Strategic strengthening of the tourist flow from India

A highly constructive and targeted meeting took place on June 17, 2022, between the Minister of Tourism, Vassilis Kikilias and the Ambassador of India to Greece, Amrit Lugun. The two sides expressed their deep satisfaction with the recent steps taken to normalize the visa process in India, which was achieved thanks to the decisions taken …

Greece strengthens its Embassy in New Delhi to deal with the sharp increase in applications for tourism

By order of the Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias and in consultation with the Minister of Tourism Vassilis Kikilias, the Greek Embassy in New Delhi, as well as its Consular Office, were immediately reinforced with personnel, in order to deal with the vertical increase in applications for visas for Indian citizens and foreigners living …

The 2nd issue of the Greek Indian Economic Forum is available online

The Hellenic Indian Society for Culture and Development (ELINEPA) is delighted to announce the launch of the second issue (Spring, 2022) of the Greek Indian Economic Forum. The magazine is prefaced by the Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy and Openness Mr. Konstantinos Fragkogiannis and the Ambassador of India to Greece Mr. Amrit Lugun. GIEF contains …

Visit of the Union Minister of State for Commerce and Industry Smt. Anupriya S. Patel in Greece

Union Minister of State for Commerce and Industry Smt. Anupriya Singh Patel arrived in Athens on April 14, 2022 to co-chair in the 8th meeting of the Joint Economic Committee (JEC) and to have a series of meetings with Greek politicians and members of the Indian diaspora. The Greece-India Joint Economic Committee met in Athens …

Launch of the Greek Indian Economic Forum, Spring 2021

During the uncertain economic environment that we are facing due to the COVID-19 outbreak, it is important to continue our work and business activities for the well-being of ourselves and our societies and also to motivate others to do the same with safety and high morale. In this spirit, the Hellenic-Indian Society for Culture and …

15th EU-India Summit: A Roadmap to 2025

The 15th EU-India Summit took place via VTC on Wednesday July 15, 2020 with the participation of the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi,  the President of the European Council Charles Michel and the  President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen together with the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell. …

Visit of the Greek Minister of Tourism Mr. Charis Theocharis to India

Important contacts in New Delhi and Mumbai were made by the Minister of Tourism, Mr. Charis Theocharis, aiming to strengthen relations in the field of tourism with one of the largest emerging tourism markets, that of India. Mr. Theocharis, who visited the country in early February 2020, in the framework of the OTM (Outbound Travel …

PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis meets PM Modi on the sidelines of UNGA

Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis met with his Indian counterpart  Narendra Modi soon after Modi’s address to the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly on Friday, September 27, 2019. The meeting reaffirmed the excellent relations between Greece and India while the two prime ministers noted that they represent the oldest (Greece) and the largest in terms of population …

Economiki Epitheorisi in the 84th Thessaloniki International Fair

India is the honored country at the 84th Thessaloniki International Fair, and on this occasion the Ambassador of India to Greece Ms. Shamma Jain gave an extensive interview to Ms. Lalela Chrysanthopoulou for the “Economiki Epitheorisi” magazine (Issue 986, September 2019). In her interview, the Ambassador describes the “New India” with the rapid economic and …

84th TIF – Bollywood Dance with Kaly Stasinou

The magic of Bollywood dance will come alive during the 84th TIF by Kalliopi Stasinou, with dance performances that will “take the audience on a trip” to beautiful India. Visitors will have the opportunity to get acquainted with the different versions of Bollywood dance, the dance of “Absolute Joy” as it is characterized, during this …