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Seventeen-year-old, Konstantina Angel, from Kavala, Greece, topped the Beat100 Music Video Chart last weekend with her original track, “Just Your Touch.” Konstantina’s Beat100 entry received a Bronze Video Award and Silver Song Award, along with just fewer than 4,000 votes and over 16,000 views, thanks to her supportive friends and fans both on and off of the Beat100 Social & Music Video Network. “Beat100 has been a really enjoyable experience and people are so supportive,” says Konstantina. “I think Beat100 has made a big achievement in creating such a beautiful page, in which people can show their talents without any…

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The workshop and inauguration of the Hellenic Marine Environment Protection Association’s (HELMEPA) exhibition entitled “Awareness on Marine Environment, Shipping, and Sciences,” at the fifth stop of the campaign, was a great success, thanks to the extensive participation of citizens and the obvious support of local stakeholders in Kavala. This is a HELMEPA initiative that will be implemented over three years in 12 Greek cities and their surrounding areas with the generous support of The Lloyd’s Register Educational Trust*, a UK-based independent charity (The LRET). Representatives from the Region of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace, the Municipalities of Kavala and Thassos, the…

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After a complete renovation, Kavala’s Galaxy Hotel (Airotel Group) reopened in June. Pictured: Yiorgos Skliris, Galaxy’s hotel manager; Christos Gavrielides, Airotel’s revenue manager; Despina Chalatsi, Airotel’s banquet and marketing manager; Evgenios Vassilikos, Airotel Stratos Vassilikos Hotel manager; Dimitra Tsorpidou, Galaxy’s reservations and banquet department; Spyros Georgiou, Airotel’s commercial director; Evgenia Babali; Airotel’s reservations manager; and Eleni Vasilopoulou, Airotel’s groups and incentives manager. “By investing in Kavala and reviving the city’s most historic hotel, Airotel group creates long-term expectations that are much-needed during these times in the city and the country,” Airotel CEO Alexandros Vassilikos told the media last month during…

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A jobless couple set a tent on the main square of Kavala and started a hunger strike. The aim of their desperate action? To get a job! Lazaros Papadopoulos, 60, and his wife Frideriki Toka, 40, saw no other solution to raise attention to their problem. They have been without a job since a couple of years. They reached the tip of their hopelessness iceberg when their landlord threatened them with eviction shouldn’t they be able to pay due rents of seven months. Papadopoulos, a driver, concluded his last temporary work contract in December 2009. Toga, a cook’s assistant, has…

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