Urgent measures to address the negative consequences of the occurrence of COVID-19 coronavirus and the need to limit its spread.

Suspension of payment of VAT under conditions. Businesses affected by the occurrence and dissemination of the COVID-19 coronavirus may extend the payment deadline and suspend the collection of debts certified by VAT returns with tax payable (debit).

By decision of the Minister of Finance, upon recommendation by the Governor of the Independent Public Revenue Authority (AADE), the affected enterprises are defined by sector and by region, the period of extension of the deadline for payment and suspension of VAT collection, as well as any other details necessary for the implementation of this Agreement.

Extension of the deadline for the payment of social security contributions 1. By common decision of the Ministers of Finance and Labor and Social Affairs, the deadline for the payment of social security contributions and the time limits for the payment of installments or partial payment facilities by employers for paid employees shall be extended with salary or wage, with an employment relationship of indefinite or part-time private law, with full or reduced or rotating employment.

 Emergency and temporary measures in the labor market to counter and limit the spread of COVID-19 in terms of organization of time and place of work From the entry into force of this Agreement until 10.4.2020, in order to adapt the parties to the specific The following conditions shall be adopted solely to deal with and limit the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus as follows: 1. (a) The obligation of the employer to register in the Ministry of Labor’s “ERGANI” information system shall be suspended any change or modification of the working hours or the organization of the working time of employees, as well as overtime and legal overtime employment under applicable law.

Emergency provisions for the operation of Municipalities and Regions during measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus COVID-19.

Temporary suspension of courts and prosecutors for the purpose of avoiding the risk of occurrence and / or spread of COVID-19 coronavirus which may have a serious impact on public health may be imposed on the temporary, partial or total suspension of courts and the country’s public prosecutors, including military courts, and the National School of Judicial Officers.

Extension of residence permits due to exceptional needs 1. By decision of the Minister of Immigration and Asylum, in case of measures taken in accordance with the provisions of paragraph 2 g and paragraph 4 e of paragraph 1 of Article 25.2 .2020 Legislative Act may extend the validity of residence permits and residence permits and permanent residence permits issued pursuant to Law 4251/2014 (A ’80) and d. 106/2007 (A ‘135) respectively, as well as the application certificates referred to in Articles 8 and 9 and the special certificates of legal residence referred to in Article 25 of Law 4251/2014, which expire during the period of validity of the measures, as well as a deadline should be set for the application for granting or renewing them

Abolition of parades To avoid the risk of spreading the COVID-19 coronavirus, military parades and student and student parades for the National Day of March 25, 1821, as well as parades at local liberation and 12th anniversaries, are canceled.

Closed schools: Government suspends operation of all educational institutions in the country to reduce the spread of coronavirus in Greece as the Health Minister Vassilis Kikilias announced on Tuesday (10/03).

According to information from the Ministry of Education, the schools are closed for 14 days, after the intervention of the Minister of Education, Niki Kerameos, to close all the places where children gather.

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