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Tsunami warning signs ‘terrorise’ tourists on Greek island

Newly installed electronic tsunami alert signs on the island of Kos have come under fire by the president of Kos’ hoteliers union Dina Svynou, claiming the signs  are “terrorizing” tourists and should be…

250 buildings in Zakynthos deemed unsuitable 1

250 buildings in Zakynthos deemed unsuitable

Following the recent earthquakes on Zakynthos, government inspectors on the island have marked two hundred and seventy-five (275) buildings as structurally ‘unsuitable’, while 400 have been found to be acceptable. Altogether, 675…

Thessaloniki to hand out 265,000 survival guides to citizens 3

Thessaloniki to hand out 265,000 survival guides to citizens

The Municipality of Thessaloniki is planning to equip every apartment and business with an emergency survival guide for extreme situations from earthquakes, snow storms, flooding, forest fires and more. According to an…