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Global warming, drier world
In the eye of the refugee hurricane
Greece, Europe and the refugee crisis
Kunsthuis Gallery's spring exhibition responds to climate change, the environment and fracking
Global warming poses substantial flood risk increase for Central and Western Europe
Donald Trump's Global Warming
Warmer climate can give Europe dengue fever
Member States to benefit from €98.2 million in investments to improve citizens' quality of life
Greener EU economy gets €98.2 million funding boost
How the £1.3 billion EIB loan uses public money to muddy democracy, the environment and ...
The EU wants to fight climate change – so why is it spending billions on a gas pipeline?
The EU wants to fight climate change so why is it spending billions on a gas pipeline?
Corbynista holds talks in Greece as hard left seeks wider influence
Bank of Greece head takes part in World Bank- IMF meeting on climate change
Siberian snowstorm 'beast from the east' blankets Europe
Pleven Hosts an International Forum for Discussing Climate Change
Greece showcases exports in innovation and technology at Barcelona fair
Working towards climate-smart development
Street Artist Tackles Climate Change And Fascism, 1 Haunting Mural At A Time
Malta under fire for low levels of climate change ambition in shipping
Emissions: Greece named as worst EU shipping nation
Malta under fire for low levels of climate change ambition in shipping
Lights Off in Greece for “Earth Hour”
Sahara desert dust sweeps through Greece
Greek shipping union hits back on emissions
Greece poorest in Europe on attitude to tackling climate change from shipping
Greece's Coastal Areas 'at Risk' Due to Climate Change, Leading Scientist Warns
Global Warming Has Made Gulf Stream Slowest in 1600 Years, and That Could Impact Our Weather
Exxon must provide climate documents. BOSTON — Massachusetts' highest court has ruled that Exxon Mobil must hand over documents related to a state investigation into whether the company misled the public about the impact of fossil fuels on climate change. The Supreme Judicial Court sided ...
So began Man and Nature, the Vermont congressman and U.S. ambassador's in-depth summation of man-made climate change, a book that laid out in ... It was there, overseas, in the shadows of fallen and depleted empires in Greece, Rome, and then-Palestine, that Marsh saw the larger implications of ...
A third of European cities still don't care about climate change ... cities, such as Athens in Greece, Salzburg in Austria, and Mallorca in Spain, have no ...
The economic and national security benefits of prioritizing climate change are issues that the GOP can and should embrace; they're consistent with ...
SPETSES, Greece (AP) The spiritual leader of the world's Orthodox Christians has arrived on the Greek island of Spetses to host an environmental ...
SPETSES, Greece — Leading climate change experts and campaigners said Wednesday they would work with the leaders of the Orthodox Church ...
SPETSES, Greece – The spiritual leader of the world's Orthodox Christians has ... leaders in a global campaign to take action against climate change.
SPETSES, Greece (AP) — Leading climate change experts and campaigners said Wednesday they would work with the leaders of the Orthodox ...
by Maria Spiliopoulou. ATHENS, June 8 (Xinhua) -- Greek seas and coastline, a national asset for the Mediterranean country, are threatened by the ...
Over tourism and pollution real threats for Greece ... of the real threats to Greece's seas and coastline from plastics pollution and climate change.
Ireland ranked among 'the bad and the ugly' in EU for climate change ... Bulgaria, Malta, Cyprus and Greece all ranked immediately above Ireland.
Tourism
Miss Greece achieves "lifetime dream", visits Pyramids
Data Show Greece Becoming a Year-Round Destination
Traditional Greek dishes for a great New Year's Eve feast
Greeks look to 2018 as their fragile economy creaks into life
Tourism 2017: And the winner is ….. Bulgaria
Study: Foreign investors eyeing mostly 5-star hotel auctions in Greece
Snowboarder dies after avalanche at Vasilitsa ski center in Grevena, Greece
Greece financial crisis: 'The EU has made mistakes' amid fears of TRIPLE-DIP recession
Greece Becomes a Magnet for Well-Off Arab Tourists
Greece earthquakes rock Brit tourist hotspot Thessaloniki with SEVEN tremors in just 24 hours
Greece earthquakes rock Irish tourist hotspot Thessaloniki with SEVEN tremors in just 24 hours
Sources: Greece does not welcome suspects in coup attempts
Travel agencies boss: Domestic tourism revives in Greece
Cyprus, Greece, Israel to sign agreement on marine pollution
Experts reassure after two earthquakes hit northern Greece
Brunei emerging as tourism destination
Hotel guests in Greece charged new stayover levy
First Digital Tourism Workshop
Hoteliers warn that stayover tax will harm tourism
Optimistic outlook for 2018 after solid growth in 2017
Hotel guests in Greece charged new room tax
Tourist couple are found dead after performing satanic suicide ceremony at a Greek guesthouse on ...
Total funding to Greece through Juncker Plan to reach €1.7 billion
German tourism: Strong demand for Greece continues in 2018
Greece's Council of State approval next up for landmark Helleniko project
Sabah Tourism Board organising workshop on digital tourism
Tourist couple found dead 'after performing satanic suicide ritual on New Year's Eve'
Athens commercial real estate market converts office buildings for tourists
Greek Deputy FM asserts Egypt's safety, visit pyramids
Kyle Bass On Opportunities In Greece
Debt management firms fully empowered to tackle bad loans in Greece
Cyprus sets sea borders for energy drilling with Greece's backing
Brooyar: A climber's paradise and tourism opportunity
On Our Radar: Why tourism in Chile is booming
Cruise Ship Arrivals in Greece Dropped by 20% in 2017
Aegean Airlines Ferries 13.2 Million Passengers for First Time
Christian Tour: Greece and Turkey are the main holiday destinations chosen in 2018 by Romanian ...
Dutch taking more vacations, but are ill-prepared for foreign destinations
Thessaloniki Holocaust Museum construction under way in Greece
The Latest: Zermatt tourists get helicopter evacuations
China's economic, political influence is growing in Greece, says report
Norwegian to add more flights to popular European summer destinations
Border data: Thousands visit Greece from Turkey and Bulgaria during holiday season
Kalavryta ski resort in Greece's Peloponnese to become theme part
Hellenic Cadaster to absorb land register offices across Greece
Tourism survey: German tour operators report strong demand for Greece in 2018
Greece's new tourism tax is reckless. Here's why.
Greece at the best level of new US Travel Advisory Program as "least risky" country to visit
Aegean Airlines saw a recording making boost in passengers for 2017
US State Department Ranks Greece Among Safest Countries for Tourists
Tourism: + 16% TUI bookings for Greece from Germany despite Turkey's recovery
News of the day from across the world, Jan. 10
United States State Department: Greece among safest countries for tourists
News of the day from across the world, Jan. 10
German Bookings to Greece Up According to TUI
Luxury Angsana Corfu hotel opens in Q2 2018, transformed from the former San Stefano in Benitses
US, Turkey Spat Could Boost Greek Tourism
Overnight Stay Tax Controversy within the Greek Hospitality Sector
AHEPA, AHI, and Jewish organizations tour Greece, Cyprus, and Israel
Greek tourism: Mixed picture for November 2017 and positive signs in start of 2018
US, Turkey Friction May Boost Tourism Competitors
Greek's Planned Regulatory Reform on Gambling Faces Growing Opposition
Leading Greek and Jewish Americans on Joint Mission to Greece, Cyprus and Israel
Cooperation between Nicosia, Athens and Amman could serve as model in the region, Jordan's ...
Suddeutsche Zeitung: Greece recording tourism boom despite the crisis
Medical tourism makes Halandri Airbnb hotspot
Ten Vintage Posters that Helped to Promote Tourism in Greece (Photos)
Serbia Tourism 2017 Won €1.2 Billion Euros
New tax legislation likely to shake up short-term property lease market
Medical tourism makes northern Athens suburb of Halandri an Airbnb hotspot
Report: US and Turkey spat could boost Greek tourism
Hotel.com: Athens third preferred European destination for Chinese tourists
Cyprus, Greece and Jordan underline close co-operation
Jordan, Greece and Cyprus say more support needed to states on refugee frontline
Jordan, Greece and Cyprus say more support to states on refugee frontline
Cyprus-Greece-Jordan First Trilateral Summit Declaration
King participates in trilateral summit in Cyprus
Cyprus, Greece, Jordan set foundations for strategic partnership
Privatization projects in northern Greece will boost local economy
Jordan, Greece and Cyprus say more support needed to states on refugee frontline
Land deed operators oppose abolition of offices throughout Greece
Only a few telephony providers remain 11 years after deregulation in Greece
Piraeus Port Gets Ready To Welcome Mega Vessel
Jordan, Greece, Cyprus Say More Support Needed on Refugee Frontline
Jordan, Greece, Cyprus Say More Support Needed To States On Refugee Frontline
Think Greece is just a tourist trap? Come to Kefalonia and find the island that time forgot (despite its ...
Tourist arrivals in Cyprus up 12.5% in December 2017
Paralela 45 posts EUR 50 million sales in 2017, up by 25 pct
Cyprus, Greece, Jordan set foundations for strategic partnership
Tourism receipts hit record high in Jan-Sep 2017
Jordan, Cyprus, Greece launch strategic partnership at trilateral summit
Crete: “Star Destination” for Austrian Tourists
Tourism receipts hit record high in Greece during January-September 2017
ASTA president: US travel agents invest in Greece as a leading tourist destination
Major upsurge in tourism among Poles: report
Aegean passes 13m annual passenger mark for first time
Number of Tourists From Greece Who Cisited Bulgaria is Over 1 million
Major Travel Expo to Boost Greek Tourism
Adria Hotel Forum Is in Less Than a Month Away
Rafting and medical mud: Minister of Tourism promotes Bulgaria in Spain
Greece: Glimmers of Life
Greece attracts strong interest for new offshore oil and gas tenders
Northern Greece's olive oil 'Makri' to be given PDO status
New lending hits 1-year high
Winds of change: yachting tourism in Greece
Consumer confidence soars in Greece with the growth in summer tourism
Whilst holidaying in Greece, I could see Pakistan in the little, everyday things
Pakistan becomes visa-free for many foreign tourists
Holiday bookings from the Netherlands to Greece on the rise
Tourism winners and losers
Whilst holidaying in Greece, I could see Pakistan in the little, everyday things
Greece aims to attract Latin American tourists
Greece Takes Aim at Latin American Tourists
BGN 6.6 Billion is the Income from Foreign Tourists in Bulgaria in January-November 2017
Bulgaria Welcomed One Million Greeks in 2017
Cyta: Vodafone is the preferred bidder for Greece subsidiary
Secret island in Greece
The Fast Growing Industry of Medical Tourism and Its Benefits
UAE to see rise in cruise ship calls this year-end
Chatting with Alex Moschos: Owner of Neraki Greek Mediterranean
Greek current account deficit shrinks in November, tourism revenues rise
Health Tourism 2018: Medicine Back At Home in Greece
Greek Tourism needs a policy of strategic depth
Tourism revenues in Greece reach 14.4 billion euros in H1 2017
Griekenland.net adopts dolphin in Greece
Greek current account deficit shrinks in November, tourism revenues rise
2018 EMITT international tourism fair set to open in Istanbul
Tourism players advised to embrace digital technology
Implementation of development project at Elliniko edges closer in Greece
Greece Expects Large Number of Tourists from India in Summer 2018
Fitch: Greek Banks Still Face Multiple Challenges
Portugal Growth Isn't Just in Tourism, Economy Minister Says
Flydubai Adds Aqaba and Thessaloniki to Its Growing Network
Flydubai to launch flights to Aqaba and Thessaloniki
US News: Greece among 28 best countries in the world for 2018
Greece boosts Alltours profits and growth this year - Two new Allsun hotels in Crete
Euphoria Retreat: First holistic wellness destination in Greece opens in May
Top global tourism fair opens in Istanbul, convenes tourism leaders
Greek tourism 2017: German travelers drive revenue and arrivals growth
GNTO: Positive messages to Greece from Indian tourism market
Greek tourism 2017: + 7% overnight stays by non-residents
Thessaloniki visitors bound for leap, UAE airline establishes new route
Prominent Bollywood producers express "great interest" in filming in Greece
OTM Mumbai promises more outbound tourists
Aqaba and Thessaloniki Joins Flydubai's Growing Network
Flydubai to launch flights to Greece, Jordan
Spain's jobless queue shortens in 2017 thanks to tourism
Greece Scores High on '2018 Best Countries' List
Storng interest from Austrian travelers for holidays in Pieria, northern Greece
TUI on German travel market trends: Greece leads in all ages
Acquisition of HRG Greece by Kyvernitis Travel SA
Check 24: Rent a car prices in Greece are rather high compared to competition
Hotel chains to lure domestic tourists
Bulgarian tourism reports increase in 2017
Ving Research: 91% of Swedes have vacationed Greece and want to return
New era opens for karting in Greece with foundation of IAME Series
Thomas Cook: 28 new hotels in Greece for the 2018 season
National Bank of Greece to step up auctions of foreclosed property in Greece
Greek Tourism 2017: Increase in international arrivals at all airports
#ERROR!
