There are about 4,5 million confirmed appointments that have been closed from today until July, while the data bring the first citizens 50 to 54 years old, 316.275 in total, who either carried out the first vaccination dose or went on a scheduled appointment.
The following is the age group of 45 to 49 years with 300.476 vaccinations or scheduled appointments.
"In total, more than four million citizens have already been vaccinated or have scheduled their appointments. We are being vaccinated, we are strengthening the firewall against the coronavirus ", writes the Minister of Digital Government, Kyriakos Pierrakakis, on social media.
The electronic services provided by the General Secretariat for Information Systems of Public Administration will be out of operation until 12 noon tomorrow due to their planned upgrade works. The vaccination platform emvolio.gov.gr operates normally, which is supported by a standby infrastructure for the service of the citizens.
The organized beaches in the country are reopening from today in the context of the partial and gradual lifting of restrictive measures due to coronavirus.
Kindergartens, Primary and Secondary Schools are open again from Monday. Students, teachers and other staff are invited to attend the school with a negative test certificate. Also on Monday, the living sections of tutoring centers and foreign language centers, which are related to the conduct of examinations, open.
From May 10, the administrative courts will reopen, as well as certain procedures in civil and criminal courts.
The museums open on May 14, while the conservatories reopen on May 17.
Also on May 17, the kindergartens and nurseries will reopen.
An outbreak of cases is recorded in Etoloakarnania, where in the last 24 hours 150 new infections were recorded, which within 12 days, increased eightfold. As of today, the municipality of Messolonghi is in deep red, as is the municipality of Visaltia, in Serres. The settlement of Kastania in Orestiada is in universal lockdown - corresponding to Kalymnos.
Removal of vaccine patent will not solve the problem in the short term, said Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and called on the United States and other vaccine-producing countries to export their products instead of discussing copyright abolition.
The leaders of the 27 governments of the European Union are expected to pledge today, at their informal Summit in Porto, that they will fight against gender discrimination and tackling poverty. According to a draft of the document, which came to the knowledge of the German Agency, the text will state that "Our commitment to unity and solidarity means ensuring equal opportunities for all and that no one will be left behind."
"In Greece we have managed to maintain the unemployment rate at pre-pandemic levels of the coronavirus", stressed yesterday the Prime Minister, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, during his speech at the thematic meeting "Labor and Employment" in the context of the first day of work of the informal Summit. "Spending money to protect jobs is an investment and the right policy," he said, stressing that new jobs will not come through consumption but through investment.
In sports news
and the 6th game of the playoffs of the Super League at 7 and a half play: Volos - Larissa, Panaitolikos - Atromitos and Lamia - OFI.
And the weather
Generally clear in Attica, with sparse clouds. Temperature from 15 to 31 degrees Celsius.