Greece is allowing direct flights from Britain on July 15, the Greek government said on Monday, as Athens tries to salvage its all-important summer tourist … Read more
Greece will not allow Serbian visitors in from July 6 until July 15, the government said on Sunday, as it moved to contain the spread … Read more
Greece will not accept strict European Union conditions on the use of the coronavirus emergency aid, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis told the Financial Times newspaper … Read more
Greece’s economy performed better than others in the euro zone in the first quarter but the hit from coronavirus restrictions in the second and third … Read more
Low cost carrier Ryanair resumed flights from Athens after a near four-month grounding due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, it announced.
A flight from Athens to … Read more
Greece should prepare for a “very difficult” tourist season, the country’s prime minister has said. Tourism officials say the country – which usually makes around … Read more
Direct flights from Britain and Sweden to Greece will not be allowed until July 15, Greek authorities said, adding that they would use EU guidelines … Read more
The leaders of Greece and Turkey held a rare phone conversation, after months of increasing tension between the two neighbouring countries.
Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos … Read more
A passenger from an international flight coming from Rome, is tested for coronavirus, during her arrival at the Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport in Athens, Greece.… Read more
Greece reopened its main airports to more international flights on Monday, hoping to kick-start its vital tourism sector after three months in lockdown.
Tourism employs … Read more
The safety of tourists is a top priority for Greece as it opens its airports to foreign visitors, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Saturday … Read more
A thermal camera used to detect abnormally high body temperature among passengers arriving at Larissis railway station, in Athens, Greece, 12 June 2020.
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Greece and Italy signed an agreement on maritime boundaries on Tuesday, establishing an exclusive economic zone between the two countries and resolving longstanding issues over … Read more
The powerful Greek Orthodox Church has said that yoga is”absolutely incompatible” with the Christian faith,
Yoga has no place “in the life of Christians,” the … Read more
Greece on Tuesday announced they were suspending flights to and from Qatar until mid-June, after 12 out of 91 passengers in a Qatar Airways flight … Read more
Greece said it will conduct coronavirus tests on visitors arriving from airports deemed high-risk by the European Union’s aviation safety agency EASA when it opens … Read more
Greece announced a package of measures amounting to 115 million euros to support the country’s air transport sector, hit hard by the lockdown to contain … Read more
Greece will allow travellers from around two dozen countries including Germany, Cyprus and Israel to visit from mid-June without having to be quarantined, government officials … Read more
Salp chains, small transparent gelatinous blobs, cover the coastline of Corinth, Peloponnese, Greece
Salps look like swarms of baby jellyfish are groups of zooplankton. Salps … Read more
Greece’s economy may shrink 10 to 13% this year following a lockdown imposed to stem the spread of the novel coronavirus, but the government will … Read more
Greece is considering a sales tax cut for restaurants and cafes as part of a broader plan to reboot the tourism-dependent economy hammered by the … Read more
Greeks flocked to the seaside on Saturday when more than 500 beaches reopened, as the country sought to walk the fine line between protecting people … Read more
Portugal is to take up to 60 unaccompanied children from Greek refugee camps, according to Socialist Party lawmaker Isabel Santos, as concern mounts over the … Read more
Microsoft Greece, Cyprus and Malta announces organizational changes in its senior management team, aiming at further strategic development of its partner network and more effective … Read more
A migrant child wearing a protective face mask sits next to plastic sacks, during her arrival at the port of Piraeus near Athens, Greece, 04 … Read more
An earthquake of magnitude 6 struck the Greek island of Crete on Saturday, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said.
The strong earthquake struck south … Read more
A Canadian helicopter with six people that was engaged in North Atlantic Treaty Organization exercises off the coast of Greece disappeared and search-and-rescue efforts were … Read more
France, Netherlands, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Greece, Ireland, Latvia, Malta, Poland and Portugal are calling on Brussels to temporarily suspend a European law granting … Read more
Packed pools, beaches and tour buses, as well as middle seats, hotel minibars and scrums at airport check-ins, may all be a thing of the … Read more
Greece on Thursday extended its general coronavirus lockdown by a week to May 4, saying any relaxation would be staggered out over May and June.… Read more
Authorities in Greece has given early indications of preparations for the reversal of the country’s lockdown. Stelios Petsas, a spokesperson for the Government, announced that … Read more
Police officers patrol the central intercity bus station of Athens, Greece, 16 April 2020.
Starting 16 April, the Greek police adopted a special operational plan … Read more
IOM, the International Organization for Migration, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, and UNICEF, the UN Children’s Fund today welcomed the relocation of 12 unaccompanied asylum-seeking … Read more
Greece plans to issue a seven-year bond in the coming hours to help boost state coffers and shield its economy from a protracted impact of … Read more
The Greek government has asked for a prosecutor to press charges against two priests after they provided holy communion on Sunday despite a ban in … Read more
Turkey allegedly has a plan to push migrants infected with the coronavirus to cross into Greece and other parts of Europe
Greek authorities were reported to have found out that numerous migrants in Turkey have been concentrating in the country’s western seaside towns, as if ready … Read more
A volunteer fills a feeder for stray cats and dogs in Thessaloniki, Greece.
The municipality of Thessaloniki placed feeders in central parts of the city … Read more
The Cruise Lines International Association and Greek government announce agreement for short-term berthing
The Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) announced on Tuesday that it has reached an agreement with the Greek government for the creation of a framework … Read more
Public hospital doctors around Greece staged protests today to demand additional staff, more ICU beds, better protective equipment and mobilization of private clinics.
POLITICO reports … Read more
Greece has quarantined a second migrant facility on its mainland after a 53-year-old man tested positive for the new coronavirus, the migration ministry said on … Read more
The European Commission has approved a series of multi-billion-euro state support packages for Greece, Poland and Portugal to help soften the economic impact of the … Read more
Greece has quarantined a migrant camp after 20 asylum seekers tested positive for coronavirus, the migration ministry said on Thursday, its first such facility … Read more