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UNWTO: Greece Makes Top 10 Of Largest International Tourism Earners In 2013

Greece is included in the top 10 of the destinations that saw a double-digit growth in international tourism receipts in the first nine months of 2013, according to UNWTO data.

Thessaloniki To Be Promoted By Private Marketing Company

Greece's northern and second-largest city of Thessaloniki will be promoted as an attractive tourism destination to international markets through strategic marketing, public relations, innovative thinking, ideas and expertise.

GNTO To Support Greece At Upcoming “International Green Week” In Berlin

Greece's participation in the upcoming International Green Week Berlin, the world's biggest fair for food, agriculture and horticulture, will be held under the auspices of two Greek ministries and the Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO).

Helexpo Palace Renamed “Helexpo Maroussi”

TIF–Helexpo announced on 18 December that it will change the name of the Attica exhibition and conference center Helexpo Palace to "Helexpo Maroussi."

Low Cost Travel To Greece’s Saronic Gulf Islands By New Consortium

A new joint venture of ferry boats has launched in Greece under the title "Consortium of Saronic Ferries" and offers trips to islands close to Athens at a very low price.

Greece’s Ancient Messene To Be Nominated To UNESCO World Heritage List

Ancient Messene has been included on Greece's tentative list of sites and monuments for potential nomination for UNESCO World Heritage Status.

Swiss Firm Acquires Remaining 49% Stake Of Hellenic Duty Free

Swiss travel retailer Dufry recently completed the acquisition of the remaining 49 percent equity stake in Hellenic Duty Free from Folli Follie Group.