Greece (i/ɡriːs/GREESS; Greek:Ελλάδα, Elláda[eˈlaða]), officially the Hellenic Republic (Greek: Ελληνική Δημοκρατία, Ellīnikī́ Dīmokratía[eliniˈci ðimokraˈti.a]) and known since ancient times as Hellas (/ˈhɛləs/; Greek: Ελλάς, Ellás), is a country located in southeastern Europe. According to the 2011 census, Greece's population is around 10.8 million. Athens is the nation's capital and largest city, followed by Thessaloniki, which is commonly referred to as the co-capital.
Courtesy of HD Hyundai ... As a result, HD KoreaShipbuilding & OffshoreEngineering, a subsidiary of HD Hyundai, succeeded in signing agreements at the event with Singapore's EPS and Greece's Capital for the construction of four 88,000-cubic-meter very large ammonia carriers (VLACs), collectively worth 616.8 billion won ($462 million) ... .
In its win over Greece, however, Team USA was far from perfect ... This stretch played a massive role in Greece engineering a 12-0 run to cut an 18-point deficit to six points ... Once the World Cup begins, Team USA will again face Greece in the GroupPhase, another opportunity to show growth as it looks to tidy up its play.
My American Dreams and Nightmares in the Hidden Halls of Academia (Amplify Publishing; August 8) follows a highly-respected innovator in the field of engineering from her roots in war-ravaged Greece and her struggles overcoming xenophobia and sexism, to her achievement of the American dream.
The comparison between Greece and France is very telling. In France, writes the forester-environmentalist Lefteris Stamatopoulos in his study published by dasarxeio.com, there are 16 million hectares of forest, in Greece only 3.3 million. In France, pine forests cover 4 million hectares, in Greece they cover 491,000 hectares.
At least 25 people have died, including 10 soldiers, as wildfires rage across Algeria... The firefighting effort is taking place at the same time as strong winds and heatwaves have triggered vicious wildfires in Greece. Attempts to tamp down the fires included 7,500 firefighters and 350 fire engines on the ground, as well as air support ... ....
As we covered in April, Israel has become convulsed by “reforms” to the judiciary, proposed by the Benjamin Netanyahu-led government, which passed yesterday ... Proponents say the reforms will cool the judiciary’s alleged “overreach” ... Here are their thoughts ... Tech engineers are leaving — some to “temporary” places like Greece and Cyprus.
He adds that even if Greece gets to have 150 firefighting planes and helicopters (it now has 89, of which 49 are leased, up from 83 in 2022 and 76 in 2021), they may not be enough if the underlying causes are not addressed. Greece also has more fire engines than ever, 2,079, up from 1,969 in 2022. The prevention versus suppression debate is not new ... .