Greece Welcomes 2021 With Renewed Hope for a Better Year

Greece welcomes 2021 like all other nations across the world, with its citizens hoping beyond hope that the new year will be a much better...
Eustathia Kampisiouli was the first Greek citizen to get the new coronavirus vaccine.

Greece Starts Coronavirus Vaccination Operation

It is official: the first coronavirus vaccines were administered in Greece and across the European Union on Sunday, December 27, 2020. A new, brighter chapter...

Greece Imposes Stricter Local Lockdowns; Records 1,155 Cases Thursday

Greek Deputy Minister for Civil Protection Nikos Chardalias announced a series of new emergency measures on Thursday for the regions of western Attica that...

Greece Announces Limited Reopening for Christmas

The Greek government announced on Friday a set of measures for the reopening of some businesses in the retail sector for Christmas sales. It...

Greece Records 1,382 Cases, 102 Deaths on Tuesday

A total of 1,382 new cases of Covid-19 were diagnosed in Greece on Tuesday, and 579 people with the virus are currently intubated in...

Why Greece Was Less Effective in Dealing with Covid’s Second Wave

While Greece was internationally praised for its initial response to the Covid-19 pandemic back in the spring, its response to the second wave was...

Covid-19: Greece Records 1,667 New Cases Friday, 98 Deaths

A total of 1,667 new coronavirus cases were diagnosed in Greece on Friday, suggesting a gradual decline in viral transmission in the country. There...

Lockdown Extended as Greece Records 622 Intubations, 100 Deaths Thursday

A record-breaking 622 Covid-19 patients are currently intubated in Greece, and 100 people with the virus passed away on Thursday. A total of 2,186...

Pfizer CEO Bourla Announces Second Hub in Thessaloniki at Greek Economic Summit

Pfizer Chairman and CEO Albert Bourla announced on Wednesday that the pharmaceutical giant is to establish a second hub in Thessaloniki, employing 350 people. The...

Greece Announces First Locally-Made Rapid Coronavirus Test

Greece announced on Monday the first locally-produced rapid antigen test for the novel coronavirus, in a development hailed by the Development Ministry as a...

PM Mitsotakis Urges People to Get Coronavirus Vaccine Following Thessaloniki Visit

Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis visited the coronavirus-ravaged port city of Thessaloniki in Central Macedonia on Saturday, where he urged people to get the coronavirus...

Covid-19: Greece Announces Record Number of 108 Deaths, 522 Intubated

Greece's National Public Health Organization (EODY) announced a record number of 108 deaths on Saturday and 2,311 new Covid-19 infections, while 522 patients are...

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