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'Economic prospects bright for Europe, Greece'
Athens, July 24 (IANS) Eurogroup President Paschal Donohoe said that he was optimistic about the "positive" and "bright" prospects of the post-Covid-19 economic recovery of Greece and Europe as a whole.
2021-07-24
Category: International, Greece,Politics
Night curfew re-imposed in Greece's Mykonos island
Athens, July 18 (IANS) The Greek government has announced that a night curfew will be re-imposed on Mykonos island after a surge in Covid-19 infections.
2021-07-18
Category: International, Greece,Politics
Surge in Covid cases in Greece not related to tourism: Minister
Athens, July 15 (IANS) The recent surge in Covid-19 in Greece is not linked to the reopening of the country to international visitors in mid-May, Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis said here.
2021-07-15
Category: International, Greece,Politics
Greece reintroduces restrictions on entertainment venues
Athens, July 7 (IANS) Greek authorities have announced the reintroduction of restrictions on entertainment venues following a recent spike in new Covid-19 infections.
2021-07-07
Category: International, Greece,Politics
Greek recovery plan endorsed by EU
Athens, June 18 (IANS) The economic recovery plan of Greece which will "supercharge investment, reform and growth throughout the country" has been endorsed by the European Union (EU).
2021-06-18
Category: International, Greece,Politics
'Greece benefits from healthy bond with China under BRI cooperation'
Athens, June 16 (IANS) Greece enjoys the benefits of its healthy relationship with China in the context of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and will continue cooperation on this path, Spiros Lambridis, Greece's permanent representative to NATO, has said.
2021-06-16
Category: International, Greece,Politics
Greece starts Covid vaccination campaign at migrant facilities
Athens, June 4 (IANS) The Greek government has started a Covid-19 vacccination campaign at facilities housing asylum-seekers, refugees and migrants across the country.
2021-06-04
Category: International, Greece,Health/Medicine
Greece, Turkey to cooperate on resolving bilateral issues
Athens, June 1 (IANS) Greece and Turkey have agreed to continue cooperation on a positive agenda to resolve pending bilateral issues, Greek Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias and his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu said.
2021-06-01
Category: International, Greece,Politics
'Pace of Covid recovery depends on speed of vaccination'
Athens, May 15 (IANS) The global economic outlook has improved in recent months, but uncertainty remains very high, Angel Gurria, Secretary-General of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), told a forum here.
2021-05-15
Category: International, Greece,Politics
Greece reopens to vaccinated int'l tourists
Athens, May 14 (IANS) Greece will reopen to international tourists who have been vaccinated against Covid-19 starting from Friday, Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis said.
2021-05-14
Category: International, Greece,Politics
Greeks celebrate Easter under Covid lockdown
Athens, May 3 (IANS) People across Greece celebrated the Christian Orthodox Easter on Sunday under a Covid-19 lockdown for a second year in a row, gathering with family and friends in small groups and expressing hope for the post-pandemic era.
2021-05-03
Category: International, Greece,Health/Medicine,Human Interest/Society
Covid-19 lockdowns give reading a boost across Europe
Athens, April 24 (IANS) The world has been in pandemic mode for way over a year now, forcing businesses and entertainment venues to close and prompting people stuck in quarantine to revisit old hobbies.
2021-04-24
Category: International, Greece,Health/Medicine
Greek PM presents 'roadmap' for recovery
Athens, April 22 (IANS) Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis presented a "roadmap" for the further reopening of his country's economy in May amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
2021-04-22
Category: International, Greece,Politics
Greece lifts Covid quarantine rules for travellers from EU, others
Athens, April 20 (IANS) Greece has lifted the self-quarantine requirement for travellers arriving in the country from the European Union (EU), the UK, the US, the United Arab Emirates, Serbia and Israel, Greece's Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) said on Monday.
2021-04-20
Category: International, Greece,Health/Medicine,Politics
Greece to open up tourism from May 14
Athens, April 12 (IANS) Greek Vice-Minister of Tourism Sofia Zacharaki announced on Monday that holidaymakers from European Union (EU) nations will be able to travel Athens without having to quarantine from May 14 onwards.
2021-04-12
Category: International, Greece,Politics
New lighting system of historic Panathenaic stadium unveiled
Athens, March 31 (IANS) A new lighting system installed at Athens' Panathenaic stadium has been unveiled. The marble main venue of the first modern Olympic Games of 1896 is now illuminated with thousands of LED bulbs to reduce light pollution and save energy.
2021-03-31
Category: International, Greece,Sports,Other Sports
Greece mobilises private doctors in battle against Covid-19
Athens, March 23 (IANS) The Greek government announced the mobilisation of private doctors to support the public healthcare system in the battle against Covid-19.
