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Athens Airport Denies Dodging VAT Tax, Releases Information On The Matter

Athens International Airport (AIA) has denied recent media claims and reports about a pending legal dispute it has with the Greek Government concerning its VAT obligations.
Posted On 08 Oct 2014

Tips For Startups: How To Build Relationships With Reporters

Public relations is an essential piece of every startup's strategy. It's crucial for startups to build credibility, gain users, and receive venture capital funding. Reporter relationships are the key to landing coverage in technology and niche industry publications.
Posted On 05 Sep 2014

In Memory of Nikolaos Antoniou

Nikolaos Antoniou, owner of travel agency IVIS TRAVEL, passed away at the age of 59 on Wednesday, 27 August, following his brave battle with cancer.
Posted On 27 Aug 2014

“Norovirus” Stomach Bug Said To Have Sickened Tourists On Rhodes, Greece

The hundreds of foreign tourists that fell ill recently in Greece, while residing at a hotel on the island of Rhodes, are suspected to have had contracted the Norovirus stomach bug, an announcement by the Hellenic Center for Disease Control & Prevention (HCDCP) said.
Posted On 21 Aug 2014

The GNTO Investigates Reports Of Mass Food Poisoning Of Tourists At Resort On Rhodes

Inspectors from the Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) were sent to Rhodes on 21 August to investigate reports that a large number of tourists suffered food poisoning at a luxury hotel on the island.
Posted On 21 Aug 2014

Global Travel Task Force Launched To Monitor Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak

The risk of transmission of Ebola virus disease (EVD) during air travel is low, according to a joint statement on travel and transport in relation to Ebola outbreak released by the World Health Organization (WHO), the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), the World...
Posted On 19 Aug 2014

EU: Call For Proposals To Support Transnational Tourism, Foster Accessible Tourism Entrepreneurship

The European Commission has launched a joint call for proposals for "Cooperation projects to support transnational tourism based on European cultural and industrial heritage" and for "Fostering accessible tourism entrepreneurship and management."
Posted On 18 Aug 2014

Robin Williams Was A Philhellene. His Words On Greece.

Robin Williams had expressed his appreciation for Greece in an interview back in 2011 and touched us all.
Posted On 13 Aug 2014

Ebola: Greece To Implement “Precautionary Measures” At Country’s Entry Points

Greece will implement "precautionary measures" at the country's entry points following the outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa.
Posted On 06 Aug 2014

Maroulis Travel: Εις μνήμη Μάριου Τριβυζά

Με βαθιά οδύνη υποδεχτήκαμε το λυπηρό άγγελμα του θανάτου του Προέδρου της ΓΕΠΟΕΤ, αγαπητού συνάδελφου και εκλεκτού φίλου, του Μάριου Τριβυζά.
Posted On 30 Jun 2014

ΣΕΤΕ: Δήλωση για την απώλεια του Προέδρου της ΓΕΠΟΕΤ, Μάριου Τριβυζά

«Το Διοικητικό Συμβούλιο του ΣΕΤΕ, με μεγάλη θλίψη, αποχαιρετά σήμερα τον καλό φίλο και πρωτεργάτη του ελληνικού τουρισμού Μάριο Τριβυζά».
Posted On 30 Jun 2014

In Memory of Marios Trivizas

Marios Trivizas, tourism entrepreneur and president of the General Pan-Hellenic Federation of Tourism Enterprises (GEPOET) passed away at the age of 85 on Saturday, 28 June, following recent surgery complications.
Posted On 28 Jun 2014

Another “Big, Fat Greek Wedding” To Hit The Big Screen

The Greeks are coming back! A sequel to 2002's box office hit "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" is in the works, according to an announcement by Gold Circle and HBO.
Posted On 28 May 2014

Greek Ferry, Rail, Bus Services To Be Affected By Strike On 9 April

Wednesday, 9 April: 24-hour general strike called by Greece's largest civil service umbrella union ADEDY and the General Confederation of Greek Workers (GSEE).
Posted On 07 Apr 2014

ΗΑΤΤΑ: Νομοσχέδιο του Υπουργείου Ανάπτυξης – Μοιραίο για τον Τουρισμό

HATTA: Να αποσυρθούν οι διατάξεις του νομοσχεδίου που αφορούν στα τουριστικά λεωφορεία, και όσες άλλες είναι προβληματικές, για να μην εξαφανιστεί ένα ολόκληρο κομμάτι της ελλ...
Posted On 28 Mar 2014

Online Poll To Launch For Selection Of New Greek Product Label

A boat, a heart or a column will soon be the new product identification label for Greece, according to the Greek Ministry of Development & Competitiveness.
Posted On 13 Mar 2014

Emirates Will Hold A Career Day In Athens, Greece, On 15 March

The recruitment team of Dubai-based Emirates airline will host a Career Day in Athens, Greece, to meet potential applicants to hire for cabin crew.
Posted On 12 Mar 2014

New Technologies: Essential For Greek Tourism

The importance of technology for the development of Greek tourism and the widespread use of new applications were analyzed at a special event in Athens held on the occasion of the Greek Presidency of the EU Council.
Posted On 11 Mar 2014

UNWTO, UNODC and UNESCO Launch Anti-Trafficking Campaign

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) have joined forces to promote a global campaign urging travellers to support the fight against a number...
Posted On 07 Mar 2014

In Memory of Vagelis Carayanides

Vagelis Carayanides, the owner and manager of Carayanides Travel & Tourism, died on Tuesday 18 February 2014. He was 76.
Posted On 19 Feb 2014