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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 fourth wave of the pandemic is evolving into an epidemic of the unvaccinated, while young people are losing their lives due to the complications of Covid-19.
Yesterday, a 32-year-old man in Kalavrita, a 34-year-old woman from Trikala and a 49-year-old man in Heraklion lost their lives within a few hours. All three were unvaccinated.

Children transmit and are "reservoirs" to facilitate new mutations, said the President of the National Vaccination Committee Maria Theodoridou, adding that minors have the same viral load as adults and transmit the same, which is why it is important to be vaccinated. Regarding immunity, Ms. Theodoridou said that people who have become ill and have been vaccinated subsequently have a better immune response.

EODY announced 3.164 new cases of coronavirus yesterday. 43 patients lost their lives, 347 are hospitalized by intubation.

The society will not close again, the Minister of Health, Thanos Plevris, underlined last night, speaking at a special event organized by the Economist in Athens, on the topic of low birth rate. "The choice one has not to be vaccinated is respected, but society can not be left behind," said Mr. Plevris. He stated that "20% of those over 60, ie 633.000 citizens, have chosen not to be vaccinated in our country.

Fears that after December the situation will be very difficult in terms of the spread of the coronavirus, as vaccinations have been reduced while other viruses such as the flu will break out, said the president of EINAP Matina Pagoni, while appearing very cautious about parades in Northern Greece.

The EU regulator said he has started evaluating the use of the Pfizer / BioNTech vaccine against Covid-19 in children 5 to 11 years of age.

Developments in the Cyprus, Eastern Mediterranean and Libya will be at the center of today's 9th tripartite Greece-Egypt-Cyprus Summit, to be held in Athens.
Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Nikos Anastasiadis and Fatah Al Sisi are still expected to adopt a Joint Declaration that will mark their common views on developments in the region and the wide range of cooperation between the three countries, especially in the field of energy and environment.

The EU's European External Action Service will prepare a "selection document" in response to the non-reversal of Ankara's behavior in Varosha, as announced by the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Josep Borrell, after the Council of Ministers Of Foreign Affairs in Luxembourg.

He described as "unacceptable" the harassment of ships in the EEZ of Member States and stressed that all Member States expressed strong solidarity with Greece and Cyprus.

Traffic regulations in Athens until one in the afternoon, due to the events for the handover ceremony of the Olympic Flame for the Beijing Winter Olympics at the Panathinaiko Stadium.
Detailed measures on our website www.athina984.gr.

A 24-hour strike and a rally at 10 in the morning on Chalkokondyli Street was announced today by GENOP PPC reacting to the management's decision to increase the Share Capital.

The Turkish Foreign Ministry has summoned the ambassadors of ten countries, including the United States, Germany and France, to protest their call for the release of publisher and host Osman Kavala, the Turkish state news agency Anatolia reported.

Kavala, 63, was arrested in October 2017 on various charges related to anti-government protests in Gezi Park in 2013 and the failed 2016 coup. He remains in prison for at least three years without being convicted.

In a match for the 6th game of the Super League, Aris beat Lamia 1-0 away from home, while in basketball Panathinaikos prevailed 92-78 over Ionikos Nikaia in OAKA for the 3rd game of the Basketball League.

WEATHER

A few clouds temporarily increased with the possibility of local rains in the north, are forecast for today in Attica. Temperature in Athens from 13 to 22 degrees Celsius. 15 points at this time in the Technopolis in Gazi.

State Department and CDC Travel Guide for 8 African Countries Due to Omicron

Travel directives for eight African countries were issued tonight by the State Department and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), since the White House had ...

Germany: 2 Omicron cases in Bavaria - President Steinmeier cancels Gulf tour

Two cases of the Omicron variant have been detected in Bavaria, the state Ministry of Health announced today. The two patients, who have been isolated, arrived at ...

News bulletin at 20:00

Global health alarm due to the "O" mutation of the coronavirus that seems to have started in Botswana and is three times more contagious than the mutation ...

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

The happiest and safest Christmas park in the city opened its doors in the Technopolis of the Municipality of Athens. The Christmas Factory, the largest, safest and ...

Telephone communication N. Dendia with the UAE Foreign Minister

Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias had an extensive and friendly conversation with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan. The telephone ...

Omicron Mutation: Extraordinary measures in Great Britain announced by B. Johnson

The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Boris Johnson announced tonight new measures in an effort to stop the spread of the Omicron variant, emphasizing that all those ...

News bulletin at 19:00

Pandemic rates remain alarmingly high. EODY announced 5.870 new cases of coronavirus. Of these 1624 in Attica, 1019 in Thessaloniki. Nine more ...

IT HAPPENS IN ATHENS

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

The happiest and safest Christmas park in the city opened its doors in the Technopolis of the Municipality of Athens. The Christmas Factory, the largest, safest and ...

University redevelopment projects start tomorrow - 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 ...

"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 ...