Greece

Greek Gaming Company’s Innovation Initiatives Set Foundations for Growth

In 2016 when Damian Cope joined OPAP as CEO – bringing to the table two decades of experience in various…

Medical Cannabis is Coming to Greece, And With it, Huge Opportunities.

It was back in June 2017, that Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras announced that medical cannabis was now legal with a…

Greece & Cyprus Build New EU Intelligence School, While Other Southern EU Countries Collaborate on Drones, Missile Systems, and Underwater Defence

Greece and Cyprus are leading a new project to build a joint EU intelligence school (JEUS). The school will be…

Playing the Long Game – Greece has High Hopes for Hydrocarbon Exploration

Exploration for hydrocarbons is not for the faint-hearted. With remote area or offshore drilling potentially running into the tens of…

Port of Thessaloniki: Connecting Countries and Cultures

For more than 2,300 years, the Port of Thessaloniki in northern Greece has been connecting different peoples and cultures through…

Cyprus’s Natural Gas Company Brings Country to Cleaner, Secure Future

When drilling began on the Aphrodite gas field in Cypriot waters in 2011, expectations were high. Initial tests revealed an…

With Humble Beginnings, Energean Oil & Gas Is Rising to Become a Leading Player in the Eastern Mediterranean

Beginning with just one employee and one million euros in investment, exploration and production company Energean Oil & Gas has…

Closing the Gender Gap on Entrepreneurship in Europe

A 2014 study from the European Commission (EC) found that there were around 10.3 million female entrepreneurs working throughout the…

The Republic of North Macedonia: FYROM Chooses a Change

Last week, the parliament of the Former Yugoslavian Republic of Macedonia proposed that the country change its name to the…

Tsipras Pushes to Scrap Pension Cuts as Greece’s 2019 Budget Poised to Hit Surplus Goals

Greece is working out its 2019 budget and things are looking up, as the government is on track to both…
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