Greek Supermarkets to Close at 20:30 As of Monday

November 12, 2020

ATHENS — Supermarkets will close at 20:30 from next Monday while on Sunday, November 15, they will not open, Alternate Development and Investment Minister Nikos Papathanasis told public broadcaster ERT on Thursday.

"At the moment the flow is normal and there are enough products, there is no reason for them to open on Sunday," Papathanasis said and clarified that on Thursday and Friday they will operate until 21:00 and on Saturday until 20:00, as normal.

The measure will apply for the duration of the lockdown.



ATHENS — Credit ratings company Fitch has revised Greece’s outlook to positive from stable, although it kept the country’s rating at BB, two notches below investment grade.

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