Top 10 Positive Greek News Articles: Week of April 30-May 6

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We scour the ‘net so you don’t have to, and bring you the best! Click through to find the top 10 positive Greek news articles this week.

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Our staff’s top 10 picks for positive Greek news articles this week:

Chanel Cruise 2018: Greece Is the Word

Karl Lagerfeld unfurled a treasure trove of cultural references for his show in Paris, inspired by Ancient Greece. Read more

B&N Names Demos Parneros CEO

Barnes & Noble has named Demos Parneros its new CEO, replacing Len Riggio who has held that position on an interim basis since Ron Boire was dismissed last August, after less than one year on the job. Read more

Milos Is the Untouched Greek Island You’ve Been Looking For

The island has a mythological landscape, uncrowded tavern-lined port towns, and the bluest water in the Cyclades. Sohow come you’re only hearing about it now? Read more

VentureFriends closes €20M fund to invest in Greek software startups

A tiny bit more VC money sloshing around Europe. This time it’s the turn of Greece-based VC fund VentureFriends, which is announcing the final closing of a €20 million fund to invest in Greek software and “high tech” startups at the seed stage. Read more

Boston celebrates Greek struggle for independence

The event was an occasion for Greek-Americans to look back at their ancestors’ long fight for freedom after hundreds of years of Ottoman occupation. Read more

Starbucks’ Little Greek Problem In Dubai — Mikel

Starbucks has a little problem in Dubai — competition from Greek start-up Mikel Coffee Company. Read more

The Greek community celebrate one of its own within Crew SC

These days, coming to MAPFRE Stadium is a sense of pride for the Greeks. Read more

My first Greek adventure

For a variety of reasons, we did not make the trip to Athens in 2004 for the Olympics, though looking back, I really wish we had.  Our 30th wedding anniversary, however, seemed just the right occasion to book the trip. Read more

Greek Olive Oil Producers React to NYIOOC Wins

This year, Greek olive oil producers overcame a difficult harvest for their best performance yet at the New York International Olive Oil Competition (NYIOOC), more than tripling last year’s success rate and taking home more awards than ever before: 46 awards, 20 of them gold. Read more

5 surprising wine destinations – from volcanic vineyards to Canada

If you often just choose the same old Pinot Noir or Sauvignon Blanc, why not broaden both your travel and wine horizons by visiting an up-and-coming wine region. Read more

Come back for a new list next Saturday!

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