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  1.  Boat events at the moment are banned, gatherings of greater than nine individuals have been banned and masks should be worn in public areas. Emergency measures to stop the spread of the virus will be put in place on Saturday morning on the islands of Zakynthos and Lesvos, and in Imathia, a area close to Thessaloniki. Mr Shapps mentioned during his look in entrance of MPs that the federal government will be "stepping up" its quarantine enforcement measures. Asked if travellers could then get a second check after eight days' quarantine which if returned a adverse outcome might launch them, he mentioned "I'm not just made conscious of it, I'm working with Grant Shapps" on the plan.
  2.  The Foreign Office update its journey advice for Brit travellers on Friday and added information about several restrictions to be enforced on the island from tomorrow, August 29. http://dryburst7.nation2.com/from-santorini-island-to-navagio-shipwreck-beach The new restrictions announced on Friday for Zakynthos and Lesvos embrace a ban on all events, religious festivals and avenue markets, while gatherings of greater than nine people – both in public or personal – are also forbidden. In cafés and eating places, no more than 4 folks could be seated at any one desk . Of the 270 new infections announced on Friday, just 26 had been among vacationers tested at Greece’s borders, airports and ports, with 112 in Attica and 29 in Thessaloniki.
  3.  A seven-day rate of 20 is the edge above which the UK Government has considered triggering quarantine circumstances, and Greece recorded 31.7 cumulative circumstances per a hundred,000 over the 14 days as much as 18 September. requires people arriving from abroad to quarantine for 2 weeks, until they're coming from considered one of greater than 70 international locations and territories thought of at low risk from the coronavirus. Public Health Wales says it's contacting nearly 200 individuals who were aboard the Tui flight from the Greek island of Zante to Cardiff, Wales, on Tuesday. At the second masks are compulsory on public transport, taxis, some outlets corresponding to hairdressers, medical facilities, flights & airports, ferries and so forth. The UK considers imposing quarantine on travellers when a country's an infection price exceeds 20 circumstances per a hundred,000, over seven days.
  4.  <h2>Coronavirus: Seven Greek Islands Added To Quarantine List As Rule Change Revealed</h2>
  5.  It comes in any case passengers on a flight from Zante to Wales have been told to self-isolate after individuals on board the flight examined positive for coronavirus. The new native restrictions embody the Greek islands of Zante , Paros and Antiparos. According to the Foreign Office the native restrictions include suspending any sort of live occasions and celebrations similar to events, trade gala's, religious ceremonies, open markets and extra. Other restrictions which have been imposed include prohibiting the operation of all meals/catering sector-associated retailers, companies and amenities from midnight until 7am the following day.
  6.  <ul>       <li>It comes after coronavirus circumstances had been confirmed on a flight getting back from the island to Wales.</li>     </ul>
  7.  Meanwhile, ministers are considering re-imposing quarantine measures for those arriving in the UK from Portugal as coronavirus cases rise, sources have informed the BBC. People travelling to Scotland from these nations are subject quarantine restrictions. &quot;The flow of travel between Scotland and Greece, and the behaviour we have seen from some of those travellers, means that on public health grounds there's a sturdy case - supported by public health directors - to take away Greece from the exemption list.&quot; PHW mentioned the 16 confirmed instances of coronavirus have been from three totally different parties who had been on the TUI flight 6215 on August 25.
  8.  Mr Shapps advised the Commons that no islands shall be added to the &quot;protected record&quot; for now. All 4 governments may introduce quarantine measures for Portugal by the top of the week after a surge in instances there. Greek officers have also added further restrictions on the island of Mykonos and the coastal area of Halkidiki after a rise in coronavirus circumstances. Face masks are also necessary on public transport, including flights, and are required exterior. While cases in Greece remain low compared to different European locations, figures have been steadily climbing, with 10,998 general infections and three,804 deaths.
  9.  <h3>Marathon Swim Recreated After 2,500 Years In Greece</h3>
  10.  Global tourism has been among the many hardest hit industries by the public well being emergency, impacting the lives of some seventy five million folks employed in an trade dropped at a near standstill by journey bans and closed borders. In Greece, where tourism accounts for 20% of GDP and provides one in 5 jobs, the financial system is anticipated to undergo an immense blow – contracting by as much as 10% - simply as it was rising from its worst disaster in latest occasions. Greece has also imposed a ban on gatherings of greater than nine folks, both indoors or outside on the islands and has put a restrict of four individuals per table in any restaurant except for circumstances where the celebration consists of family members.