Paros (Greece)

Type: City
Name: Paros (Greece)
Country: Greece
Latitude: 37.080002
Longitude: 25.15
population: 5,289
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Superyacht Proton cruising off Poros

By Merijn de Waard, photo by Robert van der Most​​​ ​​ The 38.10 metre superyacht Proton is captured here cruising off Paros, Greece. Proton was built by Panteleakos in 1992 as Golden Olympic. Offered for charter in Greece, Proton was designed by the ... [Published Superyacht Times - 7 hours ago]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Superyacht Carinthia VII in Paros

By Merijn de Waard, photo by Robert van der Most​​​ ​​ Robert van der Most has sent us this rare photos of superyacht Carinthia VII in Paros, Greece. The 97.20 metre superyacht was built by Lürssen in 2002 to a design of Tim Heywood under her project ... [Published Superyacht Times - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

VIDEO: Vito the Pet Parrot Races Owner Through Greece

You can play fetch with a dog. You can cuddle on the couch with a cat. But can either race through the air alongside you as you zoom through the streets of a picturesque Greek island?The owner of the YouTube account waterskizone is helping the world realize ... [Published People Pets - Aug 25 2014]
Entities: Parrot, Greece, Owner
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

Why can’t Greece shake its corruption problem?

PAROS, Greece — A few summers ago, every merchant on this island—which means pretty much everybody with a job—faced ruin. Greece’s economic catastrophe had bankrupted the government and brought nearly every industry to a standstill. A modern European ... [Published Boston Globe - Aug 23 2014]
Entities: Greece, Taxes, Corruption
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Colorful macaw races man on scooter

A man on his scooter ends up in a race with none other than a colorful macaw parrot! Luckily the man happened to have his camera handy for the picture-perfect event.In the video, the parrot flies next to the man for a while, following him on the twists ... [Published KOKH Oklahoma City FOX 25 - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Prysmian wins $126m deal to connect island to Greek grid

Italian cable company Prysmian Group has won a contract worth around €95m ($126m) for an interconnection between the island of Syros and the Greek mainland at Lavrion.The deal with Greece’s transmission system operator IPTO will see Prysmian design, supply ... [Published Power Engineering International - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Prysmian to connect Cyclades Islands to Greek mainland

about $127 million by Independent Power Transmission Operator, the transmission system operator of the Greek electricity system, for the interconnection between the island of Syros (Cyclades) and the mainland power transmission System in Lavrion, Gre ... [Published Elp.com - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Greek weddings continue to gain international popularity

“I can’t speak with you right now.” “But... I...” “I’m swamped. There’s a Korean crew in the middle of a shoot,” and with that, the line went dead. I was attempting to contact a wedding planner on Santorini who caters mainly to foreigners in a bid to ... [Published eKathimerini.com - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

SeaDream's 2015 immerses travelers in smaller Mediterranean ports

SeaDream Yacht Club's 2015 Mediterranean sailings are designed for travelers who have already discovered popular destinations such as Dubrovnik, Croatia, and are looking to explore beyond the major stops.New voyages immerse passengers in the cultures ... [Published Seatrade Insider - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Greece surpasses Turkey this year in Romanian tourists’ preferences

Romanians continue to prefer Greece for their summer holidays, and the upward trend for the Greek islands continues in 2014. Greece surpassed Turkey for the first time this year in Romanian tourists’ top choices, according to travel agencies.The number ... [Published Romania Business Insider - Jul 25 2014]
Entities: Romanians, Greece, Turkey
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Head for Greece in spring

Athens - Been to Mykonos. Been to Santorini. Been to Naxos. Been to Paros, and simply love it.And especially in the spring, when the Greek Cyclades are still relatively green, when the weather is mild, prices are reasonable and the tourists have not yet ... [Published South Africa Star - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Greece forges template for economic recovery as tourists return in droves

_ It is Greece's classic summer ritual: the arrival of the island ferry, funnels billowing, horns blaring, gangplanks screeching as wide-eyed tourists prepare to disembark.Last week in the wind-swept Cyclades, the popular isle of Paros was no exception. ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 03 2014]

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...Prysmian's leadership in the Mediterranean region and in 'deep water' cable installation projects" states Massimo Battaini, Prysmian Powerlink CEO. "The Cyclades project further highlights Prysmian's strategic role in supporting the realization of the important development plans in the field of power grid interconnections" , he adds
"On a single voyage, visiting eight ports in Croatia, nine in Greece or an astounding five in Sicily alone is possible" according to SeaDream president Bob Lepisto
"Half of the 19m we are expecting this year will visit Greece in the next 90 days," added Vassilikos. "If we want to reap more benefits from tourism it is vital that we improve our product, extend the season, branch into other niche markets like cultural and medical tourism."

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Superyacht Proton cruising off Poros [Published Superyacht Times - 7 hours ago]
Superyacht Carinthia VII in Paros [Published Superyacht Times - Aug 29 2014]
VIDEO: Vito the Pet Parrot Races Owner Through ... [Published People Pets - Aug 25 2014]
Why can’t Greece shake its corruption problem? [Published Boston Globe - Aug 23 2014]
Colorful macaw races man on scooter [Published KOKH Oklahoma City FOX 25 - Aug 21 2014]
Prysmian wins $126m deal to connect island to G... [Published Power Engineering International - Aug 12 2014]
Greek island holiday guide: the Cyclades [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 12 2014]
Prysmian to connect Cyclades Islands to Greek m... [Published Elp.com - Aug 08 2014]
PRYSMIAN : NEW CONTRACT WORTH APPROXIMATELY 95... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 08 2014]
Greek weddings continue to gain international p... [Published eKathimerini.com - Aug 06 2014]
SeaDream's 2015 immerses travelers in smaller M... [Published Seatrade Insider - Aug 01 2014]
Love Trumps War Machine of Sparta and Athens: U... [Published Town Hall - Jul 28 2014]
Greece surpasses Turkey this year in Romanian t... [Published Romania Business Insider - Jul 25 2014]
Head for Greece in spring [Published South Africa Star - Jul 09 2014]
Greece forges template for economic recovery as... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 03 2014]
Top 10 family holidays on Greek islands [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jun 15 2014]
Cephalonia hit by 4.6 tremor [Published eKathimerini.com - Feb 15 2014]
Island reaction [Published eKathimerini.com - Feb 15 2014]
Upheaval expected next week in the healthcare s... [Published eKathimerini.com - Feb 14 2014]
Enemies of the people [Published eKathimerini.com - Jan 31 2014]
Man gets life for brutal teen assault on Paros [Published eKathimerini.com - Jan 28 2014]
Trial to start over brutal 2012 attack on teena... [Published eKathimerini.com - Jan 28 2014]
Greek island wind parks get green light from mi... [Published eKathimerini.com - Dec 20 2013]
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