A rew era starts for the Greek-Chinese Economic Council

On 9 February 2017 the 1st General Assembly of the Greek-Chinese Economic Council  gathered to electe its new 25-member Board of Directors and the 5-member Financial Audit Commission. George Tzogopoulos, founder of chinaandgreece.com was elected in the Board of Directors […]

US withdrawal from TPP

The Chinese administration does not cultivate any illusions that Trump will accept a Chinese domination over international trade. By contrast, it is preparing itself for all scenarios, even a trade war, as long as the U.S. is in search for new bilateral deals of “fair trade” with its partners […]

Sino-Greek cultural cooperation further develops

The Museum Herakleidon and the China Science and Technology Museum (CSTM) of Beijing have agreed to cooperate with the objective of organising and exchanging exhibitions in 2017. In particular, from September 2017 onwards and until January 2018 […]

Cultural links between China and Greece existed in the late Antiquity

The website chinaandgreece.com approached Professor Lukas Nickel, chair of Asian Art History at the University of Vienna, who has shared interesting insights with us. According to this article ‘The First Emperor and the sculpture in China’ published  in the Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies,  ‘it is highly possible that there were cultural and trade exchanges […]

Chinaandgreece.com to support preparations of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

The successful organisation of the Olympic Games in Athens in 2004 and in Beijing in 2008, enabled Greece and China to exchange visits and know-how and achieve closer cooperation even before the launch of Chinese investments in Greece. The harmonious collaboration […]

New book on the power of China

The new book Assessing China’s Power published by Palgrave-Macmillan examines the rise of China and its impact on global and regional order. The book is edited by Jae Ho Chung, a distinguished professor of International Relations at the University of Seoul, and constitutes […]

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 […]

Why China characterises this year’s WEF

For almost half a century, the annual Davos World Economic Forum (WEF) has constituted a useful platform for the exchange of views between politicians, economists and scholars on international developments. Since 2008 in particular, it has acquired additional significance due to the financial crisis threatening world stability. Amid uncertainty […]

Central Eurasia the linkage between East and West in Antiquity

In an exclusive interview with chinaandgreece.com, 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 […]