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A 5-day extension period will be given for the payment of registration fees and plate numbers

A 5-day extension period will be given for the payment of registration fees and plate numbers

As the Ministry of Finance has announced, this extension is granted due to the harsh weather conditions. However, those who wish to submit their registration number were not initially mentioned .Therefore, it was considered that the extension doesn’t apply to them. In the process it was specified that they can also make use of this […]

Snap Elections in Greece Put Crucial Projects on Backburner, Impact Tourism

Snap Elections in Greece Put Crucial Projects on Backburner, Impact Tourism

Greeks are set to vote on January 25 after Prime Minister Antonis Samaras failed for the third time to convince lawmakers to support his nominee, Stavros Dimas, for president. Amid plunging stocks, market insiders are up in arms, claiming the announcement of snap elections on Monday has already taken its toll and will immediately impact […]

IMF says talks on Greek programme will resume after snap elections

IMF says talks on Greek programme will resume after snap elections

International Monetary Fund (IMF) spokesman Gerry Rice on Monday said that talks with Greek authorities for the completion of the six review of the bailout programme will resume after the country holds general elections next month. “Discussions with the Greek authorities on the completion of the sixth review of the programme that is being supported […]

Greek olive oil producers hoping to strike gold

Greek olive oil producers hoping to strike gold

Greek olive oil producers are nursing high expectations this season as the exceptionally bad year in Italy resulting from the destruction of crops by bad weather and the olive fruit fly, as well as the very low output in Spain, have opened the way for Greek produce. Greece’s Agricultural Development Ministry estimates that local olive […]

Shops open on Sunday from 11am to 8 pm

Shops open on Sunday from 11am to 8 pm

Shops all over the country have remained closed for the past couple of days for the Christmas holidays. Contrary to the British tradition, Boxing day is an official holiday in Greece with all stores and public services closed for the day. Given the elevated number of shoppers in the pre-Christmas season, particularly the least three […]

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