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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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) […]

Art has been bringing cultures closer for millennia

For the first time in 35 years, the Benaki Museum presents to the Greek and international public highlights from its collection of Chinese ceramics. The curator of the exibition, Dr George Manginis, talks to on this initiative as well as on the importance of art and future steps […]

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 […]

Air China magazine to prepare feature on Greece

Tourism is one of the most important aspects of Sino-Greek cooperation. In that regard, three Chinese journalists will visit Greece from 23 June to 1 July 2016 in order to prepare […]