Property investors prefer tourist rather than urban areas in Greece
Our expert guide to the Peloponnese
MCMUN 2018: The Greek Debt Crisis
All about Ouzo, Greece's famous drink
Land registry extension given so state can challenge trespassers across Greece
Proposal for no limit to online gaming permits in Greece
Athens to host 1st International Hellenic Gastronomy Conference
Greek Tourism in the 21st Century: The unseen and insulting side of Greek Tourism that hurts
Bulgaria: Almost 9 million foreign tourists in 2017
Lifting of cabotage for pleasure craft and yachts under review in Greece
Bulgaria reports growth in inbound tourism in 2017
Fraport reports full implementation of investment plan in Greece
Property funds and groups targeting shopping center market in Greece
Finnish family make their way to Greek island of Crete on a bicycle
Applications for winter hotel subsidies in Greece until March 23
Western Greece Region wins “European destination of excellence” award (video)
Report: Greece's first 6-star resort Inspired by Rhodes' history (video)
Nostos initiative to return Greek tourists to Egypt
Out of the Blue, Capsis Elite Resort, celebrating 40 years of excellent and innovative hospitality
New Greek Luxury Wellness Destination Created at Daios Cove
Report: World's biggest bank ICBC comes to Greece
New Greek Luxury Wellness Destination Created at Daios Cove
GNTO: Double-digit increase in bookings from Switzerland
Greek Tourism Hotting Up over Thermal Springs
Marine tourism: Greek Tourism Ministry at BOOT exhibition in Germany
Turkey on top in Europe as hotel occupancy rate up 18 pct in 2017
Western Greece recognised as Europe's 'destination of excellence'
European hotel demand at its highest level since 2000
Lyttos Beach in Crete among top 25 family hotels in Greece
Greek Food Scoops European Gastronomic Award (photos)
Flydubai to launch new flights to Greece, Jordan
GoI to promote, market J&K as incredible destination across globe: Alphonse
Study: Beer in Greece dates back to Bronze Age
Rising Kashmir News
Flydubai set to operate flights to Jordan, Greece in June
Greece Ambassador: Greece became number one tourist destination for Armenians
Tourism Minister: Record arrivals from Belgium to Greece in the 2017 season
Spanish tourism revenues six times higher than Greek
For Two Countries, The Dispute Over Macedonia's Name Is Rooted In National Identity
Foreign investment in Greece through Golden Visa program soars in 2017
Cyprus tourist average spending higher by €200 compared to Greece
Europe's Window to Shore Up Macedonia Is Closing
Cyprus celebrated a record year in 2017
Professor: Farming sector can create Greece's brand name
Italian ambassador: Trenitalia to invest €500 million in Greece's TrainOSE
Russian Tourism: TUI and Mouzenidis strike strategic deal over Greek market
German tourism: Greece ranks 4th in vacation packages - Turkey and Egypt rebound
Cyprus sees record tourism figures for 2017
Greece's Public Power Corp. eyes expansion in Turkey
Tourism News Bits: Greece 2018
The window to shore up Macedonia is closing
Greek tourism set for boost from European Union funded training
Turkish Tourism: Complete comeback with more arrivals from Greece
One-stop-shop for enterprises awaits ministerial decision in Greece
Tourist returns stones from Acropolis “stolen many years ago”
With on-arrival tourist visa, Pakistan looks to revive industry and image
[Leonid Bershidsky] Europe's window to shore up Macedonia closing
Paris Agreement threshold may be breached in coming decades, new study finds
Despite Popularity, Croatian Tourism Has ''Two Weak Links''
German Tourism: Greece is the 6th most popular destination in Europe for 2017
Celebrate love and adventure: Take romantic trip to Greece, Mauritius or Fiji for lifetime memories
Fraport Greece begins renovation and reconstruction works at Kos island airport
Report: Sizzling “Tsiknopempti” BBQ customs across Greece
Report: Sizzling “Tsiknopempti” BBQ customs across Greece
€1 million for the tourist promotion of the North Aegean islands in Greece
Greece booms as Turkey slumps
Seychelles Tourism Board takes part in EMITT 2018, strengthens presence in Turkey
Rules set for medical marijuana Industry in Greece
SETE Chief and EU's Commissioner highlight contribution of Greek tourism at Athens meeting
Santorini named 'Best Island in Europe'
Fraport Greece launches the development works at Kos Airport with the reconstruction of the runway
Fraport Greece to start Kos Airport developmental work
Snow cover in Greece very low in early February compared to 2017
Taxes eating into tourism takings
Spyrou Philoxenia in international tourist exhibitions in Israel, Serbia and Germany
Sport Tourism: Tyros Run on May 27th 2018 in Arcadia (video)
Report: Greece wins Best Coffee Nation award three times
SETE head at EU event: How will Greek tourism reach its full potential
Greek Hotels Chamber: Economic locomotive of tourism needs rails and coal to run
3d leisure and MarBella Corfu Hotel to offer a unique concept for the wellness traveller
[Premium] Greece's Offshore Tenders Draw More Interest
Simplification of fast track procedures for tourism investments in Greece
Reuters: Chinese eye purchase of National Bank of Greece's insurance firm
Gastronomy tourism of Dodecanese islands travels to Sweden
Greek Tourism: Fewer Russian tourist arrivals compared to Turkey, Spain and Cyprus
The untapped potential of MICE tourism in Greece
Greek island of Rhodes to take part in IFT 2018 tourism fair in Belgrade
Huawei: 53% of Greeks take their mobile phone to the bed
Double-digit growth expected in 2018 tourist numbers
9 out of 10 Danes would return for a holiday in Greece
TUI: Strong increase in demand for Greece during 2018 - good Q1 figures
Greece and Serbia want to boost bilateral tourism ties
Survey: Celebrating St. Valentine's Day in Greece
Greece's Piraeus Port Authority reports higher profits and turnover in 2017
44 firms from Greece in Sweets and Snacks fairs in Cologne
Lodging in Greece
“Creon” weather front with heavy snow hits central parts of Greece
Athens cheapest destination for German tourists
Future of the Accommodation Industry at the Adria Hotel Forum
Turkey is back in business as Antalya bookings double
German tourism turns to Greece, Turkey and Egypt as demand for Spain drops
Multinational Delivery Hero purchases third online food platform in Greece
Advanced Hair Clinics drives medical tourism in Greece
A far-reaching tourism concept: Focus on ecological and social responsibility at ITB Berlin
Greek Tourism Secretary-General points to investment opportunities in the sector
Ambassador Ben-Abba: Great improvement in Greek-Israeli tourism relations
Global olive oil competition shows Greece as top producer
Nine groups show interest in northern Greece's Egnatia Odos management
Greece: Ruins and Relaxation
The Taste of Greece: 'Invest in Taste'
Greek wine exports soar attracting world's attention
Huge interest in Turkey at Australian fair
German tourism to Greece on the rise
Record Indian and Chinese tourists
Tbilisi Hosted B2B Luxury & MICE Workshop for the 2nd time
Greek current account deficit widens in December, tourism revenues up
Greek current account deficit widens in December, tourism revenues up
'Sympossio' Greek Gourmet Touring to Visit 15 European Countries
Greek tourism revenues up in December
Tourist arrivals in Cyprus increase during January by 21.2%
Helleniko investment and e-auctions bump Greece's bailout tranche for March
'Sympossio' program establishing Greece on the world gastronomy map
Greek current account deficit widens in December, tourism revenues up
Greece is on the radar of Japanese investors
Greece sees revenue from 2017 tourism skyrocket
27M Tourists Chose Greek Vacation in 2017
Travel receipts rose 10.5 pct yoy in 2017
Central Bank: More than 27 million tourists visited Greece in 2017
German tourism: "Lift-off" for Greece with +41% in early bookings during 2018 season
"Intensive cooperation with Greece in various fields"
Live from Romanian Tourism Fair: Turkey remains most popular among Romanian tourists
Greek top court approves plan for major tourism project
Greece's Katrougalos supports fYROMacedonian AII
Athens Embassy: Prospects for investments by US business in Greek tourism
Greece's Council of State approves Hellinikon development plan
Greece to support FYROM's inclusion in EU Strategy for tourism
Pantanassa Monastery in Mystras among Greece's most revered places
Balkan must-sees focus of Serbia's int'l tourism fair
German tourism: Strong increase in air travel to Greece during 2017
Biggest Regional Tourism Fair Opens in Belgrade with Total No-Show from Croatia
Greece starts casino licensing procedure for major tourism project
Greece's Grivalia Properties to pay 0.35 euro dividend to shareholders
Greece-Ireland to open new chapter in bilateral relations and tourism
Greece to launch casino tender for €8b Hellinikon resort project
Greek Economy Minister in Europe and the US in search for investments
Greece's Top Administrative Court Greenlights $8-Billion Casino Resort Near Athens
Romanian tourist inflows and imports from Greece soar in 2017
Report: Elon Musk establishes Tesla Hub in Greece
Petition launched for Greece to be Included at World Disney's Epcot
'Punjab Panorama' will unlock untapped tourism potential of state: Sidhu
Punjab Panorama to hardsell state to world as tourist destination
TUI: €1.8 million from Greek National Tourism Organization for ads in 12 markets
Punjab Panorama to hardsell state to world as tourist destination
Qila Mubarak to host arts forum from March 3
Thousands Watch Spectacular Display of Epirus Culture in Athens (video)
Hvar Celebrates 150 Years in Belgrade as Croatia Abandons Traditional Tourism Market
Annual gathering of Epirus Region dedicated to tourism (video)
PTDC efforts ensured visa for tourists on arrival, says MD
A taste of Greece: the new culinary scene on Tinos island
PTDC Efforts Ensured Visa for Group Tourists on Arrival
Greek assets catch Chinese companies' eyes
Greece, lenders start final review of reforms before bailout ends
Greece enters final round of reform talks with creditors
© Reuters. Greece, lenders start final review of reforms before bailout ends
Greek thermal springs attract investors
Poll: Busy last minute season for Greece in The Netherlands
World's Biggest Container Ship Docks in Greece
Greece Enters Final Round of Reform Talks With Creditors
Greece, lenders start final review of reforms before…
Greek assets catch Chinese companies' eyes
Sichuan Communication Investment Group bids for Greek motorway project
Amazing images of snow-covered Meteora in mainland Greece (video)
Greece Thermal Springs Are Focus of Investment Workshop
'Sympossio Greek Gourmet Touring 2018' Tours 37 European Cities
Bulgarian Tourism Ministry: 437 000 foreign tourists in January 2018, 19% increase
GfK / German tourism: Strong double-digit growth in arrivals to Greece this year
Canada's Aphria planning medicinal cannabis investment in Greece for 2018
Greece overtakes Balearics as German bookings surge
The top investment returns in luxury hotels and villas in Greece's South Aegean islands
Der Touristik recommends early bookings for Greece
Studiosus: Demand for Greece soars by 70% in 2018
2nd Messinia Pro-Am in Costa Navarino Kicks off Greece 2018
Africa looks to India for Healthcare Development at IHTC Conference
Undermining competitiveness
Delphi Economic Forum: How can the Greek Diaspora invest in Greece
First Yachting Festival in the Alimos Marina of Athens, Greece
Jamaica Tourism Minister to address World Tourism Forum Lucerne Think Tank in Greece
Tourism 2018: Greece overtakes Balearics as German bookings take off
Agents to cook Greek food in tourism organisation events
PM at Delphi Economic Forum: Greece “the next big thing” in investments
Greece showcases exports in innovation and technology at Barcelona fair
Bigger tax bill for owners of large property across Greece
Jamaica's Minister of Tourism to Address World Tourism Forum Lucerne Think Tank in Greece
German Tourism: FTI also forecasts another record year Greece
German Tourism 2018 / TUI: Greece 2nd global destination for luxury vacations
Interview: Tips for an exciting career as a butler in luxury hotels and villas
Maiden international contemporary arts forum Punjab panorama concludes at historic Qila Mubarak
Romanian tourism: Vacation packages for Greece to grow by 35% in 2018
Panorama props up Patiala as world tourist destination
Google Partners With Cretan Firms to Promote Greek Tourism
China's economic lifeline for Greece tangles political relations with EU
WTFL 2018: Sustainable tourist growth, public & private sectors hand in hand
Trabzon's vandalized Vazelon Monastery to be restored after years of neglect
World Tourism Forum Lucerne 2018 in Costa Navarino, Peloponnese
Tourism hits a new high
Silk Road: The most important transnational tourism route of the 21st century
Onassis' private island Skorpios in Greece to become luxury resort
Trainose submits binding offer for rolling stock maintenance company in Greece
Greece Eyes Investment Boom to Lure Tourists to Its Sun And Sand
ITB Berlin 2018: UNWTO Silk Road meeting seeks to put route at heart of international tourism
Greece Expects 4 Million German Tourists in 2018
Mykonos Documentary Wins International Acclaim
ITB: More than 4 million German tourists this year in Greece
Thessaloniki stars in UNWTO Silk Road Ministers' meeting held at ITB Berlin
German visitors will easily exceed 4 million this year
Silk Road: The Most Important Transnational Tourism Route of the 21st Century
UNWTO Silk Road Ministers' Meeting held at ITB Berlin
Turkish pleasure craft change designation to continue Aegean mini cruises
Amerra likely to net local fish farming enterprises in Greece
Yiannis Retsos: Season extension would attract 40 million tourists to Greece
Greek tourism: Impressive 60% rise in German arrivals during the last 5 years
ITB Berlin 2018: Tourism hits a new high - demand for Greece grows again
Greece Eyes Investment Boom To Lure Tourists To Its Sun And Sand
Tourism is on the rise for Greece! Shares GNTO Director, Greta Kamaterou
Africa looks at India for healthcare development with training of doctors and paramedics
Tourism Silk Road architects meet in ITB
Greece needs new investments to boost the revenues from quality tourism
Greece axes tax privileges for islands
Greece heads for another record year
Our past errors cost tourism –Mupfumira
Swiss envoy: Archaeology a 'privileged field of intense collaboration' with Greece
Greek Tourism Minister meets with Egyptian and Cyprus' counterparts
Chinese tourist visas to Greece on the rise
GREEK PANORAMA exhibition to be held in Limassol's old port in May
GNTO's video 'Greece-A 365-DayDestination' receives one more international prize
Tourism Minister Wins Global Award
Crete Welcomes Approval of First Diving Park
Our past errors cost tourism: Mupfumira
Egypt, Cyprus, Greece reach cruise tourism agreement
Egypt, Cyprus, Greece reach cruise tourism agreement
Minister at ITB: Tourism showing rising year-round trend in Greece
Kerala developing its port towns into tourist hubs: Official
Kerala developing its port towns into tourist hubs: Official
Beyond beaches and hill stations: Kerala to attract tourists with heritage of port towns
Where is Five Star Hotel filmed? Ios, Greece
Two new foreign investment funds enter NBG Pangaea real estate in Greece
Popular Australian TV host falls in love with Greece after holiday
European Bailout Fund: Greece 'Probably' Doesn't Need More Credit Lines
Where is Five Star Hotel filmed? Ios, Greece
Crystal Waters: London Developer Makes its Move in Greece
Greece's golden visa program under fire
€1 billion to be invested in cultivating medical cannabis in Greece
Dangling for Greece: Aerial dancer promotes key landmarks
Greece-A365-Day Destination” video wins another award at ITB 2018
One of the Region's Tourism Ministers Wins a Global Award
Dangling for Greece: Aerial dancer promotes key landmarks
Interview: Greece needs to rediscover and preserve old varieties of wine
Bulgaria becoming a popular destination for Turkish skiers
Travel Law Forum 2018 - Consumer Rights in digital era, in Athens Greece
CNN interviews Bartlett live on tourism
CNN Interviews Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Edmund Bartlett Live on Tourism
Greece's Sani Resort Crowned Best for Families in 2018
UAE-Greek Business Forum explores bilateral trade and investment opportunities
Cyprus Resort Calls Time on Boozy Brit Tourists
1500 Italian students in Greece for 'pop philosophy'
Bartlett pushes Jamaica's tourism product in CNN interview
UAE-Greek forum highlights trade, investment opportunities
UAE, Greece explore boosting trade ties
UAE-Greek business forum explores trade and investment opportunities
Tourism a Growth Catalyst – Bartlett
Greece Eyes Trade Ties with UAE
Seatrade 2018: Positive outlook for cruise tourism in Greece
Aerial dancer promotes key landmarks in Greece
New air-electric line brings Greece and Bulgaria closer
Aerial dancer defies gravity to promote Greece
Dangling for Greece: Aerial dancer promotes key landmarks
UAE and Greece explore bilateral trade and investment opportunities
Greece Is Quietly Backsliding on Reform
Heavy demand could spark Eastern Med bed shortage
Egypt ranks as number one tourist destination for Dutch travelers: ANVR
Greece bags award for best beaches in Europe at Russian tourism exhibition
President of New Democracy Party of Greece Discusses Economic, Political Reforms
Greek innovation drive catches Tesla's attention
Tourism Backlash Creates Dilemma For Travelers
Moscow International Tourism Fair: Greece wins “top destination with best beaches” award
Rise in Greek natgas operator's profits to boost privatization bids
Greek students' electric car catches Tesla's attention
French Gastronomy night in Thessaloniki, Greece on March 21
OECD: Greece among top-10 global powers in international tourist arrivals
Greece Named “Top Destination with Best Beaches in Europe” at MITT 2018
25th Russian Mitt: Greece, top tourist destination with the best beaches in Europe
Greece's Aegean Airlines lifts profit, raises dividend
Santorini, Greece, destroyed by volcanoes, saved by tourism
Tourism 2018: Greece and Turkey sell-out in German market could spark bed shortage
Greece's Aegean Airlines grows 2017 profit 87 percent, raises dividend
Turkish town in Eastern Thrace suffers from Greek embargo
World Travel Awards headed to Guayaquil for Latin America Ceremony
AEGEAN: 11% rise in consolidated revenue at €1.12bn with 13.2m passengers
Azerbaijan prepares action plan for development of health tourism
Early depictions of Greece on display at Benaki Museum
Talented students from Kos to represent Greece in “Dance World Cup” final
Azerbaijan prepares action plan for development of health tourism
35 Reasons Why You Must Visit Greece
Greek Agriculture Minister briefs MEPs on EU's post-2020 farming policy
US envoy notes Ioannina's potential for sports, religious and cultural tourism
The View from Europe: Better understanding of the complexity of the Diaspora is required
Greeks delve back into Thessaloniki's Jewish heritage
[NGW Magazine] Greece attracts the IOCs upstream
Riyadh Travel Fair 2018 sells out ahead of its 10th anniversary show
Riyadh Travel Fair 2018 sells out
Riyadh Travel Fair sells out ahead of 2018 show
Tourist arrivals for February up 23.4% yoy
Greeks delve back into Thessaloniki's Jewish heritage
Assassin's Creed 2019: First Rumored Details Emerge
Interview: Silicon Valley Robotics CEO visits Delphi in Greece
Greek PM visits Tinos and meets island's mayor
Russian tourism: Greece's ranks 4th among top destinations in May
New York Rotary Club celebrates Greek Independence Day (video)
Greek PM: Tourism will be a driving force for the economy
Hotels: Ikos Resorts chain expands to Spain
Greek Tourism Minister Hopes for 10% Increase in Russian Visitors in 2018
Medical Tourism Market in Greece: Current Trends and the Future
Uluru rocks with global tourists willing to pay $360 a night
Brussels Airlines launches the biggest network expansion in the company's history
SightRunnin' Greece: Discover the city with your running shoes
German tourism: Bookings for Greece, Turkey and Egypt go while Spain retreats
The Ancient Beauty of Greece's Peloponnese
E-auctions for foreclosed properties by Greek state to commence on April 27
Tasty Greek oregano leads to unique herb business
Greek privatization fund: Better offer for rolling stock maintenance provider
Land registry offices in go-slow mode across Greece
Greek Island Gets Ready to Host Special Tourism Summit
Pain for Spain as Turkey flies
Al-Sisi follows bilateral relations updates with Kotzias in Cairo
In Crete's Lappa, a Good Friday Summit Focuses on Cultural Values
Kasos, Another Hidden Gem of Greece (video)
Good Friday Summit in Crete's ancient Lappa focuses on cultural values
Luxurious Aqua Vista Hotel Chain Bags 4 Awards
Benaki Museum and Aria Hotels ally for Leigh Fermor House
SNF signs memorandum of collaboration with Greek State (video)
Study: New opportunities arise in Greece's healthcare sector
Did You Pay More to Travel in 2017?
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Cobalt Air accelerates growth plan by choosing Sabre technology
US has not 'washed its hands' of Greek soldiers arrested in Turkey, Pyatt assures
Crete's Heraklion Wins 3 Greek Tourism Awards (video)
Turkey's tourism revenue will take years to bounce back
Tourism sector in Turkey can take years to revive due to unrest
Greece: Awaiting 2 additional millions of tourists in 2018
Cosmonaut Praises Greece in Video Message from Space
White House and US President Trump celebrate Greece and Greek community
Russian cosmonaut lauds Greek tourist resorts in video message from space
Chinese Fosun to bid again for Greece's Ethniki Insurance
Demand for air seats to Greece soars
Greece: a travel destination in demand
The Number of Bulgarians Visiting Greece Equals That of Greeks Visiting Bulgaria
Greek current account deficit widens in January, tourism revenues drop
Turkey's tourism revenue will take years to bounce back
Minister Nikolina Angelkova: The winter season will be prolonged, we had a 17% increase in ...
