Monday Jan 26, 2015 Search
Weather | Athens
15o C
9o C
News
Business
Comment
Life
Sports
Community
Survival Guide
Greek Edition
Church of Greece, Vatican join forces over tourism

The Church of Greece and the Vatican are putting the final touches to an agreement for the joint promotion of religious tourism, the cleric leading the Greek side of the initiative said on Thursday.

An initial agreement reached last week by Greek and Italian clerics foresees the mutual promotion of religious sites including churches and monasteries, Bishop Chrysostomos of Dodoni told a conference in Thessaloniki on Thursday.

Several firms have expressed interest in working with the Synod’s office to produce CDs and DVDs introducing visitors to Greece’s religious sites, the bishop said. The agreement follows a similar pact last month between the Greek and Russian Orthodox churches.

ekathimerini.com , Thursday November 22, 2012 (21:24)  
Finnish PM says ready to discuss bailout extension for Greece
Tsipras moves to form anti-austerity government after crushing victory
Greek Elections 2015: The day after | LIVE
SYRIZA heads for historic victory but without majority
Greek bonds slip on Syriza victory as ECB buying mutes contagion
Greece’s government bonds fell after Syriza, a party committed to renegotiating the country’s debt obligations, triumphed in a general election. Spanish and Italian bonds erased earlier decl...
ECB cannot agree to debt relief for Greece, board member says
ECB board member Benoit Coeure said in a newspaper interview published on Monday that the European Central Bank would not take part in any debt cut for Greece. "It is not up to the ECB to de...
Inside Business
SOCCER
Olympiakos overcomes depleted OFI at Iraklio
Easy though it may seem, Olympiakos’s 3-0 win at depleted OFI Crete was rather difficult on Saturday, but was enough to keep the Reds on top on Saturday, as they have maintained their two-po...
BASKETBALL
Tremendous Spanoulis sweeps Laboral Kutxa
A hot second half was enough for Olympiakos to undo visiting Laboral Kutxa and score its fourth win in as many games at the second round of the Euroleague on Friday. The 76-64 final score wa...
Inside Sports
COMMENTARY
SYRIZA´s win will test institutions
Greece was at an impasse, with a government that did not believe in what it was doing and an opposition that declared with passionate intensity that whatever the government did was wrong and...
COMMENTARY
The challenge for Tsipras and others
A few years ago, an associate of mine who had met with Alexis Tsipras when the young politician was running for Athens mayor told me how impressed he had been by his confidence. Tsipras was ...
Inside Comment
SPONSORED LINK: FinanzNachrichten.de
SPONSORED LINK: BestPrice.gr
 RECENT NEWS
1. Greek bonds slip on Syriza victory as ECB buying mutes contagion
2. ECB cannot agree to debt relief for Greece, board member says
3. Finnish PM says ready to discuss bailout extension for Greece
4. Tsipras moves to form anti-austerity government after crushing victory
5. Greek Elections 2015: The day after | LIVE
6. SYRIZA heads for historic victory but without majority
more news
Today
This Week
1. SYRIZA heads for historic victory but without majority
2. Greek Elections 2015: The day after | LIVE
3. SYRIZA's win will test institutions
4. SMART WATER Project: Outputs and conclusions of the final conference
5. Tsipras moves to form anti-austerity government after crushing victory
6. Finnish PM says ready to discuss bailout extension for Greece
Today
This Week
1. Greek Elections 2015 | LIVE
2. Grexit the only way out of ‘valley of tears,’ says Hans-Werner Sinn
3. Greek Elections 2015 | LIVE
4. No debt writedown or rolling back of reforms for Greece, says Finland's Stubb
5. Greeks fork out nearly 5 pct of their incomes on telecom services
6. QE exclusion a ‘de facto Grexit’
Advertiser Link
SMART WATER Project: Outputs and conclusions of the final conference
   Find us ...
  ... on
Twitter
     ... on Facebook   
About us  |  Subscriptions  |  Advertising  |  Contact us  |  Athens Plus  |  RSS  |   
Copyright © 2015, H KAΘHMEPINH All Rights Reserved.