Economy Won’t Stop Despite COVID-19 – Greek City Times
“The measures for the unvaccinated implemented from Monday in several areas are aimed, firstly, at their own protection – and not a form of revenge – and secondly as an indirect means of pressure so that more people do. vaccinate, ”government spokesman Yiannis said. Economou said Wednesday in an interview with ERT.
“Already last month, we have 500,000 appointments for a first vaccine, which is very important, while the appointments for a vaccine booster are also going very well,” he added.
Economou said the government is following a balanced strategy from September 2021, with the fully functioning economy and education and open society on the one hand and the battle on the health front for increase immunization coverage and support the national health system. .
He recalled that the most important at the moment, as Christmas approaches, is to do everything to keep the market open by implementing the protective measures.
“The economy is not going to stop. We are not going to go back to a life that is limited, ”he said.
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