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 2021-09-27 21:21 

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Super League summit reverts to Red again...

Olympiakos, PAOK and Panathinaikos were the big winners of round 4 of the Super League, but it is only the Reds that have climbed at the top of the table....

 2021-09-27 20:52 

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Skrekas asks RAE to cancel Evia license...

The Regulatory Authority for Energy (RAE) must revoke the licenses for wind turbines it has approved for Istiaia, in fire-devastated northern Evia, Environment and Energy Minister Kostas Skrekas demanded in a letter on Monday....

 2021-09-27 20:39 

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ATHEX: Mixed day with small index gains...

The Greek stock market once again on Monday followed in the footsteps of its eurozone peers that made no secret of their satisfaction with the German election result....

 2021-09-27 19:44 

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Tents set up for quake-stricken residents in southern Crete...

Greek authorities set up tents for the homeless residents of the village of Arkalohori in southern Crete on Monday evening, after an earthquake registering 5.8 on the Richter scale killed one person and injured 20....

 2021-09-27 19:19 

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PM: 'Substantial deepening' of Greek-French cooperation with frigates deal...

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said Greece and France are heading towards "a substantial deepening of the strategic cooperation" with Athens' decision to buy French FDI frigates and Gowind-class corvettes for the Hellenic Navy....

 2021-09-27 18:30 

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Logistics fair running October 2-4 at Metropolitan Expo...

The 8th international Supply Chain and Logistics exhibition opens this Saturday, October 2 at the Metropolitan Expo center....

 2021-09-27 17:19 

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Ministry refutes discrimination allegation by mother...

The Health Ministry has rejected allegations of discrimination against a female doctor regarding the recruitment process at the National Health System (ESY)....

 2021-09-27 17:18 

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Strong quake hits Greek island of Crete; one dead, 20 injured...

A strong, prolonged earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of at least 5.8 struck the Greek island of Crete on Monday, killing one person and injuring 20, while damaging homes and churches and causing rock slides near the country's fourth-largest cit...

 2021-09-27 16:58 

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Vaccination committee agrees on Pfizer for booster shot...

Greece will use the Pfizer mRNA vaccine as a booster shot, the chair of the Greek National Vaccination Committee announced on Monday....

 2021-09-27 16:45 

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The new German government and Greece...

Soon Greece will have to work with a new government in Berlin. All indications are that it is likely to include the Greens and the Free Democrats (FDP), the third and fourth party in Sunday's elections....

 2021-09-27 16:30 

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Gov't tells regulator to withdraw wind turbine permits in fire-affected areas...

The country's energy regulator should withdraw a permit for the erection of wind turbines on a mountain in northern Evia affected by last August's wildfires, a government minister said on Monday....

 2021-09-27 15:55 

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Cartoon by Ilias Makris (27/09/2021)...
 2021-09-27 15:48 

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Turkey now 'acting without logic,' says Dendias...

Greece must break the "stereotype of a Balkan Turko-centric provincialism in its foreign policy" and "spread its wings to the new reality," Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias has said, following his return from the 76th UN General Assembly....

 2021-09-27 14:57 

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Number of intubated Covid patients rises to 423...

Greek health authorities announced 2,130 new coronavirus infections for the 24-hour period ending 3 p.m. Monday, as well as 47 deaths....

 2021-09-27 14:32 

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Man arrested over bank heist in central Athens...

One of the alleged perpetrators in the armed robbery of a Piraeus Bank branch on Mitropoleos Street in central Athens on September 14 was arrested on Monday....

 2021-09-27 13:03 

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No deportation risk for irregular migrants getting vaccination...

A bill allowing irregular migrants living in Greece to get vaccinated against Covid-19 without the fear of being deported is being introduced to a parlaimentary committee on Monday....

 2021-09-27 12:57 

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Defense pact talks with US hit snag...

