Sino-Greek partnership at the local and regional level

Greece and China aim to further promote blilateral ties through a Chinese- Greek Cities Forum which was launched in Athens on 11 November 2016.  In particular, the first session of the new platform will take place in Zappeion Exhibition hall bringing together a delegation of at least 70 representatives […]

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In an interview with Kathimerini Ambassador Zou Xiaoli discusses relations between Greece and China

Ambassador of China to Greece, Zou Xiaoli, recently granted an interview to Kathimerini newspaper and journalist Elias Bellos. In his interview, he attempts to outline perspectives of Sino-Greek relations following the conclusion of the privatisation of the Piraeus Port Authority. In particular, he talks about new opportunities for cooperation in the fields of trade, infrastructure, …

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China and the US presidential election

The US presidential election is always of high interest to China. And with it growing politically and economically this interest acquires a new dimension – the candidates’ views cannot be seen as distant or abstract policy agendas. In fact, their content and meaning could be rather practical, with direct or indirect impact on the country […]

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Greece present at International Islands Tourism Conference in Zhoushan

Representatives of the Greek local administration are present during this year’s International Islands Tourism Conference which takes place in Zhoushan from 21 until 23 September. In particular, Mayors of the islands of Lefkada, Mr Mr Konstantinos Drakontaidis, of Zakynthos, Mr Pavlos Kolokotsas and of Melos, Mr Damoulakis, Mr Gerasimos Damoulakis, have positively responded to the invitation from …

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Contractual business in OBOR countries rises

According to the Ministry of Commerce of China, the contractual business in the relevant countries along the line of ‘Belt and Road’ increased rapidly. In January-August 2016, China newly signed almost 4,000 foreign contractual projects […]

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Chinaandgreece.com to be present at M100 Sansoucci Colloquium

Founder of chinaandgreece.com Dr George Tzogopoulos will participate at the 2016 M100 Sanssouci Colloquium, which will take place in Potsdam on 15 September 2016. Participants will discuss the future of Europe and will also focus on perspectives of EU foreign policy. Additionally, they will concentrate on Europe’s media and the information crisis. German Chancellor Dr …

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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 […]

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