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Covid-19 Government Measures

Greek Travel Pages and GTP Headlines present a collection of updates for the tourism and travel industry concerning the COVID-19 government measures being implemented in Greece, as the situation evolves, to limit the spread of the coronavirus disease in the country. Greece is currently in lockdown and the government has already implemented a strict non-essential movement ban, in addition to travel restrictions.

Travel Medicine Specialists Examine Protocols for Greece to Welcome ‘Coronavirus-free’ Tourists

Travel medicine experts are examining health protocols for Greece to welcome inbound travelers during the...

Greek Hoteliers and Tour Operators at Odds Over Covid-19 Cancelations

Greek hoteliers are calling on the Tourism Ministry to resolve payment and booking issues that have arisen with...

Covid-19: Greece Extends Lockdown Measures Until May 4

Greece is extending its lockdown until Monday, May 4, Government Spokesman Stelios Petsas has announced.

TIME Magazine Looks at What Greece did Right in Covid-19 Fight

US weekly Time Magazine features Greece's effectiveness in handling the Covid-19 pandemic, as the country so far...

Greece Expected to Tighten Covid-19 Measures for May Day Weekend

Measures, similar to those that were introduced to curb the spread of the coronavirus during the Easter holiday,...

Greece Examining Idea of ‘Health Passport’ to Save Tourism Season from Covid-19

Greece is considering the possibility of introducing the so-called "health passport" that travelers would need to...

Flattening the Covid-19 Curve: Greece is the Best Performing Country in Europe

Greece has the best performance in Europe in flattening the Covid-19 curve, according to The Bridge Tank.

Greece to Gradually Ease Covid-19 Lockdown Measures at Month’s End

Greece will begin to progressively ease Covid-19 restrictions as of April 27, says Government Spokesman Stelios Petsas.

US Airlines to Get $25 billion Coronavirus Payroll Bailout

Ten coronavirus-hit US airlines have tentatively agreed to a 25-billion-dollar injection to help them meet payroll...

Greece Further Tightens Covid-19 Restrictions Ahead of Orthodox Easter Sunday

Greece has tightened its social distancing measures for the Orthodox Easter holiday and will hand out hefty fines...

Greece Extends Covid-19 Flight Ban for Several Countries in Europe

Greece has extended a ban on flights to/from several European countries until May 15 to limit the spread of the...

Greek Orthodox Easter Behind Closed Doors Due to Covid-19

Greek Orthodox Easter this weekend will be held behind closed doors and at home in efforts to combat the spread of...

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