Greece

Cooperation with China an ‘example for Euro peers’

Having a stronger relationship with China is good for Greece, and their cooperation has set an example for European countries, according to Adonis Georgiadis, the Greek minister for development and investments.
Georgiadis said Chinese enterprises' investment in Piraeus port is a successful case of bilateral cooperation.

UK home to 75,000 Greeks

The United Kingdom is home to around 75,000 Greek nationals, according to research data compiled by the Greek Diaspora Project of South East European Studies at Oxford (SEESOX).

The study shows that, since 2010, when Greece's crippling financial began, there has been a steady increase in migration flows to Britain.

Greek current account surplus rises in August on strong tourism revenues

Greece's current account balance showed a bigger surplus in August compared to the same month last year, thanks to higher tourism revenues, the Bank of Greece said on Monday.

Central bank data showed the surplus at 1.874 billion euros compared to a surplus of 1.354 billion euros in August last year.

Don Letts | Athens | October 20

Legendary DJ, musician and filmmaker Don Letts - hailed for almost single-handedly turning a generation of punk fans to reggae in the 1970s - is coming to the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center's Lighthouse venue on Sunday, October 20. Ahead of his 9 p.m. set, there will be an open discussion between Letts and the audience, starting at 7.30 p.m. Admission is free of charge.

Sitel to set up Business Service Center in Athens

Multinational customer service giant Sitel Group has announced it will set up a Business Service Center in Athens in an investment that upon completion will create 1,000 jobs.
The announcement was made on Monday by Enterprise Greece, citing statements in Paris last week by Pedro Lozano, head of Sitel for Europe, Middle East and Africa.

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