Heavy rainfalls and strong winds have been striking the island of Crete since early Friday morning, confirming the meteorologists forecast. The biggest island of Greece is isolated by air and sea as winds blowing with intensity of up to 10 Beaufort have brought ferries traffic to halt, while airplanes have difficulties to land or take off.
A ministerial decree approving the environmental reports for hydrocarbon exploration and exploitation west and southwest of Greece’s island of Crete was signed on Tuesday by the Environment Ministry.
Judicial authorities in the island of Crete, in cooperation with the University of Crete in Iraklio have set up an innovative treatment of juvenile road offenders. Under the new programme, young adolescents who commit traffic offenses will…
The 2019 FAI F3P World Championship for Indoor Aerobatic Model Aircraft will start on Sunday on the terrace of the Loggia in Heraklion, Crete.
All the more Czech travelers have their sights set on visiting Crete this year, with prebooking figures on the rise, according to data collected by Crete Region authorities at the Holiday World Praha travel fair held in Prague last month.
The damage to roads, buildings and infrastructure caused by the torrential rain and gales that hit the island of Crete earlier in the week will exceed 100 million euros, according to Regional Governor Stavros Arnaoutakis.
An international tender for the construction of an electricity interconnection line between Crete and the mainland electricity grid will be held in the first quarter of 2019, ADMIE officials said.
The new big exhibition titled “Crete. Emerging cities: Aptera – Eleftherna – Knossos” at the Museum of Cycladic Art, traces the life in these three cities from their birth, progression and abandonment, as well as findings from the latest…
A project for an electricity interconnection between Crete and Peloponnese is about to begin, with the interconnection between Crete and the central power grid expected to be completed in 2023, Environment and Energy Minister George…
The regional governor of Crete, Stavros Arnaoutakis, signed on Tuesday infrastructure projects worth 2.2 million euros.