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Covid-19: Greece Tightens Land Border Entry Restrictions, Announces New Rules

Authorities have announced new restrictions for crossing Greece's land borders in efforts to limit the spread of the coronavirus.

Greece Imposes Night Curfew from 9pm to 5am to Slow Covid-19

The Greek government has announced a night curfew from 9 pm to 5 am, aiming to further limit movement in the country to curb the rise of Covid-19 cases.

Covid-19: Greece will Not Close Airports During Second Lockdown, Rules will Apply for Travel

Rules to enter Greece from abroad by air will apply as of November 9 due to Covid-19 lockdown restrictions.

Two More Regional Units in Greece Enter ‘Red’ Covid-19 Status

Two more Greek regional units - Ioannina and Serres - will transition to red Covid-19 status, according to Greek Civil Protection Deputy Minister Nikos Hardalias.

Greece Updates Covid-19 Risk Map, Measures Change for Some Areas

Greece has updated its Covid-19 risk-assessment map as the level of risk for a number of the country's regional units has changed.

Greece on High Alert After Covid-19 Cases Soar

Greek authorities are urging the use of mask and adherence to hygiene rules after new Covid-19 cases in the country reached a record of 667 on Tuesday.

Greece Unveils Online Map with Covid-19 Risk by Regional Unit

Greece has introduced a risk-assessment map for citizens to track the spread of Covid-19 by regional unit and keep up to date on the latest safety restrictions.

Greece to Map Covid-19 Level of Burden in Regions

Greece will launch a safety map to help determine the areas where Covid-19 restrictive measures may be required to be taken.

Additional Covid-19 Measures Announced for Greek Destinations

Starting on Saturday, September 26, additional precautionary measures will apply to a number of Greek regions, including Attica and Trikala, with the aim to curb the spread of Covid-19.

Greece to Launch Online Map with Latest Covid-19 Restrictions Per Area

The Greek government will introduce a platform to provide citizens with the latest Covid-19 restrictions by municipality and by regional unit.

Greece Suspends Outdoor Theatrical Performances in Attica Due to Covid-19

All outdoor theatrical performances in Attica will be suspended as of Thursday, September 24, the General Secretariat for Civil Protection has announced.

Athens-Attica: New Covid-19 Measures Include Teleworking, Suspension of Concerts

A series of additional measures to curb the further spread of Covid-19 in downtown Athens and other areas of Attica have been announced.

Extra Covid-19 Restrictions Announced for Attica

Greece has announced extra restrictions for the region of Attica, which includes the city of Athens, aimed at curbing the further spread of Covid-19.

Covid-19 Emergency Restrictions to be Lifted for Paros and Antiparos

The emergency restrictions imposed on the islands of Paros and Antiparos, to curb the spread of Covid-19, will be lifted on September 15.

Greece Puzzled Over UK Decision to Quarantine ‘Arrivals‘ from Tinos and Serifos

The UK's decision to include the Greek islands of Tinos and Serifos on its quarantine list for arrivals to England, has puzzled Greece's authorities.

Greece Updates Data on Covid-19 Cases from Inbound Travel

The most imported Covid-19 positive cases in Greece are from five countries, according to data of the Greek General Secretariat for Civil Protection.

Most Covid-19 Cases in Greece Not from Inbound Tourism

Most of Greece's Covid-19 cases have resulted from non-compliance with health and safety regulations and not from inbound tourism, according to Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis.

Greece Stops Flights from Barcelona

Greece will temporarily ban all passenger flights arriving from Barcelona and Catalonia, starting Monday, August 31 at midnight.

Covid-19 Restrictions Imposed on Zakynthos, Lesvos

Greek health authorities have announced emergency restrictions for the islands of Zakynthos and Lesvos, following a surge in coronavirus cases.

Greece Takes Action to Prevent Second Wave of Covid-19

Greece is bracing for what seems to be an imminent second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic after a surge in cases this month.