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The Rise and Fall of Hellenic Coin, Greece’s First Cryptocurrency

The Rise and Fall of Hellenic Coin, Greece’s First Cryptocurrency The . Credit: Facebook/HNC Coin Hellenic Coin (HNC), Greece’s first cryptocurrency, collapsed earlier in November after the CEO went off the radar for about two weeks, alarming investors about the future of the crypto. The price of Hellenic Coin plunged as Vangelis Tsapas became unavailable […]

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HDB – Hellenic Development Bank is now a member of EBAN

HDB – Hellenic Development Bank is now a member of EBAN The Hellenic Development Bank-HDB is now participating as a new full member of the European Business Angels Network (EBAN), according to a relevant announcement. The European Business Angels Network (EBAN) is the leading network of early stage investors in Europe, according to the announcement. […]

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Hellenic Navy launches new support ship

Hellenic Navy launches new support ship The Hellenic Navy has launched the new General Support Ship AIAS (AJAX) during a ceremony held on Thursday at the Salamis Naval Base. The new vessel, a donation of the Aikaterini Laskaridis Foundation, will allow for the refueling of Hellenic Navy ships while they are out at sea. President […]

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LSE to host virtual launch for Junta book

LSE to host virtual launch for Junta book The Hellenic Observatory at the London School of Economics will host the virtual book launch of Alexis Papahelas’ new book on the Greek junta “A Dark Room, 1967-1974” on November 25 at 6 p.m. Papahelas, Editor-In-Chief of Kathimerini, will present his book, based on extensive interviews and […]

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Hostility Towards Census Workers in Greece Leads to Mass Resignations

Hostility Towards Census Workers in Greece Leads to Mass Resignations Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) headquarters. Credit: AMNA The Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) is currently conducting the 2021 Census of the Greek population. Citizens’ hostility has led to mass resignations of census workers. In Patras, the capital of the Prefecture of Achaia, and one of Greece’s […]

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Greece Becomes Safe Haven for Dissident Afghan Women

Greece Becomes Safe Haven for Dissident Afghan Women The President of the Hellenic Republic, Katerina Sakellaropoulou, welcomed female Afghan dissidents to Greece. Credit: Greek Presidency Athens has become a temporary haven for Afghan women who served a now deposed democracy which was in place there before the Taliban takeover in August. Female Afghan judges and […]

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ELSTAT – Retail turnover increased by 11% in the 3rd quarter of 2021

ELSTAT – Retail turnover increased by 11% in the 3rd quarter of 2021 The Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) with this sectoral publication, presents in detail the evolution of the sales/turnover of all classes of activity of the retail trade section. Retail trade is the basic business model of themodern consumer supply chain, through the resale […]

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President of Hellenic Republic congratulates Bulgarian President for his re-election

President of Hellenic Republic congratulates Bulgarian President for his re-election The President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou on Monday spoke on the phone with Bulgarian President Rumen Radev and congratulated him for his re-election, ANA reports.The two presidents expressed their certainty that the outstanding collaboration between the two countries will continue in the interest […]

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President and officials visit Parliament, lay wreath to mark Armed Forces Day

President and officials visit Parliament, lay wreath to mark Armed Forces Day President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou, representatives of the political party, the civilian and military leadership of the Greek armed forces and security forces, the Attica Region governor Giorgos Patoulis and a representative of Archbishop of Athens and All Greece Ieronymos visited […]

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OLP donates facilities to Hellenic Coast Guard

OLP donates facilities to Hellenic Coast Guard The Hellenic Coast Guard is to be given upgraded facilities by Cosco-owned Piraeus Port Authority (OLP) at Greece’s largest port, it was announced on Thursday during an inauguration event. A total of 1,100 square meters, including nine offices and other indoor and outdoor spaces, have been donated to […]

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Police dispose of over 200 kilos of narcotics

Police dispose of over 200 kilos of narcotics The Hellenic Police disposed of over 200 kilos of narcotics according to an announcement released on Thursday. According to the statement, the narcotics included 11 kilos of cocaine, 23 kilos of heroin, over 138 kilos of unprocessed marijuana, and 93 kilos of Khat. The narcotics had been […]

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Fighter jet crashes during training exercises

Fighter jet crashes during training exercises A Hellenic Air Force Block 52+ F-16 crashed near Andravida in the Peloponnese on Thursday. According to early reports from the scene, the pilot is safe as he successfully ejected from the plane. The accident occurred during training exercises. Source : Vassilis Nedos Σύνδεσμος

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Hellenic Association of Information Technology & Communications Companies SEPE – Greece is 22nd in the EU in digital business maturity

Hellenic Association of Information Technology & Communications Companies SEPE – Greece is 22nd in the EU in digital business maturity Greek companies make the most of European advanced technologies such as artificial intelligence. The integration of technology by companies may be slow in our country – slower than other European markets – however, Greek companies […]

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Hellenic Initiative Canada presents art exhibit & charity auction “Εύ Topia” in Montreal

Hellenic Initiative Canada presents art exhibit & charity auction “Εύ Topia” in Montreal For the first time ever, The Hellenic Initiative (THI) Canada in collaboration with 10 renowned contemporary Greek artists will be presenting and auctioning a selection of their most notable artwork for charity in the “Εύ Topia” art exhibit. “Εύ Topia” derives from […]

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HELPE gives up most hydrocarbon projects

HELPE gives up most hydrocarbon projects Athens-listed Hellenic Petroleum is shifting its emphasis away from hydrocarbons to focus on refining, which still has a major part to play in the energy transition. “We need to retain all the weapons we have during this transition period. Refining is part of the solution, though it is not […]