Investors await next steps by Greek state in order to begin huge Helleniko project
Greek and Israeli officials encourage Tel Aviv firms to invest in Greece
Sydney prepared to celebrate Greek Independence Day on Sunday
Greek Tourism: Stable net travel receipts despite a 16% arrivals increase during January
Greek current account deficit widens in January, tourism revenues drop
Escape Mass Tourism in the Traditional Cretan Village of Mochos
Greek Tourism Minister: At least 1.5 million more arrivals in 2018
Refund tourists with interest, firm told
Innovative banking is laying the groundwork for economic recovery in Greece
TUI UK Launches Ambitious Summer 2019 Programme from Birmingham Airport
Wizz Air's Low-Fares Land in Athens
Mediterranean destinations are the season's winners
Egyptian Ambassador: Our people feel like home in Greece
TUI: Three new Sensimar Resorts in Crete, Zakynthos and Santorini in 2019
Mythology Theme Park on Greece's Mount Olympus
EBRD Eyes Extending Mandate in Greece to 2025 to Spur Growth
Snow and Mountain Tourism faces the challenge of adapting to change
EBRD eyes extending mandate in Greece to 2025 to spur growth
Minsk to host international fair of tourism services 4-7 April
Fairfield Chamber Greece Trip Info Meet: April 5
UNWTO: Snow and Mountain Tourism faces the challenge of adapting to change
Tourism: Athens walking tours on the rise
Qatar Airways lands in Thessaloniki
Initiative to attract film productions in Greece presented by relevant Minister
Commission: Greece first in Juncker plan financing compared to GDP
Qatar Airways' debut flight from Doha to Thessaloniki lands
Qatar Airways touches down in Greek city Thessaloniki
German tourism: Greece rises to 4th place among top destinations
Qatar Airways Launches Flights to Thessaloniki, Greece
Qatar Airways touched down for the first time in Thessaloniki
Qatar Airways' Airbus A320 makes first maiden voyage to Thessaloniki
Travel trends report from On the Beach: Spain reigns this summer
Ethiopia, Greece Sign Maritime Job Offer
Snow and Mountain Tourism faces the challenge of adapting to change
Qatar Airways inaugurates new service to Thessaloniki
Greek airline making new Airbus order worth up to $5 billion
'Poverty tourism': Guardian slammed for Greek vacation focusing on financial & refugee crises
Stereotypes, paradoxes and myths hold back Albania-Greece relations, AIIS conference shows
UPDATE 2-Greece's Aegean Air aims higher with $5 bln Airbus jet order
Greek airline places US$5b Airbus order
Greece's Aegean Air aims higher with $5 billion Airbus jet order
The Guardian gets online flak for 'Greek crisis holiday'
Draft law on pets withdrawn for re-examination in Greece
Greece's Aegean Air aims higher with $5bn Airbus jet order
Cheaper holidays for Brits in Greek islands of Kos, Kefalonia and Zakynthos this year
Russian tourism: Stop-sales by Greek hotels due to increased demand
German Tourism: More trips with increased spending in 2018
Business briefs: Stocks slip; Walmart moves Cosmo from checkout aisles
Guardian retracts ad for organised crisis-themed tours in Greece
Aegean Air looks to the future with €4 billion Airbus jet order
Aegean splurges on Airbus aircraft
Qatar Airways touches down in Thessaloniki
Airbus order: Deal with Greece's Aegean Airlines worth up to $5B
Romania is the second source of foreign tourists in Bulgaria
Greece's Aegean Air aims higher with $5 billion Airbus jet order
Turkish tourism rebounding to 2015 levels: Travel group
Qatar Airways Grows Greece Network with Thessaloniki Flights
Greek airline making new Airbus order worth up to $5 billion
Guardian's Greek Crisis holiday package causes outcry and gets retracted
Guardian apologises for advertising £2500 'crisis tourism' holiday to Greece accompanied by ...
Greek airline Aegean invests billions in new Airbus planes
Greek startup fills niche for absent-minded hotel guests
Turkish tourism returns to good levels of 2015
Turkey sees 3 million foreign arrivals in first two months of 2018: Ministry
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Turkish tourism rebounding to 2015 levels
Romania delivers second highest number of foreign tourists to Bulgaria in 2017
Where's hot in April? Failsafe sunny destinations, from Greece to the Seychelles
Record arrivals sends positive messages for tourism
Greek revenue service: Overnight stay tax also imposed on short-term lease properties
Lessons from a tourism advert faux pas
Guardian cancels initiative over 'poverty tourism' outcry
Religious Tourism: Why Orthodox and Catholic Easter are on different dates
Greek tourism economy: Red loans post noteworthy reduction in Q4 2017
Why Orthodox and Catholic Easter Are on Different Dates
Greek and Turkish Cypriots demand opening of Dherynia crossing
Religious Tourism: Wonderful traditions of Palm Sunday across Greece
Premier Tax Free: €1 billion turnover with 300% growth in the last 3 years
Aegean tension already taking a toll
This summer, Croatia, Turkey, Greece and Austria catch fancy of Amdavadis as holiday destinations
GVCW takes over Greece visa facilitation in India
Mediterranean Cycle Route to Pass Through Coastal Croatia
350 young Greeks from 20 countries in one campaign: #bringthemarbleshome
ASTA: American tourists to get familiar with Greek yachting
Greek trade mission holds 81 meetings with Russian firms and organisations
European Medical Tourism and Global Healthcare Congress 2018: Benefits to Stakeholders
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Steve Wozniak: The next Facebook or Google could well be created in Greece
21 International Spring Fair of Tourism Services Holiday 2018 opens in Minsk
Drones enlisted in mosquito war in western Greece
Chinese tourists estimated to reach 200000 in Greece during 2018
Greek travel agents decry first work-stoppage of tourism season at sites
Record job surplus in Greece during March thanks to tourism
Greek tourism: The top Spring 2018 travel destinations for visitors and locals
Investments: Arbitration panel rules in favor of Eldorado Gold in Greece
Four-hour strike at archaeological sites a sign of trouble for high-peak tourist season
Uber Suspends Services in Greece
Santorini Dominates Greek Travel Survey
SETE and Greek Tourism minister lash out at museum work stoppage
New Chinese TV production approved to film in Greece
Uber halts Athens service after Greece tightens regulations
Cultural Tourism: New director of the New York City Greek Film Festival from Crete
Religious Tourism: Greeks mark solemn Good Friday with Processions
Greece expects an extra 2 million tourists in 2018
Greeks Mark Solemn Good Friday With Processions
Giving Greece a bad name
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Access to one of Crete's most stunning beaches to be restricted
Athens hosts Festival of Two Cultures: Greece-Italy
Greece expects 2 million more tourists this year – report
Can Athens find a way to tackle its pickpocketing epidemic?
Kharar man falls prey to false promises of travel agents
Road tourism: 678000 vehicles through toll stations for Easter in Greece
Greece to submit bid to UNESCO for Makronisos 'Exile Island'
Norway's ambassador interview: Expansion of 'Norwegian engagement' in Greece
Travel Monday: A Photo Trip to Meteora, Greece
Tourism earnings rose in January
Greece announces major new cash rebate for film, TV production
The Benefits and Vulnerabilities of a Warming Europe
Greeks Honor Heroic Exodus of Missolonghi
Historic Tourism: Greeks honor heroic Exodus of Missolonghi
40th Greek Food Festival in Vancouver (videos)
Research: Greece is the cheapest foreign destination for Russians this May
Scandinavian tourism boards join biggest Riyadh Travel Fair
55 countries participates in Riyadh Travel Fair
Riyadh Travel Fair opens
flydubai: Discover Dubrovnik this summer
Ryanair to Suspend Greek Summer Flights to Chania, Rhodes
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Official suggests Mo Salah should become Egypt's tourism ambassador to Europe
Saudi Arabia's largest domestic, outbound tourism expo kicks off
Commission extends Greece's visa-at-the-gate scheme for Turks
Meet the Warriors Bringing Ancient Greek Warfare Back to Life (photo, video)
Vote for 2018 International Toilet Tourism Awards by May 1
Tourism markets: Turkish lira in free fall notes German Handelsblatt
Greece Continues Visa Program for Turkish Tourists
Ryanair slashes unprofitable routes in Greece
Ryanair To Shut Crete Base, Limit Greek Flights In Airport Fare Protest
Amazing ancient Greek technology on display in Athens museum
Real Estate: 17 out of 123 e-auctions concluded across Greece on Wednesday
Greek unemployment rate eased to 20.6% in January thanks to tourism
Big foreign studios and film-makers have expressed interest in Greece as a filming location, said Media and Communications Secretary-General Lefteris Kretsos, while speaking to the Athens-Macedonian News Agency's radio on Thursday about the start of shooting for a BBC mini-series at the ...
He currently shares his time between Greece and Australia working as a freelance travel writer and photographer, promoting Greece, the Greek islands, and the Greek way of living, for international travel magazines and renown travel guide book publisher, Lonely Planet. “The love affair dates back to ...
Hung said a lot of Greek businesses have invested in different fields in Vietnam, including tourism. In 2017 alone, Hanoi welcomed about 3,000 Greek visitors, he said. With a population of nearly 10 million and area of over 3,000 square kilometers, Hanoi is potential market for both domestic and foreign ...
Spain's iconic La Manga Club resort is targeting its most successful year ever after being shortlisted for five top global travel honours later this year. ... The 25th edition of the annual World Travel Awards will take place in Athens, Greece, on June 30, and La Manga Club's Hotel Principe Felipe has been ...
While Greece is one of the four top Mediterranean destinations for travelers – coming after Spain and Italy, and tying with Turkey by attracting about 15 percent of tourists in the region – it is a laggard in luxury tourism, a survey by the Greek tourism businesses association SETE showed. A shortage of ...
Greece is the last choice destination in luxury tourism due to the lack of adequate infrastructure and poor promotion, according to the Association of Greek Tourism Enterprises (SETE). Greece is fourth in attracting tourists, after Spain, Italy and in a tie with Turkey, getting 15 percent of tourists who visit ...
The ceremony for the delivery of the victors' wreaths for the Boston Marathon, presented to the Boston Marathon Association by the General Consulate of Greece in Boston and the Greek-American Council "Alpha Omega", was held on Thursday evening at Massachusetts State House, ANA reports.
The principal European markets from which Greece attracted luxury travelers in 2016 were Germany (39,000 or 22 pct of European travel, 22 pct of overnight stays and 21 pct of the spending), France (37,000, or 21 pct of European travel, 17 pct of overnight stays and 18 pct of the spending) and the ...
In the past years, Croatia has turned into one of the most attractive tourist destinations in the EU, outperforming its competitors from the Northern Mediterranean (Cyprus, Greece, Italy, Malta and Spain) in attracting international tourists. According to the Croatian ministry of tourism, 2017 was another year ...
Sales of travel packages to Greece for 2018 have already began and ASTA is among the world's largest associations of travel professionals and about 70% of its members are American travel agencies, tour operators and companies while the remaining 30% are distributed all over the world.
Greece's relations with Turkey have been deteriorating, with the tit-for-tat arrest of border guards, clashes over airspace and a row about harbouring members of the military accused of attempting to oust President Erdogan. Now another battlefront has opened: tourism. Greece is hoping to attract a record ...
It is still a difficult time for Greece and the local economy, but opportunities for savvy investors and buyers to buy plots of land in some spectacular locations are at an all-time high and create contemporary homes that could include mixed use schemes. The Greek government recognises that tourism and ...
Santorini Island, known as Thira to the Greeks, was once home to a wealthy maritime society. A violent volcanic eruption destroyed the community, but left behind the dramatic landscapes the island is now famous for. The coast is lined with black-sand beaches, scarred hills and steep cliffs. Inland, plant ...
American tour operators and members of the American Society of Travel Agents who are currently in Athens for the ASTA Destination EXPO 2018 conference were very excited after exploring the city's historical center, the Acropolis, Plaka and tasting Greek gastronomy, during two special guided tours ...
Greece has set its sights on the large market of India with its sprawling population of 1.3 billion people, with food exports that will assist improve the balance of trade between the two countries, Rural Development and Foods Minister Vangelis Apostolou told the Athens-Macedonian News Agency (ANA) ...
Figs have been popular in the Mediterranean since ancient times; reported to have been first cultivated in Egypt and then spread first to Ancient Greece, the fruit are considered so valuable that it was at one stage illegal to export them outside Greece, greekcitytimes.com notes in the following article:.
RHODES, Greece – Deputy Mayor of Tourism, International Promotion and Expatriates of Rhodes Mariza Chatzilazarou met on Wednesday with 35 US travel agents who arrived on the popular island destination. The aim of the meeting was to promote the tourist product of Rhodes in the United States ...
Keynote speakers from both Greece and the United States voiced this forecast at the event's opening ceremony which was held this morning at the Herodes Atticus Odeon, before dozens of US tour operators who take part in the ASTA conference as well as representatives the Greek Tourism Ministry, the ...
A year after Fraport Greece took over 14 of the country's regional airports, the German-Greek consortium is still struggling to meet the expectations of local communities and Greek tourism in general. As it enters its second year of airport operation, moreover, it will be unable to offer passengers any ...
Students and parents used their days off to enjoy some time in the mountains as well. Hotel owners in Bansko are happy with the aftermath of this past season. 85% of the beds were taken. The main flow of tourists came from - Bulgaria, Greece, Moldova, Russia, and Turkey. However, owners of shops ...
Dozens of U.S. tour operators are in Greece as Athens hosts a major American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA). Greece wants to tap into the lucrative U.S. tourist market and the ASTA Destination EXPO 2018 is expected to make a substantial contribution to drawing American visitors and investment in ...
The rich tourists who spend over 750 EUR per night for a three-night package or more than 500 EUR per night for a four-night package are only 8% of visitors to Greece in previous years. But they still make a significant contribution to tourism revenue in the Greek Treasury because in recent years the ...
And though the country may still be recovering from a severe financial crisis, tourism is booming again: Just a three-and-a-half-hour nonstop flight from London, travelers flock here for the hilltop views of ancient ruins, corridors filled with artists and award-winning cocktail bars, and meals you'll remember ...
It was a perfect venue for the start of something big. The American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) officially kicked off its annual destination expo this past weekend. This year, Athens is the site of the event with a focus on a Greek brand that is rising as quickly as any other destination. Every year, the ...
HCM City (VNA) – Ho Chi Minh City has suggested Greece's Edessa city increase activities to connect businesses of the two localities, as well as ... to intensify information sharing, exchange between businesses of the two cities and trade promotion in such areas as tourism and culture, Liem added.
The American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) kicked off its Destination Expo in Greece over the weekend with Sunday's opening session in the Ancient Odeon of Herodes Atticus. President of ASTA Zane Kerby, joined by local partner and president of FedHATTA Lysandros Tsilidis and the Honorable ...
Greece has battled to recover from the financial precipice it stood at in 2010, buoyed by the country's tourism industry, which has held steady through the last eight years, even growing its U.S. inbound travelers. With this backdrop, the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) opened its Greece ...
HCM City (VNA) – Ho Chi Minh City has suggested Greece's Edessa city increase activities to connect businesses of the two localities, as well as trade ... of HCM City to create favourable conditions for cooperation between both sides' businesses, particularly in potential areas like fruit and tourism.
More than 77% of US tour operators participating in the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) Destination EXPO 2018 currently underway in Athens, and will travel to other Greek destinations in the coming days, will "sell" Greece through their personal experiences, announced ASTA President Zane ...
Females traveled more than males and 23 percent of total outbound tourists to Europe were aged 50 and over. The top 5 European countries for customized travel were Britain, Italy, France, Russia and Greece. On average, customized trips to Europe lasted around 12 days with tours not exceeding two ...
The beauties of Greece were lauded by the US ambassador to Athens Geoffrey Pyatt during his speech at the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) Destination EXPO 2018 opening ceremony held on Sunday at the Herod Atticus Odeon. Mr. Pyatt stressed that American tourists are particularly ...
The long history, the warm hospitality, the fascinating gastronomy and the safety of Greece are highlighted as the key factors for the overall attractiveness of Athens as a tourism destination, according to the US travel agents who attend ASTA Destination Expo currently underway in the Greek capital.
The government will fight the isolation of island residents by providing them with digital means to connect to the rest of Greece, Digital Policy, Telecoms and Informaton Minister Nikos Pappas said in his address on Monday at the Regional Development Conference for the South Aegean, held on the ...
Greek tourism revenues exceeded €14.6 billion in 2017, showing an increase of 10.8 percent compared to 2016, according to Bank of Greece figures released on Monday. This development, according to BoG, reflects the increase in tourist inflow by 7.4 percent, reaching 30.1 million visitors. Airport traffic ...
The American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) held its "Destination Expo" annual convention in Athens this week, with one goal, among others, being a greater promotion of Greece as a holiday destination in the massively lucrative US market. ASTA president and CEO Zane Kerby welcomed more than ...
"This event is bringing leading experts from Europe to connect and collaborate with buyers to build more sustainable programs as defined recently through a European Parliament Study on Health Tourism outlining recommendations for European competitiveness," says Renée-Marie Stephano, ...
The Bank of Greece revealed that travel receipts amounted to 14.63 billion euros in 2017, up 10.8 percent from 2016, while spending per night per visitor improved 0.4 percent to 69 euros. The total number of nights spent in Greece by visitors rose 10.4 percent to 213.51 million but the average stay ...
US Ambassador to Athens Geoffrey Pyatt visited the Monastery of Vatopedi on the Holy Mount Athos during his trip there. The top US diplomat expressed his admiration over the rich history and spirituality of the Monastery, while lauding the innovative research done on its biological produce. Mr Pyatt will ...
For a decade, the Greek island of Lesbos was my one true getaway. As a travel writer, I'm usually working when I visit beautiful places, following a strict schedule and always taking notes. But on this idyllic island just off the coast of Turkey, I would do nothing but eat grilled sardines and watch the sun ...
ATHENS, April 18 (Reuters) - Greek ferries remained docked at the country's ports on Wednesday as seamen, marine engineers and ship cooks walked ... Marine unions have strongly resisted reforms liberalising the shipping sector, which along with tourism is a pivotal industry for Greece, a country of ...
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek ferries remained docked at the country's ports on Wednesday as seamen, marine engineers and ship cooks walked off the job ... Marine unions have strongly resisted reforms liberalizing the shipping sector, which along with tourism is a pivotal industry for Greece, a country of ...
Registration is open for the 6th Navarino Challenge sports tourism event in Greece. This year's event will take place on 12-14 October 2018, in Messinia and Costa Navarino, with the organising team 'anticipating hundreds of professional and amateur athletes, who will take part in its numerous activities.
