Chios: A mastic-scented island with fascinating history
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Chios: A mastic-scented island with fascinating history

Panos - Dec 11, 2018

Much as Chios is famous for its mastic, it is not the only “magic” one can find on this island. Alongside its rich history starting from the…

The must-visit churches in Athens
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The must-visit churches in Athens

Panos - Dec 11, 2018

Most people visiting Athens know the city is packed with ancient ruins, archaeological sites, and museums. Turn a corner in the Greek capital and chances are you…

45% tax on retroactively returned pension benefits to 110K beneficiaries
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45% tax on retroactively returned pension benefits to 110K beneficiaries

Panos - Dec 11, 2018

Tax deductions of up to 45 percent will be imposed on pension benefits retroactively returned to more than 110,000 retirees this month - to beneficiaries that were…

Reports: Council rejects 17N terrorist’s request to be released due to health reasons
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Reports: Council rejects 17N terrorist’s request to be released due to health reasons

Panos - Dec 11, 2018

A council of justices in the port city of Piraeus on Monday has reportedly rejected a motion by a convicted urban terrorist to be released from prison…

Previous Next French President Macron addresses nation on yellow vest protests
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Previous Next French President Macron addresses nation on yellow vest protests

Panos - Dec 11, 2018

French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday pledged to cut taxes for pensioners and raise the minimum wage in January but refused to reinstate a wealth tax, as…

Greek state’s arrears to private sector again up in Oct. 2018; total reaches 2.61 bln€
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Greek state’s arrears to private sector again up in Oct. 2018; total reaches 2.61 bln€

Panos - Dec 11, 2018

The state's arrears to the private sector increased in October 2018 - the last month for which figures are available - reaching nearly two billion euros. Specifically,…

Tsipras claims Greece promotes stability in region via Prespes Agreement with FYROM
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Tsipras claims Greece promotes stability in region via Prespes Agreement with FYROM

Panos - Dec 11, 2018

Pro-FYROM Rainbow party calls for Greece to introduce “Macedonian” language in public schools Commenting on the Prespes Agreement between Greece and FYROM, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras…

EU Mission chief for Greece Costello: Deep structural reforms must continue; Athens will meet 2019 fiscal targets
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EU Mission chief for Greece Costello: Deep structural reforms must continue; Athens will meet 2019 fiscal targets

Panos - Dec 11, 2018

European Commission mission chief Declan Costello this week called on Athens to continue implementing structural reforms, especially ones dealing with improvements in the business and investment climate.…

Weather forecast: Rain
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Weather forecast: Rain

Panos - Dec 11, 2018

Scattered showers and westerly winds are forecast for Tuesday Wind velocity will reach 7 on the Beaufort scale. Possibility of sleet in the northern parts of the…

Athens Newspapers Headlines
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Athens Newspapers Headlines

Panos - Dec 11, 2018

Kavala: The port city with the numerous faces
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Kavala: The port city with the numerous faces

Panos - Dec 10, 2018

Kavala, the capital and main port of the Kavala prefecture is amphitheatrically built on the slopes of Mt. Symvolo forming one of the most picturesque cities in…

Majestic natural pools you have to visit once!
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Majestic natural pools you have to visit once!

Panos - Dec 10, 2018

Natural pools are always the best way to cool down in the heat. Surrounded by some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, including some incredible…

Last Greeks of Alexandria struggle to keep their community alive
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Last Greeks of Alexandria struggle to keep their community alive

Panos - Dec 10, 2018

During the building of modern Egypt, Alexandria was a melting pot. People from the Levant and Europe came together there to form one of the most open…

Meet Greek pilot Kosmas Chalaris, NATO’s “Best Warrior”
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Meet Greek pilot Kosmas Chalaris, NATO’s “Best Warrior”

Panos - Dec 10, 2018

Captain Kosmas Chalaris of the 331 Squadron, from the 114th Combat Wing, was voted “Best Warrior” during NATO’s 18-3 Tactical Leadership Program (TLP). The Hellenic Air Force…

FinMin reiterates intent to ‘avoid’ austerity measure entailed with lower tax-free income threshold
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FinMin reiterates intent to ‘avoid’ austerity measure entailed with lower tax-free income threshold

Panos - Dec 10, 2018

The poll-trailing Tsipras government will reportedly attempt to dodge another creditor-mandated "bullet" in the coming year, after ultimately avoiding a pre-legislated round of pension cuts that were…

EBRD: TAP is a good opportunity to give up the use of coal
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EBRD: TAP is a good opportunity to give up the use of coal

Panos - Dec 10, 2018

“The construction of the Trans-Atlantic Pipeline (TAP), which will bring 10 million cubic meters of gas from Azerbaijan, will open up new opportunities for the region in…

Latest poll result cuts ND lead over SYRIZA to 4.7% points
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Latest poll result cuts ND lead over SYRIZA to 4.7% points

Panos - Dec 10, 2018

A consecutive string of mainstream opinion polls - in the past year and a half - showing main opposition New Democracy (ND) party with or close to…

Tensions high at Greek-Albanian border with Katsifas memorial services underway
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Tensions high at Greek-Albanian border with Katsifas memorial services underway

Panos - Dec 10, 2018

Tensions are high on the Greek-Albanian borders, as the Albanian authorities have blocked buses full of citizens headed towards the memorial services (40 days since death) of…

Weather forecast: Mostly fair
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Weather forecast: Mostly fair

Panos - Dec 10, 2018

Mostly fair weather and winds from variable directions are forecast for Monday. Wind velocity will reach 6 on the Beaufort scale. Partly cloudy in the northern parts…

Athens Newspapers Headlines
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Athens Newspapers Headlines

Panos - Dec 10, 2018