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Visa deadline mistakes cause angst to Greek skilled worker in Australia

Nearly 10 years of a life in Australia are in the balance because of confusion by the applicant and his sponsor over deadlines in submitting his passport for review when …

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Greek favourite Tsitsipas returns to the courts!

The ATP Tour may have been postponed until 31 July at the earliest, yet that doesn’t mean that Stefanos Tsitsipas can’t prepare for the start of his official obligations by …

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Julia Banks on being a Greek woman and her new role at GenVic

When Liberal MP Julia Banks bowed out of politics last year, she lashed out at political “haters” decrying the “tribalism and toxic culture” of her former party. A year onward, …

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Ikoyenia – The first Greek-Australian book that celebrates Greek families in Australia!

Just before the birth of her daughter in 2018 Greek Australian journalist Stephanie Timotheou, 29, went on a hunt to find a quality sentimental children’s book that represented Greek families …

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Ultra rich keen on Greek properties despite COVID-19 slowdown

The economic slowdown that COVID-19 regulations have inflicted on the Greek economy did not put off the super-rich interested in buying luxury properties in Greece. The Greek daily Kathimerini quoted …

Athens protesters clash with police in Black Lives Matter rally outside the US embassy

Angry clashes broke out between police and protestors outside the US embassy in Athens during a march over the death of George Floyd, a 46-year-old man African-American killed by police …

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Australian travel platform Rome2Rio nearly stirs diplomatic episode with reference to “Ottoman Crete”

Australian travel platform Rome2Rio labelled the island of Crete, Greece, as Ottoman. The mistake comes at a time of tension between Greece and Turkey, less than a month after  energy …

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Fourth COVID-19 stimulus package to focus on tradies, home renovations

The federal government is expected on Thursday to announce a $25,000 cash injection for Australians to renovate or build new homes as part of a COVID-19 stimulus package to be …

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Maria Euthymiou’s resignation from 2021 Commemorative Committee

“We’re gon’ party like its your birthday” – 50 Cent Recently, historian Maria Euthymiou resigned from the 2021 Commemorative Committee, tasked by the Greek government to organise the celebrations that …

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Athens suspends Qatar Airways flights from Doha, a headache for Greek Australians

Travel exemptions for Greeks with serious reason to leave Australia are not easy to come by, but that is just one of many hurdles facing travellers during COVID-19. Qatar Airways, …

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Melbourne artist honours patriotic Cypriot-Australian boy 100 years on

Renowned Cypriot-Australian artist and graphic designer George Petrou has honoured a little-known story of patriotism and tragedy from 100 years ago – the story of Hector Vasyli. Hector Vasyli was …

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Applications open for BA scholarships to top Athens Uni

The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens is offering six Merit Scholarships worth €10,000 each, to successful applicants who want to take part in its Bachelor of Arts program in …