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Greece extends ban on entry of non-EU citizens until July 31

The ban on entry into Greece of non-EU citizens has been extended until July 31, according to a new aviation directive (NOTAM). Following the decision of the European Union to remove Serbia and Montenegro from the list of Covid-19 safe countries from which travel is allowed, the 12 countries that remain on the European list […]

Health safety measures on beaches extended until July 31

The safety measures for Covid-19 on Greek beaches have been extended until July 31, Deputy Minister of Development and Investments Nikos Papathanasis stated earlier on Thursday, while in an earlier interview with ANT1 television he noted that the decision to ban traditional festivals may be extended until the end of August. He stressed the importance […]

PM Mitsotakis: National effort to ensure diligent observance of anti-coronavirus safety measures ‘will intensify without discount’

The current framework of preventive measures is sufficient, except for some issues concerning their implementation, said Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis after a broad inter-ministerial meeting to discuss ways to intensify checks and further enforce existing measures against the novel coronavirus, held at Maximos Mansion on Wednesday. The Greek Premier explicitly reiterated and requested that the […]

Heraklion included in EC’s Intelligent Cities list

Heraklion has been included in the European Commission’s list of 100 Intelligent Cities Challenge after an evaluation of its digital policy.  It was included in the list of the European Commission’s Intelligent Cities Challenge initiative after being assessed from February 27 to May 29. Heraklion participated in a major process of evaluating its digital policy together with 192 cities from […]