Latest Greek News from Canada

Lessons From Greece for Canada’s Newly Re-elected Prime Minister

By Andrew Tzembelicos* On November 20 the newly re-elected Canadian government of Justin Trudeau will begin its next chapter with a swearing-in. There is much...

Greek Orthodox Nuns Fined by Canadian Dairy Authorities for Allegedly Selling Milk Without Permit

Nuns living in a secluded Greek Orthodox convent in the Laurentian Mountains, northwest of Montreal, have recently been fined nearly $75,000 for allegedly selling...

Greek-Canadian Doctor in Montreal Wins Prestigious International Award

Dr. Apostolos Papageorgiou, a Greek-Canadian physician at Montreal's Jewish General Hospital (JGH), was honored recently with a prestigious international award from the World Association...

Toronto’s Greektown Heritage to Be Exhibited in Three Walking Tours

The history and rich heritage of the community of Toronto's Greektown will be celebrated with three walks later this month. The tours that will be...

Canada, Australia Become Greece’s Fastest-Growing Markets for Tourism

Canada and Australia were the top source markets for Greece over the 2016-2018 period, recording the highest rises in the number of arrivals, overnights...

Greek Community of Calgary Welcomes Olympic Legend Pyrros Dimas

Greek Olympic champion and weightlifting legend Pyrros Dimas was welcomed with great enthusiasm at the first event in Western Canada co-hosted by The Hellenic...

Canada Selects Adaptation of Classic Greek Tragedy “Antigone” for International Film Oscar

Canada selected on Friday writer-director Sophie Deraspe's refugee family drama Antigone as its official submission for the best international feature category to the 92nd...

Canada Honors Brave Nurse Who Saved Thousands of Greeks and Armenians During Genocide

A bronze statue of Sara Corning, a nurse who saved thousands of Armenian and Greek orphans during the Genocide in Ottoman Turkey, will be...

The Legendary Greek Orthodox Priest Who Served Four Generations of Canadians (video)

The story of Father Nicholas Salamis is also the story of Greek Canadians, from the time the first immigrants set foot on the land...

Data Reveals Greek Olive Oil Losing Market Share in Canada

Greek olive oil has been gradually, but steadily, losing its market share in Canada, a report published by the Bureau of Economic and Commercial...