Talks between Greece and the United States about the renewal of the Mutual Defense Cooperation Agreement (MDCA) between the new countries have hit a roadblock because of different approaches to technical and political issues, Greek officials say....

 2021-09-27 12:29 

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How the past elucidates the future of the 'Second Cold War'...

Is the US destined to enter a Thucydides Trap with China? Following the signs of economic decoupling between the two superpowers and the cracks in the globalized economy, which paradigm is better fit to own the future?...

 2021-09-27 12:17 

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Baby Asya arrives in Nicosia for life-saving treatment...

One-year-old Asya Polatli, who is in need of expensive gene therapy, flew from Turkey to Larnaca on Monday after health authorities in the Republic of Cyprus said the Turkish Cypriot infant who had already begun treatment in Turkey could be admitted to a ...

 2021-09-27 12:14 

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Tiny Greek satellites almost make it to space...

Two tiny satellites also called picosatellites created by Greek non-profit organization Libre Space Foundation were included in a test rocket launch by US company Firefly Aerospace....

 2021-09-27 11:35 

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Safety inspections begin in aftermath of tremor that killed one...

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of at least 5.8 struck the Greek island of Crete on Monday, killing one person and injuring several others, while damaging homes and churches and causing rock slides near the country's fourth-largest city....

 2021-09-27 11:24 

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Long training for forklift operators...

Greece has a shortage of forklift operators because of antiquated laws requiring a long apprenticeship and more than a year's worth of wages before certification....

 2021-09-27 11:10 

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France to supply frigates, corvettes for Greek navy...

Greece and France have reached an agreement for the supply of French FDI frigates and Gowind-class corvettes for the Hellenic Navy, Kathimerini understands....

 2021-09-27 10:30 

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Drug mule who swallowed 40 bags of cocaine caught by police...

A 28-year-old drug mule has been nabbed in Athens, Greece....

 2021-09-27 10:28 

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Ex caretaker PM speaks about plan to shut banks in 2012...

Former caretaker prime minister Panagiotis Pikramenos has explained that the administration he was in charge of had prepared plans to shut down Greece's banking system if elections in 2012 could not produce a government....

 2021-09-27 09:46 

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Strong quake hits island of Crete; 1 dead, 9 injured...

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of at least 5.8 struck the Greek island of Crete on Monday, killing one person and injuring several others, while damaging homes and churches and causing rock slides near the country's fourth-largest city....

 2021-09-27 09:42 

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European Children's Ombudspersons meet in Athens...

Greece will assume the presidency of the European Network of Children's Ombudspersons (ENOC) following its annual meeting in Athens on Monday and Tuesday....

 2021-09-27 09:28 

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Air raid sirens to sound across Greece on Tuesday...

Civil defense sirens are expected to go off around Greece on Tuesday as part of an annual military and public warning exercise dubbed Parmenion after the Macedonian general who served Philip II and Alexander the Great....

 2021-09-27 09:06 

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Strong quake hits Crete, one person killed...

A strong earthquake measuring 5.8 shook Greece's largest island Crete on Monday and one person was killed when a church dome collapsed, authorities said....

 2021-09-27 08:39 

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Earthquake of magnitude 5.8 strikes Crete...

A strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.8 struck the southern Greek island of Crete Monday, sending residents into the streets. There was no immediate information on injuries, but local media reported some damage to buildings in villages nea...

 2021-09-27 08:24 

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GEK Terna in talks with Hard Rock...

The first stage toward the contract for the Elliniko casino is set to be completed within the next couple of weeks with listed constructor GEK Terna as the sole shareholder....

 2021-09-27 08:19 

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At least one dead in Crete quake...

At least one person has died after a strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.8 struck the southern island of Crete on Monday....

 2021-09-27 07:44 

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Strong quake rattles Greek island of Crete...

A strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.8 has struck the southern Greek island of Crete, rattling residents....

 2021-09-27 06:42 

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Expert warns of 5th wave as delta spreads...

