Tag: Achaia

Greece sees highest daily rise in coronavirus cases in weeks

Greece sees highest daily rise in coronavirus cases in weeks

Greece reported 121 new coronavirus cases in the latest 24-hour reporting period, of which 12 are from incoming travellers. Geographical distribution of new cases: 5 were identified after checks at the country’s…

A 300-year-old olive tree has been planted in its new home

300-year-old olive tree replanted in Irakleio, Attica

For almost three centuries the olive tree ‘lived’ in Aigio, Achaia, but due to railway works in the area, it was uprooted and ‘transplanted’ into soil in Irakleio, Attica. The Municipality of…

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Coronavirus Cases Rise to 66 in Greece

Twenty-one new confirmed cases of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus have been announced in Greece. This bring the total number of cases in the country to 66. Of these, thirteen are located in the prefectures…

3.4 earthquake hits Amaliada 4

3.4 earthquake hits Amaliada

Weak seismic activity quake was detected in Ilia, in the prefecture of Achaia in the Peloponnese this morning at 1:10am according to the Geodynamic Institute of the Athens National Observatory. The Observatory…

Earth tremors shake the Western Peloponnese 6

Earth tremors shake the Western Peloponnese

An earth tremor measuring 4 on the Richter scale was felt in the prefectures of Achaia, Ilia and Aitoloakarnania early this morning. According to the Geological Institute of the Athens National Observatory…

Villagers evacuated as fire spreads in Achaia 8

Villagers evacuated as fire spreads in Achaia

Villagers from Arla in western Achaia were evacuated by authorities on Monday night as new wildfires hit the region, developing on two fronts in the area of Santomeri. Authorities sent a bus…

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