Day: December 3, 2020

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Portugal: Vaccination plan likely to exclude children and pregnant women

  The Minister of Health Marta Temido has made some new recommendations for the vaccination plan.    After the “Vaccination Working Group” communicated to the government about priorities/logistics and other aspects, she talked to reporters in Lisbon, and she emphasized: “Current data does not recommend vaccination of children or pregnant women.” Once again, she spoke […]

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Greece: Sani Resort in Halkidiki won the “World’s Leading Luxury Green Resort”

The Sani Resort in Kassandra, Halkidiki, won the “World‘s Leading Luxury Green Resort” at the 2020 World Travel Awards, a rental tourism organization that aims to reward and recognize the world Outstanding achievements in various fields of travel and tourism.    The award recognizes Sani Resort as the world’s leading resort, which provides high-quality vacations […]

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Algarve: Positive overnight accommodation rate in October

  Algarve is the only region that experienced positive changes in overnight accommodation during the month of October.    This is mainly due to tourists living in Portugal. The National Statistics Office (INE) has attributed that to the hosting of the Portuguese Formula One Grand Prix.    The highest class of international auto racing for […]

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Switzerland will not close ski resorts during year-end holiday

  Health Minister Alain Berset said on Thursday that Switzerland will not succumb to foreign pressures to foreign ski resorts during the closure of the year-end holiday, as some neighboring countries have done.    The government is scheduled to discuss its “middle way” approach to the pandemic on Friday, which keeps the country relatively open […]

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Greece: Full access to Athens Acropolis with new lift

  After the new elevator was put into use on Thursday, the Acropolis, a symbol of Western civilization, is now more convenient for the disabled.    The wheelchair lift will provide wheelchair users, the elderly and others with mobility impairments access to the monuments of the Acropolis. It will start from the ancient promenade on […]

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Italian Unemployment Rate Likely to increase

  ISTAT said on Thursday that the unemployment rate in Italy is expected to rise from 9.4% this year to 11% in 2021. The National Bureau of Statistics said that those who did not actively participate in the labor market and returned to the labor market during the COVID-19 emergency will be a factor in […]

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