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Greece-Qatar Business Council chairman sees boost in private sector ties

Greece-Qatar Business Council chairman sees boost in private sector ties

Chairman of Greece-Qatar Business Council Panagiotis Mihalos has said the level of bilateral ties and the attractive investment climate of the two countries pave the way for more co-operation between the private sector.

Great scope to enhance Qatar-Greece ties: FM

Great scope to enhance Qatar-Greece ties: FM

Qatar is keen to enhance economic and trade ties with Greece, HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani said on Thursday.

Three-person baby born in medical 'revolution'

Three-person baby born in medical 'revolution'

A team of Greek and Spanish doctors announced Thursday the birth of a baby using DNA from three people after a controversial fertility treatment that has provoked intense ethical debate.

Greek police clash with migrants, block access to border route

Greek police clash with migrants, block access to border route

Greek police clashed on Saturday with groups of migrants and refugees camped in a field close to the country's northern border hoping to cross to neighbouring countries and travel onward to northern Europe, witnesses said.

Greek PM visits North Macedonia in afterglow of name deal

Greek PM visits North Macedonia in afterglow of name deal

Greece's prime minister landed in Skopje on Tuesday for a historic visit to the newly renamed North Macedonia to join in marking the end of a decades-long identity row between the two countries.

Reuters star photographer Behrakis dead at 58: press body

Reuters star photographer Behrakis dead at 58: press body

Award-winning Reuters photographer Yannis Behrakis has died aged 58 after a battle with cancer, Greece's foreign press association said Sunday.

Rights group slams 'inhuman' treatment of migrants in Greece

Rights group slams 'inhuman' treatment of migrants in Greece

The Council of Europe rights body Tuesday condemned the ‘inhuman and degrading treatment’ of migrants and asylum seekers held in Greece, adding it had credible allegations of abuse by police.

North Macedonia puts up new name on border with Greece

North Macedonia puts up new name on border with Greece

The freshly renamed country of North Macedonia on Wednesday put its new name on the border with Greece, ending a 28-year feud with its neighbour.

Greek PM to face confidence vote after Macedonia row

Greek PM to face confidence vote after Macedonia row

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras headed into a confidence vote Wednesday with his political future on the line after a row over a landmark name deal with Macedonia sunk his four-year coalition.

Greek PM calls confidence vote after minister quits over Macedonia deal

Greek PM calls confidence vote after minister quits over Macedonia deal

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Sunday called for an ‘immediate’ confidence vote in parliament over the resignation of a top minister, after his coalition government collapsed in a row over a name change deal ...

Greek defence minister quits over Macedonia name deal

Greek defence minister quits over Macedonia name deal

Greece's right-wing defence minister resigned on Sunday in protest at a deal ending a long running dispute with Macedonia over its name, clouding the future of the coalition government months before national elections.

Greek police fire teargas at protesting teachers in Athens

Greek police fire teargas at protesting teachers in Athens

Greek police on Friday fired teargas to disperse hundreds of teachers protesting against government plans to change hiring procedures in the public sector.