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An overwhelming majority of Greeks expresses a positive view with regard to China and the Chinese people, welcoming the cooperation of Greece and China, according to the results of an opinion poll conducted recently by the “Public Issue” polling company. In fact, 70% of the respondents […]

China to be honorary guest in 2017 Thessaloniki International Fair

China will be the honorary guest in 2017 Thessaloniki International Fair.  Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras announced this new co-operation scheme between the two countries during his speech in Thessaloniki on Saturday 10 September 2016 […]

Central Eurasia the linkage between East and West in Antiquity

In an exclusive interview with, Professor in the Department of Central Eurasian Studies at the University of Indiana Christopher I. Beckwith, offers insights on the importance of Central Asia in the connection between East Asia and Europe […]

4th EU-China summer school

The Fourth EU-China Summer school took place this July and August in Athens and Spetses. This summer school was organised by the Centre International de Formation Européenne (CIFE) […]

The EP wants China to align with WTO practices

Vice-President of the European Parliament and head of the SYRIZA party European delegation, Mr Dimitris Papadimoulis, gives an interview on in which he discusses the current status of Sino-European relations […]

Tsipras’ Beijing visit signals the importance of China for contemporary Greece

Economist and member of the SYRIZA Central Committee , George Karatsioubanis, who is working as political consultant in the European Parliament (EP) and also participates in the EP delegation for relations with China, talks on about […]

Conference on ‘Piraeus and New Growth Opportunities for Greece’

On 18 July 2016, the Piraeus Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) and the Centre International de Formation Européenne (CIFE) under the support of organised a public conference on ‘Piraeus and New Growth Opportunities for Greece’ […]

Majority of Greeks has positive view on China

An overwhelming majority of Greeks have a positive view of China and Chinese people and welcome bilateral cooperation according to an opinion poll conducted by polling company ‘Public Issue’ for Avgi (Dawn) newspaper. In particular […]

China’s presence in the Mediterranean attributed to economic and security reasons by scholar

In a MERICS article, Fellow at the Center for Transatlantic Relations at SAIS-Johns Hopkins University, Dr Christina Lin, attempts to explain the expanded presence of China in the Mediterranean as highlighted with the recent privatisation of the Piraeus Port Authority. In her view […]