He was born in Athens, Greece, 13 January 1947; admitted to Athens Bar Association 1974. Education: University of Athens, Law School (1972), London, (L.LM. 1980), specialized in Aviation Law and originally worked in the respective field on behalf of British Tour Operators and Charter companies.
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek ferries remained docked at the country's ports on Wednesday as seamen, marine engineers and ship cooks walked off the job ... Marine unions have strongly resisted reforms liberalising the shipping sector, which along with tourism is a pivotal industry for Greece, a country of ...
ATHENS (Reuters) - A top Greek court has ruled that asylum-seekers newly arriving on Greek islands from Turkey should no longer be held there while their applications are assessed, court officials said on Wednesday. Asylum-seekers have been prohibited from traveling beyond five islands since ...
There were also risks of social tensions that could hurt the local economy because the islands are also tourist destinations. The Greek Council for Refugees, which had taken the issue to court, said the decision was a “an important victory for all those who defend the rights of refugees in Greece and in ...
Leading Greece-based tour services provider, Santorini Tours, shows visitors the best of the Island of Santorini with its Santorini Tours. Santorini Tours is one of the leading tour services providers in Santorini and the whole of Greece, particularly famous for its unique and exciting Santorini Private tours ...
Greece is well-known as a soccer-crazy country, but now people are being offered the chance to try their hand at the oval ball, as a new rugby club in Athens laces up its boots and takes to the field., according to greekreporter.com. April 28 will see the grand opening of the newly formed Athenians Sports ...
Drama-based Wonderplant firm, in northern Greece, has announced that it will expand to hazelnut production, with the first plantings coming in October, a move that comes in tandem with an expansion of the agri-company's hydroponic cultivation of tomatoes - its signature product. The development ...
Once in Greece, Turks with shared ideological backgrounds tend to stay close, forming information and support networks. Many of the ... “Airbnb is basically our only option, so we're constantly on the move,” says Murat, showing concern about what will happen once the tourist season gets into full swing.
A top Greek court ruled on Wednesday that migrants landing on Greek islands should no longer be held there while asylum claims are assessed, a decision raising alarm among EU officials in Brussels. The prospect of new arrivals, often fleeing violence in the Middle East via Turkey, being able to ...
Athens, April 17 2018 – Registration is open for the 6th “Navarino Challenge”, the established sports tourism event and standard choice in the calendar of the fans, since 2013! This year's event will take place on 12-14 October 2018, in Messinia and Costa Navarino, anticipating hundreds of professional ...
Work by national photographer has been named best in Greece. The photograph captured one of the main attractions for tourists and a symbol of modern Azerbaijan and modern Baku-Heydar Aliyev Center. ---. Laman Ismayilova is AzerNews' staff journalist, follow her on Twitter: @Lam_Ismayilova.
Regular passport bearers from 21 countries, including Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and South Korea, are now allowed to stay in Hainan for 15 days with visa waivers if they arrive in tourist groups of five or more. Belgium, Brazil, Greece, Poland and Qatar are among those added to the list of ...
ATHENS: A top Greek court ruled on Wednesday that migrants landing on Greek islands should no longer be held there while asylum claims are assessed, a decision raising alarm among EU officials in Brussels. The prospect of new arrivals, often fleeing violence in the Middle East via Turkey, being ...
I believe that the forum is very important for Greece, entrepreneurship, tourism, culture and of course sports," Mayor of Marathon city Ilias Psinakis told the press briefing. "It is a great honor for us to welcome delegates to exchange views for first time internationally. It is the first ever Marathon forum ...
The digitization of Ancient Corinth is included in the planet's largest three-dimensional digital archive of endangered monuments to be created by Google Arts & Culture and the non-profit company CyArk. It is an initiative – on the occasion of the World Heritage Day celebrated on 18 April – to preserve ...
One doesn't have to look further than Greece for proof. While the country's economy was contracting by more than 20% (from around 2009), its tourism sector provided a much-needed boost. The more than 30 million tourists who visited the country in 2017 helped boost employment by 6%, especially ...
As part of the Grand Tour 2018, WTA is also hosting ceremonies in Athens (Greece), Jamaica, Hong Kong, Guayaquil (Ecuador), Durban (South Africa), with the winners progressing to the Grand Final in Lisbon (Portugal). A natural complement to the bright lights and skyscrapers of Dubai just 45 ...
Dubrovnik (Croatia) and the island of Santorini (Greece) will now accept only 8,000 tourists at one time. The Seychelles group of islands, meanwhile, has banned the construction of new hotels to deter visitors; tourists can only visit the Galápagos Islands for 15 days. Machu Picchu in Peru will impose ...
ATHENS (Reuters) - A top Greek court ruled on Wednesday that migrants landing on Greek islands should no longer be held there while asylum claims are assessed, a decision raising alarm among EU officials in Brussels. The prospect of new arrivals, often fleeing violence in the Middle East via Turkey ...
Greek ferries remained docked at the country's ports on Wednesday as seamen, marine engineers and ship cooks walked off the job to protest against ... Marine unions have strongly resisted reforms liberalising the shipping sector, which along with tourism is a pivotal industry for Greece, a country of ...
Greece, which bases much of its robust tourism industry on its ancient history, argues that its neighbor should not be permitted to use the name Macedonia because the moniker is reserved for the part of northern Greece where Alexander the Great is believed to have been born around 25 centuries ago.
Traffic has been picking up as the summer, the top tourism season for the Mediterranean country, approaches. Marine unions have strongly resisted reforms liberalizing the shipping sector, which along with tourism is a pivotal industry for Greece, a country of proud seafarers and shipowners. Since its ...
Traffic has been picking up as the summer, the top tourism season for the Mediterranean country, approaches. Marine unions have strongly resisted reforms liberalising the shipping sector, which along with tourism is a pivotal industry for Greece, a country of proud seafarers and shipowners. Since its ...
Marine unions have strongly resisted reforms liberalising the shipping sector, which along with tourism is a pivotal industry for Greece, a country of proud seafarers and shipowners. Since its worst debt crisis in decades broke out in 2010, Greece has sold management rights and majority stakes at its two ...
ATHENS: A top Greek court has ruled that asylum-seekers newly arriving on Greek islands from Turkey should no longer be held there while their applications are assessed, court officials said on Wednesday. Asylum-seekers have been prohibited from travelling beyond five islands since March 2016, ...
Italy, Greece, Malta and Cyprus — hardest hit by waves of migrants form Syria and Libya or people elsewhere in Africa — will gather on June 11 in Rome to discuss the plan, the International Commission ... Tourism Minister Lindiwe Sisulu said she would raise the issue with her Australian counterpart.
Another orphan bear cub found wandering alone without its mother has been taken in and cared for by Greece's wildlife protection organization Arcturos. The shelter keepers at the organization named the cub “Luigi” after the Italian goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon of Juventus because the bear likes to play ...
Greece launched an international tender on Wednesday (18 April) to sell a majority stake in its largest oil refiner, Hellenic Petroleum, as agreed under its third international bailout. The Greek privatization agency announced at least 50.1% of Hellenic will be sold, in one of the biggest asset sales under ...
As part of the Grand Tour 2018, WTA is also hosting ceremonies in Athens (Greece), Jamaica, Hong Kong, Guayaquil (Ecuador), Durban (South Africa), with the winners progressing to the Grand Final in Lisbon (Portugal). The Grand Final will take place Lisbon, Portugal, on December 1st. Find a full list ...
Germans continued to book holidays in Turkey and Egypt in strong numbers last month while demand again weakened for Spain and, to a lesser extent, for Greece, according to package holiday booking figures for March, according to the following report by fvw.com. Bookings of package holidays with ...
The 1.5-billion-euro tourism project is to be carried out by Lokros Real Estate in the forest area of Exarchos, Fthiotida, some 11km from the sea and the Council of State will specify the terms of land use for the investment plan which will include five-star hotels with a total capacity of 8,872 beds.
As part of the Grand Tour 2018, WTA is also hosting ceremonies in Athens (Greece), Jamaica, Hong Kong, Guayaquil (Ecuador), Durban (South Africa), with the winners progressing to the Grand Final in Lisbon (Portugal). The Grand Final will take place Lisbon, Portugal, on December 1. Find a full list of ...
YEREVAN. – Two international exhibitions – “In Tour Expo” and “SportWay” – opened at Yerevan Expo complex on Friday. “In Tour Expo”, which is held in Yerevan for the fifth time, brought together around 80 tourism representatives from Armenia, Artsakh, Russia, Greece, Czech Republic, Iran, Egypt ...
So interchangeable are the islands of Greece and Croatia that the producers of the Mamma Mia! film sequel (due for release this July) have chosen Vis, off the Dalmatian coast, as a stand-in for the story's fictional Greek island of Kalokairi – which must have had Greek tourism officials harrumphing over ...
Upcoming tours include Greece, India, Italy, Madagascar, Mexico and Russia. Special events are available including a summer tour passing through Prague and Dresden before celebrating Berlin's Christopher Street Day gay pride festival, as well as a Christmas getaway to Montreal and Quebec.
The Vjosa begins life as the Aoos in Greece's Pindus mountains, where it crosses into Albania, winding through the Balkan mountains for 169 miles, before dispersing into the Adriatic. It is at the ... Since 2000, tourism arrivals to the former socialist republic has multiplied by nearly 13 times to 4.1 million.
From her home in West Monroe, where she enjoys time with her mother when not teaching at River Oaks, working with the Strauss Little Theater or giving vocal lessons at SYAA, Karen was nice enough to not only share her love for Greece but to give me some travel tips for those wanting to visit the ...
An initiative of Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura and organized by the Federation of Hellenic Association of Travel Agents (FedHATA) whose president is Lysandros Tsilidis, the event, with meetings at the Hilton Athens, was in Greece for the first time since 1987. Named ASTA Destination Expo ...
The need to create new beds in popular Greek destinations, upgrade existing hotels, develop new destinations by investing in tourism infrastructure, and marketing actions to lengthen the season, is stressed by PwC's study of the Greek economy under the general title "From the recession to recovery.".
Greece needs a strong nation brand highlighting the country's comparative advantages, once its fiscal program ends, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Friday, during a National Council for Communication Policy (SEEP) meeting, ANA reports. "The key to changing the country's image is using ...
“In Tour Expo” and “SportWay” are being held at the Yerevan Expo complex on April 20-22. About 90 representatives of the sphere from Armenia, Karabakh, Russia, Greece, the Czech Republic, Iran, Egypt and other countries will take part in “In Tour Expo”. Seminars on digital marketing, presentation of ...
... of the Greek War of Independence of March 25, 1821. Fifth Avenue, 63rd to 79th street, NYC Mon., Apr. 23, 2018. 10:30 a.m.— Visit and Doxology Service of the Evzons of the Presidential Guard of the Hellenic Republic 11:30 a.m. — Visit of the Minister of Tourism of Greece Hon.
Many local authorities seem to be parroting the feelings of Rhodes Mayor, Fotis Chatzidakos, who told tourism executives that “Fraport Greece has done almost nothing to improve conditions,” since taking over the local airports. In Chania, the Association of Car Rentals agency went so far as accusing ...
Hundreds of thousands of Egyptian tourism workers lost their jobs, Egypt lost billions of dollars in tourism revenues and rival regional destinations — Turkey, Greece, Lebanon and Israel — experienced an upturn in tourism. Egyptians said they hope that the direct flights from Moscow to Cairo will renew ...
This positive trend for real estate is combined with the prospect of potential rental returns from the burgeoning short-term rental market, both in Athens and in popular tourism destinations around the country, mainly on the islands. Greece's tourism industry is booming, attracting some 30 million visitors a ...
The top five most popular destinations in the Thomas Cook Holiday Report, released today, are Spain (which remains the most popular destination), Greece, Turkey, the USA and the Caribbean. But Spain is only in the top slot when the Balearic islands are included, and the gap between Greece and ...
British holidaymakers are rediscovering their love for Egypt, with Thomas Cook recording an 89 per cent increase in bookings on last year. The travel operator's holiday report for 2018 shows that Egypt is back on the map of UK tourist destinations, despite the fact that the popular Sharm el Sheikh resort ...
Turkey has in recent years become a popular destination for health tourists for operations such as hair transplants, heart surgery and plastic surgery. Most health tourists come to Turkey from Iraq, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Georgia, Greece, Uzbekistan, Bosnia Herzegovina, and various Arab countries.
Serious clashes broke out on Sunday night on the Greek island of Lesbos between forced migrants and locals who fear that the migrants' continued presence could harm their businesses in the approaching tourist season. Pope Francis visited the mostly Syrian migrants in two camps in Lesbos in April ...
For a few brief hours in March, The Guardian advertised a partnership with Political Tours, which describes itself as “a travel company for people with a passion for international affairs.” Titled “Greece & The Euro,” the seven-day “educational and informative tour of modern Greece” would provide ...
Although this appears to promise yet another year of records for Greek tourism, the research director of the Greek Tourism Confederation's Institute, Aris Ikkos, warns that the planning constantly changes as the season unfolds and arrivals are below seat numbers, depending on aircraft seat occupancy ...
The British Council has been active in Greece since 1939 and in those 80 years “our vision and goals have not changed,” says Anastasia Andritsou in her first interview as director of the institution to Greek Kathimerini newspaper, and adds that the number of Greeks studying in UK is rising. A graduate of ...
Talented and distinguished Greek chef Niko Koulousias is officially one of the 24 selected chefs enlisted to prepare the menu for the royal wedding reception of Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle, which will take place at the Windsor Castle Hall following their wedding ceremony at St ...
Scheduled airline seats at Greece's regional airports have recorded an 18% rise for the 2018 summer season as of March 31st compared to last year, according to the updated report on the incoming tourism prospects in Greece for 2018 released by SETE Intelligence, the research department of the ...
Thomas Cook announced Greece was its second most popular destination in terms of bookings (sales) this summer, losing out only to Spain (Balearic and Canary Islands). According to the latest data released by the tour operator in the summer of 2018, demand for Greece is dominated by adult couples ...
The number of Turks crossing into Greece by road rose 14% in the first three months of the year, with growth coming mostly from Istanbul residents, showed data on Monday from the Federation of Commerce and Entrepreneurship of Thrace, according to ANA. "Just about 126,500 Turks, 15,787 more ...
... carried out by Fertility Network UK and Fertility Clinics Abroad found that patchy NHS provision and the high cost of private IVF were the main drivers for people travelling overseas. Spain, Greece, Cyprus and Eastern Europe are all popular, along with destinations further afield such as the Caribbean.
... and whitewashed vacation cottages carved into a 300-meter cliff have made it an unstoppable success story among the islands of Greece. However the destination has become a victim of its own success, with Mayor Nikos Zorzos recently seeking to limit visitor numbers in a bid to battle mass tourism.
... unstoppable success story among the islands of Greece. However the destination has become a victim of its own success, with Mayor Nikos Zorzos recently seeking to limit visitor numbers in a bid to battle mass tourism. As the island creaks under the strain, it may have found an unlikely savior: Wine.
Greece's Alternate FM hails Algeria's “huge” tourist potential. ALGIERS-Greece's Foreign Minister Georges Katrougkalos hailed Algeria's “huge” terrorist potential and expressed the willingness of his country to enhance bilateral relations with Algeria in the field of tourism, said the Ministry of ...
The top five destinations for summer 2018 is listed as Spain (mainland Spain, the Balearics and the Canary Islands), Greece, Turkey, the U.S. and the Caribbean.Meanwhile, Turkish Travel Agencies Association (TÜRSAB) data revealed that some 2.5 million British tourists traveled to Turkey in 2015.
However, the destination has become a victim of its own success, with Mayor Nikos Zorzos recently seeking to limit visitor numbers in a bid to battle mass tourism. As the island creaks under the strain, it may have found an unlikely savior: Wine. Santorini has been trying to tackle its tourism problem for ...
ATHENS, April 24 (Xinhua) -- For the second year in a row, the World Taekwondo Beach Championships will be held from 25-28 April in Rhodes, Greece. The event was first launched in 2017, when it attracted the interest of the sporting world internationally, as one of the most innovative initiatives not ...
Santorini's sweeping caldera, sunset cruises, picturesque blue-domed churches and whitewashed vacation cottages carved into a 300-meter cliff have made it an unstoppable success story among the islands of Greece. However, the destination has become a victim of its own success, with Mayor Nikos ...
Santorini's modern wineries are helping the island to fight back against mass tourism, as wine cultivation offers an alternative to plowhing up fields to ... churches and whitewashed vacation cottages carved into a 300-meter cliff have made it an unstoppable success story among the islands of Greece.
However the destination has become a victim of its own success, with Mayor Nikos Zorzos recently seeking to limit visitor numbers in a bid to battle mass tourism. As the island creaks under the strain, it may have found an unlikely savior: Wine. Santorini has been trying to tackle its tourism problem for ...
For the second year in a row, the World Beach Taekwondo Championships will be held from 25-28 April on Rhodes. The event was first launched in 2017, when it attracted the interest of the sporting world internationally, as one of the most innovative initiatives not only for the sport of taekwondo, but for ...
A Greek-Spanish co-production concluded its first filming in Greece in some of the most beautiful places in the country. It is a road movie, Vassilis Papatheocharis, co-director of 'Pacman The Movie' said in an interview with the Athens-Macedonian News Agency's radio station Praktoreio 104.9 FM.
"The only genuine success story is the Greek tourism industry. With 34 million tourists coming to Greece this year, that is truly a huge financial recovery," says Iossifidis. It's the presence of these tourists alone that is stopping Iossifidis from returning to Germany, he stresses. A business reliant on Greek ...
