Day: January 5, 2017

Athens International Airport achieves record passenger traffic in 2016

Athens International Airport recorded its highest passenger traffic in its history in 2016, reaching 20.02 million passengers, the company said on Wednesday. Compared with 2015, passenger traffic increased by 1.9 million passengers, or 10.7 percent last year. Domestic as well as international traffic registered double-digit increases in 2016, by 11.2 percent and 10.4 percent respectively, […]

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Ongoing investigation on the “Novartis” pharmaceutical

At least 178 witnesses have testified on the case of the “Novartis” pharmaceutical company, with bribes in Greece, according to the preliminary examination conducted by Corruption Prosecutor Ms. Eleni Raikou. An echelon of the FBI that started first to investigate the scandals in many countries is now in Greece and cooperating with the Greek authorities […]

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Greek police arrest fugitive militant Pola Roupa

Greek police early on Thursday arrested a militant who was in hiding with her child and whose Revolutionary Struggle group has carried out more than a dozen armed attacks, including one on the US embassy in Athens in 2007. Police said Panagiota Roupa, 48, on the run since 2014, was involved in many of the […]

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