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Greece’s summer sales kick off today 1

Greece’s summer sales kick off today

Greece’s summer sales will kick off all around the country today (Monday, July 13) and will continue through to Monday, August 31, allowing locals and (the lucky) tourists to pick up some…

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Travellers still dream of visiting Greece despite Covid-19

“In travellers’ minds, Greece has those key elements that make it the most attractive destination in the Mediterranean for the next quarter,” said a study conducted by Athens-based tourism marketing company Mindhaus…

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Study finds Greeks do not intend on dining out after Covid-19

As the food service industry reopened for business on Monday following the coronavirus lockdown, a study released by the Research Institute of Retail Consumer Goods (IELKA) found that two-thirds of consumers do…

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IKEA is opening “urban concept store” in Piraeus

Popular Swedish furniture and houseware retailer, IKEA, will open its first “urban concept store”, in the centre of Piraeus. According to Fourlis which represents IKEA in Greece, this investment comes two years…

More stores prepare to reopen on Monday in Greece 7

More stores prepare to reopen on Monday in Greece

The second stage in restarting the Greek economy begins on Monday, May 11 with the resumption of retail outlets and 225,000 employees back at work. With the second wave of re-openings at…

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Shop ‘Til You Drop in Athens

Whether you prefer to take a leisurely stroll and window shop, or head to a hub where you can find all your favourite brands and stores in the one spot, Athens has all of your shopping needs covered. Read our guide for shopping in Athens complete with shopping tips.

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Greece’s Annual Winter Sale commences for 2020

Shop till you drop! Greece’s annual winter sales have started as of Monday, January 13, 2020 and will conclude on Saturday, February 29, 2020. In addition, stores will also be open on January…

Summer sales across Greece to kick off July 8 9

Summer sales across Greece to kick off July 8

Greece’s annual summer sales will kick off around the country on Monday July 8 and will conclude on Saturday August 31. The Athens Trade Association have also stated that retailers have the option…

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Greece’s Annual Winter Sale commences for 2019

Greece’s annual winter sales have started as of Monday, January 14, 2019 and will conclude on Thursday, February 28, 2019. The Athens Trade Association have made it clear that during the sales period,…

Update for cash withdrawals and transfer of funds for Greeks 13

Update for cash withdrawals and transfer of funds for Greeks

The Hellenic Bank Association has provided the answers to frequently asked questions and the publication of the ministerial decision of the Minister of Finance (B’4315 / 28.9.2018), “Settlement of restrictions on cash…

Shops in tourism spots around Greece to open 30 Sundays a year 15

Shops in tourism spots around Greece to open 30 Sundays a year

Retail stores in tourism areas around Greece will open 30 Sundays a year, Economy Minister Dimitris Papadimitriou, announced on Tuesday. The operation of stores on Sundays is among the reforms brought to the table by Greece’s international lenders and…