All Greek schools to close for 14 days as a safety measure due to coronavirus

10 March 2020
306 Views

The Greek Minister of Health Vasilis Kikilias announced on Tuesday that all educational institutions of all levels across the country (kindergartens, primary schools, high schools, colleges, universities, etc) will shut down in light of the spread of coronavirus.

The decision, which includes both private and public schools, will take immediate effect from tomorrow, Wednesday, March 11 and last for 14 days.

The Minister said it was a precautionary measure aimed at reducing the spread of coronavirus and, at the same time, stressed that there would be special care for both working parents and businesses affected.

You may be interested

Greek Foreign Ministry: Greece & Turkey begin exploratory contacts
GREECE
shares21 views
GREECE
shares21 views

Greek Foreign Ministry: Greece & Turkey begin exploratory contacts

makis - Sep 22, 2020

Greece and Turkey have agreed to hold the 61st round of exploratory talks in Constantinople, according to a short announcement…

Greek tourism contributes 23.4 billion euros to GDP
GREECE
shares22 views
GREECE
shares22 views

Greek tourism contributes 23.4 billion euros to GDP

Panos - Sep 22, 2020

Greek tourism contributed directly to the country’s economy with 23.4 billion euros (+ 10.9% or + 2.3 billion euros compared…

Huge Christian cross on Greek soil at borders with Turkey annoys Erdogan
GREECE
shares40 views
GREECE
shares40 views

Huge Christian cross on Greek soil at borders with Turkey annoys Erdogan

Panos - Sep 22, 2020

The independent news portal Ahval News, which covers news from Turkey, claims that Erdogan will complain to German Chancellor Merkel…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.