Greece’s Ministry of Improvement has introduced that supermarkets are prohibited from promoting durables together with books, clothes, footwear and digital tools for so long as restrictions on regular retail exercise are in place.
Improvement Minister Adonis Georgiadis stated the choice got here in response to considerations of unfair competitors voiced throughout a gathering over the weekend with representatives by the Hellenic Confederation of Commerce and Entrepreneurship (ESEE).
It’s recalled that Greece entered its second nationwide lockdown on Saturday.
Supermarkets are additionally banned from promoting mattress linen, carpets and family home equipment like lights or vacuum cleaners.
Georgiadis additionally talked about that the Prime Minister is contemplating a request by bookshop homeowners to be allowed to function through the three-week lockdown. They confused the significance of holding individuals entertained through the lockdown and argued that the majority of them are very small companies that can’t afford supply companies, however can management the variety of prospects that enter their shops.
SMS 13033 for motion throughout Greece’s lockdown
All people residing in Greece will probably be required to ship an SMS textual content message to 13033 so as to receive permission to depart their houses through the lockdown.
The SMS to 13033 needs to be formatted as follows: X (one of many digits 1-6 akin to the actions under), identify, surname and tackle.
The six causes (you should SMS) are:
- Go to to a pharmacy or go to to a health care provider if obligatory
- Go to to a grocery store or shops for important provides
- Go to to a financial institution if e-banking transactions aren’t attainable
- Go to to individuals needing help or escorting kids to and from faculty
- Attending a funeral, as per the situations offered by the regulation, or visiting kids in case of divorced dad and mom
- Bodily train outside or as much as two individuals taking their pet for a stroll whereas all the time observing a 1.5-metre distance.
Alternatively, people unable to ship SMSs, can fill out the shape by hand. There are two forms of paperwork: Doc A, which is stuffed out as soon as by the individual going to work, with identify, house tackle, work tackle, and shift schedule. This will probably be offered by employers. Doc B is for journeys not associated to work and should be stuffed out each time a citizen needs to depart his or her home, as a substitute of an SMS. It should comprise identify, house tackle, vacation spot and motive for circulation.
Anybody leaving the home should carry a sound identification card or doc with them.