Bulgarian and Romanian MEPs Demanded EUR 70 Million from Europe for the Fight against ASF

Bulgarian and Romanian MEPs demanded EUR 70 million from Europe to fight the African swine fever. The European Commission has promised to bear 75% of the costs of killing animals and disinfecting farms.

And the infection became the occasion for an urgent hearing of the minister in parliament. Desislava Taneva assured that there is no danger for the people.

Irene Skylakaki | Athens | July 25

Irene Skylakaki will perform alongside rock musician Pavlos Pavlidis this Thursday on the Gazarte roof terrace. Skylakaki first entered the music scene at age 22, with her original song "In the Light" becoming the official selection for the Cosmote Jumping Fish service. Now 30 years old, she has released three albums and performed at popular festivals including Release Athens.

World No. 405 Kevin King Wins Against Grigor Dimitrov

Grigor Dimitrov recorded one of the most unexpected losses in his career after being defeated by Kevin King, who is under number 405 in the world rankings with 7: 5, 6: 4 in a match from the first round of the ATP250 series in Atlanta.

For Grigor, this was the first game after Wimbledon's loss at the start of Muthero, but the Bulgarian tennis player was far away from his best game.

Billy Pod | Athens | July 19

Vassilis Podaras, aka Billy Pod, will perform music from his debut solo album "Drums to Heal Society" in the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center's (SNFCC) Jazz Chronicles series. Drummer of The Next Step Quintet, Billy Pod has made a name for himself on Greece's drumming scene, performing his signature style of jazz in countless venues at home and across Europe.