Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi stressed the need to draw inspiration and wisdom from our civilisations in order to find a solution for today's challenges, in his intervention on Monday at the Ancient Civilisations' Forum, which is being held in Athens.
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  • 23:37   Talks on Greece's second review to resume in Athens on Tuesday
  • 23:27   Shipping ministry expresses deep sorrow for deadly shipwreck in eastern Aegean
  • 23:20   UNHCR asks for safe routes for refugees after deadly shipwreck off Lesvos
  • 22:23   Kotzias: We can and should continue spreading the values of peaceful culture
  • 21:06   Consortium pays 1.1 bln euros to buy 67 pct of Thessaloniki Port Authority
  • 20:18   More than 2.0 billion euro to be spent on supporting industry, Charitsis says
  • 20:14   Athens journalists union condemns attack against 'Kathimerini's' offices
  • 20:00   Journalists at General Secretariat of Information to hold work stoppage on Tuesday
  • 19:55   Primary surplus of 2016 to form stable basis for economic recovery, says energy minister
  • 19:40   Private sector arrears to the state up 989 mln euros in February
  • 19:39   Energy, security and regional developments discussed between Tsipras, Egyptian FM
  • 19:38   ADEX closing report
  • 19:37   Greek budget records primary surplus of 1.070 billion euros in Jan-March
  • 19:36   Government still aiming for overall agreement with institutions, Dragasakis says at meeting with banks
  • 19:30   President welcomes American human rights activist Kerry Kennedy
  • 18:39   3.7-magnitude quake hits sea area off Kyllini
  • 18:32   Greek bond market closing report
  • 18:31   Greek stocks end significantly higher
  • 18:28   16 migrants and refugees drown in new migrants boat tragedy (ADDS)
  • 18:17   Culture’s role as tool of soft power and economic development discussed at Civilizations Forum
  • 18:04   Imperative to cooperate against darkness of paranoia and hatred, PM tells Ancient Cvilisations Forum (RECASTS - UPDATES)
  • 15:48   PM Tsipras congratulates Macron on victory in 1st round of French elections
  • 15:18   16 migrants and refugees drown in new migrants boat tragedy
  • 15:10   God has created us to get acquainted not to be isolated, says Iraqi FM Ibrahim al-Jaafari
  • 14:55   Ships throughout Greece to remain docked on May 1
  • 14:43   Eight migrants and refugees dead in new migrants boat tragedy; rescue operation underway
  • 14:36   We are here to overcome the conflict of civilisations in order to have a new melody of cultures and dialogue, says Chinese FM Wang Ji
  • 14:36   We need to work together for the common good, FM Kotzias says
  • 14:20   Hellenic Post begins operations in electricity energy market
  • 14:09   ETEAN distributes 856.7 million euros to real economy
  • 14:00   PM Tsipras: Cooperation of civilizations against darkness of utmost importance
  • 13:55   Dead refugees wash up on Mytilene beach after boat sinks off Mythimna (UPDATE 2)
  • 13:55   European institutions believe Greece can meet primary surplus targets, EU spox Schinas says
  • 13:45   LeasePlan Hellas launches new corporate logo
  • 13:44   Institutions return to Athens on Monday, EU Commission spox Schinas says
  • 13:24   Dead refugees wash up on Mytilene beach after boat sinks off Mythimna (UPDATE 1)
  • 13:23   Train services in the Lianokladi-Tithorea section of the Athens-Thessaloniki resume on Monday
  • 13:21   Exploitation of Thessaloniki Water equity stake can be avoided, chairman says
  • 13:11   Weather forecast: Mostly fair on Tuesday
  • 13:06   Dead refugees wash up on Mytilene beach after boat sinks off Mythimna
  • 13:04   Greek public debt rose to 314.897 billion euros in 2016
  • 12:58   Greek merchant shipping fleet down in numbers, up in capacity in Feb
  • 12:47   "We must escape a climate of introversion," Mihalis Sallas says
  • 12:33   The result of the French elections is the defeat of the extreme right, Administrative Reform Min Gerovassili says
  • 12:32   Large number of contraband cigarettes seized by Igoumenitsa port authorities
  • 12:15   Pavlopoulos stresses need to stop those working for the dissolution of Europe
