Greece turns “green” on Covid-19 Map – Opens tourism for Russia and Australia

By |2021-04-25T21:18:27+03:00April 25th, 2021|Online news / Blog|

Greece extends the list of coutries whose nationals do not have to go into seven-day quarantine upon arrival. The new list includes: Russia Australia New Zealand South Korea, Rwanda Singapore Thailand. Travelers need to present proof of vaccination or a negative Covid-19 test result.  Russian citizens will be able to enter Greece through nine airports [...]

Bridging the digital gap: Amazon to offer training to Greece’s jobless

By |2021-04-23T18:05:36+03:00April 23rd, 2021|Online news / Blog|

Amazon Web Services (AWS) and the Hellenic Manpower Employment Organisation (OAED) join forces to fight unemployment in Greece. The two parties signed a memorandum of cooperation to reduce the digital gap in Greece and train those who are currently unemployed. Focus will be given on enhancing skills in digital cloud technologies (cloud services), professional rehabilitation [...]

“Bubble cruises” – “green certificates”: Cruise ships return to Greece

By |2021-04-23T03:00:59+03:00April 23rd, 2021|Online news / Blog|

One after another major cruise operators announce they resume sailings to Greece. The country officially opens its tourism on May 14. A number of cruise operators have already scheduled trips in Greece, assuring all necessary health and safety measures will be taken to protect both passengers and crew. Most cruise operators will allow only vaccinated [...]

“Greece 2.0”: a lot of hard work ahead

By |2021-04-19T12:00:50+03:00April 19th, 2021|Online news / Blog|

“Greece 2.0”: a lot of hard work ahead By Antonis D. Papagiannidis The self-congratulatory tones abounding in presentations of the National Recovery Plan with which Greece approaches the Next Generation EU/RRF instrument have been fading as of lately. True enough, European officials have joined in praises to the “Greece 2.0” programme presented by no less [...]

Greece and Turkey: The day after Dendias visit in Ankara

By |2021-04-16T12:26:07+03:00April 16th, 2021|Online news / Blog|

The Greek minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Dendias, concluded his visit in Ankara, on Thursday, after meeting with his counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu and the President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The two sides agreed to meet again in Geneva at the end of April “to work together to improve Turkey-Greece relations" as the Turkish Foreign [...]

Greek Patriot anti-aircraft system in Saudi Arabia

By |2021-04-14T23:16:42+03:00April 14th, 2021|Online news / Blog|

Greece is expected to finalise a deal with Saudi Arabia for the deployment of a Greek Patriot anti-aircraft system next week, Reuters news agency reported stating two government officials in Athens. Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias and Defence Minister Nikos Panagiotopoulos are due to travel to Riyadh next week to sign the agreement, one of the [...]

Nikos Dendias is packing his bags for Ankara

By |2021-04-15T15:57:51+03:00April 12th, 2021|Online news / Blog|

Nikos Dendias is packing his bags for Ankara by Antonis D. Papagiannidis The visit of Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias to Ankara and his planned meeting with his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu was announced when the 62nd round of Greek-Turkish exploratory talks was held in Athens (March 16). The announcement of the Dendias-Cavusoglu meeting, with [...]

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