Positive signs for growth in Greece

March 15, 2019 admin 0

The Greek economy is expected to grow by 2 percent year-on-year in 2019, according to a survey released by Greece’s National Bank, Greek national news agency AMNA reported on Thursday. According to the report of […]


Flu claims 118 people this winter in Greece

March 15, 2019 admin 0

Greece has registered 118 flu-related deaths during the current flu season which started last autumn, with most of them linked to the H1N1 strain, according to the country’s Center for Disease Control and Prevention (KEELPNO) […]


Albania seeks tourism boost

February 28, 2019 admin 0

(Xinhua) Albanian Ministry of Tourism and the Environment launched on Wednesday a campaign: Tourism 2019 “Be taken by Albania” in a bid to boost the country’s tourism and economic development. On the occasion of launching […]


Bad weather lashes Malta

February 25, 2019 admin 0

Severe weather battered Malta this weekend as rain and strong winds whipped across this Mediterranean island, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. The bad weather started on Saturday afternoon with a hailstorm hitting […]


Cold weather front reaches Greece

February 23, 2019 admin 0

GREECE is in the grip of a bout of cold weather, which has reached the region from northern Europe. Since Friday, temperatures have plummeted across the country, with the lowest recording being -6oC at Florina, […]


Malta sets sights on ‘e tourism’

February 18, 2019 admin 0

Malta aims to open up the islands to e-sports tourism to attract video game players to sports tournaments. E-sport is a form of competition using video games. Most commonly, e-sports take the form of organised, […]


Police search for missing after Crete floods

February 17, 2019 admin 0

Four people are missing on Crete after torrential rains caused flooding mainly in rural areas. According to reports, a woman made a telephone call to the Fire Brigade that the car her husband was driving […]


Turkey to buy S-400, despite NATO opposition

February 16, 2019 admin 0

Turkey will buy S-400 missile systems from Russia despite U.S. opposition. “We made the S-400 deal with Russia, so it’s out of the question for us to turn back,” President Erdogan said on Saturday. As […]


Regional Press Review, 15th February

February 15, 2019 admin 0

FAMAGUSTA GAZETTE The Daily Star in Lebanon reports Prime Minister Saad Hariri saying he will not allow “attempts to hinder the work of the new government,” in remarks made at an event commemorating the death […]