Posidonia exhibition starts in Athens

The organisers of Posidonia, the world’s most prestigious maritime exhibition, have confirmed a 15 percent growth in size for this year’s event, as the committed total of over 40.000 square metres of exhibition floor space together with a record 40 conferences and new sporting events make the 2016 edition the biggest in the event’s almost …

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George Tsipras expresses optimism about Greek economy in public interventions

Secretary General for International Economic Relations George Tsipras at the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs has expressed his optimism about the future course of the Greek economy following the conclusion of the first review of the third Greek bailout. In particular, talking to Αthens News Agency – Macedonian News Agency he explained that the Greek …

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Applications for ChinaMED Business Program Open

The ChinaMediterranean Business Program (CMBP) offers a set of 6 crash courses – one per week, for a total of 250+ hours of intensive training – designed to equip a high-power group of prospective managers and entrepreneurs with strategic skills in the areas of business internationalization, cross-cultural management and creative entrepreneurship, with a focus on China and …

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Cooperation between AMNA and Xinhua

Athens News Agency-Macedonian Press Agency (AMNA) and Xinhua News Agency enjoy their first days of bilateral cooperation. This cooperation is based on an agreement which was signed by President and General Director of  AMNA, Michalis Psilos, and Visiting Editor-in-Chief Xinhua, He Ping, on 20 May 2016. This agreement came as China and Greece mark the 10th …

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Mayor of Rhodes represents Greece at IMFT in Zhengzhou

Mayor of Rhodes Fotis Hatzidiakos represents Greece in the 2016 International Mayor’s Forum on Tourism (IMFT) which takes place in Zhengzhou (China) from 24 until 26 May 2016. The Forum is jointly organised by the China National Tourism Administration, the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the People’s Government of Henan Province. Under the theme ‘Tourism, Bond of …

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Museum of Cycladic Art presents Ai Weiwei exhibition

The Museum of Cycladic Art in Athens unveils Ai Weiwei at Cycladic, the artist’s first major exhibition in Greece which includes a new artwork that responds to the museum’s collection. This is the artist’s first exhibition in an archaeological museum and follows a close collaboration between Ai Weiwei and the Museum of Cycladic Art. Significant …

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Beijing least affordable city in world to rent

A survey of 15 global cities shows Beijing has THE least affordable rental housing market in the world, with costs soaring to more than 1.2 times average wages. The report was conducted by UK-based not-for-profit organization Global Cities Business Alliance. Specifically, it shows Beijing also has the second-longest commute, in part due to high rents, an average …

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