  • 12:12   Tourism Min Kountoura meets with AHEPA delegation
  • 11:35   Athens Stock Exchange opening: Rise
  • 10:08   Gov't VP Dragasakis to meet with heads of banking system
  • 09:16   Athens Newspapers Headlines
  • 01:37   Weather Forecast: Mostly fair on Monday
  • 01:17   Greece and China enjoy stable relations, say FMs Kotzias and Yi
  • 00:58   Gennimata: ‘Congratulations to Macron; we all support his battle against Le Pen’
  • 00:39   Papadimoulis: Important for democratic forces to unite against Le Pen
  • 00:23   ND MEP Spyraki says Macron’s challenge is to unite pro-European front
  • 00:12   Theodorakis expresses relief at Macron’s win in first round of French elections
  • 23:50   Democratic Left: Macron must be supported in second round to isolate Le Pen
  • 23:29   Tsipras to speak at Ancient Civilizations Forum on Monday
  • 22:52   Train services at Lianokladi-Tithorea suspended after truck collision with train
  • 22:31   Macron’s win is a response to left- and right-wing populism, says Mitsotakis
  • 22:13   Culture minister: Greece’s contribution to western civilization is introducing dialog as foundation of democracy
  • 21:41   Mitsotakis: Tsipras will have to explain the measures imposed after end of MoU
  • 21:25   Tsipras' meeting with Iranian FM concludes in Athens
  • 21:10   Kotzias, Iran's Zarif discuss bilateral cooperation, regional developments
  • 21:04   Truck collides with train in Tithorea; no injuries
  • 20:53   Greece looks forward to even closer cooperation with China, says Pavlopoulos
  • 20:31   Tsipras, Wang, note opportunities for closer cooperation through Ancient Civilizations Forum
  • 19:33   Greece is key NATO ally in a strategically crucial region, says U.S. ambassador
  • 17:39   Tsipras to start series of meetings next week in bid to prioritize growth
  • 17:23   France should not be seduced by populism, says ND official
  • 17:07   Twelve Syrian refugees in Moria enter third day of hunger strike over asylum delays
  • 23:49   Weather Forecast: Cloudy on Sunday
  • 23:22   Greece can exit the crisis relying on its own strength, says Mitsotakis
  • 22:49   Tsipras congratulates Petrounias for third gold in European Championships
  • 22:44   President congratulates Petrounias for third gold in rings
  • 21:53   Petrounias triumphs for third time in row in the European Championships
  • 21:08   Tourism minister, US ambassador discuss policies to attract American tourists, investment
  • 20:29   Tsipras: My personal bet is to get Greece out of the MoUs
  • 18:52   Basque NGO to leave Chios after municipality opposes plans for refugee clinic
  • 17:52   Pavlopoulos: Europe is in danger of being cut off from its roots
  • 17:23   Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew to hold open leture in Geneva on April 24
  • 23:28   Anastasiades: The sad ending of Greece’s dictatorship was the coup in Cyprus
  • 23:03   Thomsen: Greece, institutions are close to a staff-level agreement
  • 22:21   Greek wineries to host wine tasting event in London on April 25
  • 21:54   Dombrovskis: Important to conclude Greek review as soon as possible
  • 21:31   Mitsotakis to visit the cities of Naousa and Veria on Sunday
  • 21:14   Tsakalotos: Meeting with Lagarde went very well
  • 20:50   Privatization fund seeking advisors for sale of 30 pct in Athens airport
  • 19:40   Greek stocks end slightly lower
  • 19:27   Kotzias and Cuban counterpart discuss further cooperation in culture, education
  • 19:24   Greek bond market closing report
  • 19:16   ADEX closing report
  • 19:04   Lagarde says she had constructive discussions with Tsakalotos on policies and debt
  • 18:43   Three conpanies submit improved bids for Thessaloniki Port stake
  • 18:20   Ancient Civilizations Forum's aim is to turn it into an institution; add more countries, says FM
  • 17:24   Travel receipts down, visitor numbers up in Jan-Feb
  • 16:48   Pavlopoulos welcomes Xinhua's president after agreement with ANA
  • 14:38   Greece records primary surplus of 3.9 pct of GDP in 2016 (ADDS)
  • 14:34   Tsipras: Democracy and solidarity is the only way to the future
  • 14:20   Weather forecast: Clouds and chance of rain on Saturday

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