2021-03-23
Category: International, Greece,Health/Medicine
EU nations urge solidarity over irregular migration flow
Athens, March 21 (IANS) Five southern European Union (EU) countries on the frontline of irregular migration flows in recent years urged their EU partners to show more solidarity in addressing the challenge.
2021-03-21
Category: International, Greece,Politics
Greek healthcare system reaching its limits
Athens, March 14 (IANS) The Greek public healthcare system is reaching its limits in the ongoing battle against the Covid-19 pandemic, as the numbers of new cases and hospitalisations were constantly increasing, officials and doctors warned.
2021-03-14
Category: International, Greece,Health/Medicine
Athens to host 138th IOC Session in 2025
Athens, March 12 (IANS) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced Athens as the host of its 138th Session in 2025 after the Greek capital could not stage the current meeting due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
2021-03-12
Category: International, Greece,Sports,Other Sports
Athens to host 138th IOC Session in 2025
Athens, March 12 (IANS) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced Athens as the host of its 138th Session in 2025 after the Greek capital could not stage the current meeting due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
2021-03-12
Category: International, Greece,Sports,Other Sports
Greece aiming to restart tourism on May 14
Athens, March 10 (IANS) The Greek government is aiming to restart tourism on May 14, as long as the Covid-19 epidemiological situation allows it, Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis said.
2021-03-10
Category: International, Greece,Politics
Greek economy contracts by 8.2% in 2020: Report
Athens, March 6 (IANS) The Greek economy contracted by 8.2 per cent on an annual basis in 2020, according to the first estimate the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) released.
2021-03-06
Category: International, Greece,Business/Economy
Greece administers over 1 mn Covid-19 vaccine doses
Athens, March 5 (IANS) Greece has already administered over one million Covid-19 vaccine doses, Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said, urging citizens to remain patient during the lockdown.
2021-03-05
Category: International, Greece,Health/Medicine
Covid cases rise in Greece again
Athens, March 4 (IANS) Greek officials activated an emergency plan to support the healthcare system in the country -- and in the Attica region particularly -- in response to a steep spike in confirmed Covid-19 cases.
2021-03-04
Category: International, Greece,Health/Medicine
Quarantine fatigue big challenge in Greece a year after 1st case
Athens, Feb 27 (IANS) Quarantine fatigue is one of the most significant challenges in Greece a year after the first Covid-19 case was detected in the country, Greek experts and pollsters said on Friday.
2021-02-27
Category: International, Greece,Health/Medicine
Child dies in Greek migrant camp fire
Athens, Feb 24 (IANS) A 7-year-old child died in a fire at a migrant camp near the Greek capital, Greek national news agency AMNA reported on Wednesday.
2021-02-24
Category: International, Greece,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Cold snap in Greece leaves two dead
Athens, Feb 17 (IANS) Two men have died in Greece during a cold snap that has disrupted transport and caused power cuts in many parts of the mainland as well as Aegean Sea islands for a second day, authorities said.
2021-02-17
Category: International, Greece,Crime/Disaster/Accident
New initiative launched to deepen between Europe, Arab world
Athens, Feb 12 (IANS) A new initiative aiming to deepen cooperation between Europe and the Arab world in various important fields was launched in Athens.
2021-02-12
Category: International, Greece,Politics
Greek PM announces full Covid-19 lockdown for Attica region
Athens, Feb 10 (IANS) Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis announced on Tuesday a full Covid-19 lockdown for the Attica region, where half of Greece's population lives, in order to stem the further spread of the novel coronavirus.
2021-02-10
Category: International, Greece,Health/Medicine
Seven in 10 Greeks willing to get vaccinated against Covid
Athens, Jan 18 (IANS) Seven in ten Greeks are willing to get vaccinated against Covid-19, according to opinion polls, as vaccination of the elderly above 85 years old started this weekend in Greece, after that of health professionals and residents of elderly care homes in recent weeks.
2021-01-18
Category: International, Greece,Health/Medicine
Greece, Turkey to have exploratory talks on Jan 25
Athens, Jan 12 (IANS) The 61st round of exploratory talks between Greece and Turkey will take place in Istanbul on January 25, the country's Foreign Affairs Ministry announced in a statement.
2021-01-12
Category: International, Greece,Politics
Greece extends Covid-19 lockdown to Jan 18
Athens, Jan 9 (IANS) Greece will extend the nationwide lockdown by another week to January 18 to cope with the new wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, Nikos Hardalias, Deputy Minister for Civil Protection and Crisis Management, announced.
2021-01-09
Category: International, Greece,Health/Medicine
Greece further extends coronavirus lockdown
Athens, Jan 3 (IANS) Greece will further extend the current nationwide lockdown to January 11 in order to address the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic in the country, a government spokesman has announced.
