"Three new stations on Line 3 of the Athens Metro are about to be completed by June," the president of Attiko Metro, Yiannis Mylopoulos, said on Friday in a statements.
The metro stations Syntagma, Panepistimio and Omonia are closed from 10:00 on Sunday at police's order due to the demonstration for Macedonia in downtown Athens.
Athens metro station will close on Saturday due to the events celebrating the Athens Polytechnic uprising and following Greek police's orders.
Athens Metro staff will begin rolling work stoppages as of Friday (Oct. 19), cancelling early morning and late evening runs that day.
Posters by a Greek vegan group that appeared in the Athens Metro during the last week caused mixed reactions by commuters.
Athens metro workers have called off a work stoppage for Tuesday. The decision was made to help meet the extra needs of travelers due to the Easter period, the Athens metro workers group (SELMA) said in a statement on Thursday.
The Athens Metro Employees Union on Wednesday announced a planned work stoppage on Easter Tuesday, April 10, which will affect lines 2 and 3 from the start of the shift until 9:00 in the morning.
Two Albanians and two Romanians who had formed a gang to pick pockets of passengers on the Athens metro were arrested by the Athens security police.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) board approved 1.5 billion euros in financing for the Trans-Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) at their meeting in Luxembourg on Tuesday.
The central Athens metro stations "Syntagma", "Panepistimio" and "Omonia" will close from 10:00 on Sunday morning, at the orders of the Greek police. Trains will go through the three stations without stopping.