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Alex Antetokounmpo signs a three-year deal with Murcia

Alex Antetokounmpo signs a three-year deal with Murcia

Giannis Antetokounmpo’s younger brother Alex Antetokounmpo will be starting his professional career in Spain, after signing a three-year deal with UCAM Murcia. The contract is financially viable for a player of his…

Village in Xanthi on lockdown after coronavirus spike

Village in Xanthi on lockdown after coronavirus spike

Greece’s Civil Protection placed the village of Echinos in the region of Xanthi, northern Greece, on a strict lockdown for a week following 73 new coronavirus cases and four deaths over the…

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About 600,000 visitors expected in Cyprus in August

Cypriot Minister of Transport, Communications and Works Yiannis Karousos, said that the country expects to receive about 600,000 passengers in August, noting that this estimation includes people flying in on commercial and private planes. Speaking…

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Greece 14 day quarantine extended

The mandatory 14-day quarantine for incoming visitors and returning residents, first introduced on March 16, has been extended to the end of May, Greece’s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) announced on Monday. CAA…

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Greece extends flight ban for seven countries

The ban on flights between Greece and seven countries has been extended to protect public health from the further spread of the Covid-19. the Civil Aviation Service (CAS) said on Friday. In addition, all international…

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Poetic parallelism between Constantine Cavafy and Jaime Gil de Biedma

By Maydaa Nadar Today we celebrate the beloved Greek poet Constantine Cavafy. He was born on the 29th April 1863 in Alexandria, Egypt. Cavafy passed away in 1933, on the day of his 70th birthday, suffering from larynx cancer. To…

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Greece ranked 58th in coronavirus country listing

Greece continues to win praise from the international community in its handling of the coronavirus pandemic as it continues to improve its ranking amongst countries with the confirmed COVID-19 cases. According to…

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Greece extends flight ban

The Civil Aviation Authority on Wednesday announced that flights to and from six countries has been extended until May 15, as part of the measures to halt the spread of the coronavirus…

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Greece and Cyprus almost infertile when it comes to babies

Greece and Cyprus have among the lowest fertility rates in the European Union according to the 2018 latest figures released by Eurostat. Greece recorded 1.35 births for woman, and Cyprus 1.32, slightly…

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Where Greece ranks globally in coronavirus cases

With 1,156 confirmed coronavirus cases, Greece is ranked 40th in the list of the countries with confirmed cases, compared to the 32nd position it was ranked one week ago. The top five…

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Coronavirus update: 78 new cases, 22 deaths in Greece

Greece’s Civil Protection Deputy Minister, Nikos Hardalias presented the government’s daily coronavirus briefing on Wednesday where it was announced the country had 78 news cases and 22 deaths to date. During the…