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Hilton Athens to be Sold to TEMES-Dogus Consortium

TEMES, the developer of Costa Navarino in the Peloponnese, and D-Marine Investments Holding, a subsidiary of Turkey's Dogus Holding, have agreed with Alpha Bank to acquire its majority stake (97.3 percent) in Ionian Hotel Enterprises, the owning company of Hilton Athens.
Posted On 27 Oct 2016

SEV Report Says Tax Evasion Behind Tourism Figure Variations

The recent discrepancies in foreign travel receipts between the Bank of Greece and the Tourism Ministry are in great part due to tax evasion and reflect the impact of tax policies, according to the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV).
Posted On 27 Oct 2016

Greece’s Astir Palace Sale A Done Deal

The sale of the landmark coastal Astir Palace resort to Apollo Investment Holdco - a subsidiary of consortium Jermyn Street Real Estate Fund IV LP - has been completed, with the project ready for take-off four years after the procedure began.
Posted On 27 Oct 2016

Taxman Knockin’ on Greek Hoteliers’ Door

Hoteliers across Greece as well as property owners active in short-term rentals are being crosschecked by the Greek tax authorities in efforts to clamp down on rampant tax evasion.
Posted On 27 Oct 2016

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Athens Hotel Association Signs Agreement to Promote Sustainable Tourism Practices

The Athens - Attica & Argosaronic Hotel Association and the Hellenic Society for the Protection of Nature (EEPF)...
Posted On 21 Oct 2016

Minister Kountoura Teams Up With Athens Mayor for 365 Days of Tourism in Greek Capital

Alternate Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura is teaming up with Athens Mayor Giorgos Kaminis to give the Greek...
Posted On 17 Oct 2016

Epirus Palace Hosts Swedish Cyclists in One-of-a-Kind Fam Trip

Fifteen Swedish cyclists had the chance to learn more about the bicycle options available in Epirus during a recent...
Posted On 17 Oct 2016

Green Light for Evia’s Biggest Ever Tourism Investment

RSR Eagle Resort, a tourism project planned to be created in Karystos, Evia, has entered Greece's fast-track scheme...
Posted On 13 Oct 2016

Signature Travel Taps into Educational Tourism from India to Greece in 2017

Greek travel agency Signature Travel has announced the launch next year of educational tourism programs to Greece...
Posted On 27 Oct 2016

Ryanair Celebrates Carrying 6m Passengers at Athens Airport

Ryanair on October 26 celebrated carrying six million passengers to and from Athens International Airport since its...
Posted On 26 Oct 2016

Mega Airlines Studies Announces Seminar on Housekeeping

Mega Airlines Studies will hold its annual seminar to help hospitality professionals take their housekeeping...
Posted On 25 Oct 2016

Caldera Collection Hotel Group Adds Five Members to its Portfolio

The Caldera Collection hotel group has added five hotels to its growing roster of clients.
Posted On 24 Oct 2016


Celestyal Cruises’ CEO takes the Helm at CLIA Europe

The CLIA Europe General Assembly has appointed Kyriakos Anastassiadis, CEO of Celestyal Cruises, as CLIA Europe Chairman.
Posted On 20 Oct 2016

Alitalia Appoints New General Manager for Greece

Alitalia has appointed Georgios Athanassiou to the position of General Manager for Greece.
Posted On 22 Sep 2016

Smile Acadimos: Στέλεχος Τμήματος Outgoing

Ο Ταξιδιωτικός Οργανισμός Smile Acadimos αναζητά νέο συνεργάτη για τη στελέχωση του τμήματος Outgoing.

Ο Όμιλος Caldera Collection Group αναζητά άτομο για θέση Guest Relation

Ο Όμιλος Caldera Collection Group - Santorini αναζητά να προσλάβει υπεύθυνο για την θέση Guest Relation.

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