2021-01-03
Category: International, Greece,Politics
Greece to close primary schools, kindergartens after imposing lockdown
Athens, Nov 15 (IANS) Greece will close all primary schools and kindergartens across the country for two weeks starting from Monday as part of the country's efforts to stem the Covid-19 pandemic, Minister of Education and Religious Affairs Niki Kerameus announced.
2020-11-15
Category: International, Greece,Health/Medicine,Politics
Greece to impose nationwide curfew as daily Covid-19 deaths rise
Athens, Nov 12 (IANS) The Greek government announced on Wednesday a nationwide curfew starting from Friday evening as a new daily record of 43 Covid-19 deaths was reported.
2020-11-12
Category: International, Greece,Health/Medicine
Greece toughens restrictive measures
Athens, Nov 1 (IANS) The Greek government has announced tougher restrictive measures to control the further spread of the coronavirus, as the country reported a record high number of single-day cases.
2020-11-01
Category: International, Greece,Politics
Greek PM pledges swift aid to Samos Island after 6.7-magnitude quake
Athens, Nov 1 (IANS) Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis pledged immediate and full support to the residents of Samos Island in the Aegean Sea, which was hit a day earlier by a deadly earthquake.
2020-11-01
Category: International, Greece,Politics
Greece, Turkey pledge mutual aid after 6.7-magnitude quake
Athens/Ankara, Oct 31 (IANS) Greece and Turkey have pledged mutual aid after a massive earthquake measuring 6.7 on the Richer scale jolted the Aegean Sea between the Turkish coast and the Greek island of Samos, killing 22 people and injuring over 790 others.
2020-10-31
Category: International, Greece,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
After over 5 years of trial, Neo-Nazi leaders convicted of running crime gang
Athens, Oct 7 (IANS) After more than five years of trial, the leadership of Greece's neo-Nazi party has been convicted of running a criminal organisation.
2020-10-07
Category: International, Greece,Politics
Athens Marathon cancelled due to Covid-19 pandemic
Athens, Oct 2 (IANS) The 2020 Athens Marathon, which was slated to take place on November 7-8, has been cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
2020-10-02
Category: International, Greece,Sports,Athletics
Greece, Egypt to continue East Med border talks: Greek FM
Athens, Sep 16 (IANS) Greece and Egypt will continue negotiations to complete the demarcation of their maritime borders, following an earlier deal setting up an exclusive economic zone between them in the Mediterranean Sea, Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias said.
2020-09-16
Category: International, Greece,Politics
3 dead, 53 rescued as migrant vessel capsizes in Greece
Athens, Sep 15 (IANS) At least three people died and 53 others were rescued after a boat carrying migrants capsized in the waters off Greece's Crete island, the country's Coast Guard said in a statement.
2020-09-15
Category: International, Greece,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Greek PM presents policy plan
Athens, Sep 13 (IANS) Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis announced a new package of economic measures aimed to alleviate society's strain from the Covid-19 pandemic, reforms to keep the country firmly on the growth trajectory, as well as fresh defence expenditure.
2020-09-13
Category: International, Greece,Politics
Greece's daily Covid-19 cases hit record high
Athens, Aug 24 (IANS) Greece reported 284 new coronavirus cases in a 24-hour period, the highest single-day spike since February.
2020-08-24
Category: International, Greece,Health/Medicine
Greece slams Turkey's decision to convert another museum into mosque
Athens, Aug 22 (IANS) Greece has slammed Turkey's move to convert the Chora museum, the 1,000-year-old former Byzantine Greek Orthodox church, into a mosque, saying it was "totally condemnable".
2020-08-22
Category: International, Greece,Politics,Religion,Immigration/Law/Rights
Holidaymakers returning to Greece tested at ports
Athens, Aug 21 (IANS) Holidaymakers returning to Greece were being tested for the novel coronavirus for free at the Piraeus and Rafina ports due to a surge in the number of cases.
2020-08-21
Category: International, Greece,Health/Medicine
No provocation will remain unanswered: Greek PM on E.Mediterranean
Athens, Aug 13 (IANS) Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said that "no provocation will remain unanswered" on the escalation of tension in the Eastern Mediterranean.
2020-08-13
Category: International, Greece,Politics
Greece to resume tourist activities from July 1
Athens, May 21 (IANS) Greek authorities have announced that foreign tourists would be allowed in the country from July 1, when direct flights to tourist destinations were scheduled to gradually resume.
2020-05-21
Category: International, Greece,Politics
7 dead, dozens injured in freak storm in Greece
Athens, July 11 (IANS) At least seven people died, including two children, and dozens were injured when a freak storm struck northern Greece.
2019-07-11
Category: International, Greece,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Environment/Wildlife