But Greek tourism experts and attendees at the American Society of Travel Agents' (ASTA) 2018 Destination Expo say that agents can grow their businesses and encourage repeat Greece sales by helping their clients explore beyond the popular picture-postcard locations, helping travelers realize the ...
Ebeid explained that the visiting, or rather “homecoming,” Greeks and Cypriots will later go on a tour of the city to visit their old homes and those of their families. The tour will involve a walk through the city, with its many “cosmopolitan stops including the Greek schools and other institutions, including the ...
The championship takes lace for a second year in Rhodes, after last year's success, not only in terms of offering an innovative approach toTaekwondo, but also for gaining second place in the Peach and Sports Awards and earning the the silver prize at the 2017 Tourism Awards, in the “Developing ...
Emphasis is placed both on the old Xenia hotels and on high-demand plots that under certain conditions can attract major interest thanks to the strong growth of tourism in Greece. The Xenia hotels most likely to be first to go up for concession before the summer are those at Vytina, Kastania and Edessa, ...
It's the presence of these tourists alone that is stopping Iossifidis from returning to Germany, he stresses. A business reliant on Greek customers only would not survive. The natives may like the food on offer, but they are a lot less keen when they see the prices. “My prices are too high for locals and I'm ...
Authors also broke down top interests and themes for European travel. They found that newlywed Chinese couples are most enamored with Switzerland and Nordic countries like Finland and Iceland for their honeymoons, while Austria, Italy, Portugal, Greece, Spain are the most popular countries for ...
The highest number of tourists came from Greece – over 318,000 (9.4% growth), followed by Romania with over 223,000 arrivals (29.9% growth), and Turkey – over 213,000 (14.4% growth). Britain sent more than 63,000 tourists to Bulgaria, registering a 10.9% increase. The guests from Germany were ...
The program has been especially successful in the tourism sector, where 16,000 youths have found jobs. “The vast majority continues to work in the sector after their first experience,” says a source at the Greek Tourism Federation, one of several social agents to partner with the program in Greece.
Shocking new figures have revealed that over half of Greek households were unable to afford one week away from home on vacation last year. The data from Eurostat shows that Greece — renowned as a tourist destination — was seventh from the bottom of a list of 33 European states showing who ...
The local government has, instead, been looking to medical tourism to bolster its fortunes, aided by the Greek Health Tourism Confederation, which is seeking to combining cultural, sports, gastronomic, nature and geriatric tourism with health tourism. The effort aims to promote the country's healthcare ...
The most glamorous event for car and bike enthusiasts in Greece - the 'Thessaloniki Tuning Show' - opens its doors on Friday and for the next two days at the TIF exhibition centre in Thessaloniki, ANA reports. Cars, drift shows, BMX shows, heavy duty dB audio systems, a dynamic atmosphere and a ...
In this south-coast port (pronounced “shacka”) founded by ancient Greeks, tourism comes second to fishing. The town spreads uphill from the harbour, with panoramic Piazza Scandaliato the town's beating heart. Above are steep streets of 16th-century houses, a baroque cathedral and the remains of a ...
Bremen is one of the cheapest cities in Germany and is more affordable than the majority of its neighbouring countries according to The Travel Intern. The city is small but is filled with heretical architecture, cafes and restaurants - all within a budget price range. Athens, Greece. At the heart of Ancient ...
This is about kick starting tourism to Egypt, it is about encouraging people who now live in Cyprus and Greece to visit Egypt. where does it say that the Government of Cyprus is encouraging repatriation of Cypriots who live in Egypt back to Cyprus? (the visit aims to gather Cypriots and Greeks or their ...
“The International Rhodes Marathon promotes Greece and its beauty globally, contributes to the increase of tourism flows to the country, extends the tourism season, promotes Rhodes and the South Aegean region and benefits the economy and local community,” Greece's Tourism Minister Elena ...
Greece and Switzerland are bound by long historical ties of friendship and have strong prospects for further deepening their bilateral relations, especially in innovation and research, outgoing Swiss Ambassador Hans-Rudolph Hodel noted in an interview with the Athens-Macedonian News Agency ...
Student Documentary 'Two Islands' Comments on Greek Immigration Crisis ... At the time of filming, Greece had entered the ninth year of its economic downturn, one that had pinched Kos significantly, as its tourism industry (which accounts for 90 percent of all the island's income) continued waning.
Greece is known for its sunshine, a key driver of its tourism industry, but it also has good wind resources. Like all European Union members, it has a legally-binding clean energy target and is aiming for 18 percent of energy consumption to be from renewable by 2020. The country will tender 300 ...
On 24 April 2018, the 2nd Silk Road Tourism Conference, co-organized by Chinese Southeast European Business Association (CSEBA) and Silk Road Chamber of International Commerce (SRCIC), was successfully held in Dubrovnik Croatia. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of China to ...
Robson highlighted Tourism Australia, Coca-Cola's Australian business, and Western Sydney University, through its award-winning story around Alumni and Sudanese ex-soldier, Deng Adut, as example of those pushing the envelope both in terms of technology and creative. He also brought this fusion ...
When the German tabloid Bild suggested that Greece should sell off Corfu and the Parthenon as part of its asset-stripping, they didn't know that ... he said, had turned “a ravishing creature who was mature and beautiful” into someone “suffering from a terminal case of leprosy, commonly called tourism.”.
Athens, GreeceMay 14-15. PALM BEACH GARDENS, Florida, May 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The European Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress closes up its agenda and convenes in Athens in just two weeks. This VIP event of the year brings together public and private sector buyers of ...
Tourists spent the night on the highway. On their return from a trip to Greece, the bus they traveled with suddenly stopped because it had run out of fuel. Passengers spent nearly 4 hours in the dark on the Struma highway. They claim that the driver has drained fuel for himself and therefore failed to reach ...
CAIRO – 1 May 2018: Trade Exchange between Egypt and Greece rose by 43 percent in the last period, reaching €400 million, Trade Minister Tarek ... Total Greek investments in Egypt stand at $155 million represented in 160 projects that work in the fields of industry, services, construction, tourism, ...
Sofia. The Ministry of Tourism is conducting an investigation after 38 travellers were reportedly left stranded on a bus on the Struma motorway for several hours in the middle of the night, said the ministry's press office. The tour to Greece was organised by the Global Tour travel agency. The company is ...
(Bloomberg) -- Greece is preparing to auction 2.6 gigawatts of solar and wind projects to attract investment and beef up the Mediterranean country's clean-energy credentials. “From now on ... Greece is known for its sunshine, a key driver of its tourism industry, but it also has good wind resources. Like all ...
Egypt, Greece and Cyprus have recently reached cooperation agreements in different fields, including tourism, where the three Mediterranean countries are having a joint cruise. Moreover, several projects are underway between the three countries including a joint cruise. In 2017, Greek investments in ...
Egypt is currently importing fruits, wheat, plastic products and oils from Greece. Kabil stated that the Greek investments in Egypt reached USD 155 million in 160 projects in industry, services, construction, tourism, telecommunication, finance, information technology and agriculture. The Egyptian minister ...
Also, Kabil noted that Greek investments in Egypt reached $155 million in industry, services, construction, tourism, telecommunication, finance, information technology and agriculture. Egypt's ties with Greece and Cyprus have been strengthened since Sisi took office in 2014 as the leaders of the three ...
related medical travel events can support more sustainable programs as. defined recently through a European Parliament Study on Health. Tourism." Some of the companies participating in the high level event include: -- Cigna International (Dubai, UAE). -- Athens Medical Group (Greece). -- Ministry of ...
Athens is currently in talks with China Development Bank to expand its presence in Greece, and expects that this development will further support investment initiatives, he noted. Greece and China are also discussing and making progress on tourism cooperation as well as the issue of the further ...
Athens, GreeceMay 14-15. PALM BEACH GARDENS, Florida, May 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The European Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress closes up its agenda and convenes in Athens in just two weeks. This VIP event of the year brings together public and private sector buyers of ...
LESBOS, Greece — Government officials have vowed to reduce severe overcrowding at migrant camps on Greek islands, amid mounting protests that the migrant crisis has hurt the vital local tourism industry for a fourth successive summer. Migration Minister Dimitris Vitsas, visiting the island of Lesbos ...
This is why, he says, foreigners who haven't tasted souvlaki before get so excited when they do while on holiday in Greece. “We have regulars from all over the world, including Russians, Serbs and Armenians,” says Nikos, adding that the business employs around seven Greeks right now. Diners pining ...
LESBOS, Greece (AP) — Greek officials on Wednesday vowed to reduce severe overcrowding at migrant camps on Greece's islands, amid mounting protests that the immigration crisis has hurt the vital local tourism industry for a fourth successive summer. Migration Minister Dimitris Vitsas, who was ...
LESBOS, GreeceGreek officials on Wednesday vowed to reduce severe overcrowding at migrant camps on Greece's islands, amid mounting protests that the immigration crisis has hurt the vital local tourism industry for a fourth successive summer. Migration Minister Dimitris Vitsas, who was visiting ...
For travel agents trying to book clients on luxury trips to Greece, the options aren't as bountiful as you might expect in other popular European destinations. In a recent report, Hospitality Valuation Systems (HVS) noted how luxury lodging is not easily defined in Greece due to a “lack of a reliable ...
Ekathimerini: Amid protests, Greece vows to reduce migrants on islands ... Greek officials on Wednesday vowed to reduce severe overcrowding at migrant camps on Greeces islands, amid mounting protests that the immigration crisis has hurt the vital local tourism industry for a fourth successive summer ...
Top Greek tourism destinations Myconos and Santorini have some of the highest hotel rates in comparison with rival islands in the Mediterranean, as high demand and the limited amount of accommodation infrastructure automatically put pressure on prices, particularly in the three- to five-star categories, ...
Athens Medical Group CEO, Dr. Vassili G. Apostolopoulos, had this to say about the upcoming event: "We welcome Global Healthcare Resources to Greece, the place where medicine was born and also the place where medical miracles still happen every day in a broad range of disciplines. Europe ...
When the Hermes Expo opened in 1992 in Atlantic City, it was founded on an idea by Paul Kotrotsios that Greek Americans and Philhellenes could find business opportunities by networking with each other. The idea took off and now, in its 27th year, the Expo has grown beyond its original mission to ...
Amid protests, Greece vows to reduce migrants on islands ... immigration crisis has hurt the vital local tourism industry for a fourth successive summer.
... Greece, and Cyprus in the fall of 2018, according to media statements by presidency spokesperson Bassam Rady on Tuesday. During the summit, the leaders are expected to discuss additional efforts to strengthen their relations in various fields, including energy, and tourism. Regarding tourism, the ...
Mysk Al Mouj by the renowned Shaza Hotels was awarded 'New Leading Hotel in Oman' at the World Travel Awards' Middle East Gala Ceremony on the 19th of ... As part of the Grand Tour 2018, WTA is hosting ceremonies in Greece, Jamaica, Hong Kong, Ecuador, and South Africa, with the winners ...
Along with Jordan, go cruise the Nile in Egypt and explore the ancient city of Athens in Greece.. Take a guided sightseeing tour of the Acropolis and the Parthenon that today stand as a testament to Greece's ancient past. There is so much enchanting history to be discovered within these three stunners, ...
Migrants stand outside the walls of the Moria refugee camp on the northeastern Aegean island of Lesbos, Greece, Wednesday, May 2, 2018. ... at migrant camps on Greece's islands, amid mounting protests that the immigration crisis has hurt the vital local tourism industry for a fourth successive summer.
Tourism and shipping, Greece's two main industries, are driving a tentative economic recovery. The structure of the economy could change if the number of startups continues to grow, economists say. During the crisis thousands of firms shut and unemployment peaked at 27.9 percent, with six in 10 ...
A new museum at the site of central Greece's epic Meteora rock formations will boost tourist traffic and benefit the whole regions, officials have said. The Museum of Geological Formations of Meteora in Kastraki was inaugurated earlier this week, housed in a 1902 building that used to serve as the ...
During his welcome speech, Mr Michael Skoulikidis referred to the competitive advantages that Greece has as a destination and noted the strength that the Greek professional yacht charter sector is acquiring as a whole. At the same time, he stressed once again the importance of Greek yachting tourism ...
There is a host of new hotels emerging in Athens, Thessaloniki as well as the rest of Greece, according to a survey by GBR Consulting, which notes that a large number of hotels will be operational this year. These are investments that meet an increased demand due to the rise in foreign tourist arrivals.
A major tourist event for those who want to plan and make reservations for holidays in Greece and other destinations in the summer of 2018 will open on May 4 at the Exhibition Centre Helexpo Maroussi in Athens. The 2nd Greek Travel Show is the ideal opportunity for someone to be informed on ...
Taking into consideration the fact that Turkey separates the arrivals of foreign tourists from those of Turkish nationals living abroad who visit Turkey regularly the increase translates into a whopping 50.5 per cent. Meanwhile, Greek tourists visiting Turkey has also seen a good 16.2 per cent increase, ...
The US will be a reliable supplier and ally for Greece as it deregulates its energy market, US Ambassador in Athens Geoffrey Pyatt said on Thursday, ... Energy, along with tourism, agri-food, transport and logistics will be the “driving force of the economy, creating opportunities that are many times the size ...
One of the key factors driving the tourism industry in Greece is its sunshine. However, the country has good wind resources too and like other EU members, it's is aiming for at least 18 percent renewable energy consumption by 2020 as a legally-binding clean energy target. Greece is considering 300 ...
ATHENS, May 4 (Xinhua) -- The 17th East Med Yacht Show kicked off on Thursday, presenting a fleet of professional yachts at Zea Marina, near the city port of Piraeus, aiming to promote Greek sea tourism. "With the East Med Show, we show that shipping and tourism are two key pillars for the Greek ...
Study of vital geographical areas: Worldwide Medical Tourism market is studied across distinct regions of the world covering Medical Tourism Market in Latin America (Argentina, Chile, Peru, and Brazil), leading Medical Tourism business in Europe (Greece, Netherland, Germany, Russia, UK, and ...
Tourism and shipping, Greece's two main industries, are driving a tentative economic recovery. The structure of the economy could change if the number of startups continues to grow, economists say. During the crisis thousands of firms shut and unemployment peaked at 27.9%, with six in 10 young ...
A new town called Nea Moudania was created near Thessaloniki in northern Greece by the refugees who were forced out of Turkey. St. George's Church is currently used as a local cultural center. Even though the exact date of the construction of the church is unknown, there is a seven-line epitaph ...
... theatre is one where clashes occur.” Analysts and diplomats agreed that, so far, EU member Greece had reacted coolly in a clear bid not to be drawn into combat. “Greece has more to lose,” said Michaletos. “In the event of a hot incident, tourism would lose greatly and that could mean the final collapse ...
At the same time, he stressed once again the importance of Greek yachting tourism of the highest standards, which is the spearhead of Greek tourism ...
“With the East Med Show, we show that shipping and tourism are two key pillars for the Greek economy and the future is bright for sea tourism,” Antonis ... The event, which concludes tomorrow, aims to boost competitiveness, upgrade the services leisure boats offer and improve Greece's position in the ...
The idea was born in 2013 following retirement — the pair noticed that the old battlefields in Greece were often left unused and forgotten. Both men are now drawing upon their extensive leadership backgrounds and international experience to offer hard-earned insight to tourists as effective and ...
The 17th East Med Yacht Show kicked off on Thursday, presenting a fleet of professional yachts at Zea Marina, near the port city of Piraeus, aiming to promote Greek sea tourism. Greece's marine tourism sector is experiencing its best phase over the past decade, Hellenic Professional Yacht Owners ...
ATHENS, May 4 (Xinhua) -- During the eight-year debt crisis, Greece has ... But after an extensive travel to China, they decided to invest in tourism ...
Growth is broad-based too. Exports are up, in part because the long squeeze on wages has made Greece a more competitive economy. Traditional hotspots of shipping and tourism are rising – inbound visitor numbers rose 17pc on the year in 2017. But so are other industries. The Athens stock market ...
The country is on a tourism push and is located near Greece, Croatia and Italy. Guests also met local vendors like Friendship Tours from Bloomfield.
Slovak ambassador to Greece, Iveta Hricova, met with local government ... while they also discussed ways of cooperating in tourism and culture.
Exports are up, in part because the long squeeze on wages has made Greece a more competitive economy. Traditional hotspots of shipping and tourism are rising - inbound visitor numbers rose 17 per cent on the year in 2017. But so are other industries. The Athens stock market has almost doubled in ...
Furthermore, Eurowings is anticipated to increase its frequencies on six existing routes to Greece this summer. Significantly, Eurowings is expected to grow by 40 percent this year in Greece, transporting more than 1.4 million passengers and delivering more than 300,000 additional tourists to Greece.
The study covers geographic analysis that includes regions and important players/vendors such as Visit Greece, Princess, WeChat, Responsible Travel With n-number of tables and figures examining the tourism industry ,the research gives you a visual, one-stop breakdown of the leading products, ...
It is the single most important difference between travel advisors and online travel agents (OTAs): traveling to a destination can develop the expertise, contacts and passion that set agents apart from any web-based booking engine. Nearly 300 travel agents attended this year's American Society of Travel ...
Andreas Contos, CEO of CS Hospitality, and Stella Sarantidou, COO heading operations, bring with them over 30 years of international experience with Hilton, Hyatt and Marriott hotels to a fast-growing Greek tourism market. “Focusing on a much-needed, high-end global hospitality experience is very ...
Greece and Cyprus are a natural expansion of our global efforts, following our footprints in Italy since 2011. Tourism as an industry is expanding, and hospitality will be the major economic force in Southern Europe,” said Lance Shaner, chief executive officer, The Shaner Hotel Group. “Shaner's ...
