Latest News for: Greece engineering


Booking Holdings Intends to Appeal European Commission Decision to Prohibit the Company's Acquisition of Etraveli Group

Victoria Advocate 25 Sep 2023
The Company Also Announces Extension of Its Partnership Agreement with Etraveli Group. NORWALK, Conn., Sept ... (NASDAQ ... FTC ... About Booking Holdings ... The Group also operates the airline integration company TripStack and metasearch engine Flightmate ( ETG has around 2300 employees with offices in Sweden, Greece, Canada, India and Uruguay. ... ....

Heirs of Hanwha, HD Hyundai compete for global buyers at Gastech

Korea Times 07 Sep 2023
Courtesy of HD Hyundai ... As a result, HD Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering, 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) ... .

Wildfires continue to rage across Greece's northwestern region of Evros on 10th day

Anadolu Agency 28 Aug 2023
Wildfires continued to spread across Greece's northwestern region of Evros, which erupted on Aug. 19, with firefighters using fire engines, helicopters, and airplanes to contain and put out the ...

How many car manufacturers does Greece and Turkey have?

Greek City Times 25 Aug 2023
... buses, internal combustion engines, and electric motors and batteries.

Greece struggles with major wildfires

Anadolu Agency 22 Aug 2023
In a related development, Greece requested that the European Civil Protection Mechanism be activated by the European Union for help, and already Romania and the Greek Cypriot administration have responded, sending 56 firefighters with 10 fire engines from Romania and two ...

FIBA Basketball World Cup: Team USA's turnover problem marks concerning trend for tournament favorites

Sportingnews 19 Aug 2023
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 Group Phase, another opportunity to show growth as it looks to tidy up its play.

First female Chancellor Emerita of the University of California, Davis reveals hidden world of academia ...

Victoria Advocate 08 Aug 2023
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.

Saving our forests, no matter the cost

Ekathimerini 05 Aug 2023
The comparison between Greece and France is very telling. In France, writes the forester-environmentalist Lefteris Stamatopoulos in his study published by, 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.

Greece's Crown Jewel: A 360° Tour of the Acropolis (Video)

Ancient Origins 04 Aug 2023
Uncover the marvels of the ancient Acropolis in Athens through a captivating 360-degree tour by the BBC. The Parthenon, an iconic monument at the heart of this sacred hill, captures immediate attention ... The Acropolis Of Athens ... Greek Acropolis Built by Ancient Engineers to Resist Earthquakes ... The Acropolis, Athens, Greece ... .

Greece and Cyprus welcome EU bid to re-engage with Turkey, but urge caution

Korea Times 01 Aug 2023
Greece and Cyprus on Monday welcomed moves by Turkey to boost relations with the European Union, but said rapprochement should be gradual and not unconditional ... Cyprus was divided after a Turkish invasion in 1974 triggered by a Greek Cypriot coup engineered by the military junta then ruling Greece.

25 people killed and 1,500 evacuated as wildfires spread across Algeria

Metro UK 25 Jul 2023
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 ... ....

Whither Israel? Israeli tech players comment on the impact of the country’s convulsions

Crunch 25 Jul 2023
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.

Confronting the wildfire paradox

Ekathimerini 24 Jul 2023
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 ... .

Thousands evacuated from Greek island due to wildfires

The Daily Telegraph Australia 22 Jul 2023
Greece’s fire service says more than 200 firefighters and 40 fire engines are battling the ...