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  • Greek Consumers Significantly Increase Use of E-commerce, Survey Shows
    by Nick Kampouris on 07/04/2020 at 17:21

    Greek consumers have significantly increased their use of e-commerce due to the coronavirus pandemic, an online survey conducted by the Research Institute of Retail Consumer Goods and ELTRUN, the e-commerce laboratory of the Athens University of Economics and Business, showed on Tuesday. The survey was conducted on a sample of 1,000 consumers throughout Greece in

  • Greece into Deep Recession after Pandemic, Credit Rating Houses say
    by Philip Chrysopoulos on 07/04/2020 at 17:12

    International credit rating houses predict that Greece will go into deep recession in 2020, with the covid-19 pandemic causing a blow in the economy and a significant increase in the national debt. Tourism, Greece’s main source of revenue, is already receiving a tremendous blow that will most likely continue through the summer. At the same

  • Greek Shop Creates Coronavirus-Era Easter Bunnies With Face Masks
    by Nick Kampouris on 07/04/2020 at 17:02

    A confectioner’s shop in northern Athens recently found a way to tweak their traditional Easter chocolate bunnies to reflect the current reality of the worldwide coronavirus pandemic. The candy store, located in the region of Lykovrisi in northern Athens, is now selling all their chocolate delicacies for Easter equipped with all the appropriate …personal protective

  • Greece Rules Out Easing Curfew Before April 27 as Death Toll Rises to 81
    by Nick Kampouris on 07/04/2020 at 16:29

    Greek authorities ruled out any possibility of easing the curfew in the country before April 27, when the current status is slated to be re-evaluated, as the number of deaths continued to rise on Tuesday. The nation of Greece has suffered 81 deaths up to this moment, with an additional 77 diagnosed cases being added

  • Former Greek Government Minister Giannos Papantoniou to Be Released from Prison
    by Nick Kampouris on 07/04/2020 at 13:33

    Former prominent Greek politician and government minister Giannos Papantoniou is set to be released from prison after spending seventeen months incarcerated there. Papantoniou was found guilty of money laundering, a charge that he continues to deny. The Judicial Council of the Athens Misdemeanor Court had already accepted his release on parole; however, Papantoniou did not

  • Greece’s Stavros Niarchos Foundation Donates $100 Million to Combat Coronavirus
    by Nick Kampouris on 07/04/2020 at 13:02

    One of Greece’s largest and most generous charitable organizations, the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF), announced on Tuesday that it is donating a stunning one hundred million dollars to alleviate the effects of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. Responding to the severe and unprecedented challenges posed around the globe by COVID-19, the SNF announced its latest effort

  • Greece Prepares to See The Biggest and Brightest Supermoon of 2020
    by Nick Kampouris on 07/04/2020 at 12:46

    Amid the generalized anxiety and unrest that the coronavirus pandemic has brought upon the globe, a beautiful spectacle is on its way to remind us how the simplest things in nature are often the most beautiful to be seen in this world. The biggest and brightest moon of the entire year, which will rise in

  • Greek Leadership Pays Tribute to Greek Medical Staff on World Health Day
    by Nick Kampouris on 07/04/2020 at 11:57

    President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou, on the occasion of World Health Day on April 7, hailed the enormous efforts Greece’s medical and paramedic personnel have put forth to combat the coronavirus pandemic. ”We dedicate World Health Day to Greek male and female scientists, researchers, doctors, nurses and paramedics who are fighting against the

  • Greek Churches to Offer Holy Week Liturgies– But Behind Closed Doors
    by Nick Kampouris on 06/04/2020 at 18:50

    A Joint Ministerial Decision of Greece’s Ministries of Education and Health was published on Monday, specifying the way churches are allowed to operate between April 12 and April 20, during the Orthodox Christian Holy Week and Easter Sunday. Churches will be open and able to conduct liturgies, but must abide by under Greece’s strict  social-distancing rules

  • Coronavirus Quarantine Lifted for Two Villages in Kozani, Northern Greece
    by Nick Kampouris on 06/04/2020 at 17:11

    The total lockdown of two quarantined villages in the region of Kozani in West Macedonia, northern Greece, was legally lifted on Monday. The residents of the villages of Damaskinia and Dragasia, isolated since March 16, are now able to communicate with the rest of the world. The two communities had become a hotspot for COVID-19


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