In 2013, after decades in business, Ioanna Damianaki's liquid-fuel distribution company was struggling through the Greek economic crisis. ... For more news and information from the Greek olive oil world, plus agrotourism and food tourism suggestions, recipes with olive oil, and photos from Greece, see ...
A summertime jaunt to Croatia or a destination wedding in Greece might stimulate the local economies. But according to a new study published today ...
Tarawneh spoke as he welcomed Greek Defense Minister Panos ... said Jordan and Greece could cooperate in areas of renewable energy, tourism, ...
There are 3,000 proposed dams in the works from Slovenia to Greece, and recently ... parks and other public amenities that ultimately bolster tourism.
The Greek Association of Health Tourism is organizing a one-day event at the Jay Suites Grand Central building in Manhattan, New York, for June 1, ...
Tarawneh spoke as he welcomed Greek Defense Minister Panos Kammenos and an accompanying delegation comprising Chief of the Hellenic National Defence Staff ... Tarawneh said Jordan and Greece could cooperate in areas of renewable energy, tourism, transport, air transport and agriculture.
"The Crete Trip 2018" is the name of the largest initiative of foreign students visiting Greece with the support of the region of Crete that is organised by the Erasmus Student Network Greece, ANA reports. This is a four-day cultural event for the Erasmus students that is being organized for the eighth ...
Tourism as an industry is expanding, and hospitality will be the major economic force in Southern Europe” Lance Shaner, CEO of The Shaner Hotel Group, ... Meanwhile, hotel management and consulting company CS Hospitality operates hotels under Marriott International brands throughout Greece.
Panagiotis Mihalos, the head of the delegation and chairman of the Greece-Qatar Business Council, said around 20 major Greek firms are seeking partnerships with their Qatari counterparts in the fields of energy, IT and telecommunications, hospitality and tourism, logistics, food production, and real ...
US Ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt said on Monday that US investment interest in Greece is strategic in nature, during his address to the digital economy forum 2018 organised by the Federation of Hellenic Information Technology & Communications Enterprises (SEPE), ANA reports. He also ...
NEW YORK – The 2018 Greek Film Expo, the new film festival presented by the Hellenic Film Society USA, concluded after sold-out screenings at the Directors Guild Theater in Manhattan, the Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, Queens, and the Bow Tie Manhasset Theater in Nassau County on ...
Sigala will give a lecture at the Greek Centre, entitled 'Synergizing wine and tourism: converting wine drinkers to Greek tourism ambassadors'.
"Greece and Cyprus are a natural expansion of our global efforts, following our footprints in Italy since 2011. Tourism as an industry is expanding, and ...
There are many Qatari investment in Greece in energy, tourism, hospitality ... Hailing the strong ties between Qatar and Greece, Sheikh Khalifa said ...
Cyprus, Israel, Greece push East Med gas pipeline to Europe ... on fields including energy, security, the environment, business and tourism. (Yiannis ...
Cyprus is hosting the Israeli Prime Minister and Greek Prime Minister in another trilateral meeting between the three leaders aimed at forging closer relations and cooperation on fields including energy, security, the environment, business and tourism. (Yiannis Kourtoglou/Pool Photo via AP).
Cyprus' President Nikos Anastasiades, center, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, left, and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras talk during a ...
Cyprus, Israel, Greece push East Med gas pipeline to… ... NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) – The leaders of Cyprus, Israel and Greece say they want to push ahead ... on fields including energy, security, the environment, business and tourism.
Cyprus, Israel, Greece push for gas pipeline to Europe ... and cooperation on fields including energy, security, the environment, business and tourism.
Netanyahu also hailed the growing ties between Israel, Cyprus, and Greece as building “an alliance for good” through joint trade, tourism, and health ...
... the three leaders aimed at forging closer relations and cooperation on fields including energy, security, the environment, business and tourism.
Beijing was presented on Tuesday as a popular tourism destination at a special event that was held at Zappeion Hall with the participation of Greece's ...
In what is viewed as another important step toward the strengthening of the geostrategic partnership between their countries, the leaders of Greece, ...
Greek tourism's contribution to the national economy rose in 2017, the Institute of the Greek Tourism Confederation (INSETE) noted in a report ...
'There are many Qatari investments in Greece in the fields of energy, tourism, hospitality, and real estate sectors, and there are several Greek ...
DOHA: The Qatari-Greek Business meeting held on Monday, brought ... promising Qatari investments in Greece in sectors such as energy, tourism, ...
This is especially the case when you travel to small tourist-laden islands in Thailand or Greece. The ramifications tourism has on places like these is ...
Greece and Cyprus are a natural expansion of our global efforts, following our footprints in Italy since 2011. Tourism as an industry is expanding, and ...
Cyprus' President Nikos Anastasiades, center, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, left, and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras talk during a press conference after their meeting at the presidential palace in capital Nicosia, Cyprus, Tuesday, May 8, 2018. Cyprus hosted the Israeli Prime Minister ...
... on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. Cyprus is hosting Israeli Prime Minister and Greek Prime Minister in another trilateral meeting between the three leaders aimed at forging closer relations and cooperation on fields including energy, security, the environment, business and tourism. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias).
UBS quantifies This exodus: Turkey, Egypt and Tunisia will recover eight million tourists this year and eight ors in 2019, mainly at expense of Spain and, to a lesser extent, Portugal. Greece's recovery will also subtract a handful of visitors to Spain, report says. Thus, predicts UBS, number of foreign ...
Thanos Papasavvas, founder and CIO of investment research firm ABP Invest, Papasavvas commented, “'Greek shoots of recovery' seem to have finally arrived with successful tourist campaigns, firmer northern European economies, a supportive geopolitical environment compared to the region and ...
Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry issued a travel advisory on May 9 with a number of recommendations for Bulgarian holiday-makers planning to visit Greece during the summer tourist season. The advisory was prompted by “the significant number of violations” registered in Greece and the “large number of ...
Cai led a CPC delegation for a visit to Greece from Monday to Wednesday at the invitation of the country's ruling Syriza party. During the visit, Cai also met with Greek Deputy Speaker Anastasia Christodoulopoulou, Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura and Athens Mayor Georgios Kaminis. Together with ...
The Greek economy is revolving in 'positive' orbit, something which is reflected in a number of factual elements, economic indicators and also in the ... the recovery of Greece is expected to be further strengthened after an excellent season for tourism in 2017 and the positive outlook of employment.
Together with Greek representatives, Cai attended several tourism promotion and cultural events during his visit. He also visited the Piraeus port ...
Tourism constitutes the antidote to recession and unemployment, according to a study by the Institute of the Greek Tourism Confederation (InSETE), ...
The first phase of connecting Greece's Cyclades islands with the national power grid was completed on Wednesday after it hooked up with Mykonos, ...
A mini hotel “boon” in the country over the past few years, notably in the greater Athens area, mostly relates to luxury and what's described as five-star ...
Dora Tsagias, owner of Tithorea and Dora's Greek Tours, is in the business of promoting Greek culture and tourism and that is why she was thrilled to ...
The Greek economy is revolving in 'positive' orbit, something which is ... strengthened after an excellent season for tourism in 2017 and the positive ...
Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura met on Wednesday with visiting officials of the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association ...
With the addition of 33 beaches, 3 marinas and one sustainable tourism boat, Greece comes in second in the world on the 2018 Blue Flag quality award list, after Spain with 590 Blue Flag beaches, Greece ranked second among 47 countries with 519. Fifteen Greek marinas and one sustainable tourism ...
Greece this year maintained its world ranking on the Blue Flag quality award list for beaches, marinas and sustainable tourism boats, according to the ...
Infrastructure, tourism development and green policies will be among the issues to be covered by Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura, who will ...
Officials from the Cyprus Tourism Organisation, which has been mounting new ... “I see significant potential for an increase in the German tourism flow to ... a hotel chain operating more than 22 hotels in Greece, Cyprus and Egypt.
During the visit, Cai also met with Greek Deputy Speaker Anastasia Christodoulopoulou, Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura and Athens Mayor ...
Greece's tourism sector is tackling unemployment head on, creating 100,246 new jobs in April this year marking a third consecutive month on the ...
The premier's wife accompanied the Duchess on a tour of the museum, housed in a neoclassical mansion that was once the home of the Benaki family ...
The Prime Minister also welcomed the growing ties between Greece, Cyprus and Israel in areas such as trade, tourism and health. He called the ...
Such a development will put more strain on Greece to host refugees and may also affect tourism. In fact, according to FRONTEX, migrant arrivals from ...
The exhibition's next stop will be in Greece, in the middle of summer, following an invitation from Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos during his visit ...
Greece was announced as the leading tourism destination in the Mediterranean and southeastern Europe for 2018 by SACEN International, the ...
The sudden storm that struck Thessaloniki, northern Greece, on Thursday midday caused major problems and flash floods in the city's center and ...
“Twenty-four students from the high school of Argalasti, Volos and 10 tourists from Britain were trapped in the White Tower for four hours, due to flooding in the surrounding area. Eventually, they were removed with the help of firefighters,” the Greek Reporter said on May 10. In the video, firefighters are ...
Greece has been awarded as the number one tourism destination in the Mediterranean and Southeastern Europe for 2018 by SACEN International, ...
Greece has been awarded as the number one tourism destination in the Mediterranean and Southeastern Europe for 2018 by SACEN International, known as the “Oscars of Tourism,” during a special ceremony recently held in Belgrade, Serbia. Over the last 17 years the awards have been given to ...
According to the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT), Greece's GDP ... According to the Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE), the average length of ...
Greece has been ranked No. 2 in the world ranking for the prestigious Blue Flag quality award for beaches, marinas and sustainable tourism boats, ...
“We are here to promote the beautiful city of Beijing to tourism and trade partners in Greece and also connect with the Air China direct flight connection ...
... where knowledge of English is widespread among young people, city dwellers, those who work in tourism and those Greeks who have lived abroad.
Local officials expressed hope that the images of the royal couple touring the site and a nearby winery will help further boost Greek tourism, one of the ...
Greek Minister of Digital Policy, Telecommunications and Media, Nikos Pappas and the General Secretary for Media and Communication, Lefteris ...
EBRD has been active in Greece in the past 30 months and has invested ... PPPs, trade finance and factoring programmes, investments in tourism, ...
Aerial dancer Katerina Soldatou has presented a daredevil performance as part of the project Greece Has Soul, dancing while hanging from Greece's ...
Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, were given a tour on Friday of the archaeological site at Knossos in the island of Crete, on the last ...
“Through smartphones, before visiting our country, tourists can plan itineraries and be informed on the experiences they can live in Greece.” – Digital ...
The four regional airports are among the 14 on the Greek mainland and popular holiday islands for which Fraport has signed a 40-year concession for ...
Greece is expected to welcome more tourists from Lebanon in 2018, according to travel agencies that participated in the recent 'Greek Tourism ...
The Belvedere Hotel on Mykonos is among the nominees in this year's World Travel Awards event in the “Greece's Leading Luxury Boutique Hotel ...
“New Faces” is a column by GTP that introduces the young professionals of the Greek tourism industry. In each column, the Greek professionals refer ...
Analyzes show that Bulgaria is on the verge of a good summer tourist ... advertising on international tourist markets, and Turkey and Greece, both our ...
In efforts to promote Greece and its tourism offerings, the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA) will hold its 2021 Family ...
In this direction, Peloponnese Regional Governor Petros Tatoulis is scheduled to meet Greek-born Romanian MEP Dragos Gabriel Zisopol. Nikolakou ...
... sample of 260 client hotels in all categories across Greece, after assessing input provided by Google Analytics, WebHotelier, online travel agencies ...
... French, German and Italian chambers of commerce in Greece, the event titled “Quality in Mass – A Recipe for Success” focused on tourism growth, ...
Greece, he said, meets all the conditions for the dynamic development of thematic tourism. He pointed out that the ministry is creating a clear and ...
Ways of boosting tourist flows between Greece and Uzbekistan were discussed during a recent meeting in Athens held between Greek Tourism ...
Of course there are tourist traps and some taverns in extremely busy spots may lack authenticity but if you find yourself a good local tavern, you won't ...
The first International Congress of UNESCO Geoparks in Greece and ... how they can contribute to sustainable local growth and through geo-tourism.
The Greek northern city of Thessaloniki is reintroducing itself to the market of Meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions (MICE), determined to ...
Greece has five (5) acknowledged UNESCO Global Geoparks and in ... how they can contribute to sustainable local growth and through geo-tourism.
The airline will fly to the Greek island once a week on Sundays from ... operating flights to the north and East Frisian Island to boost tourism there.
“This may pose a problem for tourists who neglected to bring the international permit because they will not be able to rent a car in our country.
Study suggests Greece tap into 65+ travel with new products ... the Greek Tourism Confederation's (SETE) research body – in collaboration with ...
In the second five countries with a significant contribution of tourism to local economies include Greece, Italy, Turkey, Germany and the UK. The share ...
Tziallas went on to add that Greece can develop theme tourism in this direction while the ministry is aiming to lay down the foundations for a functional ...
According to a report announced by the OECD, tourism made up 6% of Greece's GDP based on data from 2016. Tourism certainly makes a difference ...
International driving permit required for vehicle rental in Greece ... of the summer season as it may impact car rental companies and tourism overall.”.
Greece has approved plans to speed up the asylum application process in a bid to send migrants back to Turkey en masse. The move is aimed at ...
The company is now offering both Interisland Passes and Greek Island ... “Many tourists and vacationers come to Greece without a well thought out ...
A delegation of the State Committee for Development of Tourism of Uzbekistan met in Greece with President of the Orange2Fly private airline ...
Serbia and its tourism offerings with special emphasis on religious travel were presented during a special event at this year's 2nd Greek Travel Show, ...
Central Macedonia to Present Innovative Tourism Products at Thessaloniki ... event, which is currently underway in Thessaloniki, northern Greece.
The first meeting of Greece's new tourism education council was attended by the minister of tourism, Elena Kountoura (center); the General Secretary ...
But a new owner may seek to downgrade that status and build a resort on the ruins. Archaeologists are hoping that Greece's Culture and Tourism ...
National Bank of Greece (NBG) is set to launch next month its own online platform to auction off property, following in the steps of the country's largest ...
The Greek Car Rental Companies Association presses the Transport Ministry to clarify the new laws to travelers through a circular in view of the start of ...
The board of directors of the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF), Greece's privatization agency announced the pre-selection of ...
The Hellenic Association of Pharmaceutical Companies (SFEE) is aiming to promote Greece as a hub for clinical trials in a move that would "give fresh ...
“We are very pleased about our cooperation with North Events in the training of US travel agencies for Greece. The meetings of the Americans with ...
Greece's relevant transport minister on Wednesday blamed the country's privatization agency, itself a memorandum-mandated obligation, for delays in ...
“This may pose a problem for tourists who neglected to bring the international permit because they will not be able to rent a car in our country. The fines are huge and a circular from the ministry is needed to clarify the situation especially in view of the start of the summer season as it may impact car rental ...
According to the research senior tourists travelling to Greece made 1.7 million trips (6.1 % of all cruise trips) and 16.5 million overnight stays (8.5 % of ...
Australia seems to be less than a week away from resolving the Working Holiday Visa (subclass 417) ongoing issue with Greece, according to ...
As well as the azure bays and its role in Luc Besson's The Big Blue, Amorgos is also renowned for its hiking trails, which not only connect the island's ...
"Adding Olympic Air as the latest airline partner to our program enables members to travel to some of Greece's most popular holiday hotspots," said ...
This year's two-day (May 16 - 18) major Chinese tourism fair welcomes participants from 70 countries worldwide. Greece's dynamic presence is further ...
Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura on Wednesday inaugurated the “Hellas House”, a landmark Greek cultural center in the heart of Shanghai, ...
In the meantime, tourism professionals and tourist groups will be issued ... In the meantime, employees at sites and museums across Greece are being ...
Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura was the guest of honor at the opening ceremony of the ITB China travel exhibition in Shanghai on ...
Locals, concerned that a resort could one day spoil the wild beauty of Bargylia, are hopeful that Greece's Culture and Tourism Ministry will step in and ...
The former Greek national volleyball player holds the record of participations in the Greek National Team (top-ranked 1st in the European Cup at ...
Increases were also recorded from other important tourist markets, such as Greece (25,1%) and Sweden (42,9%). Contrary to that, a decrease of 17 ...
Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura opened the major international travel exhibition for outgoing Chinese tourism, ITB China, which is being held ...
Vassilakis was a founding member of the Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE) and in recent years was the driving force behind the promotion of golf ...
Thomas Cook, Europe's second-largest tour operator announced a group-wide 13% rise in bookings for this summer (as of May 5), driven by ...
The “Navarino Challenge” is the sports tourism event with the most Olympic .... The Greek Travel Pages (GTP) is a communication sponsor of the ...
A total of 7,300 investment plans were submitted for funding from EU ESPA funds relating to new tourism units in investments worth 2.3 billion euros, ...
Derek Hanekom moves to ease visa regime blamed for stifling tourism ... Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom is making headway in the easing of visa ... Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, ...
Shanghai welcomes opening of new Greek cultural centre ... of Shanghai, China and is a hub of Greek culture, hospitality, gastronomy and tourism.
Indeed, over the last three years there has been a sharp increase in the dynamics of Greek tourism, especially in Crete. The restoration of the image of ...
In its weekly bulletin, SEV urges the government to draw up a 'brain gain' strategy particularly in view of the fact that Greek tourism is growing into an ...
Using input from extensive research in Greece, Croatia and Cyprus, the platform offers custom-made services by designing personalized travel guides ...
CEO Pavlos Kontomichalos, Greece's Minister of Tourism, Elena Kountoura and many guests from business, arts and culture attended the opening ...
The roadshow, which followed last year's Greek Panorama in New York, included B2B meetings between Greek tourism enterprises and US travel ...
