Latest Greek News from Canada

Greek-Canadian Cycles to Ottawa to Help Find Cure for Ill Son

A Greek-Canadian father who lives in East York, Ontario, a suburb of Toronto, has now fulfilled his quest to bicycle 450 km to raise...

New Online Platform “Staellinika” Reconnects Greeks Abroad with Culture, Language

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation Centre for Hellenic Studies at Simon Fraser University and the General Secretariat for Public Diplomacy and Greeks Abroad of the...

Canada Halts Arms Exports to Turkey

Canada's Foreign Affairs Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne announced on Monday that he is halting military export permits to Turkey. Champagne ordered an investigation into claims the...

Chairman George: The Greek-Canadian who Became an Unlikely Singing Superstar in China

A PhD-trained statistician for the federal agency Statistics Canada is an unlikely candidate for becoming a singing sensation anywhere -- much less China. But...

Diplomat’s Daughter Recalls Growing Up Black in Greece

Patricia Kumbakisaka, 31, one of Canada’s most accomplished young black women, has lived quite the international life. As a diplomat’s daughter, she had the...

Toronto’s Anti-Greek Riots of 1918 Changed the Face of the City Forever

The living memories of Toronto's August 1918 anti-Greek riots may have faded, but the metropolis' Greek residents still commemorate the disturbing events of that...

Kalamata Native Finds her Calling in Greek Radio and TV in Toronto

By Sean Mathews Irene Anargyou is usually the one asking the questions. Since 2018 the Kalamata native has co-hosted Agape Greek Radio’s "Doralicious" FM and...

Air Canada to Resume International Flights to Athens, Greece

While the airline industry continues to struggle with adapting to Covid-19 regulations, Air Canada announced that it will resume its flights to Athens from...

Vancouver’s Annual Greek Summerfest Expected to Continue this Year

Vancouver's Annual Greek Summerfest announced that it will have its 34th consecutive year of celebration in 2020, serving delicious food to patrons to-go style. Due...

How Canada Can Help Return Parthenon Marbles to Greece

By Andrew Tzembelicos Recently, there has been renewed debate about the Parthenon statues, which were chipped off the facade of the iconic building in the...