The number of single-day Covid-19 infections recorded in Greece on Friday reached 22,362 over the past 24 hours. Eighty-four were detected at border points.
The figure brings the number of confirmed Covid-19 infections in the country, since the beginning of the pandemic, to 1,890,296.
Additionally, 107 related fatalities were recorded on the day, bringing the death toll to 23,195. In terms of the victims, 95 percent had an underlying condition or were aged above 70. The average age of the victims remained fixed at 78.
A total of 605 patients remained intubated in hospital ICUs. Their median age is 66 years, while 83.8 percent have an underlying condition or are above the age of 70. In terms of the latter, 483 (79.83 percent) are unvaccinated or partly vaccinated and 122 (20.17 percent) are fully vaccinated.
A suspected case of monkeypox examined in Greece
The National Public Health Organization (EODY) received samples for confirmatory examination which were sent to the reference laboratory and the results will be available on Monday.
FM: We reject the unfounded and false claims of the Turkish foreign ministry
"It is at least an oxymoron for a country that recently carried out 42 overflights over the Greek territory in just one day and that threatens Greece with war in violation of fundamental principles of the UN Charter to accuse Greece of provocative actions."
EU: Greece plays key role for independence from Russian gas
In addition to the projects that are being implemented, the Environment and Energy Ministry last week issued a positive opinion on the construction of the EastMed pipeline (Cyprus - Greece - Italy) specifying the preliminary environmental requirements of the project.
Angry reax by Athens after 2 Turkish warplanes near port of Alexandroupolis; Ankara peeved over US presence in area
The incident comes in the wake of Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis’ official visit to Washington D.C. this past week,
Greek PM visits Thessaly heralding projects of 16 million euros for irrigation
"We support the people as much as we can," he said
Dev. Min.: The government is considering the extension of the fuel pass
Controls throughout the fuel supply chain
9,705 pieces of imitation bags and accessories were found in Rhodes
They were confiscated and destroyed
Trastor: The Securities and Exchange Commission approved the mandatory public offer of Piraeus Bank
The offered price is 1.25 euros per share for the part of the share capital that it does not already hold
Piraeus: Museum of Underwater Antiquities, the SILO building
The building of SILO and its adjacent premises were donated by the PPA to the Ministry of Culture
Accommodation: Turnover increased by 204.9% in the first quarter
120% increase in food service turnover in the first quarter