PIRAEUS Top Stories

This is Money: Feb 19 (OPTA) - EuroLeague fixtures for this week Thursday, February 22 fixtures...
The National Herald: ATHENS (AP) — AEK scored all its goals in a dominant first half to beat Xanthi 4-0 in the Greek league on Sunday. DefenderOgnjen Vranjes had a hat trick and was assisted on two of his goals by Tassos Bakasetas, who added AEK’s fourth. The win kept AEK...
Nasdaq Globe Newswire: QPRSoftware’s latest customer, Piraeus Bank, offers a wide range of personal and corporate banking and insurance services to 5.8 million customers. ......
The National Herald: Several municipalities in Attica are planning events to celebrate the end of carnival and the Clean Monday holiday marking the start of Lent, though the weather is forecast to put a damper on festivities and the traditional kite-flying on the day. According to...
Hickory Record: BC-SOC--Greek Roundup, 1st Ld-Writethru,280 AEK beats Xanthi 4-0, keeps 2nd place in Greek league Eds: Adds details, byline. AEK scored all its goals in a dominant first half to beat Xanthi 4-0 in the Greek league. DefenderOgnjen Vranjes had a hat trick and...
The National Herald: ATHENS – There is no other tree that symbolises the quiet strength, the tranquility, the hope, life itself from the olive tree that...
The Roseburg News-Review: ches, historic cobblestone plazas and sundrenched terraces overlooking cerulean waters so clear that boats appear to hover magically above the water. For a blend of history, art and architecture, food and wine, and sun and fun, a cruise across the sparkling...
Kathimerini: AEK won its fourth Greek Basketball Cup on Saturday upsetting favorite Olympiakos at Iraklio with an 88-83 triumph in the final, having also eliminated champion Panathinaikos in the semis. The first Cup trophy for AEK since...
Stuff: The late great Canadian poet and singer, Leonard Cohen's Bird on a Wire perfectly captured the freedom-seeking zeitgeist of the 1960s. It wasn't written in Haight Ashbury or Kathmandu or even Goa, but on Hydra. Like its nine-headed namesake of Greek mythology,...