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A Greek Australian behind $100m redevelopment plan for Perth’s mall

An investment, promising to change the face of Kardinya suburb in the city of Melville, Perth, is underway, spearheaded by Greek-Australian businessman Con Berbatis. Following 27 years without major works, …

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Athens Stock Exchange places Greece among the world’s top performing markets for 2019

The Athens Stock Exchange (ASE) gained 43.91 per cent in a sustained rebound between January and October and stands at the top of the world stock market performance charts for …

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Dora Moses named Women’s Small Business Champion at Northern Multicultural Small Business Awards – but everyone walks away a winner

There were two Greek finalists at the Northern Multicultural Small Business Awards: Dewdrops Early Learning Centre and Westgarth Pharmacy. Truth be told, Neos Kosmos was there in the hope that they …

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The IMF says Australian economy is worse than Greece, but that’s only on the surface

Greece’s economy has stabilised and is on the road to recovery. But just as things are getting better for Greece, the Australian economy has been exposed in a damning report …

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Greek shipping pride and maritime tradition, and how shipping noted an 800 per cent boost during debt crisis

Long-known as the most extroverted of Greece’s industries, shipping has managed to weather the Greek economic crisis, charting a continued path to success, growing in size, while also paying 800 …

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Shipping, a growing industry linked to the Greek identity

When pondering why Greeks are so involved in shipping, the answer seems obvious. A country of peninsulas and an archipelago, it is hardly a surprise that men of the Aegean …

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Greek fish and chips shop in Victoria scores national award!

Fish loving Victorians will rejoice to the news that Australia’s best fish and chips shop, according to a country-wide competition, is right at their doorstep. The Golden Flake at the …

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The ‘blessed Liberty Ships’: The ‘yeast’ that caused the Greek fleet to rise

I grew up in a family of Greek merchant sailors. My father, from Hydra, served in the Greek Navy and then the merchant marines, as did his father, grandfather, brother, …

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Greek Australian fishermen on the verge of losing it all

“We didn’t spend our lives in the oceans, to lose everything overnight.” That was the gist of Greek Australian fishermen’s thoughts following the South Australian Government’s announcement last week to …

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John Karantzis, founder of iSignthis, ‘welcomes’ scrutiny by two Australian regulatory bodies

iSignthis founder and CEO John Karantzis, the target of questions posed by the corporate regulator and the stock exchange, said he welcomes the scrutiny and the opportunity to address any …