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Οf dubious European gifts borne to Greeks

By |2021-12-13T12:00:25+03:00December 13th, 2021|Online news / Blog|

Οf dubious European gifts borne to Greeks by Antonis D. Papagiannidis A peculiar reversal of the “Timeo Danaos et dona ferentes” dictum, that is of “Beware of Greeks bearing gifts”. Nowdays, it might be Greeks who should beware when Europe/European leaders came forward with positive pronouncements about their country’s current achievements and perspectives. Fresh-from-the-oven German [...]

American billionaire returns stolen antiquities to Greece

By |2021-12-11T19:19:12+03:00December 11th, 2021|Online news / Blog|

Michael Steinhardt, a billionaire New York financier and antiquities collector, has turned over surrendered 180 looted objects valued at $70 million and received a lifetime ban on future acquisitions, according to the Manhattan District Attorney’s office. Steinhardt agreed to the forfeiture after a four-year investigation determined that the seized objects had been plundered and illegally [...]

Chicago: Giannis’ bus

By |2021-12-08T08:09:15+03:00December 8th, 2021|Diaspora|

The best birthday gift for the "Greek Freek".  Bus route 34 in Milwaukee was named after Giannis Antetokounmpo @Giannis_An34  to honor his offer to Milwaukee Bucks and the community on social justice issues. To celebrate the birthday of Milwaukee's MVP the entire team of the Consulate of Greece in Chicago travelled to Milwaukee to wave the [...]

A challenging meeting on two centuries of Greek economic history – and much more

By |2021-12-06T12:11:06+03:00December 6th, 2021|Online news / Blog|

A challenging meeting on two centuries of Greek economic history – and much more by Antonis D. Papagiannidis A challenging three-day meeting was organized – at the seat of the first Greek Parliament («Βουλευτικόν») in Greece’s original capital city, picturesque but also heavy with memories Nauplion – by the Historical Archives of, jointly, Alpha Bank [...]

NBCUniversal presents Production Assistant (PA) Boot camp in Athens

By |2021-12-05T13:31:37+03:00December 5th, 2021|Events|

NBCUniversal and the Athens Film Office present the Production Assistant (PA) Boot camp. A Production Assistant, also known as PA, performs various supportive tasks on the set or the office of film and television productions. This is an entry level position and an excellent way to get to know all the various departments of a [...]

Greece included in Amazon’s plans for global dominance

By |2021-12-05T12:37:03+03:00December 5th, 2021|Online news / Blog|

Amazon has announced it will be launching 30 new AWS Local Zones in major cities around the world. It is the first such launch outside the United States, aiming to maintain Amazon’s supremacy in the technology arms race. The decision was announced by CTO Dr. Werner Vogels during his keynote at the Las Vegas conference. [...]

The Hellenic Institute of Advanced Studies

By |2021-12-05T12:11:09+03:00December 2nd, 2021|Diaspora|

The inaugural event of the Hellenic Institute of Advanced Studies (HIAS) took place on December 1st, 2021. The event took place under the auspices of the Consulate General of Greece in Boston and one of the main topics on the agenda was "Robotics in Greece". The Hellenic Institute of Advanced Studies (HIAS) was founded by [...]

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