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SETE Says ‘No’ to Hotspots at Greece’s Tourist Destinations

The Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE), representing over 50,000 businesses, is calling on the government to reconsider a plan to construct so-called hotspots, or refugee registration centers, at major tourist locations across the country.

Summer Blow to Greece’s Small Hospitality Businesses, Viability at Risk

Small accommodation businesses active in tourism have taken a blow this year, recording decreased arrivals and overnight stays as well as diminishing revenue, according to the Confederation of Entrepreneurs of Greek Tourism Enterprises (SETKE).

Passenger Traffic up by 10% at Athens Airport in August

Passenger traffic through Athens International Airport (AIA) climbed 10 percent from a year earlier to 2.37 million people in August.

Greek Berkeley Student Wins Oscar for Refugee Crisis Film

Daphne Matziaraki is one of 17 students to win during the 43rd Student Academy Awards competition in Los Angeles this week out of 1,749 submissions, joining the ranks of past winners Pete Docter, Spike Lee and Robert Zemeckis.

South African Airways Marks US-Ghana Route’s 1-year Birthday

South African Airways (SAA) is celebrating its one-year anniversary of flights between the US and Ghana via its nonstop route launched last year between Accra’s Kotoka International Airport and the Washington, DC - Dulles International Airport.

‘Sun:Set’ Party by Alexandros Christopoulos @ Navona, Thessaloniki

Award-winning Greek DJ Alexandros Christopoulos will hit the decks of the Navona Italian Bar Restaurant at the Makedonia Palace in Thessaloniki.

First UNWTO Wine Tourism Conference Gathers Experts from Around the World

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), in collaboration with the Georgian National Tourism Administration, is organizing the 1st UNWTO Global Conference on Wine Tourism in the Kakheti wine region of Georgia on September 7-9.

SWISS Now Offers à la carte Meals in Economy Class

Swiss International Air Lines is further expanding its SWISS Choice product and now offers its Economy Class travellers a range of à la carte meals on its long-haul flights from Switzerland.

Pioneering Greeks: Yiannis Kalogerakis, Anthropocentric Trainer of Corporate Executives

This week the "Pioneering Greeks" column introduces Yiannis Kalogerakis, an anthropocentric trainer for corporate executives and speaker at corporate conferences.

Πανεπιστήμιο Αιγαίου: Μεταπτυχιακό Δίπλωμα Ειδίκευσης στο Σχεδιασμό, Διοίκηση και Πολιτική του Τουρισμού

Το Διατμηματικό Μεταπτυχιακό Πρόγραμμα Σπουδών «Σχεδιασμός, Διοίκηση και Πολιτική του Τουρισμού» του Πανεπιστημίου Αιγαίου προσκαλεί όσους ενδιαφέρονται να υποβάλουν αιτήσεις για το ακαδημαϊκό έτος...