GREEK CURRENT



Chios and Oinousses: The Greek islands leading global shipping
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When breaking down the story of Greek and global shipping, two islands stand out today – Chios and Oinousses. Steven Tagle joins Thanos Davelis to discuss his latest in-depth report from both islands that breaks down how they came to lead the world’s shipping industry and how sea trade became Greece’s version of the American dream.
 


The message from Davos: Greece is back
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This past week Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis traveled to Davos to participate in the World Economic Forum, where the overall message was clear: Greece is back, and in a big way. Tom Ellis, the editor-in-chief of Kathimerini English Edition, joins Thanos Davelis with the latest analysis.

Greece, Bulgaria, Turkey, and the Balkan energy race
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The recent announcement of a long-term energy agreement between Turkey and Bulgaria giving the latter access for 13 years to Turkish regasification terminals, came as a surprise to some and caused consternation in Athens.




Greece: 2022’s unlikely economic winner
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As The Economist looked into the best and worst economic performers of 2022, Greece found itself at the top of the list, ahead of Spain and Portugal. The Economist’s Prianthi Roy joins Thanos Davelis to break down the numbers and explore whether this positive trend will persist in 2023.

Above the law? Ankara and Tripoli to ignore Libyan court ruling on energy MoU
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Expert Aya Burweila joins Thanos Davelis to discuss this latest ruling in Libya suspending an energy exploration deal that the Tripoli-based government signed last year with Turkey, break down its broader significance, and look at how major outlets are dropping the ball when it comes to covering Libya.

The success story of Greek wines
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Over the last years we’ve seen a wave of creativity sweep across Greece – from art to the country’s growing gastronomical scene.