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Independent: Greece ferry strike leaves thousands of holidaymakers stranded on islands
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Independent: Greece ferry strike leaves thousands of holidaymakers stranded on islands

Panos - Sep 04, 2018

British news portal Independent reports on the 2nd day of a strike called by the Greek seafarers’ union which has affected an estimated 180,000 passengers including a…

General strike in Greece against Syriza’s latest austerity package
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General strike in Greece against Syriza’s latest austerity package

Panos - May 31, 2018

Greek workers staged a general strike Wednesday against the savage austerity programme being imposed by the pseudo-left Syriza government. The strike follows a general strike held last…

Public transport to stop in Athens due to strike on Monday
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Public transport to stop in Athens due to strike on Monday

Panos - Jan 15, 2018

Public transport in Athens will come to a standstill on Monday, as workers in the bus, tram, trolley and metro services will go on a 24-hour-strike in…

3-hour work stoppage by Greek air traffic controllers on Mon.
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3-hour work stoppage by Greek air traffic controllers on Mon.

Panos - Jan 11, 2018

A union representing air traffic controllers in Greece on Wednesday announced a three-hour work stoppage (10.00 to 12.00 GMT) for Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, in protest over…

24-our strike by journalists
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24-our strike by journalists

Panos - Dec 14, 2017

The Journalists’ Union of Athens Daily Newspapers (ESIEA) declared a 24-hour-strike from Thursday, December 14 6 am until Friday, December 15 6 am. The journalist’s union is…

No Metro lines to Athens International Airport today due to strike
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No Metro lines to Athens International Airport today due to strike

Panos - Sep 14, 2017

Commuters using the Athens Metro to the international airport and those planning to take OSE trains will have to reschedule their means of transportation for Thursday, September…

Refuse collectors end strike!
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Refuse collectors end strike!

makis - Jun 29, 2017

The refuse collectors decided to end their strike. After many days they will get out on the road again and they will start their Herculean task of…

No buses and trolleys from 11 am to 5 pm on Tuesday
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No buses and trolleys from 11 am to 5 pm on Tuesday

Panos - Jun 09, 2017

No buses and trolleys from 11 am to 5 pm on Tuesday. No buses and trolleys will operate on June 13, from 11 am to 5 pm,…

Robbers strike twice
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Robbers strike twice

makis - Apr 04, 2017

A brewery and a soap factory were targeted by unidentified robbers early Tuesday. The perpetrators stole a safe from both places, which are located not far from…

Greek ferry strike called off, for now
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Greek ferry strike called off, for now

Sokratis - Dec 10, 2016

The Greek seamen’s union (PNO) “temporarily” suspended its strike on Saturday, in anticipation that the government will stick to its pledge not to hike taxes in their…

Islanders seeking ways to bypass ferry strike
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Islanders seeking ways to bypass ferry strike

Sokratis - Dec 10, 2016

The disruptions caused by the extended strike by Greek seamen was overcome on Friday by farmers on Naxos who used fishing boats to transport supplies including dairy…

PNO announces new 48 hour strike
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PNO announces new 48 hour strike

makis - Dec 08, 2016

Ferries were expected to remain tied up at ports across Greece until Sunday, after the umbrella union of Greek seamen, PNO, announced a new strike on Thursday.…

Thessaloniki bus workers say they’ll go ahead with strike Monday
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Thessaloniki bus workers say they’ll go ahead with strike Monday

Sokratis - Nov 26, 2016

Thessaloniki was expected to remain without bus service at least until Monday after workers went on strike on Saturday demanding unpaid salaries. The Thessaloniki Urban Transport Organization…

Olympic Air cancelled flights due to strike
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Olympic Air cancelled flights due to strike

Panos - Oct 05, 2016

A number of ‘Olympic Air’ commercial flights will be cancelled due to a strike called by the union of Civil Aviations Services until Saturday. More specifically the…

5-hour trolley stoppage on Tuesday in Athens
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5-hour trolley stoppage on Tuesday in Athens

Panos - Oct 04, 2016

Commuters will be left without Trolley services for 5 hours (11 am till 4 pm), Tuesday, in Athens after the workers’s union declared a stoppage to attend…

Air traffic safety electronics personnel announces work stoppages
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Air traffic safety electronics personnel announces work stoppages

Panos - Sep 23, 2016

The air traffic safety electronics personnel of the Greek Civil Aviation Authority will hold work stoppages and strikes as of Friday and until September 29 to protest…

Ferries to strike Thursday, Friday
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Ferries to strike Thursday, Friday

Panos - Sep 21, 2016

Ferries were expected to stay docked in ports across Greece next Thursday and Friday as the Panhellenic Seamen’s Union (PNO) has called a 48-hour strike. The industrial…

POSPERT media union declare 24-hour strike for Saturday
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POSPERT media union declare 24-hour strike for Saturday

Panos - Sep 08, 2016

The Panhellenic Association of Workers and Staff in Greek Radio Television (POSPERT) announced it would be going on a 24-hour strike on Saturday, September 10 from 6am,…

Primary school teachers call strike for Sept. 15
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Primary school teachers call strike for Sept. 15

Panos - Sep 02, 2016

Primary school teachers are to strike on September 15 in protest at government plans to scrap primary schools with late closing hours as part of its efforts…

Strikes to halt national, suburban railway services Monday through Wednesday
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Strikes to halt national, suburban railway services Monday through Wednesday

Sokratis - Jul 16, 2016

Service on Greece’s national and suburban (Proastiakos) railways was expected to be suspended Monday through Wednesday, as unions have called for continuous rolling strikes following a decision…