Category: technology


Greece to launch tender for 5G radio frequencies

Greek authorities on Thursday approved the launch of a tender to sell the rights of use of radio frequencies in the zones of 700 MHz, 2GHz, 3400-3800 MHz and 26 GHz, with the purpose to develop 5G network in the country. A National Commission for Telecommunications and Posts (EETT) approved the publication of the tender […]

Enterprise Greece and eBay announce cooperation to promote Greek products to 190 markets

Enterprise Greece and eBay on Tuesday announced a cooperation to enhance Greek enterprises through strengthening the digital transformation and their global promotion, a specially designed programme that will promote Greek enterprises to 190 markets around the globe through eBay’s successful platform. In announcement, Enterprise Greece said the dynamic of these two partners, combined with their […]

Turkish hackers strike again, disabling 26 sites

Turkish hackers struck again on Sunday, hijacking more than 20 websites run by servers at the Crete-based Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas (FORTH) just a few days after a similar attack on Greek defense websites.  The hackers posted on the home pages of 26 websites a photograph of the Oruc Reis, the Turkish survey vessel whose activities […]

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 […]

New electronic communications code will help regulate market, protect consumers, says Digital Governance Ministry

The Digital Governance Ministry’s Electronic Communications Code (ECC), posted for public consultation until July 17, modernizes the regulatory framework and protects consumer data from exploitation by service providers, the ministry said on Monday.  The ECC, which will be part of the Digital Governance Code, incorporates the European Union’s 2018/1972 directive into national law and establishes […]