Saturday Nov 30
Trikala lollipop enters Guiness Book of World Records
A lollipop weighing 3,820 kilos and measuring 2.5 meters in diameter has won a company in Trikala, central Greece, a place in the Guinness Book of World Records.
Schools in northern Greece close due to cold weather, no heating
Cold weather and low temperatures kept schools in several parts of northern Greece closed on Wednesday, as shortages in heating subsidies kept numerous facilities without heating.
Central Athens park to close gates at night
The Pedion tou Areos park in central Athens will close its gates to the public at night, following a decision by the Attica Regional Authority late on Tuesday.
Highway work to resume at last
The auction of a construction project on the main part of the national highway from Patra to Tsakona in the western Peloponnese will take place in spring and will be completed in the form of a public works project funded by the European Union subsidy program for the 2014-20 period, Infrastructure Minister Michalis Chrysochoidis announced on Monday, ... (more)
Owners of luxury goods get more time to pay tax
A quarter of a million taxpayers who own vehicles with an engine capacity of 1,929 cc or over, or swimming pools or aircraft will now have until the end of January to pay their A'luxurious living tax,A' which will be paid in a lump sum, but with a small discount.