... of a new tourism campaign to promote the tiny Dodecanese island of Astypalea, which as of next year will also be connected with Northern Greece ...
The launch of direct flights connecting Shanghai with Athens was among the main topics of discussions of Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura ...
Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura met tourism and air-transport officials in Shanghai to discuss ways of boosting Greek tourism and links ...
Reuters reports that Greece's biggest gas company DEPA said on Wednesday it had agreed to sell its holding in a local gas supplier to Italy's Eni for ...
The series follows Louisa and her four children, ranging from age 11 to adulthood, as they move to Greece due to economic pressures along with the ...
Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura met with tourism and air transport officials in Shanghai to discuss ways of boosting Greek tourism and links ...
In the presence of Greek Tourism Minister Ms. Elena Kountoura, Hellas House, the first and only Greek cultural center in the Far East, was inaugurated ...
Athens is nominated in four different European Region categories in the 25th World Travel Awards 2018, which will be held in the Greek capital in ...
... a grand opening party and a display of impressive fireworks in the presence of its executives and guests from the Greek tourism and lifestyle sector.
Greece has more than 1,000 islands spread in the Aegean Sea and ... Hellas House's grand opening on May 15 attracted Greece's tourism minister ...
MOUNTAINOUS CORINTH, Greece, May 19 (Xinhua) -- In the highlands of ... Though tourism shows some positive signs, still winemakers like other ...
Locals hope that Greece's Culture and Tourism Ministry will step in and rescue the parcel. The site was up for sale in 2015, and at the time it was ...
Located in the cluster of the Cycladic islands, Paros has all the perfect ingredients you would fancy when dreaming of a holiday on a Greek island.
The 3rd Athens Street Food Festival is being held under the auspices of the Greek Ministry of Tourism as part of a wider campaign to promote the ...
Greek far-right extremists have assaulted Thessaloniki's mayor, Yiannis Boutaris, throwing into sharp relief the threat posed by fascist forces in Europe.
Moreover, as Greece is the birthplace of the Olympics, the 2020 Tokyo ... Greek embassy is building significant ties with Japan is the tourism sector, ...
While Greece lacks much of the multinational presence that helped Ireland climb out of reversionary darkness, it does have a tourism industry, with ...
As a result, activities are delimited in areas such as energy, shipping, fisheries and aquaculture, tourism, raw materials extraction and environmental ...
ATHENS, May 21 (Reuters) - Greece's current account deficit shrank in March compared to the same month a year earlier on the back of a lower trade ...
Greek hotel management company HotelBrain is organizing the World Travel Awards (WTA) Europe Gala Ceremony 2018 and will roll out the red ...
... with the Greek Reporter, he used inappropriate language to justify his policy of turning Thessaloniki into a hub to attract Turkish tourism, culture and ...
Apart from the technical update, a movie with Greek subtitles will be ... The Greek Travel Pages (GTP) is a Media Sponsor of the Cyclades Trail Cup ...
... of tourism for Cyprus for April 2018, with a proportion of 35.2 per cent, while arrivals from Russia comprise 15.6 per cent of total arrivals, from Greece ...
Aiming to keep up with the latest trends in the tourism market, Greek agency DNA Travel has announced the launch of a new series of low budget ...
THESSALONIKI, Greece — The 75-year-old mayor of Greece's second-largest ... Greece and its traditional rival, Turkey, and efforts to increase tourism ...
Greece's current account deficit shrank in March compared to the same month a year earlier on the back of a lower trade gap which more than offset a ...
An ambitious 418-million-euro tourism investment in the valley of Ermioni, near Argos in the Peloponnese, is moving to the next phase after Greece's ...
CHICAGO – Attracting exhibitors and attendees from around the world, the windy city's largest foodservice expo could not be complete without the ...
... first time in 2012 to conduct a single route, aiming to enhance the tourism and commercial relations between Greece and the United Arab Emirates.
The author points out that it is due to Boutaris' efforts in the second largest city of Greece that tourists from Turkey, Israel and the Former Yugoslav ...
The contribution of the tourism industry to climate change has been hugely ... Tourism's carbon footprint makes up eight percent of all global carbon ... popular tourist destinations such as Croatia, Greece and Thailand shoulder much ...
ATHENS: Greece's current account deficit shrank in March compared to the same month a year earlier on the back of a lower trade gap which more ...
The Grand Tourist Expo aims to be a fully-fledged tourism exhibition and establish its awareness in Greece and abroad. The exhibition will feature:.
Greece expects to have more Chinese tourists visiting their country, as China now has become an important new tourist market, said Greek Tourism ...
En-suites have walk-in monsoon showers and toiletries by Greek designer Korres. Bathrobes and slippers provided. There's a coffee machine and ...
As the Turkish lira continues to plummet, tourism flows to the country have ... At the same time, sector insiders expect it will impact tourism to Greece.
Revenue from Greek tourism increased by 13.9 percent year-on-year to 557 million euros during the January-March period, the Bank of Greece (BoG) ...
'Greece' has been a byword for economic crisis and recession in recent years, but those times could now be behind us. 2017 was a landmark year for ...
Digital travel, evolution of eco-tourism and rise of adventure tourism are some of the latest trends in the Greece Health And Beauty Specialist Retailers ...
Major growth in tourism arrivals and revenues in Q1 ... Tourism is certainly appears likely to hit some new all-time highs this year, following a ... increase and takings grew 14 percent, Bank of Greece figures showed on Tuesday.
Giorgos Patoulis, head of the Hellenic Medical Tourism Board-ELITOUR, the Central Union of Municipalities of Greece (KEDE) and the Medical ...
Greece aims to resolve a long-standing standoff with Canada's Eldorado Gold Corporation over its development plans in the coming weeks, the ...
Tourists admire an exhibit at the Heraklion Archaeological Museum in Crete, Greece, May 22, 2018. The museum, located in the center of Heraklion, ...
Cyprus tourism is witnessing tremendous growth as record number of tourists ... major sources of tourists for Cyprus are UK, Russia, Greece, Germany, ...
Digital travel, evolution of eco-tourism and rise of adventure tourism are some of the latest trends in the Greece Home And Garden Specialist Retailers ...
In March, foreign arrivals were up 30.3 percent year-on-year, according to the latest available data by Greek Tourism Confederation SETE.
Tour agency Baba Travel's licence to be revoked ... House according to its website, offers tour packages to destinations such as Myanmar and Greece.
Greek medical tourism council Elitour is seeking to unite Greek doctors from all over the world in its aim to establish Greece as a tourism destination ...
During the press conference Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE) president Yiannis Retsos stressed the significance of thematic tourism in the ...
It's surrounded by sun loungers and overlooks the long path leading up from the harbour where you'll see donkeys grunt up with their tourist load each ...
They were discovered in shoeboxes and old folders tucked away in a bedroom cupboard in Greece after her death: an extraordinary forgotten archive ...
Greece has a real opportunity to grow the business of medical tourism, considering its record of arrivals last year, IMTJ President Keith Pollard, said ...
While the US offers a number of places that are perfect for summer travel, you ... From Italy's best region for foodies to some of Greece's most pristine ...
But style is rather Spartan: think traditional Greek rooms of the Nineties, with white plastered walls, old fashioned embroidered lampshades, and ...
The Greek capital is one of Europe's most popular tourist destinations with ... Paul Gomopoulos, managing director, Hines Greece, added, “We are ...
Indian Medical Tourism Market is expected to more than double by 2022 from its current size in 2016. India has ... Greece, 13. Ireland, 14. Italy, 15.
Greece's tourism is likely to hit a record high this year, as tourism arrivals increased 13.8% on year and revenues grew 14% in the first quarter of 2018, ...
Hyatt Hotels will open its first Grand Hyatt hotel in Greece — its third in Europe — the company has confirmed. A continuous rise in tourist arrivals in ...
Best of Greece: Secret Spots Where The Locals Go ... Andria Mitsakos: Embracing the art of travel through culture and style, Andria Mitsakos is a ...
We are very pleased that Greece was elected as a member of the Executive Board of the United Nations World Tourism Organization for 2018-21 ...
The Greek government has made tourism a high priority with ambitious plans that include the creation of tourist villages set to host EU nationals for a ...
HOLIDAY destinations such as Spain, France, Greece and Thailand have proven popular in the past, particularly among Britons. But which country ...
Surrounded by some of the most beautiful beaches in the planet, including some incredible natural pools, Greeks are hardly impressed when it comes ...
While Iceland has been in the news recently for its incredible tourism boom, with about ... Greece (28,071,000 tourists to 10,746,740 locals - 261.20%)
“When people started travelling to Spain and Greece in larger numbers that put pressure on accommodation and saw prices climbing. And in Turkey ...
Hyatt Hotels Corp. will open its first Grand Hyatt hotel in Greece and its third in Europe, the company said, underscoring the growth in tourism in the ...
“”This distinction is proving that know-how and adequacy of Greek enterprises is constantly improving because tourism is a knowledge and innovation ...
Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura and Zurab Pololikashvili, the Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) signed an ...
The agreement was signed between Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura and UNWTO Secretary General Zurab Pololikashvili on the sidelines of ...
All events are held under the auspices of the Greek Tourism Ministry, the Region of Epirus and the Municipality of Ioannina and supported by the ...
Greek hospitality management company SWOT (Simple Way of Tourism), in cooperation with “Dinner in the Sky“, an award winning culinary proposal ...
Great names will attend the open water swimming activities of the 4th “Santorini Experience”, a leading sports tourism event in Greece, according to ...
They also touched the problem of tourism boom that has been causing damage in the ... Greece (28,071,000 tourists to 10,746,740 locals - 261.20%)
The Athens and Epidaurus Festival has been running for over 60 years and is the annual “must see” arts and cultural event when visiting Greece ...
The wineries of northern Greece will open their doors to the public for the 14th ... A Cretan winery tour gives locals and visitors the opportunity to travel ...
The Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) is stepping up its promotional activity with plans to welcome some 587 journalists, bloggers and ...
For the third year, the Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) is organizing a program of familiarization trips which intend to make a global ...
Greece is aiming to attract more audiovisual productions from abroad after having introduced cash rebates for foreign productions shot in the country, ...
However, the Turks coming from Greece did not prefer to live here, and it stayed abandoned. This is why the village is started to be called "the ghost ...
Hyatt Hotels Corp will open its first Grand Hyatt hotel in Greece and its third in Europe against the backdrop of tourism growth. The five-star luxury hotel ...
Krikeli complained that through her 20 year research she has found that the Hellenic Tourism Organization's advertisements of Greece do not mention ...
Tax inspectors in Greece continued to target leading tourist destinations, among others, as the former are traditional "havens" for tax evasion in the still ...
The IMTJ Medical Travel Summit 2018 , held in Athens, Greece on May 21-24 2018, attracted 330 delegates, exhibitors, sponsors and participants ...
The awards were presented on 23 May at a high-profile reception in Athens, Greece during the IMTJ Medical Travel Summit which brought together ...
Microgreens and baby vegetables are also quite popular. Tourists also help bring new products here to Greece, because chefs like to offer them some ...
Greece is among the "Most Excellent" global tourism destinations that have the highest percentage of TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence recipients, ...
The number of Chinese tourists visiting Greece this year is expected to grow by more than 50 percent, Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura told ...
EBRD announces its largest equity participation in tourism sector ... in the tourism sector which is so important for Croatia, Greece and Turkey.”.
“The beginning of the tourism season is the right time to sign such an ... of development in the tourism sector which is so important for Croatia, Greece ...
Greece is among the “Most Excellent” global tourism destinations that have the highest percentage of TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence recipients, ...
“The beginning of the tourism season is the right time to sign such an ... of development in the tourism sector, which is so important for Croatia, Greece, ...
EBRD signs largest equity participation in tourism sector ... of development in the tourism sector which is so important for Croatia, Greece and Turkey.
Tourism rankings for January-April 2018 are led by Greece with 294,460 visits (7.1% growth). Followed by Romania - 261 349 visits (17.8% increase), ...
Romania is the second largest source of tourists for its southern neighbor, after Greece (294,460 visits in January-April). The total number of foreign ...
The number of Chinese tourists visiting Greece in 2018 is expected to rise by more than 50 percent, Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura said. Speaking ...
Throughout the summer season Tez Tour will offer tours on scheduled airBaltic flights to Rhodes (Greece), Catania (Italy), Barcelona and Mallorca ...
Iceland has bagged a trio of titles in TripAdvisor's latest "Most Excellent" places to travel report, including best country overall, best country for ...
Tourism is a major driver of growth for the country and we expect this ... of development in the tourism sector which is so important for Croatia, Greece ...
With regard to Greece, the event examined the recent development in airport infrastructure, the tourism industry's interaction with airlines and airport ...
The Greek island of Santorini has become such a strong brand in tourism that other countries have started using its name to market their cities to ...
World Travel Mart's 2018 Global Events Set Milestone and Attendance Records ... The first three major World Travel Mart (WTM) worldwide events to take ... markets including Mexico, Greece, Romania, Spain, Argentina, Hong Kong, ...
"The beginning of the tourism season is the right time to sign such an ... of development in the tourism sector which is so important for Croatia, Greece, ...
The expansion of business will enable tourism development at the local level, as well as stimulate further growth and result in very welcome job ...
At the start and end of the holiday season, when the population has yet to swell from the ... is the site of some of the most important and romantic ancient ruins in Greece. ... It's actually thanks to Delos that tourism took off in Mykonos.
Greece is set to receive 19.2 billion euros from a European Commission development budget for 2021-2017, according to proposals published by the ...
Greece has been named among the “Most Excellent” global tourism destinations in the world by global booking site TripAdvisor. In their list of “Most ...
Alongside the recovering economy, the country's tourism sector saw a ... In addition to flights to Thessaloniki and Athens in Greece and Bucharest and ...
Τhe town of Livadia in Viotia Prefecture, Central Greece has entered the Guinness Book of Records with the longest souvlaki ever. This area of Greece ...
The Ministry of Culture and Tourism has declared 2018 as the "Year of ... boat tours between Çanakkale's Ayvacık (Küçükkuyu) district and Greece's ...
Greece is getting ready to welcome thousands of global trade visitors at Posidonia 2018, the world's most prestigious shipping exhibition, which will ...
“This is one of the cheapest golden visa programs in Europe, and in view of Greece's economic recovery and the rapid development of its tourism ...
by Aggelos Skordas. The number of Chinese tourists visiting Greece in 2018 is expected to rise by more than 50 percent, Tourism Minister Elena ...
The news is a blow for Tirana's hopes of promoting Albania, which lies between Montenegro and Greece on the eastern Adriatic coast, as a tourist ...
... Energy & Environment, Tourism, Economy & Development Ministries of Greece, and its scientific partners include international organisations such ...
Greece's center-right New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Thursday promised to reduce taxes in the Greek tourism sector, once his party ...
Rutgers Receives $27 Million to Help Revitalize Agriculture in Greece ... fruit crops, incubators, agro-tourism, Greek wine and spirits, technology and ...
Tourism prospers in spite of overtaxation ... 27.3 percent of GDP, according to the head of the Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE), Yiannis Retsos.
Greece's tourism industry is expected to draw 32 million visitors in 2018, in what will be a record year for the sector, said Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras ...
ATHENS – Reneging on promises to halt privatizations, Prime Minister and Radical Left SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras push to accelerate the sale of ...
Travel receipts in Greece reached 100 billion euros during the 8 years of the crisis, head of the Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE), Yiannis Retsos ...
Still, any tour of Athens should begin in the Acropolis. From the moment you arrive, this collection of 5th and 6th century BC structures beckons from its ...
Speaking at a general meeting of the Greek Tourism Federation (SETE), Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said the country is leaving behind the crisis era ...
A photographic exhibition by Prince Nikolaos of Greece and Denmark is being launched at the ... The tourism dollars alone would make it worthwhile.
Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Thursday said 2018 will be the best year in the history of Greek tourism and listed a series of actions the government ...
The tourism industry has helped to put Greece's economy back on the path of growth more than any other sector. A new generation of proprietors and ...
Demand for Greece as a tourism destination is now stronger than ever, Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura said on Thursday, during the 26th General ...
Greece's tourism industry is expected to draw 32 million visitors in 2018, in what will be a record year for the sector, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has ...
While the lure of islands within south Greece continues to pull in a vastly disproportionate amount of the country's tourism industry, the Sporades have ...
The Tourism Ministry is planning to launch a special program to encourage businesses of the sector to operate 12 months a year and thus support ...
The Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE) on Thursday expressed its wish to have a more active participation in Greece's new development plan ...
Lowering tax demands and insurance contributions can be an effective incentive to strengthen tourism-related enterprises and tackle the problem of ...
The two sides discussed measures to boost the ties, especially in economics, trade, investment, tourism, marine transport, seaport services, and the ...
Greece's top cultural festival, the Athens and Epidaurus Festival kicks off once again on Friday for another year of spectacular performances.
This is one of the cheapest golden visa programmes in Europe, and in view of Greece's economic recovery and the rapid development of its tourism ...
Tourism acts like a bridge to bring peoples together and promote friendship between them, Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura said during the two-day ...
Investment opportunities available in Greece, mainly in tourism and real estate, were presented to Russian investors at an event in Saint Petersburg ...
Greece's tourism industry is expecting to welcome 32 million international visitors in 2018, in what will be a record year for the industry, according to ...
Bangladesh has requested Greece to sign a two-year bilateral agreement for ... He said that Greece requires expatriate workers for tourism, restaurant, ...
Beaches around Greece this weekend are packed with locals and tourists, who are enjoying the Aegean sea and sun, with temperatures in the ...
A British tourist got more than he bargained for when his up-close encounter with a departing Airbus A321 sent him flying — literally. Paul Turner from ...