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Police officer arrested for the sexual assault of his daughter

Police officer arrested for the sexual assault of his daughter The Hellenic Police Internal Affairs Bureau arrested a 29-year-old police officer on Sunday for the sexual assault of his four-year-old daughter. The arrest took place after his wife came forward to accuse him of the crime. The police officer is currently serving in the Greek […]

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Piraeus Traffic Police HQ attacked with Molotovs

Piraeus Traffic Police HQ attacked with Molotovs The Piraeus headquarters of the Hellenic Road Traffic Police was attacked by four unidentified assailants throwing Molotov cocktails in the early hours of Sunday morning. 2 patrol cars and the building’s guard post were lightly damaged. The assailants escaped into the nearby tangle of alleys with the police […]

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Hellenic Petroleum swings to profit in Q3

Hellenic Petroleum swings to profit in Q3 Hellenic Petroleum, Greece’s biggest oil refiner, swung to profit in the third quarter on higher refining margins and demand as economies recovered from the pandemic. Stripping out oil inventory holdings, net profit came in at 39 million euros in the three months to September versus a loss of […]

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Hellenic Petroleum swings to profit in the third quarter

Hellenic Petroleum swings to profit in the third quarter Hellenic Petroleum (ELPE), Greece’s biggest oil refiner, swung to profit in the third quarter on higher refining margins and demand as economies recovered from the pandemic. Stripping out oil inventory holdings, net profit came in at €39 million euros in the three months to September versus […]

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Official visit by Hellenic Republic President to Austria on November 11-13

Official visit by Hellenic Republic President to Austria on November 11-13 The President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou will pay an official visit to Austria on November 11-13 at the invitation of Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen. Greece has a dominant position as a tourist destination in the Austrian market, based on booking […]

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Greek and Italian researchers team up to study Santorini volcanos

Greek and Italian researchers team up to study Santorini volcanos Researchers from the Hellenic Survey of Geology and Mineral Exploration (HSGME) and the Institute for the Study and Monitoring of the Santorini Volcano (ISMOSAV) teamed up with colleagues from Florence University and the National Research Council of Italy in order to establish a geothermal station […]

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Greece stars in the Chinese WeChat

Greece stars in the Chinese WeChat Greece and the Hellenic Tourism Organization’s (EOT) China Service celebrated the Chinese National Day (October 1), with promotional online activities, in collaboration with WeChat Channels, China’s most popular social networking medium. These actions were a great success in the middle of the Year of Culture and Tourism of Greece […]

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Greek police checks to intensify for compliance with Covid-19 measures

Greek police checks to intensify for compliance with Covid-19 measures The Hellenic Police (ELAS) will conduct spot checks on individuals and businesses over the next two weeks when the new measures to stem the surge in coronavirus infections will be applied, starting this Saturday, the president of the National Transparency Authority said Thursday, ekathimerini.com reports. […]

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Leopard 2A4GR vs M1Α2 Abrams

Leopard 2A4GR vs M1Α2 Abrams Tank Challenge 2021, φάση μηχανοδήγησης!   Hellenic Tank Challenge 2021: Leopard 2 A4/HEL εναντίον M1A2 Abrams   Το άρθρο Leopard 2A4GR vs M1Α2 Abrams εμφανίστηκε πρώτα στο Πτήση & Διάστημα. Ρεπορτάζ -Πηγή: Φαίδων Γ. Καραϊωσηφίδης Σύνδεσμος

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Police checks to intensify for compliance with Covid measures

Police checks to intensify for compliance with Covid measures The Hellenic Police (ELAS) will conduct spot checks on individuals and businesses over the next two weeks when the new measures to stem the surge in coronavirus infections will be applied, starting this Saturday, the president of the National Transparency Authority said Thursday. Angelos Binis said […]

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Red Cross sends humanitarian aid to migrants on Kos

Red Cross sends humanitarian aid to migrants on Kos The Hellenic Red Cross sent 6.5 tonnes of humanitarian to Kos for the use of the 375 migrants who were taken to the island after being found adrift on a boat off Crete last week. A truck containing the aid, which includes clothing, footwear and sanitary […]

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Professor convicted for sexually abusing three students

Professor convicted for sexually abusing three students A professor of obstetrics at the International Hellenic University (formerly the Alexander Technological Educational Institute) of Thessaloniki was handed a four-year suspended sentence yesterday after being found guilty of sexually abusing three former students. Women’s rights groups gathered outside the court in the northern port city applauded the […]

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Hellenic Republic President: Greece strongly supports Serbia’s EU accession course

Hellenic Republic President: Greece strongly supports Serbia’s EU accession course The President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou expressed Greece’s commitment to further strengthening strategic relations with Serbia and its support of Serbia’s EU accession course at her meeting on Tuesday with visiting Serbian Foreign Minister Nikola Selakovic at the presidential mansion. ANA reports. During […]

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GEETHA, US sign MDCA’s implementing arrangement

GEETHA, US sign MDCA’s implementing arrangement Τhe Hellenic National Defence General Staff (GEETHA) and the US signed on Monday the implementing arrangement of the Mutual Defense and Cooperation Agreement (MDCA) that will open the way for US-funded military infrastructure projects in Greece. The arrangement, signed by Brigadier General Nikolaos Holevas on behalf of GEETHA and […]

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Attack on professor decried by Pulmonary Society

Attack on professor decried by Pulmonary Society The Hellenic Pulmonary Society on Monday “unequivocally” condemned an attack on a top lung disease expert in a taverna in the central Greek town of Kalambaka on Saturday.  Theodoros Vassilakopoulos, a professor of respiratory and critical care medicine at the University of Athens, School of Medicine and adjunct […]

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