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SOCIETY

Greek children are unprotected from the traps of the internet, with one in three teens having been harassed online and one in four having received friend requests from strangers, according to a survey on internet safety. 


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NEWS

The use of social media by Greeks is in steady ascendancy according to a nationwide survey by the Focus Bari company which showed that more than four in five Greeks (82%) were active on such platforms in the first half of 2021. 


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ECONOMY

Greece’s construction sector will get a significant boost from the funds disbursed through the European Union’s Recovery and Resilience Facility, Fitch Solutions estimates in a report released last week.

It is estimated that 80-100% of fan mussel populations were recently lost during a sudden increase in mortality rates in Spain, Italy and other regions of the Mediterranean Basin, while 30% of all red coral was destroyed by a single storm.
NEWS

Mediterranean tropicalization is rampant, with temperatures rising 20% faster than the global average, fish migrating, invasive species appearing while native species disappear, marine angiosperm sea meadows and coral reefs being destroyed, and jellyfish populations spreading. The above consequences of the climate crisis on the Mediterranean are revealed in a recent World Wildlife Fund report titled […]



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ECONOMY

A little over one in six, or 17%, of Greece’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have returned to their pre-pandemic sales levels and another 50% expect to do so within two years, a National Bank of Greece survey has found.


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NEWS

Ruling New Democracy has a 13-point lead over main opposition SYRIZA in voting intentions, according to Pulse opinion poll for private broadcaster SKAI.

People sit at a bar amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), as the ancient Parthenon temple is seen atop the Acropolis hill, in Athens, Wednesday. [Reuters]
NEWS

Amid growing concern over the downward trend in daily vaccinations, a new poll by Pulse on behalf of Skai TV has shown that among those who have not yet received a shot, 40% said they never intend to get one while 24% said they would at a much later date.