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Dimas at 7th Technology Forum: Greek rapid test ‘a huge national success’

Deputy Development and Investments Minister Christos Dimas, in his address to the 7th Technology Forum held in Thessaloniki on Tuesday, referred to the innovation infrastructure being set up in Attica and Thessaloniki as part of the effort to establish more effective links between research, innovation and the market – a strategic priority for the government. […]

Comeback win for Greece against Bulgaria offsets Latvia loss

Greece’s national basketball team made up for its shock loss to Latvia on Friday with a comeback win against Bulgaria on Sunday at the Eurobasket qualifiers, to all but qualify to the next round of the tournament. In the second “window” of qualifiers for the national teams, that saw Greece join the “Sarajevo bubble”, the […]

Greece searching for a company to produce first Greek rapid antigen test

Greece is in the phase of searching for a company for the production of the first Greek, rapid antigen test. According to an announcement, the first Greek, rapid antigen test has been found through research on Covid-19 backed by the Development and Investment Ministry’s “Flagship Projects” programme. Upon completion of the synthesis, isolation and characterisation […]

Government to announce updates concerning coronavirus measures later in the week, says spokesman Petsas

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis is gathering all the necessary information and data concerning the spread of the coronavirus pandemic in the country, and will announce updates in the course of standing restriction measures towards the end of the week, said government spokesperson Stelios Petsas on Monday.  Greece is currently observing a nationwide lockdown until December […]

PM Mitsotakis: Slight improvement in northern Greece; next days difficult

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis spoke of a slight improvement of the situation in terms of the pandemic and indications that the pressure on the national health system in northern Greece is gradually subsiding, while addressing a virtual Cabinet meeting on Monday. He also pointed out the need to proceed without any backtracking in order to […]