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New targets make for ‘fruitful’ energy partnership

Ekathimerini 26 Feb 2021
The prospects of green energy have rekindled the flame of interest from German energy firm RWE in Greece’s Public Power Corporation (PPC), first expressed in 2008 with plans for joining forces in the construction of two coal-fired plants with a total output of 1.6 gigawatts.

Athens Girds for Rally Supporting Jailed Assassin Koufodinas

The National Herald 26 Feb 2021
He stopped eating in January, demanding he be transferred to the capital’s Korydallos Prison from a high-security facility in Domokos, central Greece, where he was sent after New Democracy took power, moving him from a low-security farm and also ending his string of half a dozen vacations from jail ... .

How UAE, Greece came close together

Arab News 25 Feb 2021
Greece and the UAE signed a strategic partnership agreement, including a mutual defense clause ... In a further sign of growing military cooperation, Greece, the UAE, Cyprus, Egypt and France conducted from Nov ... A joint military exercise between Greece, Cyprus, Israel, the UAE, Slovakia, Spain, Canada and the US is on the cards for later this year.

Startups put out a call for international talent

Ekathimerini 25 Feb 2021
Greece is on the cusp of a major technological transformation. The last decade, and 2020 in particular, have positioned Greece for a massive economic turnaround powered by a new crop of tech-based enterprises ... This is on top of an existing flat tax rate for investors who decide to shift their tax residency to Greece.

Greek Sex Scandals Ignite Debate, New Democracy Offers Reforms

The National Herald 25 Feb 2021
ATHENS - As the former director of Greece’s National Theatre - facing rape ... The cases of Lignadis and Bekatarou have added to a growing #MeToo movement in Greece about alleged sexual offenses, many said to have been committed by men in power toward women, but also men.

Cyprus talks to restart in Geneva after four-year stalemate

Swissinfo 25 Feb 2021
Representatives of Greek and Turkish Cypriots, as well as the three guarantor powers Greece, Turkey and the United Kingdom will meet in Geneva at the end of April for informal talks ... .

Aligning US-Greek interests in the Biden era

Kathimerini 23 Feb 2021
The United States should deepen its strategic engagement with Greece in order to jointly address the challenges that competition among global and regional powers pose for the stability and future direction of Southeastern Europe and the Eastern Mediterranean.

China Faces European Obstacles as Some Countries Heed U.S. Pressure

Wall Street Journal 23 Feb 2021
Authorities in Slovenia, Croatia, the Czech Republic and Romania have suspended public tenders involving Chinese companies for work on nuclear-power plants, highways, rail lines, security scanners and a shipping-container terminal. Greece is debating whether to allow a Chinese ...

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Armchair Arcade 23 Feb 2021
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Niagara Falls partially FREEZES creating spectacular displays of ice after temperatures plunged as low as ...

The Daily Mail 22 Feb 2021
Niagara Falls has turned into a spectacular winter wonderland amid a brutal winter storm that has swept over a vast swath of the US ... Steam was seen rising up from the Falls because the water temperature is warmer than the freezing air ... Why has the world's winter gone crazy? From snow in Greece... Greg Abbott says power companies can NOT stick... .

Greece applies to EU for return of 519 migrants rejected asylum status

Greek City Times 21 Feb 2021
Mitarachi announced the request to the EU’s border service Frontex and the Commission while adding that border countries like Greece expect the new EU migration and asylum agreement to provide “a powerful mechanism and the necessary legal framework for expulsions and returns.” ... Greece.

Greek ambassador to China: Our ‘cultural DNA’ greatly assisted our societies

Greek City Times 20 Feb 2021
Georgios Iliopoulos, Greece’s ambassador to Beijing, believes that Greek-Chinese relations will significantly improve, especially in the post-pandemic period, China Daily reported ... Greece-China Year of Culture and Tourism 2021 begins in May ... Relations between Greece and UAE are changing the balance of power in the region.

Divided over Draghi, Italy’s 5-Star has an identity crisis

Metro USA 19 Feb 2021
Does it fully embrace the political mainstream, or revert to being an outsider? ... In some ways, 5-Star has followed a similar trajectory to other populist parties in southern Europe such as Syriza in Greece and Podemos in Spain. All three achieved power, but have been absorbed into the mainstream they vowed to fight and seen their support wither ... .