New confirmed instances of Covid-19 in Greece on Wednesday reached 2,422, six of which were detected in border entry points.
The 𝑅𝑡 index in the country, based on the new infections, is estimated at 0.94.
Related deaths over the previous 24-hour period were 37, bringing the death toll since the advent of the pandemic to 14,311. Of the victims, 95.4 percent suffered from an underlying condition or were above the age of 70. The average age of the victims is 78.
Meanwhile, the number of intubated patients suffering from acute Covid-19 symptoms were 364, with the average age being 64.
Of the latter, 81 percent suffer from an underlying condition or are above the age of 70.
Closely watched meeting between Mitsotakis, Archbishop Elpidophoros in NYC
Greek government sources after the meeting, held in Greece’s permanent UN mission, avoided making mention of the furor, merely noting that the two men discussed issues affecting the Greek-American community and efforts to support the Archdiocese’s work
Justice ministry unveils draft revisions to toughen criminal code
The proposed revisions also include stricter jail terms for environmental crimes
Greece’s receives fillip from Michael Bloomberg during meeting with Greek PM Mitsotakis
Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Friday showcased his government’s pro-business and reform agenda to Bloomberg in Manhattan
Another 2.5 mln euros in Cap Market fines for former Folli Follie execs, auditors
Felony charges have been filed as far back as 2018 against 10 former FF executives on fraud and money laundering charge
More than a ton of bootleg tobacco for water-pipe use seized at Athens airport
Police said a Lebanese national arriving from Beirut attempted to pass the tobacco – a type used for Middle Eastern “hookahs”, a multi-stem water pipe – and was arrested at the scene
EU – € 35.9 million approved by the Solidarity Fund for Greece
The money is earmarked for repairing damage from three natural disasters and tackling the pandemic
Elliniko casino in the final stretch
The moves of GEK TERNA for the investment scheme
New auction of six-month bonds
The settlement date is set for Friday, October 1, 2021 (T + 2)
Eurostat – Greece’s ranking in foreign languages is simply disappointing [Chart]
According to Eurostat, in 2019, 59% of upper secondary students (ISCED level 34) studied two or more foreign languages in the EU
Stylianidis – Dimas – Cooperation to address the climate crisis
The meeting, which was also attended by the president of the Ατηενσ Observatory, discussed, among other things, the possibilities of timely prediction of dangerous natural phenomena