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Search Commences for Slovak Man Missing Near Ioannina

The Slovak Man went missing on imposing Mt. Mitsikeli, reportedly over the past few days

Extreme Heat Continues, Wind Gusts Fuel Fires in Greece

Greece’s Civil Protection authority has issued a high fire risk for the coming days as an extended heatwave continues.

Greek Police Dismantle Athens Extortion Ring, Arrest 17

The new wave of arrests involve persons charged with the extortion of businesses, bombings, arson, assaults, and drug trafficking in the greater Athens region

Greek Government Implements Labor Safety Measures amid Heat Wave

Businesses failing to comply face fines of 2,000 euros per employee, as enforced by Labor Inspection.

On this Day in History: July 16

Find out what significant events happened around the world today, July 16, in history

Greek PM Calls Emergency Meeting to Address Elec. Price Hikes

The urgent discussion comes as the government grapples with a dramatic "price hike rally" in electricity costs, which saw the price of a megawatt-hour skyrocket by 200% in just one week.

Heatwave-like Conditions in Greece This Week

Major risk of wildfires in several prefectures and islands around the country, including around the greater Athens area

Contract Signed for Athens Riviera Urban Walk Construction

PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis, along with central government, regional authority and local office-holders, attends signing ceremony for landmark urban walk quality-of-life project