Greece is braced for another bumper year. The tourists will not stop coming. For every one of its citizens, three foreign visitors – 32 million in total – will ...
In a bid to boost its tourism sector, the country is eyeing more Indian ... Greece | Relations between the two countries were officially established in ...
As the organising team continues its countdown to the 2018 Santorini Experience, taking place this year on October 5-7, the sports tourism event in ...
Tourism is the shining light in Greece's otherwise downtrodden economy. It has helped prop up a nation battling bankruptcy and a quarter of residents ...
Greece - land of ancient Gods, dramatic scenery and crystal clear waters - is suffering at the hands of their booming tourism industry. An estimated 32 ...
SETE Intelligence also mentioned that the Turkish lira is in a free fall (EUR 1 = TRY 5.5), which on the one hand makes the Turkish tourism product ...
NDO/VNA – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Greek Ambassador to ... Vietnam wants to cooperate with Greece in the areas of the country's ... speed up the implementation of agreements on cooperation in culture and tourism, ...
Greece will receive a total of 16.229 billion euros (at 2018 prices) from the Common Agricultural Policy over the period 2021-2027, according to the ...
The great palace complex of Aigai, built in the fourth century BC by Philip II, Alexander the Great's father, opened its doors to the public with a free tour ...
Hanoi (VNA) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Greek Ambassador to ... Vietnam wants to cooperate with Greece in the areas of the country's ... up the implementation of agreements on cooperation in culture and tourism, and ...
It's no secret that Greece's tourism is a leading sector in the nation's economy, with many locals relying on the summer period to make ends meet, ...
The Tourism Ministry and the Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) on Monday announced a series of new actions for a more targeted and ...
Throughout summer, Tez Tour is set to offer tours on scheduled airBaltic flights to Rhodes (Greece), Catania (Italy), Barcelona and Mallorca (Spain).
Greece is expecting more tourists this year, 32 million to be exact, and this is actually proving to be worrying for environmentalists in the Southern ...
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Greek Ambassador to Vietnam ... PM Phuc expressed his hope that Greece will support Vietnam's efforts to boost ... up the implementation of agreements on cooperation in culture and tourism, ...
“The airport will become a key hub for transportation and tourism, providing several benefits to the regional economy, not least by jobs creation.”.
A tourist named Paul Turner wanted to shoot the takeoff Airbus A321-231, but stood very close to the plane and knocked down the air flow. About it ...
Though traditionally not considered a preferred travel period, monsoon ... in popularity and now has a permanent place in the annual tourism calendar. ... followed by Bangkok in Thailand, Santorini in Greece and Amsterdam in the ...
First, Greece is experiencing a boom in tourism. According to the Bank of Greece, the number of international tourists, who create short-term rental ...
GREECE is attracting so many tourists that the country is starting to struggle with overtourism, causing many to question whether the cradle of Western ...
The Greek Tourism Ministry has prepared a new legal framework for thematic tourism activities, based on the guidelines of the World Tourism ...
Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura on Monday presented yet another award to film director Antonios Theoharis Kioukas for his video "Greece- ...
Greece has faced a few problems in recent years. Attracting tourists hasn't been one. The country is expected to welcome a record 32 million foreign ...
DÜSSELDORF, Germany — After a decade of economic pain, Greece ... hotel construction linked to tourism, one of the country's few growth sectors, ...
“The Group continues its uninterrupted presence in Greece for 68 years, supporting the Greek economy and tourism,” Air France-KLM Greece says.
In collaboration with the tourism ministry, Koniordou said projects were ... Koniordou also referred to the agreements between the ministry, the Greek ...
Despite the significant potential of health tourism as a main source of visitors, Greece is still lagging behind its rivals in terms of market share, said ...
Greece is the latest in a string of European countries fighting to maintain the fine balance between sustainable tourism and “overtourism” - with one ...
Dozens of top executives from multinationals in Greece have registered to take part in the first "InvestGR - Foreign Investments in Greece" Forum that ...
There are signs to warn people about the aircraft blast and most people hold on to a bordering fence to avoid being felled by the powerful gusts from ...
This figure came about thanks to Fraport Greece's investment in the utilization of 14 regional airports, a process concluded in April 2017.
"Greece, as the birthplace of Western drama, offers filmmakers a canvas of unique resonance and, for me, it is the perfect place to tell the story of ...
Another Greek tourist high season, another award for film director Antonios Theoharis Kioukas whose three minute and 38 second “Greece- ...
DUESSELDORF, Germany — After a decade of economic pain, Greece .... To capitalize on the interest in tourism around their hometown, Ioannina, ...
The comments were made at a meeting of the Greek Tourism Confederation, where Tsipras noted that visitor numbers are up 12.8% from last year, ...
Tourist taxes have been hiked in Majorca and Greece and have split loveMONEY readers. Are they unfair, or is it time for tourists to pay their share?
The number of people employed in tourism grew from 381,000 in 2016 to ... in Greece, according to the latest study released by the Greek Tourism ...
According to the popular travel magazine, Travel + Leisure, Greece's Egremni Beach tops the list ranking the top 12 most breathtaking blue water from ...
Tourism employment reached a record high of 400,000 people last summer, according to data compiled by the Institute of the Greek Tourism ...
Tourism employment reached a record high of 400,000 people last summer, according to data presented by the Institute of the Greek Tourism ...
It has mostly slipped under the holiday radar, which is a shame because it has everything we all want from a Greek island – beaches, fishing villages, ...
“Reintroducing the monarchy in Greece would bring a rich vitality to the nation,” Cr Zographos stresses. “The tourism dollars alone would make it ...
At the same time, I got to do travel features on Greece for Lonely Planet. So I started seeing Greece not only as a Greek from the diaspora, but also as ...
By Sara Israfilbayova. Azerbaijan and Greece have the potential to expand cooperation in the tourism industry. Greek Ambassador to Azerbaijan ...
“Our goal,” she reiterated, “for the 2018-2020 period is to establish and promote Greece as an attractive and safe destination for tourism 365 days a ...
In this direction, Vice Governor of Tourism, Marietta Papavasileiou ... Greece has been stepping up efforts to attract more Chinese tourists to the ...
According to the popular travel magazine, Travel + Leisure, Greece's Egremni Beach tops the list ranking the top 12 most impressive blue water from ...
"Heritage is linked to tourism, heritage is linked to research, heritage is linked to the brand name of Greece. This is how we identify ourselves abroad.".
Azerbaijan and Greece have the potential to expand cooperation in the tourism industry. Greek Ambassador to Azerbaijan NicolaosKanellos made the ...
As the tourist season has started and the Greek tourism industry is heading towards new record arrivals of some 32 million visitors this year, according ...
The strike was just one of the manifestations that Portugal – the “P” in the Eurozone debt crisis acronym PIIGS (with Ireland, Italy, Greece and Spain) ...
... and Afghanistan, they would not be able to walk, tourism in Greece would ... Albayrak accused Greece that "when the coup failed, they entered the ...
And, when a country faces economic problems-like Greece- tourism becomes a safety net, a God's given gift which can be used to bring money when ...
On the occasion of World Oceans Day on Friday, experts warned of the real threats to Greece's seas and coastline from plastics pollution and climate ...
There is growing concern that Greece and its tourism infrastructure's ability to handle the 32 million tourists, which is three times the country's ...
Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura recently honored Greek director Andonis Theocharis Kioukas for his contribution to the multi-awarded video ...
Greece's potential as a leading health tourism destination offering high quality services at competitive rates combined with fine accommodation and ...
Fraport Greece, a consortium of Germany's Fraport and Greek group Copelouzos, has operated 14 Greek airports including at popular tourist ...
Greece's main opposition head Mitsotakis met Netanyahu in Jerusalem ... investments, tourism and energy above all but also in main more sectors.
The Halkidiki peninsula in northern Greece, is set to see its hotel capacity grow with an estimated 250 million euros ... Speaking to the Athens News Agency, the Halkidiki Tourism Organization chief said the region needs to boost bed ...
“We discussed the new strategic cooperation between Greece and Israel in trade, tourism and energy, and I informed [Netanyahu] about the ...
Mitsotakis' New Democracy party said the two men discussed trade, tourism and energy ties between Greece and Israeli but also the construction of ...
The ambassador of Qatar to Greece Abdulaziz Ali Al-Naama expressed his country volition for further promotion and boosting of the relations with ...
Tourist arrivals in Greece are expected to increase by 2 mln this year in comparison with 2017 and to exceed 32 million tourists, said the general ...
The especially positive outlook for Greek tourism this year led to a major increase in hirings last month, with the Labor Ministry's Ergani hirings ...
Two Greek hotels, Katikies in Mykonos and Kirini in Santorini, were added to the collection of independent luxury hotels Leading Hotels of the World.
“New Faces” is a column by GTP that introduces the young professionals of the Greek tourism industry. In each column, the Greek professionals refer ...
Crete is Greece's largest island and boasts antiquities, excellent hiking and nearly year-long sunshine. Tourists tend to flock to the Minoan palace of ...
... eliminate the added load on owners, leading to ENFIA hikes in densely populated areas, on Greece's islands and at tourism destinations in general.
Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura spoke during the 2nd Greek-Russian Tourism Business Forum. Photo Source: Ministry of Tourism.
The resort is the first by TUI Sensimar in Halkidiki, the leading tourism destination in northern Greece, and marks the next major investment by the ...
The popularity of Greek wines in Australia is booming with a 20 percent rise in ... In addition, Wines of Greece is organizing private masterclasses for ...
The Russian Foreign Ministry recalled that Russia and Greece mark 190 ... "The program of the Year of Tourism, which has been implemented since ...
Initiatives such as the Greece-Russia Year, as well as this year's Greek-Russian Tourism Year (2017-2018), with various events in the two countries ...
Fraport Greece, a consortium of Germany's Fraport and Greek group Copelouzos, has operated 14 airports including those at popular tourist ...
The aim is to introduce for the first time in Greece, an overall institutional framework for the definition and development of thematic and special interest ...
Whereas Greece's tourism season lasts from April until the end of October, 75 percent of Croatia's tourism revenue come in just July, August and ...
Fraport Greece, a consortium of Germany's Fraport and Greek group Copelouzos, has operated 14 airports, including those at popular tourist ...
The Greek travel agency sector saw turnover rise of 25.4 percent in the first quarter of 2018, compared to the corresponding period of 2017. Citing data ...
The agreement between Greece and FYROM on the name dispute was handed ... of Northern Macedonia as it will be included in all travel documents.
Businesses in Greece's tourism and food & beverage sectors led hirings for a third straight month in May 2018, adding to their payroll for the summer ...
Fraport Greece steadfast in its commitment for the support of tourism development, offers an incentive that paves the way for the introduction of new ...
The Greek Coast Guard has evacuated dozens of tourists trapped in a hotel on the island of Alonissos as a forest fire was closing in. The fire broke out ...
Ways to attract higher quality visitors and bring in investments topped the agenda of talks between the Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE) and EU ...
The Athens city council is teaming up with Mastercard, via Athens Tourism Partnership, to promote the city as an upcoming city break destination and ...
Commercial values for apartments in Greece have decreased by an estimated 40 percent since 2007, a couple of years before the punishing ...
According to the Express, Santorini and other popular Greek islands (like Mykonos and Crete) are facing an over-tourism crisis as Greece expects a ...
According to international Media, Greece has been the European destination with the greatest increase in tourist arrivals in the past decade.
A large blaze has forced tourists to be evacuated on the small Greek island of Alonissos as British journalist Lee Thomas-Mason reports from the ...
The event was attended by Qatar's Ambassador to Greece Abdulaziz Ali Al Naama and leading Greek and international shipping and tourism ...
And with good reason: following several years of crisis, Greece is once again on the rise as a tourist destination. According to the Greek Tourism ...
Hikes of up to 61.54 percent and reductions of up to 37.5 percent delineate the breadth of new objective tax criteria approved by the finance ministry ...
A private protocol provided by Local Production & Hospitality SA, We do Local aims to offer a diversified tourism product that promotes Greek customs ...
During the last three years, tourist arrivals to Halkidiki, northern Greece, have been on a continuous upward trend, according to Greek Tourism ...
I've always thought the “hotel weekend” an odd idea – the notion that you would choose a holiday primarily because of the hotel rather than the ...
Take Greece, for example. I was a tourist and then lived in Greece for two years. Every summer the public transportation and banks would go on strike, ...
There are diverse opportunities to expand Qatar and Greece's shipping industry ... “Tourism is a major industry, representing 25% of Greece's GDP, ...
Greek tourists who prefer Turkey for shopping have filled the ferries. Hundreds of Greek citizens flocked to the neighborhood market in Ayvalık, ...
If you want to start a war of independence, you must have guns, and for that you need either cash or a bank loan. In the 1820s, the Greeks, who were a ...
Meanwhile, trade, tourism and transport contributed to Greece's GDP and 0.6 percentage points to GVA, with tourism also supporting retail trade in a ...
Kovind, the first Indian president to travel to Greece in 11 years, met with President Prokopis Pavlopoulos and the two sides held delegation-level talks ...
Resorts on the southern shores of the Mediterranean basin are trying to attract tourists by trying to milk in the reputations and beauty of the Greek ...
Increases were also recorded from other important tourist markets, such as Greece (13,2%) and Poland (90,6%). Contrary to that, a decrease of 7,9% ...
Athens [Greece], June 19 : India and Greece will strengthen the bilateral economic relationship by focusing on sectors like shipping, tourism and ...
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras welcomed India's President Ram Nath Kovind to Greece on Monday, noting that he came at a critical time for the ...
Shipping, tourism and agriculture will be the focus of a bilateral economic relationship between Greece and India in a plan announced during the visit ...
Mr Kovind is on a three-nation tour to Greece, Suriname and Cuba. He is leaving for Suriname today at the end of a four-day visit to Greece.
He will be the first Indian President to travel to Suriname and Cuba and first to visit Greece since President Kalam in 2007,” the President's official ...
President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday met his Greek counterpart Prokopis ... of Greece in areas such as Shipping, Food and Dairy, and Tourism.
Compared to Greece, a nation of 11 million, welcoming annually 27 million ... and for the first time the government, are placing their bets on tourism.
Athens [Greece], Jun 19 : Emphasising on the need for clean energy and climate ... He urged Greek shipping, agriculture, food processing, tourism, ...
Kovind, who arrived in Greece on Saturday on the first leg of his three-nation tour, said that the EU is a critical source of investment and technology, ...
Athens [Greece], Jun 19 : President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday urged Greek shipping, agriculture, food processing, tourism, infrastructure, ...
Greece reopens camps to accommodate more refugees ... Greece is being criticized by human rights groups over the living condition of migrants as it ... on the North Eastern Aegean islands as the peak tourism season approaches.
Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura during the press conference on the ... Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura met with sector professionals in the ...
The prospect of strenthening the flow of tourists from India to Greece is very high as 22 million Indians travel abroad each year and 75 million have a ...
The dynamic growth of tourism is stimulating investment activity in Greece, ... Tziallas focused on the immediate potential of tourism, highlighting the ...
"Culture and the actions implemented add value to the tourist product of Greece," Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura underlined on Tuesday in Chania, ...
The legendary 99-meter yacht Christina O that once belonged to Greek shipping tycoon Aristotle Onassis has docked at Piraeus Port as a stop on a ...
Addressing a Greece-India Business Forum organised by the Indian ... businessmen can find the right partners in Greece in the sector of tourism, ...
Five applications for a license to transport freight by rail as well as operate logistics services have been submitted to Greece's independent Regulatory ...
The presentation of Greece's new institutional instruments for developing the audiovisual sector and the cultural and creative industries was at the ...
Greekcitytimes.com reports in a recent article that if you love Greek music and heading to Greece this summer, no holiday would be complete without ...
Earlier, addressing the India – Greek Business Forum meeting, Kovind said that ... He asked Greek shipping, agriculture, food processing, tourism, ...
Fankhauser was speaking in Crete alongside Greek tourism minister Elena Kountoura at the launch of Cook's latest hotel brand, Cook's Club.
He addressed the India - Greek Business Forum meeting in the Greek capital and urged Greek shipping, agriculture, food processing, tourism, ...
As Greece Ends a Decade of Bailouts, Problems Linger for Europe .... In Athens and on the sunny Greek islands, tourists are packing hotels, bars and ...
Greece's tourist industry is getting ready for yet another blockbuster summer and travel giant Thomas Cook wants a starring role. It has announced it ...
Tourists hoping to swim in Greece's seas, stroll around the cobbled streets of the Cycladic islands or explore the lush landscapes of the Ionian will ...
More Novomatic games for Greece ... part of Regency Entertainment, formerly Hyatt Regency Hotels and Tourism (Hellas), founded in Greece in 1994.
Thomas Cook today claims to be the biggest holiday company operating into Greece with the opening of the first Cook's Club hotel in the country.
Greece's current account deficit widened in April compared to the same month a year earlier on the back of a larger trade gap and a smaller services ...
ATHENS, June 20 (Reuters) - Greece's current account deficit widened in April compared to the same month a year earlier on the back of a larger ...
Thomas Cook, one of the world's biggest tour operators, has pledged to invest around €150 million ($173 million) in the Greek tourism sector this year.
The most popular holiday regions of TUI holidaymakers from Germany are Majorca, Antalya, Crete, Rhodes and Kos. Greece is also very popular ...
A 20-million-euro tourism investment – the Euphoria Retreat – aims to establish Greece as an ideal wellness tourism destination, attract “seasoned” ...
The hotel rooms available for tourists to book for their 2018 Greek island dream vacation are filling up fast. On the smaller, more popular islands in ...
The total size of the Greek car hire market (including long and short-term or tourist rentals) was estimated at 631.8 million euros in 2016, with the crisis ...