Exclusive interview of Mayor of Marathon Ilias Psinakis

The new Mayor of Marathon Mr Ilias Psinakis has only given one press conference from the moment he won the last regional election of May 2014. But when chinaandgreece approached him with an interview request on Sino-Greek relations, he immediately responded positively. This is indicative of the attention he pays to the improvement of Sino-Greek relations, and especially to the friendship between Marathon and Xiamen.

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MEP Dimitrios Papadimoulis on chinaandgreece: ‘We do not seek only economic but also political co-operation with China’

Mr Dimitrios Papadimoulis, MEP for a new 5-year term with SYRIZA, European Parliament vice-President and Substitute of the Delegation for relations with China, spoke to chinaandgreece from his Strasbourg office. Outlining Europe’s relations with China, Mr Papadimoulis estimates that they are growing and mutually beneficial, and can be further expanded in the future.

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China and Greece to co-operate in the field of justice

Vice President of the Supreme People’s Court Mr Jiang Bixin headed a Chinese delegation which visited Greece in the last week of September 2014. On 25 September Mr Jiang Bixin had a meeting with Greek Minister of Justice Mr Charalambos Athanassiou.

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