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MoU to Bring New Era in Greece-Egypt Tourism Relations

Greece and Egypt will initiate a new era in tourism relations with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Alternate Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura and her Egyptian counterpart, Hisham Zaazou.

Athenian Society Seeks Legal Recourse Over Parthenon Marbles

A local cultural group, the Athenian Society, has decided this week to appeal to the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) against Britain for its unwillingness to participate in mediation talks under the Intergovernmental Committee for Promoting the Return of Cultural Property...

HATTA Urges Farmers to Allow Traveling Students Through Roadblocks

The Hellenic Association of Travel & Tourist Agencies (HATTA) is calling on Greek farmers to show understanding and allow coaches carrying students on their annual school trips to pass through the roadblocks across national highways.

Pioneering Greeks – Father Antonios, Priest and Founder of “Arc of the World Foundation”

This week, the "Pioneering Greeks" column introduces Father Antonios, who has created the non profitable organization “Arc of the World” along with a group of volunteers.

Athens College Alumni Association Launches Initiative to Support Tourism Startups

The Culture, Events & Travel Club (CET) of the Athens College Alumni Association (SAKA) has launched the "CET Startup Talks" initiative which is aimed at introducing and supporting tourism startup companies in Greece.

Air Serbia Announces Athens-New York Special Fares

Air Serbia has announced special introductory fares on one-stop flights from Athens to New York via Belgrade.

British Airways, Iberia Select Travelport’s Airline Merchandising Technology

Travelport has announced new agreements with British Airways and Iberia that sees both airlines sign up for its airline merchandising solution, Travelport Rich Content and Branding.

New ‘Hands Free Hotelier’ Service for Greek Hotels Kicks Off

The “Hands Free Hotelier”, an innovative service aimed to make life easier for today’s hotelier by managing bookings, sales and online marketing, was officially launched during the recent HORECA expo in Athens.

BBC World Questions: Europe and Greece

The BBC is inviting members of the public to put questions about Greece and Europe to a panel of politicians and thinkers at the Athens edition of BBC World Questions.