Greece on Monday announced the launch of a 15-year state bond, Public Debt Management Authority said in an announcement to the stock market. The announcement came 48 hours after Fitch upgraded the country’s credit rating to BB from BB-.
President of Republic Prokopios Pavlopoulos was released from Onassio hospital in Athens on Sunday where he remained for two days due to a virus infection.
The Hellenic Film Society USA proudly presents a rare New York visit by Oscar-winning director Costa-Gavras, in town for the New York premiere of Adults in the Room, a drama about the Greek economic crisis.
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said that “the general outlook for the country right now is very positive and we will take advantage of that both geopolitically and economically,”
“The stage is set for a fantastically productive 2020, and many exciting opportunities lie ahead,” US Ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt said late on Thursday in his address at the American Hellenic Chamber of Commerce, expressing confidence that there will be significant American investment in Greece during the coming year.
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Thursday visited Microsoft’s pavilion in Davos, where he was shown round by the company’s President Brad Smith and his associates, who presented a series of innovative technological applications that link the digital era with green technologies.
The voting procedure for the election of a new President of the Hellenic Republic was concluded on Wednesday. Ekaterini Sakellaropoulou was elected as the new President of the Hellenic Republic with 261 votes.
The annual photography competition that started in 2017 to help promote Veria’s annual peach blossom festival, has helped spread images of the enchanting sea of blossoms as far away as distant Japan, the country that first inspired the festival with its own cherry blossom orchards.
This 385-page book titled, “Leadership Triumphs & Failures” was consistently in the top 20 books on Amazon.co.uk’s “Best selling new and future releases” (Kindle edition) throughout the first month of its release (December 2019).
Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said the 1989 assassination of Pavlos Bakoyannis by the November 17 terrorist organization “marked everyone in his family,” speaking at a special event held in honor of victims of terrorism in Greece, held at the War Museum in Athens on Monday.