20.04.2021 / 13:56

The Greek government and the country’s Orthodox Church have reached an informal compromise on how to mark Easter at the end of the month, allowing services to be held outdoors and holding the main service on May 1 two hours earlier, Kathimerini understands.

15.04.2021 / 15:06

With the return of face-to-face learning at primary and high schools (grades 1, 2 and 3) still on hold, private cramming and foreign language schools are expected to be the next in line to reopen.

09.04.2021 / 20:47

Greece has really impressed them. Studying at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens’ Philosophy School, being able to walk around internationally renowned archaeological sites such as the Acropolis, getting to know the people in their neighborhood and enjoying the country’s fair climate.

08.04.2021 / 14:40

Students who are foreign nationals will be issued a provisional social security identification number (AMKA) so they can buy a self-testing kit ahead of the reopening of schools on Monday, a senior official of the Education Ministry told Kathimerini on Thursday, responding to complaints from private schools that several pupils do not have access to the tests.

07.04.2021 / 16:28

A panel of experts advising the Greek government on the coronavirus has recommended the reopening of high schools throughout the country next week (April 12) for face-to-face learning, Kathimerini understands. 

01.04.2021 / 18:49

The government will be able to provide extraordinary funding to the Church of Greece and other religious organizations in the country, to address the needs that have arisen due to the pandemic.