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Saturday, November 27, 2021

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Municipality of Athens: 14 new electronic services available to citizens

The total number of digital services of the Municipality of Athens now stands at 118 after the addition of 14 new ones, which are available as of today ...

Start School of Business in Serafio-Free digital education in 45 companies in Athens

A total of 45 small and medium enterprises operating within the borders of the Municipality of Athens have the opportunity to participate for free in the Start School of Business, ...

The face of the University changes with plane trees and marbles

The planters, the benches and the palm trees on Panepistimiou Street will be a thing of the past in a few days as the Municipal Council "turned on" the green light ...

In Pagrati the first public Japanese Garden in Greece

The Municipality of Athens created the first public Japanese Garden in Greece in the Nereid Park in Pagrati, just behind the building of the National Gallery ....

The 8th "pocket" park in Patisia is ready

Athens acquires another upgraded green space, this time in Patissia. Expanding the network of "pocket" parks in the neighborhoods of the capital, the Municipality ...

The World Health Organization is sounding the alarm that one in ten people around the world may be infected with the coronavirus, warning that the vast majority of the world's population is vulnerable to Covid-19 disease.

According to Mike Ryan, a leading WHO scientist, cases are rising rapidly in parts of Southeast Asia, with an increase in cases and deaths in several European countries and the Eastern Mediterranean region.

The military and student parades of October 28 will not take place due to a pandemic, by decision of the Prime Minister, Kyriakos Mitsotakis. At 412 the dead in the country from covid 19. Twenty positive cases from the rapid test controls of EODY, in the municipality of Pella.

The government spokesman, Stelios Petsas, spoke about the image of stabilization and not an aggressive increase in cases. describing the "weekend data as relatively encouraging". He stressed that we are waiting for the tests with the mobile units in neighborhoods of Athens in the coming days, to see the epidemiological burden

As of tomorrow, the plan for the conversion of eight (8) Friendship Clubs of the city into small diagnostic test centers for COVID-19 is being implemented., in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, EODY and the General Secretariat for Civil Protection. The interested resident of Athens will contact the Friendship Club that serves his neighborhood. More information at 1595 and on the website of our station, www.athina984.gr.

The cooperation of KTEL with OASA continues with obstacles, as in none of the 6 regional buses were KTEL city buses launched, as had been planned and announced. Instead, they were used on another line, 122, Elliniko - Saronida Station. According to information, the drivers, the majority of whom do not know the itineraries of Attica, did not have enough time to learn the routes and for this reason the line 122 was preferred, which moves only on the coastal front.

The EU representative described the EU step as a welcome step towards de-escalation in the Eastern Mediterranean. for Foreign Affairs, Peter Stano the departure of "Yavouz" from the Cypriot exclusive economic zone. Nicosia speaks of a positive development, emphasizing that it is waiting for the developments in order to better assess the situation.

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg expected in Athens tomorrow, who will meet with Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and will be received by the President of the Republic, Katerina Sakellaropoulou. Mr Stoltenberg is in Ankara today for meetings with Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoλουlu and other government officials in the neighboring country.

Insisting on statements that energize the climate, Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, however, that Ankara will defend the "Blue Homeland". "We will continue to resolutely defend its interests in all seas, especially in the Aegean, the eastern Mediterranean and the Black Sea," added Defense Minister Hulusi Akar.

"Any NGO that operates legally and really wants to contribute is welcome. "But those who operate illegally, parasitically and to the detriment of our national interests, will be identified by the authorities and will face justice," said the government spokesman after the recent arrests of members of similar organizations in Mytilene.

The country aspires to be at the center of digital developments after the agreement announced by Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and Microsoft President Brad Smith. The agreement provides for the creation of a large Data Center, which will store and manage the data in the computer "cloud". The Prime Minister spoke about a significant innovative investment with multilevel economic importance, emphasizing that our country is now becoming a global hub of central storage of huge data, noting that it is something that travels the country literally in the 21st century. The financial benefit in the long run can exceed one billion, added Kyriakos Mitsotakis.

Estimating that the growth rate will reach 7,5% covering a significant part of the losses of 2020, and the primary deficit at 1% of GDP was submitted to Parliament the Preliminary Draft Budget for 2021.

The forecasts for the future of Tourism in our country are pessimistic, according to the president of the Association of Greek Tourist Enterprises, Giannis Retsos. He estimates that the revenue for 2021 will be half of last year.

WEATHER

Sparse clouds temporarily denser tomorrow in Attica. Winds South southwest. Temperature from 20 to 33 degrees Celsius. 31 points this time in Gazi.

Germany: Shortages of at least 35.000 healthcare workers for the elderly and sick

Germany has a shortage of at least 35.000 health workers to care for the elderly and the sick, as the Welt newspaper writes today, citing ...

No case of Omicron mutation at present in our country

The re-examination of 40.000 positive samples from the Coronavirus Genomic Surveillance Network has so far not detected any case of the Omicron mutation in the country ...

Kapravelos: Proposal for closed schools, masks everywhere and lockdown for the unvaccinated

Tough measures to reduce the coronavirus pandemic were proposed by the ICU director of the "Papanikolaou" hospital, Mr. Nikos Kapravelos, who speaking to SKAI ...

Ken Loach: Parthenon Sculptures stolen and must be returned to Greece

"I am just happy. The people at the university are extremely generous, very kind. The films we make are the result of a collective work and therefore this ...

G. Moustakas: Monitoring of children who have become ill. Coronavirus can affect the lungs and heart after illness

 "The only truth is that the vaccine will save us", said in Athens 9.84 and to Giannis Theodosis, the pediatrician George Moustakas. As he said, "the ...

The Dior collection for 2022 in Milos

Inspired by ancient Greece is the Dior collection for '22. In the video that the famous house shared on instagram, it shows ...

Britain: A 24-year-old woman of Kurdish origin is the first victim of the sinking of migrants in the English Channel named

A woman of Kurdish origin from northern Iraq, who was among the 27 immigrants who lost their lives trying to sail ...

IT HAPPENS IN ATHENS

University redevelopment projects start on Sunday - What pedestrians, drivers and passengers of MMM should know

In the early hours of Sunday, the renovation works of Panepistimiou Street, in the section between Amerikis and Sina Streets, begin. The project will be executed in parts and ...

The Christmas Factory: The largest Christmas village opens its doors in Technopolis

The happiest and safest Christmas park in the city opens its doors on Saturday, November 27, 2021. The Christmas Factory, the largest, safest ...

"Athenian Book Routes": The author Alexis Stamatis introduces us to "his" Exarchia

The pioneering program "Athenian Book Routes" continues in December with new tours in the neighborhoods. The "Athenian Book Routes", the special cultural action, which the ...

"The Greek summer" by Charles Howard at the Cultural Center "Melina" of the Municipality of Athens

The solo exhibition of Charles Howard, entitled "The Greek summer", is presented by the Organization of Culture, Sports and Youth of the Municipality of Athens (OPANDA) from December 4, 2021 ...

Event for the results of the Greek #MeToo

"#MetooGR: from staff to politics again" On the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Gender-Based Violence, the Diotima Center organizes the online event with ...