Hellenic Petroleum sees stronger Q3 as refining margins rise

Greece's biggest oil refiner Hellenic Petroleum expects stronger financial results in the third quarter thanks to higher refining margins, it said on Thursday.

Hellenic, which runs three refineries and exports more than half its output, reported an 18 percent drop in second-quarter core profit.

Ouzo: The uplifting Greek Drink!

Ouzo drink with its strong anise flavour and with a little hint of Greece is a clear drink which gets milky-like when water is poured into it and aromas emerge and demonstrate its other qualities. Ouzo is so much more than just a drink. It is a way of life in Greece as it makes people loosen-up, brings them together especially when it is served with mouthwatering mezedakia (tidbits).