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Tourism Ministry Teams Up With ELSTAT

The Greek Tourism Ministry and the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) signed a memorandum of cooperation yesterday, 16 January, establishing the basis for a sustainable exchange of statistical data on tourism.
2013 Year Of Gastronomy In Santorini

2013: Year Of Gastronomy In Santorini

The Municipality of Thira, Santorini, proclaimed 2013 as the “Year Of Gastronomy in Santorini” and will promote its local gastronomy as a pole of attraction for tourists.

Greek Hotel Profits Hit By Domestic Tourism Plunge

The target of 17 million tourists is achievable for this summer season but Greek tourism will continue to face serious problems and declining revenue as a result of hotel discounts and the “overpricing regime,” the president of the Hellenic Federation of Hoteliers, Yiannis...

HATTA Joins Travelife Scheme

The Hellenic Association of Travel and Tourist Agencies (HATTA) announced yesterday, 16 January, that it was joining the new EU project “Corporate Social Responsibility Training and Certification in the Travel Sector” (CSR Tour) under the Leonardo da Vinci 2012 program.
Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)

SWISS Sets New Yearly Record For Passengers Carried

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) transported a total of 15,816,469 passengers in 2012 – the largest annual volume in the history of Swiss aviation.

In memoriam: Vasilis Pappas, Argo Travel

Εις μνήμη του Βασίλη Παππά, Argo Travel, 1968-2012 Ο ΒΑΣΙΛΗΣ – ΤΟ ΠΑΛΛΗΚΑΡΙ Ποτέ, άλλοτε, δεν μίλησα σε τέτοιες στιγμές… Αυτή η εξαίρεσις οφείλεται στην ανάγκη, που αισθάνομαι, να αποδώσω φόρο τιμής στον εκδημήσαντα συνάδελφο μας το Βασίλη. Τον γνώρισα, μικρό παιδάκ...