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Saturday, 6 March, 2021

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Another "Pocket Park" of 750 sq.m. is ready. in Pagrati

It is the third "Pocket Park" that is completed in Athens and now establishes a new tactic in the use of public space. In an abandoned place ...

Ten years without Miltiadis Evert

The companions and all those who had met him several times in a social and journalistic context, speak of an honest, dynamic and open-hearted man. Others remember ...

Innovathens: Online Discussion on Personal Data Protection 

Online Discussion on Personal Data Protection (GDPR) and Innovation On the occasion of the European Day for the Protection of Personal Data, the non ...

The second "pocket park" in Athens is ready

The second "pocket park" is handed over by the Municipality of Athens to the inhabitants of the city and specifically of Kolonos. A small oasis of greenery in the heart of the neighborhood, ...

Strefi hill is once again a place of walk and recreation

Another emblematic area of ​​Athens, it comes out of lethargy and abandonment. The hill of Strefi that has been connected to the promenade, the ...

Zero rents for the months of January and February for businesses that were closed by state order until January 15, compensation for property owners and suspension of payments for checks are provided, among other things, by the bill of the Ministry of Finance submitted to Parliament. The bill provides for financial assistance of 120 million euros to Aegean Airlines, which, however, must have raised a share capital of 60 million euros.

 

The image of Attica, which shows 50% of the total cases, worries the experts. Yesterday EODY announced 842 new infections with 427 being detected in Attica and mainly in the central and northern sector. Twenty-one people lost their lives due to coronary complications. Twenty-two victims, 283 are admitted to the ICU.

At 62 cases of the British coronavirus mutation, as three more were identified in northern Greece,

 

The decision on the AstraZeneca vaccine is expected on Friday by the European Medicines Agency, which is examining its effectiveness and if it gets the green light, the way will be opened for the Commission to approve its release on the European market.

AstraZeneca, in an effort to shed tones against Brussels over delays in vaccine shipments, said it was speeding up deliveries.

The multinational Johnson & Johnson is expected to publish the results of clinical trials of its coronary vaccine next week.

Earlier, the EU had warned that it intended to limit exports of vaccines produced in its member countries, amid a dispute with manufacturers over delivery time, which is expected to mainly affect Pfizer exports to Britain. "I do not think protectionism is the right approach to pandemic," said Matt Hancock, Britain's health minister. vaccines.

 

"Any opening we are attempting will be extremely careful and measured", stressed the Prime Minister, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, speaking in the afternoon in a teleconference organized by the Organizational Secretariat of ND for the cutting of the royal pie.

"We will evaluate the epidemiological data at any time and if we need to make an adjustment to our strategy, we will not hesitate to do so," he said.

 

A case file, for which an expert has been appointed by the Coast Guard, in order to investigate the circumstances of the death of former Minister Sifi Valyrakis, is being formed by the local port authority, following the family's allegations of criminal activity.

 

The Municipality of Athens is creating a protection shield for the homeless in the city from tomorrow at six in the morning, in view of the impending wave of bad weather.

The Dormitory of the Multipurpose Center opens on a 24-hour basis, on Acharnon 3, the Cultural Center of Grava and the Indoor Basketball Court - Rouf, where our fellow citizens, in addition to meals and hospitality, will also do RapidTest for the Covid-19. At the same time, the teams of "Street Work" will be on the streets around the clock. The Reception and Solidarity call center of the Municipality of Athens (24-210) and the four-digit 5246515 are in 1595-hour operation.

 

The United States plans to order an additional 200 million doses of coronary artery vaccine to vaccinate 300 million people by the end of the summer, a senior government official has said.

 

WEATHER

Cloudy skies temporarily increased with local rains in the morning are forecast for today in Attica.

Transient snowfalls will occur in the surrounding mountains and temporarily in the northern semi-mountains. The winds will blow west northwest 6 to 8 Beaufort, with gradual weakening.

The temperature will range from one to 9 degrees Celsius. 11 points, at this time, in Technopolis, here, in Gazi.

News bulletin at 13:00

The situation is marginal in the hospitals of Attica with almost all the beds in the Intensive Care Units occupied due to the wide spread of the coronavirus that ...

F. Petsas from Thessaly: On Monday, 300.000 euros are deposited in each earthquake-stricken municipality

On Monday, 300.000 euros will be deposited in each municipality affected by the earthquake, so that the payment of the money to ...

The awarding of the gold medal to Tentoglou

The seventh gold medal of our country in the history of the European Indoor Championship is in the hands of Miltos Tentoglou from today. The awarding of medals ...

Episodes in the center of Athens in a rally in favor of Koufontina - Hector's son was brought in

Episodes took place on Saturday afternoon at a rally of solidarity with Dimitris Koufontinas at Syntagma. The demonstrators were chased by MAT men and ...

Thessaloniki: Arrest of a 27-year-old immigrant trafficker

A young foreigner was arrested for illegal transportation of foreigners, on Friday afternoon, near the settlement of Nymfopetra, outside Thessaloniki. This is a 27-year-old from Palestine, ...

Cyprus: The vaccination program is accelerating

"I am very pleased to announce that Cyprus has reached 100.000 vaccinations. "Hundreds of lives are saved thanks to vaccines and thousands of people avoid the disease", he states ...

The Omonia and Syntagma Metro stations are closed

The Omonia and Syntagma stations were closed by order of the Police. Isidore Roussos

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The Omonia and Syntagma Metro stations are closed

The Omonia and Syntagma stations were closed by order of the Police. Isidore Roussos

Free Sampling Tests for Coronavirus on Sunday at Syntagma

Free Sampling Checks, by Mobile Health Groups (KOMY) of the National Organization of Public Health (EODY), will take place on Sunday, March 7, 2021, from 10:00 ...

Carnival bus and internet treasure hunt in the Municipality of Ilio

Without the thousands of carnivalgoers from the schools and the Associations of the city, without the traditional customs of Shrove Monday but with a big smile, pleasant ...

OPANDA: Online carnival programs for children

Do you know Boules and Giannitsaros or what does "Amola kaloumba" mean? Do you know the commedia dell'arte and what is the role of the Harlequin in it? Carnival ...

International Women's Day in Athens 9.84

International Women's Day, March 8, marks the daily struggles of women around the world and the ongoing effort to promote their rights. Simultaneously,...