.JOURNALIST: Last night, I presume, you returned from a very interesting visit to Moscow, isn’t that so? Especially following the crisis in our relationship with Russia. JOURNALIST: Has this issue been resolved?N. DENDIAS:...

Alternate Minister of Foreign Affairs Miltiadis Varvitsiotis meets with U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Matthew Palmer (Athens, 7 November 2019)

Alternate Minister of Foreign Affairs Miltiadis Varvitsiotis today met with U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Matthew Palmer. The meeting was also attended by U.S. Ambassador Geoffrey Pyatt. The discussion focused on developments in the Balkans and the wider region. Special emphasis was put on the issue of EU Enlargement in...

Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias’ statements following his meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Sergey Lavrov (Moscow, 6 November 2019)

“I am pleased that I had the opportunity today to meet with my colleague the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Sergey Lavrov. [In Russian]: This is my first visit to Moscow as Minister of Foreign Affairs, and I would like to thank you for your warm hospitality. Our bilateral...

Alternate Minister of Foreign Affairs Miltiadis Varvitsiotis attends Friends of Cohesion Summit (Prague, 5 November 2019)

A Joint Declaration on maintaining the level of funding for traditional policies, and in particular Cohesion Policy, in the new long-term EU budget was today adopted in Prague by the high-level representatives of the 17 member states participating in the Friends of Cohesion Group. Alternate Minister of Foreign Affairs Miltiadis...

Arts in Greece | Sakis Tolis of Rotting Christ "Greek metal bands are probably our biggest music export right now"

For Greek “metalheads”, Rotting Christ needs no introduction; the same goes for many more music fans worldwide. The band’s core, brothers Sakis (vocals/guitars) and Themis Tolis...

One more reason to film in Greece: A new legal framework of economic incentives

Greece, boasting one of the oldest cinematic traditions in Europe, is for more than one reasons a film friendly country; its unique light and locations as well as its versatile architecture have...

Rethinking Greece: Johanna Hanink on Ancients, Moderns and the politics of cultural indebtedness

Johanna Hanink is Associate Professor of Classics at Brown University, US. Her work focuses on ancient theater and performance, the cultural life of classical Athens, and the idea of the "Greek...

Study in Greece: International Master's Programmes taught in English

Did you know that Greece offers many studying opportunities at Master’s degree level exclusively in English? In Greece you can find some challenging and innovative fully English-taught Master's...

Thinking of a Greek smart city? Think of Trikala!

Central Bridge @Trikala (photo:Kouris©Greece-is) Built in the Thessalian plain in the middle of Greece, the medium-sized provincial city of Trikala is a unique destination for those who want to...

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