Greece’s budget deficit in January-April turned out to be larger than planned

The Greek government reported a larger-than-expected primary budget deficit of € 6.21 billion in the first four months of the year, due to lower tax revenues, finance ministry data showed on Monday. The government is targeting a primary budget deficit, which does not include debt service costs, of € 5.24 billion for the January-April period. […]

Retail: stores are open but there are no buyers

The retail trade opened on April 5, but the industry did not have a “resurrection” as store traffic, even in the middle of the discount period, remains rather low. Restrictions that are still in place and make the buying process a rather complicated and inconvenient process that consumers, especially those who have not been vaccinated, […]

Lockdown: new areas marked with "red"

Which areas of Greece have become “dark red” and which – with a lower level of risk, is presented in a new map published by epidemiologists. The municipality of Messolonga and the municipality of Visaltia, part of the Serres regional unit, have entered the “dark red” (strict isolation) since this morning. At the same time, […]

"Crowns" everywhere: Greeks are tired of lockdown

Last weekend, about a thousand people gathered in Agios Georgios Square in Kipseli – a party until the morning with drinks and a DJ did not at all remind of the lockdown in force in the country. Parked cars in the surrounding streets blocked traffic, and some of the party members were wearing no masks. […]

France: curfew and lockdown

A nationwide 4-week lockdown was introduced in the country by French President Emmanuel Macron, France24 reports. The curfew starts at 19:00. Restrictive measures will operate in all 19 regions of the country. You can move away from the place of isolation to a distance of no more than 10 kilometers. Schools and preschools are closed […]

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