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Greek Hoteliers Welcome New Social Tourism Program

The subsidized social tourism holiday program that was canceled last year will re-launch this fall, according to an announcement made on 22 May by Greek Labor Minister Yiannis Vroutsis.
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ΞΕΕ: Εφαρμογή προγράμματος Κοινωνικού Τουρισμού για 100.000 δικαιούχους

Την εφαρμογή προγράμματος Κοινωνικού Τουρισμού για 100.000 δικαιούχους ανακοίνωσε ο υπουργός Εργασίας, Κοινωνικής Ασφάλισης και Πρόνοιας κ. Γιάννης Βρούτσης στο πλαίσιο της σημερινής παρουσίας του στο Διοικητικό Συμβούλιο του Ξενοδοχειακού Επιμελ...
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Report: Greek Bathing Sites Have Excellent Quality

The excellent water quality of bathing sites in Greece was confirmed in this year's annual report on bathing water quality in Europe, released recently in Brussels by the European Environment Agency.
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Maritime Tourism High On Greek Government’s Agenda

The development of marine and cruise tourism is a high priority for the government, according to recent statements made by the secretary general of the Greek Tourism Ministry, Anastasios Liaskos.
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Greek Hotel Prices Drop This Summer

Greece is welcoming summer 2013 with hotel prices down by 15 percent compared to 2012 with the average nightly rate standing at 78 euros, according to data released recently for the month of May by online booking company Trivago. The average nightly rate was 92 euros last year.
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Ideales Receives Gold Award In Corporate Responsibility

Greek swimming pool and spa construction company Ideales was recently honored with the "gold award" by the Corporate Responsibility Institute (CRI).
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Crete To Shine In Athens This Weekend

The local products, traditional dishes and tourism services of Crete will be displayed 24-27 May 2013 at the TAE KWON DO stadium in Athens, at the exhibition “Crete: The Great Meeting” organized by Promexpo and the Region of Crete.
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Emirates’ Airbus A380 To Be Launched To Brisbane, Auckland

Emirates will operate the A380 on the Dubai to Brisbane and Auckland route from 1 October 2013. Brisbane will become Emirates’ third Australian destination.
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Etihad Boosts Services At Abu Dhabi Airport With New Acquisitions

Etihad Airways has finalized the agreement to acquire three airport services companies that will accelerate and consolidate the development of in-flight catering services, ground handling and cargo operations at Abu Dhabi International Airport.
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Russel Crowe Tweets “Yassou Mykonos”

"How is it that I've lived 49 years on this planet but never been to the Greek islands before?" academy award-winning actor Russell Crowe recently wrote on his twitter account.