26.08.2021 / 09:15

A church on the island of Crete will double up a vaccination center, the first of its kind in Greece. Located in the village of Acharnes, around 20 minutes from the city of Iraklio, the Church of Agios Nikolaos will serve locals and non-locals alike.

26.08.2021 / 08:45

As the deadline approaches for the implementation of mandatory vaccinations in the public health system next week, the Health Ministry on Wednesday suspended all holiday leave of staff, effective September 1.

25.08.2021 / 20:20

The union representing Greek public hospital staff (POEDIN) is planning a strike and a rally in downtown Athens on Thursday to protest the mandatory vaccination of healthcare workers against Covid-19.

15.06.2021 / 20:41

Two-thirds of Greeks aged 18-34 live with their parents, according to Eurostat data, which puts Greece in sixth place among 35 European countries.

21.05.2021 / 20:15

Greeks have saved themselves an estimated 75 hours each between last summer and March thanks to the introduction of digital appointments with public services, according to the Digital Governance Ministry.

17.05.2021 / 11:30

Τhe village of Sokaras lies about 30 kilometers from Crete’s southern coast and 50 km south of the island capital, Iraklio. Only 50 of the 1,200 residents have so far been vaccinated against Covid-19 and another 100 are on a waiting list, says Yiannis Vilanakis, the president of the community.

25.04.2021 / 11:35

Over the last decade, Forbes magazine has published a popular list that highlights 30 people under the age of 30 who are successful in a variety of sectors, including technology, the arts and culture. Six years ago, Forbes began publishing a European version of the list, which this year features over 300 young people who […]

27.11.2020 / 09:11

The painting is a feast of colors and allegories – the body of the Homeric hero shines under the light as he places three flowers on his bird cage-for-a-head. The ancient philosopher, dressed in a green tunic, is carrying three fish in his hand.