As of today, all educational institutions, public and private, as well as private preparatory schools (“frondistiria”) will be closed for 14 days.

In the afternoon, the prime minister will announce new measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, protect public health and tackle the economic consequences.

At the moment, there are 99 cases in our country, while 47 are under home isolation.

Measures to facilitate and support parents and businesses following the government’s decision to close schools and universities for two weeks due to  coronavirus, were decided yesterday at an inter-ministerial meeting at the finance ministry. The relevant circular will be published today.