GREEK GOVERNMENT TO ALLOCATE 1.3 MILLION EURO TO HOLY MOUNT ATHOS

Pravoslavie.ru – April 2015

According to the Government Gazette (Greece), the Greek Ministerial Council has approved the amount of annual aid to monasteries on Mt. Athos, assigned in accordance with article No. 2 of the law No. 1166/1981, “On institution of annual grants to holy monasteries of the Holy Mountain.”

The decision was made several days after a visit of the delegation of the Holy Kinot of Mt. Athos to Athens during which the monks had a meeting with Deputy Minister of Finance Nadia Valavani, reports AgionOros.ru.

The amount of annual aid to Holy Mount Athos in 2015 will be 1 million 278 thousand Euro.