In the hot summers, social life in Greece tends to be outdoors. In small towns and villages, the tradition of the volta continues, when at sundown much of the population strolls up and down the main street or, on the islands, along the shore
Greece is a country teeming with beauty. Its key feature though is the endless summer, the blue sky and the blue sea. Each year people flock to Greece’s exquisite beaches, both on the islands and the mainland coast, seeking the life-giving sun and the crystal clear blue sea
Not even a month after the historic environmental conference in Paris, gathering almost 200 nations who adopted an agreement on climate change regulating the reduction of emission of greenhouse gases, many cities in Serbia face pollution of up to five times higher than allowed.
The Hellenic community in Serbia supports the spring meeting of the Governments of Serbia and Greece in Thessaloniki. On the cro-ssroad of the Balkans, together with their Greek friends, Serbs will find the right path to lead them towards the European Union.
As a longstanding member of the EU, Greece consistently supports Serbia’s European perspective. Excellent bilateral relations are further supported through the strong presence of Greek companies and the longstanding friendship between our people. Some of the challenges that both countries are currently facing haven’t altered the bigger picture.
Bilateral ties between Greece and Serbia are excellent. We value strongly the support we receive from Greece on our EU path, and look forward to new and additional models of mutual economic cooperation, in spite of the challenges Greece is facing
The crisis provides an incentive to Greek investors to seek markets where they could expand their activities. In this sense, Serbia is becoming more attractive as there is finally clear consensus in the country on the importance of attracting foreign investors in order to reduce unemployment, and, even more importantly, the willingness to put to use their 'knowhow' and to develop a competitive economy.
Slight indicators of Greece exiting its economic recession could be a good start for improving cooperation and investment in the energy sector and renewable energy sources, tourism, food processing and the furniture industry
The Hellenic Business Association today has the largest number of members since its establishment, which is yet more proof that Greek companies have long-term plans for the Serbian market and that they represent a stable economic partner of Serbia.
By adhering to the highest standards of the demanding international markets where Alumil does business, the company provides its clients from Balkan countries with an opportunity to develop and expand their respective businesses.
Our experience so far, and our potential, both corroborate expectations that Hellenic Sugar Serbia will become the leader of both Serbia and the region. Despite the fact that 2015 was the most perilous year for the sugar industry in Serbia, we meet 2016 with optimism.
When our customers in Serbia know how to make a proper Greek salad and are able to recognise real feta cheese, high quality olives and olive oil, and to smell the aroma of good oregano, we will know that they have become real lovers of Mediterranean cuisine.
When meeting someone for the first time, shake hands firmly, smile and make eye contact. There is no formal ritual when it comes to exchanging business cards in Greece, although it is a good idea to have one side translated into Greek and present the business card with this side facing up.
Early May is a wonderful time for everyone to get acquainted with the Easter traditions of the Greek Islands and to experience popular summer tourist sites in a different light. Here are some suggestions