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Greek Trade Unions Defy Coronavirus Scare to Mark Labor Day

Greek trade unionists marked their annual Labor Day with a rally in central Athens on Friday but were careful to keep a safe distance from each other, according to the guidelines instituted to fight the coronavirus epidemic. Rally organizers gathered...

Greek Transport Services Will Come to a Halt on Wednesday

There will be no buses, trolleys and electric trains in Athens on Wednesday, May 1 (Labor Day) due to a 24-hour strike declared by the workers’ union. However, the Athens metro and the tram will begin their daily service from...

No Trains on Monday Due to Labor Day Strike Action

There will be no trains running on the Labor Day holiday on May 1, including on the Proastiakos suburban railway line, following a decision by the Greek railway workers' union to participate in a 24-hour general strike called by...

May Day and St George to Attract Bulgarians to Greece in May

After the wave of Bulgarian tourists that visited Greece during Easter, a real tsunami of them is expected to cross into northern Greece in early May. Sofia newspaper 24 Hours noted Tuesday that about half a million Bulgarians will be travelling between...

Cyprus Labor Day in the Era of the Memorandum

Cyprus celebrated Labor Day in the new era of the Memorandum, under conditions that will change citizens' daily lives and will turn established rights and claims into a distant memory. Society, with melancholy watches a future that is lost...

Labor Day To Be Celebrated On May 7

The Development, Competitiveness, Infrastructure, Transport and Networks Ministry took the decision to transfer Labor Day holiday on May 1, which this year falls during the Holy Week, to Tuesday May 7, after the Orthodox Easter.7. The day has been moved...