Tag: European Union

Update: The official EU coronavirus ‘safe travel list’ 3

Update: The official EU coronavirus ‘safe travel list’

On Thursday, the European Council updated the list of safe countries from which the bloc will allow non-essential travel in the aftermath of the coronavirus pandemic. From July 31, residents of Australia, Canada, Georgia,…

Dimitrios Zimianitis chosen as Greece's EU prosecutor 5

Dimitrios Zimianitis chosen as Greece’s EU prosecutor

Dimitrios Zimianitis has been appointed by the EU Council as Greece’s European Union prosecutor at the newly established European Public Prosecutor’s Office (EPPO). “This is a position of high responsibility, from which…

Arancha Gonzalez Laya

Greek PM and Spanish FM discuss Turkey’s delinquent behaviour

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis met with the Spanish Foreign Minister Arancha Gonzalez Laya at Maximos Palace on Tuesday. The meeting focused on the situation in the Eastern Mediterranean. After presenting the Greek…

Greece issues demarche to Turkey over illegal NAVTEX

Greece issues demarche to Turkey over illegal NAVTEX

Greece’s Foreign Ministry on Tuesday lodged a demarche with Turkey’s Foreign Ministry through its embassy in Ankara, following the new illegal NAVTEX issued for the maritime zone south and east of the…

Greece introduces a single tax rate of 7%

Greece introduces a single tax rate of 7%

The government is formally inviting foreign pensioners to shift their tax residence to Greece with the introduction of a single tax rate of 7% for their entire income obtained abroad. The scheme…

Elections are not in the Greek PM's plans at the moment

Elections are not in the Greek PM’s plans at the moment

“At some point, obviously, there will be changes in the government,” Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said during an interview on SKAI Radio, however, he added that he currently has no intentions of…

The official EU coronavirus ‘safe travel list'

The official EU coronavirus ‘safe travel list’

The European Union Member States have finally approved a list of 14 countries, considered as epidemiologically safe, after days of discussions and disagreements. As of July 1, residents of Algeria, Australia, Canada, Georgia, Japan,…