Greece is at risk of a fifth wave of Covid-19 as an outbreak of the highly infectious delta variant races through the country's unvaccinated population, a leading health expert has warned....

 2021-09-27 06:36 

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Massive swing toward online shopping in 2020...

Greece scored the highest annual increase in Europe in electronic commerce turnover last year, per the yearly report on the industry released by Ecommerce Europe and EuroCommerce....

 2021-09-27 05:54 

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Greek PM to meet Macron in Paris...

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis will travel to Paris Monday where he will meet with French President Emmanuel Macron and inaugurate the exhibition "Paris-Athens: The Birth of Modern Greece, 1675-1919."...

 2021-09-27 05:54 

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US warns of more sanctions against Turkey over S-400...

Only hours after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey still intended to buy a second batch of S-400 missile defense systems from Russia, Washington warned that such a move would generate fresh sanctions against its NATO ally....

 2021-09-27 05:48 

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Firms given reasons to merge...

The government will this week publish its legal proposal for promoting mergers and acquisitions among enterprises, in order to change the landscape of Greek entrepreneurship that is dominated by small and very small enterprises that have limited access to...

 2021-09-27 05:18 

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Deal for new Thessaloniki park to be signed Monday...

An agreement for the creation of a metropolitan park in the western Thessaloniki suburb of Pavlos Melas is being signed on Monday between the northern port city's regional authority and the local mayor....

 2021-09-27 01:00 

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Bill will put PM statements in legislation...

During this week the government will table in Parliament a draft law that includes the announcements made by the prime minister in Thessaloniki on September 11-12....

 2021-09-27 00:07 

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Can Macron lead the European Union after Merkel retires?...

After Germans vote Sunday and a new government is formed, Chancellor Angela Merkel will leave office after 16 years as the dominant figure in European politics. It is the moment that French President Emmanuel Macron has been waiting for....

 2021-09-26 22:00 

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Double geopolitical poker...

Geopolitics is a game that is much like poker. This means that you have to keep your cards close to your chest and, most importantly, keep the other players guessing....

 2021-09-26 21:39 

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Leading by example...

The decision of the Metropolitan of Larissa to open churh courtyards to mobile vaccination units, but also the calmness with which he deals with the reactions, are an example of spiritual leadership...

 2021-09-26 21:34 

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Athens' moment at 'Monocle' conference...

Monocle Magazine's annual 'Quality of Life' conference took place in Athens, for the first time, this past week....

 2021-09-26 19:57 

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First trophy for Greek hoopsters this season...

Panathinaikos has won its first Basketball Super Cup, as in the final of the tournament's second version it defeated the final four's host Promitheas at Patra on Sunday. The Greens won 92-83 with relative ease, leaving no room for the Patra team t...

 2021-09-26 19:07 

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ECB seen as unlikely to waive the waiver...

The market is banking on the European Central Bank extending beyond June 2022 a decision rendering Greek state bonds eligible as collateral for Eurosystem transactions despite not being at investment grade....

 2021-09-26 17:03 

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Sakkari falls, 6-2, 7-5, at Ostrava Open final...

Anett Kontaveit sealed a second title of the season as she overcame Maria Sakkari in straight sets at the Ostrava Open....

 2021-09-26 16:35 

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Digging deep to unlock the past and future in Santorini...

Scientists seeking to shed light on the geological history of the southern Aegean are spearheading an international oceanographic mission that will carry out exploratory undersea drilling around the Santorini-Kolumbo-Christiana volcanic field....

 2021-09-26 15:44 

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Erdogan defiant about buying Russian arms...

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said in an interview that aired Sunday that he has no qualms about buying a Russian defense system despite condemnation from the United States and its other NATO allies....

 2021-09-26 15:08 

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Intubated patients rise slightly...

Greek health authorities announced 1,100 new cases of the coronavirus for the 24-hour period ending 3pm Sunday, as well as 24 deaths....

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