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Athens Nominated for ‘Best European Destination 2018’ Title

Athens, Greece, has been nominated for the title of “Best European Destination 2018” in the European Best Destinations (EBD) online competition.

Greek Tourism Receives Positive Messages from Spain for 2018

Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura said that she received positive messages from the Spanish market during her visit to the FITUR trade show in Madrid.

Amendment for ‘Stayover Tax’ Tabled in Greek Parliament

An amendment to the law of the "stayover tax", already being charged since January 1 at hotels and rooms-to-let across Greece, has been tabled in Greek Parliament.

Greek Yacht Owners Oppose Alimos Marina Privatization

The privatization of the 1,250-position Alimos marina, one of the largest in Greece, has run into opposition by professional yacht owners.

EU Sets Out to Tackle Plastic Waste, Spur Innovation with New Strategy

The EU has launched a strategy to deal with plastic waste to safeguard the environment while seeking to spur innovation in this direction.

Greece’s HATTA Travel Agents Body Marks 90 Years of Action

The Hellenic Association of Travel & Tourist Agencies (HATTA) recently celebrated nine decades of action during a special event in Athens.

Emirates Orders 36 A380s Worth $16b

Emirates has announced a US$ 16 billion deal for 36 additional Airbus A380 aircraft, this way providing stability to the A380 production line.

Registration Still Open for 8th MCE Central & Eastern Europe Forum in Zagreb

Key MICE solution providers are set to meet in Zagreb, Croatia, on February 18-20 for the 8th MCE Central & Eastern Europe Forum.

Travelife for Tour Operators Achieves ‘GSTC-Accredited’ Status

The Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) recently announced that the Travelife for Tour Operators program has achieved the "GSTC-Accredited" status.

Volotea Closes 2017 as Fifth Most Punctual Low-cost Airline in Europe

Volotea was announced as the fifth most punctual low-cost airline in Europe for the month of December 2017, by FlightStats.

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