19 February, 2004
The press and media ministry on Wednesday announced a ban on the execution of all opinion polls regarding the upcoming elections in the 15 days before March 7, as well as the publication and broadcasting of their results, or reports on the results of opinion polls regarding the upcoming elections in the media.
Reporting and broadcasting the results of opinion polls will be permitted until midnight on Friday.
Exit polls are permitted on the day of the elections, but there results cannot be published or broadcast in any way until ballot boxes close at 19:00 on March 7.
Source: Athens News Agency