Greece shuts down all schools as hospitals are overwhelmed
Greece announced on Saturday the closure of its primary schools, kindergartens and daycare centres amid a surge in coronavirus...
Eyimofe selected for film festivals in Greece, Poland
After a successful outing recently at Valladolid International Film Festival in Spain, where it won the Audience Award (in the Meeting Point Section), as well as clinching the Best Fiction (in the New Filmmakers Competition) at the just concluded São Paulo International Film Festival in Brazil, Nigerian film Eyimofe (This Is My Desire) has been…
Buhari condoles with Turkey, Greece over earthquakes
President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey and the Prime Minister of the Hellenic Republic (Greece), Kyriakos Mitsotakis, over the reported earthquakes in their two countries in which many people died. The Nigerian leader’s condolence message was contained in a statement issued by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and…
Greece latest to renew virus lockdown, England may follow
Greece became the latest country to announce a partial lockdown Saturday to combat soaring coronavirus infections, and news reports suggested England may soon follow as other countries faced growing protests over restrictions. Portugal is also considering tighter restrictions as the infections hit record numbers there, while Slovakia launched an ambitious programme to test its entire…
US, Germany demand Turkey end 'provocation' against Greece
Turkey's two key Western allies, the United States and Germany, on Tuesday urged it to pull back a ship it has returned to waters contested with Greece, with Washington denouncing the "calculated provocation."
Turkey restarts hunt for Mediterranean gas, reigniting Greek row
Turkey will redeploy the research ship at the centre of an energy row with Greece to the eastern Mediterranean on Monday...
Greece, Microsoft announce 1-bn-euro cloud investment
Greece and Microsoft on Monday announced an investment deal worth up to a billion euros ($1.2 billion) to build cloud storage infrastructure in the country.
Greek PM to visit storm-stricken areas as reconstruction begins
Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis will visit areas hit by a rare hurricane-like storm that left at least three dead, officials said Monday as reconstruction efforts began.