7 km from Glossa in the sea an amount of ammunition was found, probably originating from the second world war. The defense ministry was informed and they will find a way to get the ammunition out of the water.
Milos square in the top of the town has a serious problem. Part of the road is giving away and slowly sinking. Engineers have visited the area and word is out that works will start soon. What kind of work we will let you know in time.
Marinopoulos/Carrefour supermarket in Greece is being taken over by the Sklavenitis supermarket chain. The first substantial step for the streamlining of Marinopoulos, until now, Greece’s biggest supermarket chain, through its transfer to rival Sklavenitis, was made on Saturday with the signing of the crucial funding agreement by the two companies and the creditor banks.
It is nice news for the employees in the Carrefour supermarket on Skopelos to know that their jobs will probably be safe and they can continue working there.
70% of hotelbeds are going to be filled in September. Maria Diamanti for the Hotel’s association has told E-Thessalia this. This year more Scandinavians, English, German and more tourists from the Balkans and Poland visited the island. She says that in a joint effort the hotels tried to promote the island and made interesting holiday packages for visitors. The Flying Cat4 coming from Thessaloniki to Skopelos has helped a lot too and many people who would go to islands like Lesbos choose another destination because of the refugees there. But don’t forget the movie Mama Mia Mrs. Diamanti says. It still gets people to the island.