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Remarks by the Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias at the Delphi Economic Forum and the session on “Peace and Cooperation in the Eastern Mediterranean” (Athens, 14.05.2021)

Opening Remarks Ν. DENDIAS: Thank you for your invitation, thank you for the opportunity. Thank you also for bringing me into a discussion with very distinguished guests, my friends, the Foreign Ministers of the Kingdom of Spain, of Malta, of Cyprus, Nikos, but also with Professor Katrougalos, who represents the Opposition,...

Statement by Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias following the briefing of the parliamentary parties’ representatives (Athens, 11.05.2021)

"In the context of regular contacts with the representatives of the Parliamentary Parties, in line with the instructions of the Prime Minister Mr. Kyriakos Mitsotakis, I had today a series of meetings with all the parties. I first underlined the importance of the meetings I had in Ankara. As is well known,...

Statement by Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias following the Informal Five-party meeting on the Cyprus issue convened by the UN Secretary-General (Geneva, 29 April 2021)

"Greece attended the Informal Five-Party Meeting convened by the Secretary-General of the United Nations with the aim of creating conditions that would allow negotiations to resume within the framework explicitly set by the United Nations Security Council, namely that of a bizonal, bicommunal federation. In this context, we came to this...

Statements of Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias following his meeting with the Foreign Minister of Montenegro, Đorđe Radulović (Athens, 23 April 2021)

My dear Đorđe, it is a great pleasure to welcome you to Athens today. Our meeting was another opportunity to strengthen the relations between our two peoples, which go back to the time of the Greek Revolution. A compatriot of yours, Vaso Brajević, known in Greece as Vasos Mavrovouniotis, fought...

Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias’ statements following his meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Slovakia, Ivan Korčok (Athens, 21 April 2021)

“My dear Ivan, it is a great pleasure to have you here in Athens today. This is our second bilateral meeting in the space of six months, following my visit to Bratislava last October. Considering the pandemic, it is very important that we have continued to meet. Moreover, beyond our cooperation in...

Statement by the Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias following the Meeting of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Cyprus, Greece, Israel and United Arab Emirates (Paphos, 16.04.2021).

«My dear Colleagues, I am really very happy to be here today for our first quadrilateral meeting.  As I have repeatedly stated, it was and it is always a joy for me to be in Cyprus. And of course, the greatest of pleasure to meet and exchange views with close friends...

Statement of Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias following his meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lebanon, Charbel Wehbe (Athens, 16 April 2021)

«My dear Minister, dear Charbel, it is a great pleasure to welcome you to Athens. I am very pleased that we had the opportunity for a very productive exchange of views. First yesterday, when we had our trilateral meeting with our Cypriot colleague, Nikos Christodoulides, and then this morning, when we...

Greece: Business Opportunities in Cannabis

Greece aims to create new business opportunities thanks to its nascent cannabis economy. The use of medical cannabis in Greece was legalised in 2017, while the prohibition of its production was...

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...

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...

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