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WTM 2016: New Flights to Greece in Summer 2017

A number of new flight routes from the UK to popular destinations in Greece are expected to launch for summer 2017, according to information provided at the World Travel Market (WTM) London.

Greek FinMin May Slap Short-term Rentals with 5% Tax

In efforts to tackle illegitimate home rentals, stem the practice which appears to be taking a bite out of the accommodation business and bring in much-needed cash to state coffers, the Greek finance ministry is considering taxing short-term leases by 5 percent.

WTM 2016: SETE Chief Says Sectors Can Work with Tourism to Boost Greek Economy

Tourism can contribute to further growth and play a crucial role in restoring the Greek economy by involving other sectors, Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE) President Andreas Andreadis said on Monday, ahead of the World Travel Market held in London this week.

WTM 2016: Historian Bettany Hughes Invites All to Chios

Known for her love for Chios, English historian, author, and broadcaster Bettany Hughes was the special guest at a promotional event for the island held at the Greek stand during the World Travel Market (WTM) London 2016.

Greece’s Aegean Islands Stand Out at WTM 2016

The stand of the South Aegean Region at this year's World Travel Market (WTM) London is surely one of the most talked about in the Greek section.

Melia Athens Renews Deal for Operations, Management

The Muskita Group through GM Hotel - Tourist Enterprises SA renewed its collaboration with Spanish chain Melia Hotels International for the operation of the Melia Athens this week.

WTM 2016: Terrorism is Main Concern for Holidaymakers and Industry

Terrorism is the number-one concern for British holidaymakers, while travel industry bosses say terror attacks have had the greatest impact on their business in the past year, reveals research released during the World Travel Market London 2016.

Cretan Daily Cruises Returns in April 2017 with Journeys to Paradise Crete Destinations

On the occasion of the closing of the season 2016, Cretan Daily Cruises thanks its cruises' passengers, cooperators and friends, who were with them during another exciting summer.

WTM 2016: Partnerships and Collaboration are Key to Tourism Success

Collaboration between the public and private sectors was a key theme on the second day of the World Travel Market (WTM) London, as destinations, operators, airlines and ministers debated ways to boost travel and tourism around the world.

World Travel Market London 2016 Celebrates 10th WTM World Responsible Tourism Day

2016 saw the 10th anniversary of the responsible tourism programme at World Travel Market (WTM) London discuss responsible tourism issues with some of the movement’s pioneers. “Responsible tourism should be the backbone of the industry”, WTM London Senior Director, Simon Press,...