‘NEW’ Editorials: The Other Side – by Journalist Savvas Limnatitis


Editorials: by Journalist Savvas Limnatitis Explore the world through they eyes of seasoned journalist Savvas Limnatitis   – You can find editorials under the menu The Other Side on our Blog. – About Savvas Editor / Author / Journalist – Savvas Tsetsos Limnatitis A Greek Cypriot born person and now resident of Australia – an author and writer, who holds a portfolio of publications,…

Ancient Greeks and the art of souvlaki


Savvas Tsestos Limnatitis reports on the latest foundings that reveal it was our ancient ancestors that first discovered barbecuing   Oh yes! Souvlaki. Our national treasure. Our pride and joy. The single thing -along with plate smashing of course- that almost monopolises the knowledge of the world’s people about the modern state of our nation….

U.S military equipment and arms manufacturers – cashing in on Syria-ISIS conflict


Good business for beneficiaries of War – Arms Manufacturers Leading U.S. arms manufacturers are not keeping up with the surging demand for precision missiles and other weapons being used in the U.S.-led fight against Islamic State and other conflicts in the Middle East, according to senior U.S. officials and industry executives. Global demand for U.S.-made missiles…

Al Pacino – to play role of Aristotle Onassis


The Hollywood actor will star as the Greek shipping magnate in a film that is set to bring about more controversy Al Pacino at the age of 75, is reported to be starring in the role of legendary Greek shipping tycoon Aristotle Onassis in Fernando Meirelles’ upcoming biographical drama “Nemesis”. The Brazilian director is best…

COMING SOON: Exclusive Interview – with Arthur Kokontis


INSIDE THE WORLD AND MIND OF A STOCK TRADER: Nothing off limits We interview Arthur Kokontis – a Banking and Finance professional with 15 years experience who has a background specialising in financial markets and equities, less formally known as Stock Markets. Arthur is the founder of Sitnokglobal.com a global markets research and proprietary trading firm….

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative: A letter to our daughter


 Category: People | Foundations REPRINT: Mark Zuckerberg Facebook Account A letter to our daughter MARK ZUCKERBERG·WEDNESDAY, 2 DECEMBER 2015 Dear Max, Your mother and I don’t yet have the words to describe the hope you give us for the future. Your new life is full of promise, and we hope you will be happy and…

Joys and sorrows of the repatriate


Category: Hellenism | Publications Expert from ‘Same Deep Water’ by Savvas Tsestos Limnatitis   Returning home. Back to the birthplace of your ancestors. For some of us the place where we were born. Emotional. Standing at the airport, consumed by opposing emotions. Joy and sorrow. In equal measures. Joy for finally converting an old dream…

Australia Heading for Recession: Yanis Varoufakis


  REPRINT | SOURCE: YANIS VAROUFAKIS | AFR     30 November, 2015 Category: Economics / Finance  Australia is headed towards recession, according to former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis, who argues that weak domestic investment and the slowdown in China will ultimately put the brakes on growth. Speaking to Fairfax Media on Monday, the…

Australian Property Market Report: Dec 2015


By Arthur Kokontis 2nd, December 2015 Source: Sitnok Global House prices continue to slide in Australia House prices in Australia continue to show falling prices. Recent independent action by Australian banks not in unison with the Reserve Bank of Australia  –  saw them hike rates. It started with Westpac Banking Corporation which increased its headline owner-occupier…

Blazing her own trail


Category: Exclusive Interviews / People EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH ARTIST/WRITER DORA KITINAS-GOGOS. – BY SAVVAS TSESTOS LIMNATITIS   Dora Kitinas-Gogos. Dianna Karezi. The latter is a well-known artist with a quite a few exhibitions under her belt and a vast number of artworks having found great homes in houses across Australia.  The latter is a new…

The ultimate destruction of Hellenism


BY SAVVAS ‘TSESTOS’ LIMNATITIS Category: Exclusive Stories / Hellenism Greeks and unison. Unfortunately, those two words don’t sit very well in the same sentence. They never did. And they never will. Unless of course we change our modus operandi. If only we find the inner strength to mend our ways, irrespective of how hazardous an…

The importance of being a Hellene


EXCLUSIVE ARTICLE The importance of being a Hellene By Savvas “Testos” Limnatitis   Category:  Exlusive Stories / Hellenism So. What constitutes a true Greek? Or a Hellene if you prefer. A question that has been bugging me for ages, a question that -let’s not be coy here- should concern every single one of us whose…