Chicago. Diane Kochilas, kicking off with the museum’s Spice Month throughout December

The National Hellenic Museum (NHM) in Chicago’s Greektown neighborhood is pleased to announce a special ongoing collaboration with celebrity chef, author and TV series host Diane Kochilas, kicking off with the museum’s Spice Month throughout December. This series of virtual conversations and informative social media posts, videos and e-newsletters on the uses and origins of traditional Greek spices launches […]

AHEPA to Honor Greek Banker and Philanthropist Nancy Papaioannou

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AHEPA, the biggest Greek-American organization, will honor banker Nancy Papaioannou for her commitment to the community. AHEPA’s Chapter 326 announced that Papaioannou will receive the President’s Award for “Dedication and Commitment to the Community” during its 85th Anniversary Dinner Gala to be held on December 1, at Leonard’s Palazzo, Great Neck, N.Y. Along with Papaioannou, […]

Council of Bars & LawSocieties of Europe to hold Two-day conference in Athens


The Council of Bars & Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) will convene in a two-day conference on November 22-24 at Zappeion Megaron in Athens. CCBE brings together the bars and law societies of 46 countries from the European Union, the European Economic Area, and broader Europe. The organization consists of 32 member countries and 14 […]

Edwin Kiptoo from Kenya, the winner of the 40th Authentic Marathon


Edwin Kiptoo of Kenya set a new course record at the 40th Athens Marathon in 2:10:34 on Sunday, slicing three seconds off of the previous record of 2:10:37 set by fellow Kenyan Felix Kipchirchir Kandie in 2014. “I was not well prepared for the race. I did not expect to break the record. I thank […]

Washington DC. 13th OXI Courage Awards 2023

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Heroes for Children, Democracy and Tolerance Against Russia, China and Antisemitism were honored at the 13th OXI Courage Awards. WASHINGTON, DC. Imprisoned Hong Kong Democracy Activists, children rescuers of Save Ukraine, and the American Jewish Committee’s Rabbi Andrew Baker, were the headline honorees at the 13th Annual Oxi Courage Awards on October 23 in Washington, […]

Osaka 2024: Year of Culture and Tourism between Greece and Japan


The GNTO participated in Tourism Expo Japan 2023, aiming to restart Greece’s relations with the tourism market of Japan, in view of the proclamation of 2024 as the “Year of Culture and Tourism of Greece and Japan”. Tourism Expo Japan 2023 is a major event organised by the Japan Travel and Tourism Association, the Japan […]

The four issues Kasselakis raised during meeting with PM Mitsotakis, SYRIZA sources

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There were four issues SYRIZA-Progressive Alliance leader Stefanos Kasselakis raised during his courtesy call to Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis. According to the sources, the meeting at the premier’s office in Parliament related to the following: The phonetapping scandal, with Kasselakis requesting that the prime minister, as head of the National Intelligence Service (EYP), lift security […]