Showing posts with label Greece. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Greece. Show all posts

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Tuesday, November 03, 2015

A reserve is changing a Nation's fate

At present, Egypt with its 80 million, and Greece with its 11 million inhabitants, have about the same annual gross domestic product (GDP), ie, around 235 Billion Euros.

Tuesday, October 06, 2015

Gazprom confirms plans to construct only two lines of Turkish Stream

Russian gas giant Gazprom is confirming its plans to construct not more than two lines of the Turkish Stream, its Chief Executive Officer Alexey Miller said on Tuesday.

Monday, September 14, 2015

Gazprom to Delay Exploitation of Turkish Stream Gas Pipeline

Gazprom's deputy chairman Alexander Medvedev said that the launch of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline will be later than it was planned.

Friday, September 11, 2015

Turkey, Russia ‘freeze Turkish Stream talks’

Turkey and Russia have been unable to make progress in the planned Turkish Stream project and have frozen talks for now, according to high-level Turkish energy officials.

Monday, August 31, 2015

Sunken City Found in Greece Dates Back to 3,000 Years B.C.

A submerged ancient city, found in Greece by an international team of archeologists, dates back to the 3rd millennium B.C.

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Greece approves deal for German firm to run 14 regional airports

The Greek government Tuesday approved a 1.23 billion euro ($1.36 billion) deal for Germany's Fraport-Slentel consortium to run 14 regional airports, publishing the decision in its official gazette.

Friday, July 24, 2015

EC allocates €16.2 million from the EU Solidarity Fund to Greece and Bulgaria in the wake of natural disasters

"Today the Commission decided to grant aid worth €16.2 million from the EU Solidarity Fund to Greece and Bulgaria following natural disasters that occurred in the winter of 2015. Greece suffered from wide-spread flooding affecting five of its regions, while considerable damage was caused in Bulgaria due to severe winter conditions.

Thursday, July 09, 2015

Turkish tourists support tourism in Greek islands – No cancellations

“Tourism in the islands remains ‘standing’ thanks to the Turks” is the title of the Turkish newspaper Hürriyet, which makes a reference to cancellations of tourist bookings to the Greek Islands but not from Turkey.

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Greece hopes to become Chinese tourists' number one destination in Europe

A senior Greek official said on Wednesday that she wants her country to become Chinese tourists' number one destination in Europe after the Chinese tourist arrivals in Greece increased by 70 percent in 2014.

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Chinese ambassador voices support for investments in Piraeus port

Chinese Ambassador to Greece Zou Xiaoli on Friday reiterated the support of the Chinese government to investments in Piraeus port and the strengthening of bilateral cooperation in the future.

Thursday, May 07, 2015

My Big Fat Greek Pipeline: US to Present Counter Offer to Russia's Stream

A US envoy will present Greek officials with an alternative to Russia's pipeline on Friday after Putin promised funding for the project.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Turkish Stream gas pipe link to Greece should comply with EU norms (European Commission)

The Moscow-led project to build a gas pipeline across the Black Sea to Greece via Turkey should comply with the European Union’s standards, European Commission spokeswoman Anna-Kaisa Itkonen said on Tuesday.

Thursday, April 02, 2015

Athens is one of Europe’s most popular tourists destinations for 2015

Athens is among the top destinations both in Europe and the world for 2015 according to leading international travel website TripAdvisor.

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Oil Prices Rising, Brent Crude Now Selling for Over $62 a Barrel

Brent crude has climbed to $62 per barrel in Asian trade on February 17, despite growing uncertainty regarding the Eurozone's future which has been caused by the recent failure in Greece's debt negotiations.

On the New York Mercantile Exchange, light crude futures for March delivery were traded at $53.16 per barrel, while on London’s ICE Futures exchange Brent crude for April delivery mounted by $0.70/1.1% reaching $62.10 a barrel.

Wednesday, February 04, 2015

Residents of Turkish Thracian province eye suing Bulgaria over floods. Bulgaria sends urgent note to Turkey and Greece on river levels.

Residents in the northwestern Turkish province of Edirne are considering suing the Bulgarian government over floods triggered by dams in the neighboring country, Turkish Forestry and Waterworks Minister Veysel Eroğlu has said, expressing his support for such a move. ..

Monday, February 02, 2015

Evacuations as floods hit Greece, Albania, Turkey

 Thousands of people have been evacuated from their homes after flash floods caused by heavy rains hit northwestern Greece, southern Albania and northwest of Turkey...

Flash floods hit Greece and Albania

A winter storm has brought flooding to parts of Greece and southern Albania.

No fatalities have been reported in either country, but considerable disruption has been caused by a combination of torrential rain and strong winds.

EL News