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Kyriakos Pierrakakis

Greece Goes Digital: 150 Million Transactions in First Half of 2021

There has been a rapid increase of digital traffic and online transactions in Greece so far in 2021, including public access to government online services, the country's Digital Governance Minister said on Tuesday. Speaking at Thessaloniki Helexpo Forum, Kyriakos Pierrakakis...

Death of Fax Machines Signals New Digital Era in Greek Public Services

It is now official: Fax machines will be removed from Greek public services and governmental communication with citizens will be conducted exclusively online from now on. The new "Digital State," as announced by Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, renders fax machines...

Amazon Creating ''CloudFront Edge'' Site in Athens, Greece

Greek Minister of Digital Governance Kyriakos Pierrakakis met with senior executives from Amazon Web Services, a subsidiary of Amazon, on Monday to talk about the company's recent decision to invest in Greece. The talks between the Minister and the representatives...

Estonian President Who Digitized His Country Appointed Adviser to Greek Government

The former president of Estonia, Toomas Hendrik Ilves, who successfully turned his country into the most advanced digital society in the world during his term in office, will take a position as advisor to Kyriakos Pierrakakis, Greece's Minister of State...