Canadian Immigration Language Requirements – visa procedures to change

Immigration Minister Jason Kenney (foto) announced recently changes to be introduced on 10 April 2010 to the procedure for assessing language ability for the...

Joint meeting of Canada – USA Youth Network

Views and ideas on common action in matters which the new generation of the Diaspora is facing, the promotion of Hellenic Culture abroad, learning...

Canadian immigration improves online resources

Immigration Minister Jason Kenney recently announced a new online resource to make it easier for immigrants to settle in when they move to Canada....

Toronto’s Greek revival is alive and well

By Jennifer Merrick Toronto - “Opa!” the waiter shouts, as the brandy-soaked Greek cheese bursts into flames. This scene unfolds repeatedly in restaurants that line Toronto’s...

Burnaby Family Shares the Olympic spirit

A little food, new friends and a healthy dose of homeland patriotism. That was the recipe cooked up at a longtime Burnaby institution this month...

Greece at the Winter Para Olympic Games in Vancouver

The Paralympic torch relay has begun. A ceremony on Parliament Hill lit the Paralympic flame and launched its 10-day journey to Vancouver. Some 600 people will...

Canada celebrates Olympic closing ceremony with Greek Flag

The Vancouver Olympics may have opened with an uneasy, sombre tone, but they closed in a spirit of celebration — with a tongue-in-cheek nod...

Pavlo Simtikidis Forms Greek – Canadian Guitar Trio for New Performance

An amazing guitar trio has been born: Pavlo Simtikidis, Rik Emmett and Oscar Lopez are an incredible chemistry of music united by friendship and...

Karygiannis completes successful mission to Nigeria

The Honourable Jim Karygiannis, Member of Parliament for Scarborough-Agincourt, has completed a successful fact-finding trip to the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Mr. Karygiannis was...

Greek cookbook wins Best in World

Guelph’s Bakopoulos sisters (foto) have brought honour to Canada and to Guelph as their cookbook Three Sisters Around the Greek Table won Best in...