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Greek renewable energy projects attract foreign investors

Greek company PPC Renewables SA, which is part of the PPC SA (Ath:PPC)  has signed a memorandum of agreement with United Arab Emirates and Finnish consortium Masdar Taaleri Generaltion DOO …

London-bound airliner alters route over Persian Gulf to land in Athens

A British Airways Boeing 777 which was on its way from India to the United Kingdom on January 8, abruptly changed course over the Persian Gulf to fly over Egypt …

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Insurance companies will cover the costs to clients affected by bushfires

Insurance companies will be paying out clients affected by the bushfires in New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia but there is little doubt that premiums will increase, says broker Nik …

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People of Trikala show solidarity for Australian bushfire victims

The victims of Australia’s bushfires were remembered in the closing ceremony of the Trikala Christmas theme park recently with a bright show of solidarity on Monday evening. At the theme …

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DEPA Board gives go ahead for LNG facility at Alexandroupolis port

Approval has been given for the Public Gas Corporation of Greece (DEPA) to take part in a Floating Storage Regasification Unit (FSRU) at the port of Alexandroupolis – the project …

Fresh antiquity discoveries derail Thessaloniki metro plans again

Antiquities uncovered during work on the Thessaloniki Metro are to be removed from the site after the Central Archaelogical Council (KAS) of Greece decided that the plan to keep the …

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New phase kicks in for Aegean Airlines with delivery of new Airbus A320neo aircraft

On Thursday, 19 December, Aegean Airlines received the first Airbus A320neo from Airbus headquarters in Toulouse, France. Under the deal with Airbus, the new aircraft is the first of an …

Features

Australian iconographers take centre stage in exhibition of their art

My first impression of an iconographer goes back to my childhood. On my way from school and through the winding, cobblestoned streets of the old castle in Yannina, past the …

Life

Educational book series and resources for Greek kids launches in Melbourne school

Over 130 educators, school representatives and members of the Melbourne Greek community attended the launch of Anna Stories an educational book series, which was written and illustrated by Niki Farfara-Pashos and Ourania …

Diaspora doctors participate in the Hellenic Diaspora Medical Forum

The Hellenic Diaspora Medical Forum (HDMF) is being organised by the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki from 6-7 December at the Hyatt Hotel. The goal of the seminar is to reinforce …