Category: health


Gov’t announces additional measures due to spike in coronavirus cases

As of August 12, visitors coming from Malta are required to show proof of a Covid-19 negative molecular test (PCR) taken up to 72 hours prior to arriving in Greece, Deputy Minister for Civil Protection & Crisis Management Nikos Hardalias decided on Friday. Additionally, following a relevant recommendation of the Holy Synod of the Church […]

Covid-19: Greece Prohibits Crossing of Land Borders from 11pm to 7am

Greek Government Spokesperson Stelios Petsas on Thursday announced that as of Friday night all of Greece’s land border crossings will be closed between 11pm and 7am, with the exception of the country’s northern entry point with Bulgaria, Promachonas. The measure, taken to curb the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19) into Greece from the Balkan countries, had been initially announced for the Kakavia border station, the […]