India to be Honoured Country at Thessaloniki International Trade Fair 2019

India is the honoured country at the 84th Thessaloniki International Trade Fair, which will be held from 7-15 September 2019. The announcement was made by the President of India Ram Nath Kovind during his state visit to Greece on 18 and 19 June 2018. He informed his Greek counterpart President Prokopis Pavlopoulos at the Presidential …

Greece – Best Heritage Destination for Indians

Greece received the award of the “Best Heritage Destination in the World” in the international online competition  «India’s Best Awards ΙΒΑ 2018»  organized by India’s prestigious travel magazine “Travel + Leisure India & South Asia”. The selection of the readers of the magazine reflects the development of a strong momentum for Greek tourism in India. Already …

Report on the Greek-Indian economic and trade relations

The Office for Economic and Commercial Affairs of the Embassyof Greece in New Delhi published its annual report onthe state of the Indian economy and the development of economic and trade relations between Greece and India in the year 2017. The reports includes general data on the Indian economy and the prevailing conditions in attracting international investments, …

Posidonia 2018 with the participation of 9 shipping companies from India

“Posidonia 2018”, the world’s most prestigious shipping trade event, which this year celebrates its 50th anniversary. From 4 to 8 June at the Athens Metropolitan Expo. This year the International Shipping Exhibition Posidonia is celebrating half a century of global shipping heritage, a milestone with its trademark thought-provoking constellation of conferences, seminars, workshops and heated panel discussions …

TECO 2018 – Open invitation for short mobility grants from Europe to India

The call will stay open in 2018 until the funds are available.  The mobility grants – for the start-up of initiatives and the development of existing projects – are offered within the activities of TECO Project. The goal of TECO – Technological ECO-Innovations for the quality control and the decontamination of polluted waters and soils – is to create a professional network of …

Investing in Greece

After a long period of crisis, the Greek economy has started developing again and regains its rightful dominant position in the Eastern Mediterranean, the Balkans and Europe. New investment opportunities are emerging in areas, such as tourism, energy, shipping, transportation, production and processing of agricultural products, environmental sciences, industry, etc. The attraction of investors is …

Greece is recovering, is reformed and has strong advantages, says Sir Suma Chakrabarti

“I support the idea of the ‘clean exit’ from the economic program because Greece is recovering, is reformed and has strong advantages” stated European Bank of Restructuring and Development (EBRD) president Sir Suma Chakrabati to Athens Macedonian News Agency. While referring tο the brain drain phenomenon in Greece, he claimed it can be reversed as it happened …

Filming in Greece: A new legal framework of economic incentives

Greece is for many reasons a film friendly country; its unique light and natural beauty, as well as its rich cultural heritage and versatile architecture have attracted many Bollywood productions with Kashmira Shah’s movie “Die Tomorrow” and  the song “Swag Se Swagat” for the movie “Tiger Zinda Hai” with Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif being among the most recent and interesting ones. …