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Municipality of Athens: In Agios Artemios the 7th "pocket" park of Athens

In Agios Artemios, in a densely populated neighborhood of Athens, also known as Gouva, the 7th in a row pocket park of the city was "born". With the...

What will the University be like after the renovation - The project in 20 questions and answers

At the end of 2021, the works for the final renovation of the University begin and are expected to be completed in 12 to 15 months. The budget ...

A new "green" neighborhood in Petralona - The network of "pocket" parks in Athens is growing

By strengthening the network of "pocket" parks, the Municipality of Athens continues to create "green" meeting points for the residents of Athens, in the context of this ...

The INNOVATHENS training program for October

INNOVATHENS, the Innovation & Entrepreneurship Hub of the Technopolis of the Municipality of Athens in Gazi, continues the exciting educational program of workshops and free seminars, specially designed ...

Tennis, Athletics and Self Defense at OPANDA

The registrations for the Sports Learning Academies (tennis, athletics and self-defense) of OPANDA open on Friday 17/09/21, for children 6-15 years old, adults, and candidates ...

The Cyprus issue, the situation in the Eastern Mediterranean and immigration were among other things at the center of Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis' meeting with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres in New York. Tonight, the Prime Minister will address the UN General Assembly. Apostolos Chondropoulos will tell us more…

The Archbishop of America, Elpidoforos, expressed his regret for the "pain" he caused to his "Cypriot and Greek-American brothers", after the reactions that were provoked.

Turkey's actions in the Aegean were put on the table at the meeting of Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias with his Egyptian counterpart Sameh Sukri in New York. According to diplomatic sources, the meeting took place at a critical time, as Turkey wants to build bridges of communication in Egypt and decongest tensions in their relations.

Mr. Dendias referred to the most recent Turkish delinquency, during which Turkish naval vessels moved threateningly against Greek naval vessels.

For his part, the Egyptian Foreign Minister referred to the second round of contacts between the Egyptian and Turkish Foreign Ministers, analyzing the reasons why there is no prospect of normalization of relations between the two countries. As he stressed, the main reason for normalization is the cessation of Turkey's aggressive behavior towards Greece and Cyprus.

Let us now go to the field of the pandemic. "Danger bell", due to the increasing trend of cases in Northern Greece, the Deputy Minister of Health Mina Gaga rang, speaking to the established information. Professor Vana Papaevangelou spoke about the "pandemic of the unvaccinated", noting that the Delta mutation also affects younger ages, as - as she explained - one in three cases concerns children under 18 years of age.

In the "red" the regional units of Kastoria, Drama and Xanthi in the updated epidemiological map of the country. Restrictive measures in force from today in these 3 regional units. The validity of the special, local character, measures in the Regional Units of Pieria, Imathia, Pella, Kavala and Argolida is extended. Except for the regional unit of Evritania.

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has approved a third dose of vaccine for Americans 3 and older who have an underlying disease, but not for younger, high-risk workers.

According to information, PPC is proceeding with an increase of Share Capital of 750 million euros, aiming, according to information, at the entry of an investor in its share capital.

"The government has decided to donate one of its most 'expensive silverware'. The increase of the share capital of PPC, with the conditions that take place, ie without the participation of the main shareholder, is equivalent to his 'resignation' and marks the end of the largest industrial enterprise of our country ", GENOP states in its announcement.

"The sudden decision to privatize PPC is a crime against the Greek people," SYRIZA said in a statement.

Former police officer Derek Sowin, who was convicted of the murder of African-American George Floyd in 2020, has filed an appeal. A Minnesota judge sentenced him to 25 years in prison.

And the weather: Improving weather from today across the country. The weather in Attica is expected to be clear. Temperature in Athens up to 25 degrees Celsius. 17 points at this time in Technopolis here in Gazi.

 

Kozani: Schools are closed today due to a failure in the district heating pipe of the city

All primary and secondary schools (Primary, Kindergartens, Kindergartens, Gymnasiums and Lyceums) in the city of ... will remain closed tomorrow.

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The Prime Minister, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, is expected to answer a topical question about the pandemic at 10 in the morning. The question was submitted to the Parliament, the leader ...

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Additional measures and interventions to alleviate households from the wave of price increases that hit the global economy, announced the government spokesman, Giannis Oikonomou. Between...

AEK is stormy, in its first Gianniki, 3-0 against Atromitos

AEK prevailed, easily 3-0 Atromitou with 3-0 in OAKA in the maiden match of Argyris Giannikis on its bench. Neither the interruption due to Nationals, nor ...

Super League: The panorama of the 6th game

Olympiakos defeated PAS Giannina 2-1 and reached the top after the impressive 4-4 in Toumba, between PAOK and Volos. See results, highlights, ...

Olympiacos with El Arabi at the top

Olympiakos did not impress with its performance in Ioannina, but defeated PAS 2-1 thanks to goals from Agibu (17 '), El Arabi ...

Coronavirus: 1.712 cases, 27 deaths, 357 intubated

The new laboratory confirmed cases of coronavirus recorded in the last 24 hours are 1.712, of which 8 were identified after checks at the gates ...

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Art Athina returns from November 1st

Art Athina returns digitally but also in physical space: through the digital platform Art Athina Virtual 2021 and with the exhibition in ...

The 4th Municipal Community in the area of ​​Kolonos was at the center of the cleaning operation of the Municipality of Athens

The 4th Municipal community in the area of ​​Kolonos was today at the center of the cleaning and disinfection operation by competent teams of the Municipality of Athens, in ...

World Day Against Poverty - "Protection Net" of the Municipality of Athens for the vulnerable population of the city

October 17, World Poverty Day, is dedicated to the struggle of all those who find it difficult to cope in their daily lives. THE...

Tree planting in Drakopoulou Park

The residents of the area of ​​Patissia remain on foot after the demolition, three weeks ago, of a listed building on the Drakopoulou estate by the owner of ...

"Clean Ring" from October 25 - Which cars "win" free

The measure of the "Clean Ring" in the center of Athens comes into force on October 25. As decided at an inter-ministerial meeting under the Minister of State, ...