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EU tackles marine pollution, bans 10 single-use plastic items

In view of dangerously increasing pollution of waters and beaches across its territories, the EU approved this week a law that bans a wide range of single-use plastic items, including straws, cotton buds, cutlery, and plates, by 2021.

ABTA says Post-Brexit UK-EU flights to continue visa-free

A Sunday newspaper story claiming the government would be advising British travelers not to book holidays after Brexit on March 29, has created havoc days ahead of the launch of the Association of British Travel Agents’ (ABTA) 2019 “Travel…

Kyriakos Mitsotakis: Greece wants Serbia to be part of the EU

Νew Democracy (ND) leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Tuesday met with Serb President Aleksandar Vucic in Belgrade. Mitsotakis expressed his support for Serbia's European course, underlining that Greece want Serbia to become a member-state of…

Dimitris Avramopoulos: EU supports Greece

The European Union is by Greece's side, noted European Commissioner for Migration Dimitris Avramopoulos in statements during his visit to the European Commission's pavilion at the 83rd Thessaloniki International Fair on Saturday.