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Greek economy seen growing by 2.1% next year, rebound curbed by energy crisis – draft budget

FX Empire 03 Oct 2022
Next year, Greece is expected to achieve a 0.7% of gross domestic product primary surplus – which excludes debt servicing outlays – from a 1.7% budget deficit in 2022 ... Greece’s economy is growing more than expected in 2022, powered by strong tourism revenues, domestic demand and a spike in investments.
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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, right, waves to media as he shakes hand with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, before their meeting, in New Delhi, India, Monday, May 1, 2017

Why the US isn’t happy with Turkey or India

Asiatimes 03 Oct 2022
Without doubt, the US and the European Union are recalibrating the power dynamics in the Eastern Mediterranean by building up the Cyprus-Greece axis and sending a warning to Turkey to know its place ... Turkey is a NATO power that is irreplaceable in the alliance’s southern tier.

Greek magnate launches Parthenon Project to wine and dine British MP's in lobbying effort

Greek City Times 02 Oct 2022
John Lefas, who is in the plastics industry has hired London PR firm Pagefield to pursue this multi-million-pound campaign of persuasion, which will see MPs flown to Athens to be convinced of Greece’s cause ... Lefas has tabled a possible investment of £10 million to fund the new soft-power programme.

Biblical copper mines’ environmental impacts lasting to this day

Mining Dot Com 02 Oct 2022
He explained that the Timna copper industry was run by the local Edomites, who were mining experts, and copper from Timna was exported to distant lands, including Egypt, Lebanon, and even Greece ... with occupation by a foreign power, perhaps ruled from Jerusalem,” Ben-Yosef said.

OPINION - Greece and its heavy burden on Europe

Anadolu Agency 01 Oct 2022
Greece's hostile attitude towards Türkiye in the recent period, especially after Kyriakos Mitsotakis became prime minister in 2019, has led to an increase in tensions between the two countries ... However, Greece's behavior, which does not recognize international law, is somehow constantly ignored.

Putin and Erdogan share common handbook

Ekathimerini 01 Oct 2022
Besides, leaders like Putin want to show that they are uncompromising, being deluded as to the extent of their power ... Greece is perpetrating crimes against humanity, and Ukraine genocide) ... Constantinos Filis is director of the Institute of International Affairs and associate professor at the American College of Greece.

Greek and Jewish choirs unite angelic voices in love Ballad of Mauthausen

Greek City Times 01 Oct 2022
The Ballad of Mauthausen conveys the love of a Greek prisoner-of-war for a doomed Jewish prisoner in the Nazi slave-labour camp of Mauthausen in Austria ... language and the poetry of Greece ... How powerful and chilling it will be as 60 singers’ voices resound through the ... Tags ... 0 ... Greece joins World in condemning Russian annexation of Ukrainian territories.

Greece proposes European fund to address soaring gas prices

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 30 Sep 2022
Greece has proposed a multibillion-euro European fund partly financed by ...

Greek shipowners control over 20% of the global fleet capacity

Greek City Times 29 Sep 2022
Greece remains the global leader in shipping, with over 20% of the world fleet by capacity, even though the country accounts for just 0.16% of the planet’s population ... Along with Singapore, China and Hong Kong, all of which have recently added to their fleets, and Japan, Greece completes the world’s big five shipping powers.

Happy Birthday To Georgios Dalaras, who turns 73 today

Greek City Times 29 Sep 2022
Georgios Dalaras, one of Greece’s most acclaimed singers, was born on the 29th of September 1949 in Piraeus, Athens ... Dalaras has a powerful voice coveted by every great composer in Greece, an energetic stage presence, and a great sense of musical taste that makes just about any of his albums worth having, no matter what language you speak.

Türkiye will deploy more forces, take all steps to protect Turkish Cypriots: Foreign minister

Anadolu Agency 29 Sep 2022
In 1974, a Greek Cypriot coup aimed at Greece’s annexation of the island led to Türkiye's military intervention as a guarantor power to protect Turkish Cypriots from persecution and violence ... under the auspices of guarantor countries Türkiye, Greece, and the UK.

Bitcoin’s steep environmental costs go beyond its hunger for energy

Popular Science 29 Sep 2022
Even creative solutions to power Bitcoin mining, such as this site in Texas using methane waste, can't eliminate the currency's severe climate impacts ... Around 60 percent of Bitcoin mining worldwide is powered by fossil fuel-generated energy, giving the cryptocurrency a carbon footprint the size of Greece’s.

Mitsotakis: Ankara is alone

Ekathimerini 28 Sep 2022
Instead of inflammatory words, let them finally choose peaceful acts and the path of essential dialogue,” he said, adding that Greece “remains calm and confident on its clear positions, with the power of international law, the Armed Forces on alert and the support of our allies.”.

ANALYSIS - What is the US plan on Cyprus?

Anadolu Agency 28 Sep 2022
The US administration never signed the Laussane Peace Treaty of 1923 that superseded the Treaty of Sévres which stipulated that Greece would receive the remaining portion of the Ottoman Empire under the occupation of Entente Powers -- Izmir and Western Anatolia. Greece has never abandoned its dream of Enosis and Megali Idea.

Turkey forcing retired pilots back into military service due to shortages

Greek City Times 28 Sep 2022
The shift in the balance of air power in the Aegean Sea in favour of Greece following the commissioning of the Rafale and the F-16 Viper fighter jets in the Hellenic Air Force (and later the F-35) has caused uneasiness and great discomfort in the political and military brass in Turkey ... "We can hit Greece and they can hit us from the islands".

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