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The National Coordinated Effort (CEH) to Generate Response by U.S. Congress to Administration's Policy-Change Regarding FYROM
Hellenes Abroad / Greece WASHINGTON , 04.11.2004
CEH leaders announced today that they are working with leaders in the U.S. Congress to generate a letter to Secretary of State Colin Powell, to be signed by numerous Members of Congress and Senators, expressing concern with today’s announcement that the U.S. will now refer to FYROM as “the Republic of Macedonia.” “This sudden, unilateral depa... more
The HACCI Awards The Hellenic Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (HACCI), held its 2004 Gala Ball and Excellence Awards on Friday October 29 in Melbourne. The Business Excellence award was presented to Danny Georgakilas of Searchcom while the Professional Excellence award was presented to the attorney Nikolas Grampas of Senior Partner Freehils. Th... more
Kalymnos and the French city Arl become sister cities The delegation from the Municipality of the island of Kalymnos, who participated at an event where Kalymnos and the French city Arl became sister cities, enjoyed a week dedicated to Greece. Arl is a medieval city of arts and letters, founded by ancient Fokaians. Today approximately 5.000 Hellenes live in the greater area of Arl, 3.000 of which o... more
UHAC Salutes Paralympic Games Volunteer,Hellenes in Broadcasting at Nov. 20 Banquet UHAC Salutes Paralympic Games Volunteer,Hellenes in Broadcasting at Nov. 20 Banquet Chicago’s Hellenic community will honor a volunteer to the Athens 2004 Paralympic Games as Hellene of the Year and will salute Greek Americans in Chicago broadcast media at the 29th annual banquet of the United Hellenic American Congress on Saturday, Nov. 20, at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, 160 East Pearson. Kostas Zografopoulos, a truly unique in... more
25 Years of Operation for ”Maria Tsakos” Foundation celebrates this year its 25 years of operation in Uruguay. A special event was held on October 20 at “Alexandra Trianti” Hall of the International Conventions’ Center in Athens. The basic speakers of the event entitled “The Greek Language around the globe” were, the Provost of the University of Europe, Ms. Eleni Glyk... more
Hellenic Cinema goes to Boston! Hellenic Cinema goes to Boston! From October 20, 2004 a Greek Cinema Festival will be organized at the Museum of Fine Arts of Boston, as a part of an exhibition for the Olympic Games. For 10 days (up to October 30) the following movies will be shown: Gamilia Narki by Dimitris Indares, A Song is not Enough by Elisavet Chronopoulou, A Touch of ... more
A night dedicated to the Hellenic-African Friendship in Paris A night dedicated to the Hellenic-African friendship will take place on Monday October 18 at the “Espace Cardin” in Paris, with the presence of many distinguished personalities from Greece, France and Africa. The host of the event will be the famous Mr. Nikos Aliagas, and the guests will have to opportunity to enjoy Greek folk dances by the Gree... more
September 22, 2004 - A Hellene Abroad runs for MP in New York Peter Boudouvas from Whitestone will run for MP at the 26th district of New York with the Republican Party at the November elections. Peter Boudouvas originates from Gargalianous, Mesinia, grew up in Astoria and studied at the St. Demetrios high school. According to Greek News the nomination of Mr. Boudouvas has been received quite enthusias... more